Brooks Mission Statement

The Brooks College of Interdisciplinary Studies, one of the few interdisciplinary colleges in the nation, provides Grand Valley and the community with experiences, expertise, and programming that deepens our understanding of the world around us. The College does this through its innovative curriculum and by providing students with high-impact learning experiences like service learning projects, study abroad opportunities, internships, living and learning communities, and intensive writing and research opportunities.

Community Reading Project

19-Month Leadership Degree Program

Civil Discourse


Different Waters: 30 Years in the Amazon

Different Waters: 30 Years in the Amazon

December 1, 2015 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Come join us for a reception for professor Jim Penn's wall of photographs in Lake Ontario Hall. For more information visit Light refreshments and food will be served. 

7th Annual Local History Roundtable

7th Annual Local History Roundtable

March 24, 2016 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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