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Documentary follows turnaround at struggling high school

November 13, 2015

Several campus departments are sponsoring a screening of a documentary that highlights how a Washington high school broke the cycle of poverty and violence that affected many of its families. Read More

Police Academy graduation ceremonies

August 25, 2015

Twenty-eight people graduated from the GVSU Police Academy and six graduated from the Military Police Veterans Academy. Read More

Grad student represents Arab Region at UN

August 4, 2015

Shatha Abusrour contributed to the discussions at the United Nations Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Read More

Faculty help develop safety initiatives

March 27, 2015

Faculty members helped create Grand Rapids neighborhood violence reduction initiatives. Read More

Caribbean tourism official to speak at Conference on Americas

March 18, 2015

Caribbean tourism official will discuss sustainable tourism and competing through diversity. Read More

CCPS sabbatical series continues

December 1, 2014

Richard Jelier will present his research from Moscow State University during a CCPS Sabbatical Lunch and Learn Series. Read More

CCPS Sabbatical Lunch & Learn Series

October 10, 2014

Faculty from CCPS will showcase their research in celebration of the college's 10th anniversary. Read More

CCPS celebrates 10 years

September 26, 2014

The College of Community and Public Service, one of the university's three largest colleges, celebrates 10 years with a series of events. Read More

Students from NOBLE leadership conference visit GVSU

July 14, 2014

More than 100 students from the Grand Rapids area, who are attending a youth leadership conference, were able to visit and tour Grand Valley's Pew Grand Rapids Campus July 14. Read More

GVSU to offer master's in philanthropy

April 30, 2014

Grand Valley will offer a Master in Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership degree beginning fall 2014. Read More

GVSU conference on aging well

December 17, 2013

The 9th annual Art & Science of Aging Conference will be held at Grand Valley on February 14. Read More

Congressman greets veterans in GVSU police academy

July 29, 2013

U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga greeted students taking part in the Military Police Basic Training Program at GVSU. Read More

GVSU, Collegiate Network to help nonprofits connect with student volunteers

July 3, 2013

Grand Valley State University will play host to the Fourth Annual Collegiate Network Summer Summit on July 23, where nonprofit organizations can learn how to effectively engage with college students who are looking for meaningful volunteer and service learning experiences. Read More

Three faculty members earn Fulbright awards

May 30, 2013

Three Grand Valley faculty members were named Fulbright Scholars for the 2013-2014 academic year. Read More

Police Academy grads find jobs

October 25, 2012

Nearly all of the recent graduates from the GVSU Police Academy have found jobs in law enforcement. Read More

Candidates talk about justice issues at forum

September 27, 2012

Kent County candidates attended an open forum September 26 at Grand Valley State University. Read More

Johnson Center director, dean among speakers at volunteer week celebration

April 14, 2012

James Edwards, director of the Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University, along with Dean George Grant, of Grand Valley's College of Community and Public Service, will speak at the National Volunteer Week Celebration on Monday, April 16. Read More

Conference discusses transitions in later life

January 24, 2012

National and local experts will discuss strategies for dealing with changes that arise in later life, during the 7th annual Art and Science of Aging Multidisciplinary Conference. Read More

Alumna meets royal couple

July 13, 2011

During their weekend in California, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met countless celebrities, dignitaries and at least one Grand Valley alumna. Read More

Service set for Mulder

November 5, 2010

The College of Community and Public Service will host a celebration of life service for Rodney Mulder. The professor of social work and former dean died September 21 at age 68. Read More

Students inducted into honor society

April 23, 2010

Top undergraduate and graduate students were inducted into Pi Alpha Alpha, the national honor society for public affairs and administration. Read More

Crawley named ACE Fellow

March 31, 2010

William Crawley, associate dean of the College of Community and Public Service, has been named an American Council on Education Fellow for 2010-11. Read More

Student mentors attend national conference

February 23, 2010

A group of Grand Valley State University students will share insights about mentoring with practitioners and academics at the 21st Annual National Youth-at-Risk Conference in Savannah, Georgia from February 28-March 3. The students are members of the Pals Student Mentors program at Grand Valley. Read More

Department reports name change

February 19, 2010

The School of Public and Nonprofit Administration is now known as the School of Public, Nonprofit and Health Administration. The name change became effective January 11. Read More

Grand Valley holds summit on health care reform

January 14, 2010

As lawmakers move closer to passing health care reform, Grand Valley will host some of the nation's foremost policy makers who will give a balanced overview of the largest government-led overhaul ever attempted. Read More