College of Education to hold convocation

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Grand Valley State University’s College of Education will honor a geology professor during its convocation ceremony on December 10. About 135 graduates are expected to participate. The ceremony is a precursor to Grand Valley’s Commencement Ceremonies scheduled for December 11 at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids.

Convocation will take place:
Friday, December 10, at 7 p.m.
Ambassador Ballroom of the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
Downtown Grand Rapids

During convocation, The Outstanding Alumni Award Winner for Outstanding Educator will  be presented to Geology professor Larry A. Fegel (Class of 1973). Fegel is being recognized as a leader in an impressive number of projects and activities that have had a significant and lasting impact on science education in the region at all levels, especially his distinguished work to help develop the Kent Intermediate School District (KISD) science curriculum.

For more information contact Forrest Clift in the College of Education at (616) 331-6230 or Grand Valley News and Information Services at (616) 331-2221.