Academic Excellence

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Events

Shared Passion: A Gift of the Stuart and Barbara Padnos Foundation Collection

Shared Passion: A Gift of the... Stuart and Barbara Padnos Foundation Collection

Today, 10am - 5pm
Throughout their long marriage, businessman and philanthropist Stuart Padnos and his wife Barbara amassed a notable collection of art filling their waterfront home in Holland, Michigan. The collection served as an overview of both European and American art of the twentieth century and as a...
Open Everything exhibit

Open Everything exhibit

Tomorrow, All Day
Come explore the concept of "information as a commodity" and learn more about issues surrounding access to information. The exhibit is interactive and encourages visitors to explore Open Access, Open Data, Open Education Resources, and Open Source Software.
Les Nabis: French Prophets of Modern Art, A Selection from the Robert L. Hoskins and Erwin A. Raible Collection of Fin de Siècle French Prints. A Gift of Elaine Rutowski Shay

Les Nabis: French Prophets of... Modern Art, A Selection from the Robert L. Hoskins and Erwin A. Raible Collection of Fin de Siècle French Prints. A Gift of Elaine Rutowski Shay

Tomorrow, 7am - 7pm
The word “Nabis” means prophet in Hebrew and Arabic and was a term applied to a rebellious group of young art students at the Académie Julian in Paris, France. The poet Henri Cazalis (1840 - 1909) coined the term “Les Nabis” by drawing parallels between these...

News

Campus Life Night set for Tuesday

Campus Life Night set for Tuesday

Thousands of students are expected at Campus Life Night September 2 in parking lot C.
Time-lapse video documents Class of 2018 photo shoot

Time-lapse video documents Class of 2018... photo shoot

A time-lapse video captures the Class of 2018 photo shoot, when thousands of new students gathered in Lubbers... Stadium August 21.
New Music Ensemble CDs featured on iTunes Classical

New Music Ensemble CDs featured on iTunes... Classical

Two CDs recorded by the Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble are being featured this week on the front... page of iTunes Classical.