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"Being a Laker is for a lifetime. So once you are a Laker, you will always be a Laker. Everywhere you go, you will always remember that you are a Laker and that you are always a part of the family." - Christina Chong Tsen Yee, advertising and public relations major See more


Different Waters: Thirty Years in the Western Amazon

Different Waters: Thirty Years... in the Western Amazon

Today, 8am - 5pm
Experience a land of rivers remarkably different from Western Michigan. Over the past thirty years, GVSU professor Dr. Jim Penn has repeatedly traveled to the Loreto Region of Peru, South America, participating in programs ranging from wildlife research and natural resource management to...
Nothing New Under the Sun

Nothing New Under the Sun

Today, 8am - 5pm
Electric cars and wind turbines really aren't the newest thing in renewable energy technology! Beginning in the late 19th and early 20th centuries a special group of inventors began exploring the potentials for harnessing the energy of the wind and sun. Discover the results of their experiments...
The School of Communications Photography Senior Thesis Exhibition:  Tumultuous

The School of Communications Photography... Senior Thesis Exhibition: Tumultuous

Today, 10am - 5pm
The Photography Program of the School of Communications is honored to present Tumultuous, a photographic exhibition will show the work of twelve student photographers. The exhibit will be open from December 1 to 11 with an opening reception on Thursday, December 3, 5:00-7:00 PM. The photographers...


Climate survey response rate well above national average

Climate survey response rate well above... national average

More than 40 percent of the campus community participated in the myGVSU Climate Survey 2015.
Fall Arts Celebration concludes with holiday celebration

Fall Arts Celebration concludes with holiday... celebration

Stille Nacht: A Celebration of Holiday Music from Europe will take place Monday, December 7, at 7:30 p.m. at...t Fountain Street Church in Grand Rapids.
Exam Cram offers stress-reducing activities

Exam Cram offers stress-reducing activities

A group of campus offices are teaming together to provide a week of fun and stress-reducing events and activities... for students as they study for final exams.