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First-rate Faculty

"I'm strong on encouraging students to explore the world and helping them unlock this great potential that they may not have known was there. It's a profoundly satisfying job." - Craig Benjamin, History Department See more

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China: The Life of the Civilian

China: The Life of the Civilian

Today, 7am - 7pm
Life in the sprawling city of Kunming, in southwest China, reminded Grand Valley State University student photographer, Megan Lendman of the vitality of Chicago or New York City. Megan’s images of her month-long study trip to Kunming capture both the exotic and the familiar; while exploring...
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

Today, 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...
"The Evolving System" Group Portfolio and Recent Printmaking Work by Bill Hosterman

"The Evolving System" Group Portfolio... and Recent Printmaking Work by Bill Hosterman

Today, 8am - 5pm
Creative new work by GVSU art professor Bill Hosterman in company with a diverse group portfolio he curated. On display from January 5 to March 13, 2015. Free and open to the public.

News

Urban Sustainability to be highlighted during SAAP conference

Urban Sustainability to be highlighted during... SAAP conference

The SAAP Annual Meeting will take place March 5-7 in Grand Rapids.
Average gift increased in 2014 United Way campaign

Average gift increased in 2014 United Way campaign

The average gift from Grand Valley faculty and staff members to United Way during the universitys 2014 campaign... increased by $6 per person, campaign co-chairs Sue Sloop and Steve Lipnicki said.
Faculty successfully explore Reeds Lake steamboat shipwrecks

Faculty successfully explore Reeds Lake... steamboat shipwrecks

A group of faculty, students and community members explored Reeds Lake on February 20.