College of Community and Public Service

The College of Community and Public Service builds vibrant communities through scholarship, research, and collaboration. Our accomplished faculty and staff members have a wide range of expertise in the arenas of public service, philanthropy, human welfare, hospitality and tourism, and health administration, providing students a dynamic learning experience and empowering communities with quality research and data.

This year the College of Community and Public Service celebrates its tenth year. Find out more about the activities planned to celebrate our amazing students, alumni, faculty, and staff.

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Biomedical researchers help food pantries establish healthy policies

Biomedical researchers help food pantries establish healthy policies

July 14, 2015

Data collected by Grand Valley researchers has helped two Grand Rapids food pantries establish policies and ensure fresh produce and healthy foods are available to their clients.

Grand Valley named a 'greenest college'

Grand Valley named a 'greenest college'

July 06, 2015

Grand Valley has been named one of the country's greenest colleges by Best Colleges.

Students help restore historic lighthouse

Students help restore historic lighthouse

June 19, 2015

Students, faculty and alumni from the hospitality and tourism management program helped clean up Sturgeon Point Lighthouse in Harrisville.

Students work with celebrities at Cannes Film Festival

Students work with celebrities at Cannes Film Festival

June 09, 2015

Fourteen students studying hospitality and tourism management worked behind the scenes at the 68th annual Cannes International Film Festival in France.

Grand Valley celebrates long-standing international partner

Grand Valley celebrates long-standing international partner

June 04, 2015

A Grand Valley delegation traveled to Poland in late May to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Cracow University of Economics and a long-standing international partnership.

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