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Most Recent Events

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
7:00am - 7:00pm 10/22/14

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.

Where: West Wall Gallery, L. V. Eberhard Center, Robert C. Pew Grand Rapids Campus


Takng the Seas: The Rise of the American Aircraft Carrier
9:00am - 5:00pm 10/22/14

For one hundred years, aircraft carriers have launched their planes over the seas, assuring the fleet and soldiers ashore air superiority and support in the far-flung corners of the map, where leaders determine our interests are at risk.

Where:


Bernar Venet at Meijer Gardens
9:00am - 5:00pm 10/22/14

A two year long exhibit showcasing revolutionary sculptor Bernar Venet.

Where: Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, East Beltline Avenue Northeast, Grand Rapids Charter Township, MI, United States


U.S. Involvement in Cent. America/Impacts on Migration Crisis
12:00pm - 12:45pm 10/22/14

U.S. Involvement in Cent.

Where: D-1221 Mackinac Hall


Fireside Chats w/ Karen Libman and Alli Metz
12:00pm - 1:00pm 10/22/14

Karen Libman, Associate Professor in the School of Communications and Alli Metz, Assistant Professor, Theater Education in the School of Communications will lead a discussion on "Staging Acts of Activism: Using Performance for Social Change". All Faculty, Staff and Students are welcome to attend.

Where: Kirkhof Center » Women's Center


Test Your Limits
3:00pm - 6:00pm 10/22/14

Test your limits of strength, endurance, and flexibility by participating in some of our fitness tests such as: Push-Ups Crunches Sit-and-Reach Bioelectrial Impedance Step-Test

Where: Unknown


Master Class: David Shifrin, clarinet. Sponsored by Yamaha and GVSU
4:00pm - 5:30pm 10/22/14

Renown clarinetist David Shifrin, professor of music at Yale University, will present a master class.

Where: Performing Arts Center » 1325 - Sherman Van Solkema Hall


Michigan Secretary of State Candidate Forum
6:00pm - 7:00pm 10/22/14

Grand Valley’s Student Senate is hosting a candidate forum October 22 for Michigan’s Secretary of State race. The forum will take place at 6 p.m.

Where: Eberhard Center


Michigan Secretary of State Candidate Forum
6:00pm - 7:00pm 10/22/14

Grand Valley’s Student Senate is hosting a candidate forum October 22 for Michigan’s Secretary of State race. The forum will take place at 6 p.m.

Where: Eberhard Center


Dinner with 7 Lakers
6:30pm - 8:00pm 10/22/14

Dinner with 7 Lakers is a great opportunity for students to network with alumni, faculty, staff and other professionals.

Where: Alumni House » PERRY DINING ROOM