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How much does T.Haas make?

GVL/Kevin Sielaff - During this year's freshmen convocation ceremony, those just arriving to the university learned of Grand Valley's core values and what they can accomplish as a member of this school's community. President Haas addressed the freshmen during convocation.

How much does T.Haas make?


“T.Haas” is a name known all across the campuses of Grand Valley State University. Referring to the president of GVSU, Thomas Haas, a majority of students are familiar with his family, his hobbies and most importantly, his Laker pride. But one ...

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How much does T.Haas make?


“T.Haas” is a name known all across the campuses of Grand Valley State University. Referring to the president of GVSU, Thomas Haas, a majority of students are familiar with his family, his hobbies and most importantly, his Laker pride. But one ...

Read More

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Why the Lakers can't run out of Bounds


Picture an undercover police officer. The mental image invokes thoughts of a sly, quick-witted, highly skilled professional. The good ones remain unassuming and unnoticed until it’s time to strike. And when it’s time, the strike is done with a ...

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HerStory series highlights women leadership


On a personal level, getting to know faculty and staff is not something that everyone has the chance to do. Luckily, the Women’s Commission has created an event to highlight women in leadership positions across campus to share their personal stories.

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Facilitating Health


In the "What's Your Problem?" response article in this issue, Grand Valley State University student Caitlin Shea noted that the lack of an exercise facility on the Pew Campus is a missed opportunity for the university to prepare their students for ...

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