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Women’s Center EqualiTea event sparks conversation

(03/31/13 7:53pm)

Activists, students, faculty and staff came together to discuss literature, politics and reform at EqualiTea, an annual event held in honor of March being Women’s History Month. The event was presented by the Grand Valley State University Women’s Center and co-sponsored by The American Association of University Women Grand Rapids Chapter on March 26 from 3-5 p.m.








Grand Valley students talk healthy aging at fair

(07/23/13 11:53am)

"Healthy Aging in the Community," a health fair recently organized by a group of second year students in the Grand Valley State University occupational therapy program, demonstrated July 15 to local community members how to age comfortably in their own homes. The event, which took place at Pottawatomie Park in Grand Haven, was put on in accordance with the requirements of the GVSU occupational therapy program, in which students are required to complete a master’s thesis.


Study Abroad introduces new search engine

(08/25/13 5:59pm)

The Grand Valley State University Padnos International Center is kicking off the school year by making the Study Abroad option a little easier for students. Along with planning several new events to raise awareness of opportunities abroad, the center has also developed a new search engine that helps students more efficiently browse for an appealing study abroad experience.