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Grand Valley and MCC make transfer easier on students

(09/16/12 7:31pm)

Anyone who has ever tried to transfer college credit knows it can be a hassle. But with the new agreement between Grand Valley State University and Montcalm Community College, the process may become a little less painful for some students. “We are excited about this partnership with Montcalm Community College and the value of this agreement for students,” said GVSU President Thomas J.



Allendale Township to change state districts in 2013

(09/26/12 5:14pm)

With the population on the rise in Allendale, the growth is getting ready to affect more than just the overpopulated living space on the local campus. Beginning in 2013, Allendale Charter Township, home to the main Grand Valley State University campus, will shift from the 89th into the 88th district of the Michigan House of Representatives.