Student Life’s 'Become More Guide' helps Lakers learn about GVSU organizations, opportunities

The "Become More Guide" is a digital and print magazine designed by a graphic design student at Grand Valley State University and put out by the Office of Student Life in the Kirkof Center. Five thousand guides are printed each year and handed out to students during Transitions and distributed to other school departments. The guide is split into sections that detail various activities and organizations that students can become a part of.

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Arts briefs 8/28/17

The Grand Valley State University Padnos International Center will host its "Global Laker Alumni Happy Hour" Tuesday, Aug. 29, at Monarch’s Club in Grand Rapids.

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The class of 2019 enjoying a night of dancing at the kick-off party on the Wednesday evening. The event included free pizza and a dj for a night full of fun after the transitions events.

GVSU to host annual Laker Kickoff Party to welcome new students

The Laker Traditions team will host its annual Laker Kickoff Party Friday, Aug. 25, from 9 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. in Parking Lot A on the Allendale Campus to welcome Lakers, particularly incoming freshmen, to Grand Valley State University. Although this event is associated with freshmen because they make up the majority of the attendees, everyone is welcome to join the celebration of a new journey at GVSU.

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GVSU to host annual Fall Arts Celebration

The Fall Arts Celebration, held annually by Grand Valley State University, will begin Monday, Sept. 11, and will run through Monday, Dec. 4. This seasonal event was created to enrich the arts and humanities in the West Michigan community, as well as to give students opportunities to see local and national art throughout the autumn season.

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GVSU Laker Familia Orientation kicks off fall semester

The 2017 Laker Familia Orientation is a three-day program designed specifically to welcome Latino/a students to Grand Valley State University. The program provides students with a personal welcome to campus; opportunities to connect with fellow students, faculty and staff; and tools for navigating many campus and community resources.

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