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Students attend Game of Heros: HOMERATHON 6. A Non-Stop Performance of Homer's ILIAD on Tuesday, October, 10, 2017.

GVSU president, provost speak at biennial 'Homerathon'

The biennial “Homerathon," a 24-hour event put on by the Grand Valley State University classics department, the Classics Society and Eta Sigma Phi, included the reading and performance of Homer’s "The Iliad," an extended piece of literature that stands at the fountainhead of the Greek literary tradition.

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GVL/Mackenzie Bush - Brianna Bost performs at Oppression Out Loud Poetry Slam, presented by Eyes Wide Open, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 in Area 51.

GVSU to welcome poet Denice Frohman for spoken-word performance

As the semester continues, an artistic event such as a poetry reading may offer students a chance to be entertained in the midst of studying for exams, as well as an opportunity to be engaged with thought-provoking ideas. To encourage this, Grand Valley State University will host a spoken-word event featuring award-winning poet Denice Frohman. 

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Opening party for "Reading Time Across Words and Numbers: Visualization Projects" by Heather Corcoran at Millstone Gallery at COCA in St. Louis, Missouri on April 1, 2016.

University libraries to host October art exhibit

To foster learning and interaction with diverse content, the Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons will host various exhibits during the fall semester. Sponsored by Grand Valley State University libraries, “Reading Time Across Words and Numbers: Visualization Projects by Heather Corcoran” will be the next exhibition available to view from Sunday, Oct. 1, to Sunday, Oct. 29.

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