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iPromise brings a different side of sisterhood to GV

GVL/ Courtesy - Jaqueline Smith iPromise

iPromise brings a different side of sisterhood to GV


By JACKIE SMITH Published 09/28/14 2:45pm

Sisterhood remains in the air at Grand Valley State University, even after the Panhellenic Association’s fall recruitment wraps up. Celebrating their one year anniversary on Oct. 4, iPromise is gearing up for what is anticipated to be another great year for the group.


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iPromise Brings a different side of sisterhood to GV

iPromise Brings a different side of sisterhood to GV

Sisterhood remains in the air at Grand Valley State University, even after the Panhellenic Association’s fall recruitment wraps up. Celebrating their one year anniversary on Oct. 4, iPromise is gearing up for what is anticipated to be another great year for the group.

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Experiential learning

Experiential learning

Last Friday, students could be seen in the lawn outside of Kirkhof throwing a discus, racing and even shooting abow and arrow. However it wasn’t a weird track and field meet, it was the 6th annual Paleo-Olympic Games.

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A wild west Family Weekend

Every August, parents of college students bid the common farewell; the type of acknowledgment signifying an acceptance of independence. Just as many students indulge in such freedom, many parents do as well. However on the same token, familial separation can welcome unwanted stress and hardship, which is why Grand Valley State University hosts its annual Family Weekend to serve as a much-needed reunion.

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Founders' ArtPrize entry

Founders' ArtPrize entry

With the boom in the craft beer industry it was only a matter of time before beer was considered art, and that moment came during last year’s ArtPrize.

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Panhellenic Association Prepares for Fall Recruitment

Panhellenic Association Prepares for Fall Recruitment

This weekend, Grand Valley State University will host one of the biggest events of the year, which also serves as one of the most important to the Panhellenic society: fall sorority recruitment. With recruitment starting Friday, Sept. 19, hundreds of girls across campus will come together to find their new homes by rushing a sorority.

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Sustaining inspiration

Every success filters from a dim light bulb. Obstacles hinder the illumination like self-doubt. An internal voice stabs you with a constant reminder that you're not adequate. You're not smart, pretty, rich, creative, fill in the blank. You're not good enough. You weren't granted the same opportunities.

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Making a difference in the community

It’s no secret that Grand Valley State University students are heavily involved on campus. With over 350 student organizations and many volunteer opportunities, it’s not hard for a student to get involved.

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A cappella group, Euphoria, prepares for new season

A cappella group, Euphoria, prepares for new season

This September, the student-run group Euphoria will begin to ease back into the groove of things. The coed a cappella group, one of four a cappella groups on Grand Valley State University's campus, is not your run-of-the-mill singing group. Euphoria provides their own take on music, covering chart topping hits, classic oldies and even beat boxing.

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