GVL / Emily Frye
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.

Laker Kickoff sees changes for 2016

For the incoming class of 2020, the Laker Traditions team has prepared the Laker For a Lifetime Kickoff event to celebrate a new journey at Grand Valley State University Aug. 24. According to the coordinator for this tradition, student Julia Sturvist, who has planned a Hawaiian-Luau theme for the event, “this is the first time freshmen have no boundaries.”

GVL / Claire Fisher - The Yavin IV Saxophone Quartet perform at Eerkshire Middle School in Beverly Hills, MI on May 3, 2016.

GV Saxophone studio spreads their love of music

Traveling around the state, performing for young music students and answering some outrageous questions, the saxophone studio at Grand Valley State University is continuing their work this summer with an outreach tour for elementary school, middle school and high school band programs.