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GV theatre brings city feel to the stage

The Cast and Crew of Company. GVL/Brianna Olson

GV theatre brings city feel to the stage


By MORIAH GILBERT Published 01/25/15 8:02pm

The comedic musical “Company” will grace the stage of the Grand Valley State University’s Louis Armstrong Theatre starting Jan. 30.


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Botruff overcomes devastating injury, shines

Botruff overcomes devastating injury, shines

Jammie Botruff emerges from the Grand Valley State University locker room wearing a gray GVSU t-shirt and black sweats. She is embraced by her friends and family who made the 58-mile trip to Marquette to watch Gladstone's all-time leading scorer.

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Young Alumni Council preserves GV community ties

Young Alumni Council preserves GV community ties

The Young Alumni Council serves to continue the connection between alumni and the university as they transition from being students to graduating and being on their own. The council was created in 2008 after there was a noted gap between the alumni populations due to a growth of GVSU students around that time.
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Speaking up

Speaking up

Grand Valley State University students gathered in the Grand River Room to hear author and activist Marc Lamont Hill speak about social injustices in the world today and the role of college students to create change.
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Fulton: 'My son mattered'

Fulton: 'My son mattered'

Less than three weeks away from what would have been her son’s 20th birthday, Sybrina Fulton gave the keynote address during Grand Valley State University’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day events.

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GVSU participates in RecycleMania

GVSU participates in RecycleMania

Forming new habits can be a long and trying process. In order to help make positive choices for the environment, Grand Valley State University is using the spirit of competition to help make recycling a part of everyday life.

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French tragedy hits home at  GV

French tragedy hits home at GV

Grand Valley State University French professors hosted an informational meeting on Jan. 14 to discuss the recent Charlie Hebdo terrorist attacks in Paris, France.

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