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Student organization targets diversity at GVSU

Across the nation, universities and their students have been paying more attention to student demographics. At Grand Valley State University, the vast majority of Lakers identify as white. Now, the Student Diversity Coalition seeks to shine light on an issue they believe requires more attent


GVSU Best Buddies gives friendship a new name

HEADLINE: GVSU Best Buddies gives friendship a new name BY: Jenna Schook Email: Trial article none yet In a time when being different is not accepted, it is important to see that there are people all over the world who are willing to give their time and friendship to the people who may need it the most; that is what Best Buddies is all about.

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Alternative break trips

Alternative Breaks celebrates 25 years at GVSU

Grand Valley State University offers a wide array of organizations and volunteer opportunities for students to get involved. From acapella to beekeeping and even ballroom dancing, there is something to suit everyone. One of GVSU’s more well-known student organizations is Alternative Breaks.

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Saving the bees

Honeybees help to pollinate over one-third of the food that is produced in the U.S., but recently they have been facing many problems. That’s why the GVSU Beekeepers want to raise awareness and educate people about bees.