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GVSU Raises Tuition, Gives Faculty and Staff 2.9 Percent Raise

Today, the Grand Valley State University Board of Trustees approved the budget for fiscal year 2016. The budget includes an increase for tuition and a 2.9 percent raise for staff and faculty.

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99-Year-Old Athletes at the USA Masters Track Championships at GVSU

The USA Masters Track Championships are at GVSU, July 14 - 17.

Over 1,000 athletes will compete. The two oldest are 99 years old and one of them is from Kalamazoo.

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Top Athletes at the USA Masters Track Championships at GVSU

The USA Masters Track Championships are in Allendale at Grand Valley State University, July 14 - 17. Here are the top athletes to watch for!

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Former NFL Player, Hollywood Star and Former Olympians in Grand Rapids for USA Masters Track Championships

Over 1,000 athletes including over 100 from Michigan will compete in this week's USA Masters Track Championships in Allendale at Grand Valley State University.

Among those competing are a former NFL player, a Hollywood actor and former Olympians.

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Slow Growth Returns to West Michigan Economy

The West Michigan economy is back on track as slow growth has returned, according to a Grand Valley State University economist.

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USA Masters Track Championships at GVSU, July 14 – 17

The nation's best will be competing at the USA Track & Field Masters Championships at Grand Valley State University in Allendale from July 14 - 17.

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GVSU Using Horses for Speech Therapy [Photos]

A Grand Valley State University professor is using an emerging speech-language therapy technique to help her patients improve their speech. She's using horses.

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Aerial and Time-Lapse Views of GVSU Solar Power Plant [Video]

Consumers Energy's first solar power plant has opened. The plant is located on Grand Valley State University property.

Take a unique look at the solar power plant with aerial and time-lapse views.

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America’s Diplomats Documentary Film Free to the Public This Wednesday at Ford Museum

Here is an exciting opportunity to learn about America's Diplomats, and the U.S. Foreign Service and policy.

Tomorrow, Wednesday, June 15, the World Affairs Council in partnership with the Gerald R...

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Consumers Energy’s First Solar Power Plant is at GVSU

Last week at Grand Valley State UniversityConsumers Energy celebrated its first solar power plant. The plant covers 17 acres and includes 11,000 Michigan-made solar panels.

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West Michigan Economy Flat, Expected to Rebound

The West Michigan economy is currently flat, but should rebound through the summer, according to a Grand Valley State University economist.

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GVSU Professor Explains Origin of Yooper Dialect

Since 2000, Kathryn Remlinger, professor of English at Grand Valley State University, has been examining Yooper dialect, its relationship to the U.P. and the idea of the Yooper identity.

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