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GVSU Students Providing Solar Power at ArtPrize

Grand Valley State University students have created an 18-foot, solar energy-producing module which will be on display during ArtPrize.

GVSU students will demonstrate the benefits of solar energy by powering LED lights, playing music and providing a space for anyone to charge their phones.

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ArtPrize Eight Opens Wednesday With Celebration at Rosa Parks Circle

The Grand Valley State University Laker Marching Band, GVSU Dance Company and WGVU Nerd Walk will kick-off ArtPrize Wednesday, September 21, at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids.

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GVSU Sets Record Enrollment With Over 25,000 Students

Grand Valley State University reports they have set new enrollment records including: total enrollment, first-year students, minority students and those living on campus.

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GVSU Offering New Course: Black Lives Matter

Grand Valley State University students will have the opportunity to take a new, one-credit elective course this fall which combines history and discussions about race. The course is named Black Lives Matter.

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West Michigan Economy Grew Stronger in July

A Grand Valley State University economist says the West Michigan economy is a little stronger than it was last month.

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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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