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GVSU and Cornerstone Will Allow Students to Enroll at Both Universities

Presidents from Grand Valley State University and Cornerstone University signed a partnership agreement October 19 that will allow students to concurrently enroll at both universities.

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GVSU’s New Video Board is Nine Times Bigger [Video]

Last week, Grand Valley State University announced that construction has begun on a new video board at Lubbers Stadium.

The new board will be 40 feet tall and 72.5 feet wide, making it nine times bigger than the last video board.

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GVSU’s Meijer Campus in Holland Offering Free Spring Break Classes

Grand Valley State University's Meijer Campus in Holland will offer free classes for elementary, middle and high school students during the week of April 4-8.

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GVSU Robotics Tournament Hosting More Than 1,000 High School Students This Weekend

More than 1,000 high school students from 41 Michigan teams will compete in a robotics tournament at Grand Valley State University today through Saturday.

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GVSU Study Says Over 80 Percent of Grand Rapids Residents Would Give City Grade of ‘A’ or ‘B’

A new study released today by the Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University shows more than 80 percent of Grand Rapids area residents would give the city an overall grade of "A" or "B" as a place to live, but ratings varied widely based on home location, race, education and poverty level.

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GVSU Room and Board Rates Going Up

The Grand Valley State University Board of Trustees has approved an increase in room and board rates for GVSU students.

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Money Magazine Names GVSU one of the ‘Most Improved’ Public Colleges

Grand Valley State University is one of the nation's 14 most improved high-value public colleges according to Money magazine.

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GVSU Students and Faculty Help 3-year-old From Hudsonville With Cerebral Palsy

A team of students and faculty members from Grand Valley State University is working with Gabby Troeger, a 3-year-old girl from Hudsonville who has cerebral palsy.

The team is conducting a study to determine if power mobility training results in changes to the range of activity of children who have multiple and severe disabilities.

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GVSU Football Makes Playoffs, Could Face Second Round Rematch With Ferris State

Grand Valley State University Football has made the NCAA Division II Football Playoffs as a number six seed in Super Regional Four. The Lakers will travel to number three seed Ashland on Saturday.

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‘Interstellar’ Executive Producer to Give Lecture on Galactic Travel via Wormholes

Theoretical physicist and Einstein Medal winner, Kip Thorne, served as an executive producer for Interstellar. The 2014 film explores the idea of traveling across different galaxies via wormholes in space.

Thorne will discuss the topic at this year’s Grand Valley State University Fall Arts Celebration on Monday, November 16.

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GVSU Named One of the Greenest Schools in Country

Grand Valley State University has been named one of the country’s greenest universities for the fourth year in a row by Sierra Club.

GVSU is the highest-ranking Michigan university on the list.

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West Michigan Economy Slows to Normal

Researchers at Grand Valley State University say the economic growth rate in West Michigan has slowed and returned to normal.

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