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GVSU Engineering Students Create 3D-Printed Device for Child’s Arms [Video]

A team of Grand Valley State University engineering students have created a 3D-printed exoskeleton for Lylah Gritter, a child with a weak version of type 2 spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), to help her become more independent.

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Grand Valley State University Increases Tuition by 3 Percent

The Grand Valley State University Board of Trustees voted on a new budget and set tuition rates for the academic year at its July 10 meeting held on the Allendale Campus.

GVSU's tuition will increase by 3 percent.

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West Michigan Economic Growth is Good, but has Moderated

We continue to hear good news about West Michigan and the local economy, but the latest report from Grand Valley State University says our growth has moderated.

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GVSU’s New $55 Million Science Hall to Open This Fall [Video]

The new P. Douglas Kindschi Hall of Science on Grand Valley State University's Allendale campus is finishing up construction and set to open for classes on August 31.

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New GVSU Bicycle Repair Stations in Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids bicyclists have a few more places to work on their bikes thanks to four new bicycle repair stations installed by Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids.

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GVSU Students and Special Olympics Athletes Form Soccer League [Photos]

A group of Grand Valley State University students and Special Olympics of Michigan athletes have formed a soccer league together to help promote social inclusion.

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GVSU Competing at International Collegiate Racing Event

A group of Grand Valley State University students are competing at one of the world’s largest collegiate autocross car competitions May 13-16 at Michigan International Speedway.

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GVSU Surprises 100,000th Graduate With $1,000 Check

Grand Valley State University celebrated its 100,000th graduate on Saturday, April 25.

GVSU awarded the student with a $1,000 check and other prizes.

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New Development Downtown on West Fulton to Bring More Quality College Housing

Rockford Construction announced that they have closed on the final parcel of land and will be breaking ground this month on quality, market rate housing with college students in mind in Grand Rapids’ West Side neighborhood. Fulton Place will be located on Fulton Street West, between Lexington and Seward Streets.

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GVSU Baton Twirler Moriah Muscaro Finishes Fourth at World Championships [Photos/Videos]

Moriah Muscaro, of Grand Valley State University, competed as part of Team USA in the Baton Solo Event category at the World Baton Twirling Championships in Italy this month.

She took fourth place in the international event.

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What is Life Like as an Undocumented Immigrant? Find Out Thursday at GVSU Downtown

One of the true hot buttons in American politics today is immigration reform with strong feeling on both sides of the issue. However, one of the sides we haven't heard much from are immigrants themselves, especially undocumented immigrants. What is their life like?

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West Michigan Preparing for Go Orange Day with Orange Smiles [Photos]

This Friday, Kids’ Food Basket and dozens of schools, businesses and organizations will wear orange to raise awareness of childhood hunger in West Michigan.

Many are getting a jump-start on Go Orange Day with big orange smiles!

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