Items Tagged with 'Grand Valley State University'

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Inside Track: Engaging the community

Jesse Bernal’s commitment to inclusion and equity stems from his experiences growing up in a small town in southern Texas.

July 3, 2015
Jesse Bernal recognizes it is the impact of the individual that provides direct meaning for his commitment to social justice. Read More

Where the West Michigan corporations went

GVSU professor says companies need to be ‘bears’ or risk being acquired.

May 29, 2015
A 23-year faculty member at the GVSU Seidman College of Business plans to study what happened to some well-known publicly traded companies that once were headquartered in West Michigan. Read More

World Trade Week looks at Latin American markets

May 1, 2015
World Trade Week in West Michigan will have a decidedly Latin American flair. Read More

GVSU creates $730M ripple effect

May 1, 2015
Based on an annual study examining the economic benefit of its presence in the region, Grand Valley State University generated roughly $730 million in the 2013-2014 academic year. Read More

Public-private team seeks to bring EV Airway Innovation to market

GVSU student plays integral role in developing ‘foolproof’ breathing tube.

April 24, 2015
A West Michigan graduate student has designed a medical device in collaboration with Spectrum Health Innovations and clinical staff to reduce risk to patients during hospital stays. Read More

Connecting encore entrepreneurs

Joint workshop brings business veterans and resources together.

April 10, 2015
A workshop intended to improve older entrepreneurs’ success at an encore performance in business is coming to Grand Rapids this week. Read More

Deepening the talent pool

Mercy Health builds bridges with educational and workforce partners.

April 3, 2015
Representatives from academic institutions and workforce agencies met employees of Mercy Health halfway during a recent conference. Read More

Teaching small biz owners how to get loans

The SBA is funding Getting to Yes! training at GVSU.

March 27, 2015
The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Michigan District Office, in conjunction with the Michigan Small Business Development Center at Grand Valley State University, is bringing “Getting to Yes!” training to West Michigan. Read More

Greater GR residents have a voice on issues

Survey of 3,000 captures perceptions and reveals geographic disparities.

March 20, 2015
The Johnson Center at Grand Valley State University has released the findings from a community survey to prompt discussion about disparities revealed by participating Grand Rapids residents. Read More

Grand Valley State team wins CFA challenge

February 20, 2015
A team from Grand Valley State University won the 2015 CFA Institute Research Challenge local competition and now advances to the Americas Regional financial analysis competition in Atlanta April 15-16. Read More