Items Tagged with 'Grand Valley State University'

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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

GVSU introduces Sustainable Food Systems Certificate

The certificate is offered to both degree- and non-degree-seeking students.

February 13, 2015
As higher education costs rise, Grand Valley State University is introducing new ways for people to get the education they need without having to spend the thousands of dollars associated with a four-year degree. Read More

Schools construct Health Careers Pipeline program

MSU med school and GVSU partner with Grand Rapids students.

February 13, 2015
Three area academic institutions are rolling out an innovative program designed to empower high school students to pursue careers in the health professions with the help of college and medical student mentors. Read More

Supporting an active, learning senior community

Several West Michigan colleges and universities offer programs specifically designed for older adults.

February 6, 2015
West Michigan academic institutions are not only providing educational opportunities for traditional students, business professionals and workforce training solutions, but also offering lifelong learning programs to meet the intellectual needs of older adults in the community. Read More

GrandPR offers students real-world experience

GVSU program is one of only a few with national accreditation.

January 30, 2015
Advertising and public relations students at Grand Valley State University aren’t waiting until graduation to gain real-world experience in their future career field. Read More

GVSU and WMU develop supply chain assessment tool

It’s free to small businesses here that turn to the SBDC for help.

January 30, 2015
The Michigan Small Business Development Center at Grand Valley State University and Western Michigan University have jointly developed an online supply chain assessment tool free for small businesses. Read More

Small employer survey measures ACA impact

Many small firms say they plan to stop offering health insurance by 2016.

January 30, 2015
A number of small business employers in West and Southwest Michigan are looking at discontinuing their health insurance plans, as alternative options for employees and premiums for firms increase. Read More

Expect increased expenditures

West Michigan is losing its edge in low-cost health care.

January 16, 2015
West Michigan employers will continue to face challenges when it comes to health care. Read More

Less competition cited as reason for dramatic health cost increases

January 9, 2015
For decades employers in West Michigan have enjoyed lower costs for health care than peers anywhere in Michigan and generally across the United States. Read More

GVSU adds Laker flair to farm-to-table concept

Students are enjoying the fruits of that labor.

November 14, 2014
With roots tracing back to a student-led initiative in 2008, a Grand Valley State University sustainable agricultural project serves up locally grown produce in meals on campus. Read More