Items Tagged with 'Grand Valley State University'


Experts say wage hike won’t have big effect

Michigan’s minimum wage rate scheduled to hit $12.05 by 2030.

April 12, 2019
Over the next decade, the minimum hourly wage in Michigan will see a nearly $3 increase. Read More

Universities remain proactive in data protection

Growth of online courses means more opportunities for data breaches.

March 22, 2019
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The internet has made it easier for students to take classes, but there are risks involved. Read More

Town hall participants discuss clean energy

Officials point to Integrated Resource Plans as stimulant for advancing the transition.

March 22, 2019
Elected officials, clean energy experts and community members convened last week for a town hall event at Grand Valley State University’s Loosemore Auditorium to discuss Michigan’s transition to clean energy. Read More

Ex-professor donates to GVSU’s advertising and PR program

$15K endowment will allow students to attend national events.

March 15, 2019
Advertising and public relations students at Grand Valley State University soon will be able to utilize a recent donation. Read More

University presidents want more state aid

Proposal would provide 'talented' students with up to $6,000 toward tuition.

March 1, 2019
Education leaders in the state are working to develop a proposal to increase Michigan’s direct-to-student need-based financial aid. Read More

Change Ups: Foster to helm GRAAHI

March 1, 2019
Micah Foster will helm the Grand Rapids African American Health Institute as the nonprofit’s executive director. Read More

Polar vortex drains much of nonprofits’ resources

Organizations extended hours, searched for those stuck in the cold.

February 8, 2019
Nonprofit leaders try to ensure they are prepared for emergencies, but few expected winter weather conditions that closed most of West Michigan for nearly a week. Read More

University collaborating with medical device company

February 5, 2019
A local university and medical device company are working together to investigate how using 3D printing technology can address cost and time barriers to bringing medical devices to market. Read More

University offering digital marketing certifications

December 26, 2018
An area university is offering a new digital marketing professional development program. Read More

College wins grant for senior care

December 25, 2018
A local college has received a grant to provide on-site care to low-income and disabled senior citizens. Read More