#Grand Valley State University

High school student college program might not be Bound Upward

by (kelseymay)

Submitted 08-05-2015 under OPINION

It takes a stalwart kid to voluntarily attend summer school. Every summer, Grand Valley State University hosts a chapter of Upward Bound, a national program that encourages high school students to embrace a college-bound mindset, preparing for the...

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Transgender advocate and actress Laverne Cox to speak at Grand Valley State University.

by (Whitney Pavlica)

Submitted 03-10-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

On Tuesday March 18, from 7 p.m.- 9 p.m. Grand Valley State University will welcome Laverne Cox to its downtown campus for “Ain't I a Woman: My Journey to Womanhood.”  In her speech, Cox will discuss how the intersections...

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Fishing and entrepreneurship: Miles Smith and the BAHRS

by (Cecile)

Submitted 08-09-2012 under OPINION

(Video by Santiago Murillo) As a fisherman, Miles Smith thought about a technology that would make fishing (or angling) easier. The Break Away Hook Release System gets only one part of the hardware, the treble hook, to break. The B.A....

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