GVSU Downtown Toastmasters Club meeting

by (bcilla)

Submitted 09-16-2014 under

“Learn, Speak, Lead!" The GVSU Downtown Toastmasters Club teaches public speaking and leadership skills to students, faculty, administrators, professionals, and anyone in the Grand Rapids community. Members and guests will have the...

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Cupcake shop opens brick and mortar across from Pew Campus

by (erictank)

Submitted 07-22-2014 under NEWS

Scrumptious Cupcakes and Sweetery has recently opened a retail storefront on the corner of Lake Michigan Drive and Seward Avenue across the street from Grand Valley State's Pew Campus on the West Side. Scrumptious has been open at the new...

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GVSU Student Seeks to Raise $39,000 for Kids Over Summer Break

by (KidsHopeUSA)

Submitted 06-25-2014 under NONPROFITS

Grand Valley State University sophomore, Megan Cloutier, has decided to use her summer break to raise money for at-risk student mentoring organization, KIDS HOPE USA. Starting July 2014 and ending in August, Megan will be campaigning to raise $39,...

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Story Matters: Isaac Murray turns love of Grand Rapids into poetry

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 06-19-2014 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. While at various ArtPrize venues throughout the event, The Rapidian's Story Matters...

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Neighborhood butcher shop to open in Eastown

by (erictank)

Submitted 06-10-2014 under NEWS

In a few short weeks Eastown will have its very own neighborhood butcher shop. Located at 1413 Lake Drive in the historically designated building wedged between Robinson Road and Lake Drive sits over 2,000 square feet of a soon to be developed meat...

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Catalyst Radio: Ready To Run helping women hit the campaign trail

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 05-23-2014 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this episode of Catalyst Radio we learn about a training program that helps prepare women for the campaign trail and seek political office. Ready To...

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Story Matters: Renata Horvath applies GVSU learning in urban design to work at DGRI

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 02-17-2014 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. STORY MATTERS. is a story collecting project from The Rapidian and GRTV. The Rapidian's...

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GVSU signs lease at Downtown Market

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 12-23-2013 under NEWS

Grand Rapids Downtown Market, an all-new destination for local food innovation, education and experimentation, announced that Grand Valley State University has signed on to lease space from the Market. Grand Valley faculty and students working...

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Experience Grand Rapids' new program seeks to reach out to visitors

by (valeriegreer)

Submitted 12-11-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Grand Rapids, the second largest city in Michigan, has annual success from ArtPrize and has been crowned “Beer City USA” of 2013. These achievements bring more visitors and tourists.  Experience Grand Rapids (ExperienceGR), a...

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Grand Rapids Teens Fight to Stay 'Above the Influence'

by (TRiO Educationa...)

Submitted 10-30-2013 under NONPROFITS

Close to 100 students from various West Michigan schools flooded various grocery and party stores with one purpose in mind: Stop adults from purchasing alcohol for minors. On Saturday, October 26, Kent County Prevention Coalition brought students...

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