Grand Valley State University is educating students to shape their lives, their professions, and their societies. The university contributes to the enrichment of society through excellent teaching, active scholarship, and public service.  Grand Valley is the comprehensive university for the state’s second largest metropolitan area and offers 87 undergraduate and 37 graduate degree programs.

Grand Valley State University was chartered by the Michigan legislature in 1960 in response to the need for a public, four-year college.

President Tom Haas of Grand Valley State University joins host Laurel Hess to discuss its growth in the State of Michigan.

Interview recorded September 21st, 2017.  Hosted by Laurel Hess.