SVSU students to help homeless women and children through 2017 Battle of the Valleys

SVSU students to help homeless women and children through 2017 Battle of the Valleys

Saginaw Valley State University students will direct their passion for supporting the community by raising funds for an organization that helps homeless women with children during the 15th annual “Battle of the Valleys” fundraising competition. SVSU students will raise funds for The Mustard Seed when they compete against their rivals...

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Saginaw Valley State University graduate secures future with The Dow Chemical Company

Saginaw Valley State University graduate secures future with The Dow Chemical Company

As a future accounting asset to The Dow Chemical Company, Kevin Finley crossed the graduation stage in May 2017 with excitement and a firm sense of purpose after five years at Saginaw Valley State University. The Flint native has replaced childhood scars with an ever-present smile, having learned many valuable lessons inside and outside the classroom. “In leadership and...

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All-American running career prepares SVSU grad to serve U.S. Navy as submarine engineer

All-American running career prepares SVSU grad to serve U.S. Navy as submarine engineer

SAGINAW, MI – With exceptional discipline and inspired determination, Joey Southgate became an All-American athlete during a personal best-smashing, storybook-ending final run in May as a track athlete at Saginaw Valley State University. By the end of this week, the Unionville native will begin applying that same discipline and determination...

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SVSU Students Earn Accolades from Enterprise Internship Initiative

SVSU Students Earn Accolades from Enterprise Internship Initiative

A pair of Saginaw Valley State University students showed their commitment to excellence when they were recognized for their outstanding performance at a summer-long internship program with Enterprise Holdings, the corporation largely known for vehicle rental services. Leslie Smith, an SVSU junior from Roseville with a double major in marketing...

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SVSU Honors Retirees

SVSU Honors Retirees

The SVSU Board of Control granted emeritus status to three individuals who have announced their plans to retire from SVSU: Merry Jo Brandimore, Gene Hamilton, and Gladys Zubulake; Brandimore and Hamilton also will have buildings named in their honor, following Board action. Hamilton has served SVSU in a variety of...

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SVSU to Offer New Degree: Master of Arts – Public Administration

SVSU to Offer New Degree: Master of Arts – Public Administration

Saginaw Valley State University has approved a new graduate degree program and will enroll students for the Master of Arts – Public Administration program, beginning with the upcoming fall semester. The program is geared toward students who have completed bachelor’s degrees and are interested in careers or seeking advancement in...

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SVSU Nerouscience Student Honored for Brain Research

SVSU Nerouscience Student Honored for Brain Research

A Saginaw Valley State University student has earned two major accomplishments recently for his dedication in research relating to improving the lives of individuals who have suffered traumatic brain injuries. While attending The Michigan Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience conference last month, Zackary Bowers, a psychology major from Freeland,...

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