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Davenport University joins Lansing Promise to enhance scholarships for Lansing students

Today Davenport University and the Lansing Promise announced a new partnership to create more scholarships for Lansing students. Through this […]

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Why I Give… as a first-generation graduate

The Davenport University Foundation strives to provide scholarship support to every student in need. Last year, 39% of students received […]

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Campus Visit 101: A high school student’s guide to getting the most out of a college tour

Spring is in the air, and that means it’s college campus tour season. Narrowing down your college choices can be […]

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Davenport welcomes Dr. Amy Mansfield

As the new Dean of the Donald W. Maine College of Business and the College of Technology, Dr. Amy Mansfield […]

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Davenport offers free course to help unemployed skill-up and land their next job

(Grand Rapids, Mich. – April 23, 2020)  Davenport University announced today it will offer a free career-focused class to individuals […]

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Bringing Innovative Strategies to Rural Communities

Davenport’s 2019 Young Alumni Award recipient Valarie Handy ’08 considers herself a translator for rural communities. Handy works as an […]

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Improving the lives of children and families across Southeast Michigan

Described as a transformational leader, Kylee Mitchell Wells ‘03, was hired at Ballmer Group in December 2017 as Executive Director – Southeast […]

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Davenport University occupational therapy students build sensory room to benefit children at Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center

Students at Grand Rapids Child Discovery Center (GRCDC) will now have a place to escape from sensory overload and experience […]

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An inspiring legacy continues through the Eileen DeVries Family Foundation at Davenport

Eileen DeVries leaves a legacy that is inspiring! A nationally recognized leader in her profession as former senior vice president […]

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Davenport’s Detroit Campus now officially open

On Feb. 7, 2019, Davenport University officially opened its Detroit campus with a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house. Davenport […]

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