Features

Feature articles from The Grand Views Magazine.

Inside & Out

December 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

In 1996, Connie Sobczak and Elizabeth Scott founded the Body Positive Movement to help encourage people of all weights, genders and ethnicicities to be accepting of [...]

The Father Of Viking Catholics

December 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Father Mark Owusu, director of campus ministry for the diocese of Des Moines, has dedicated his life to helping youth find their place in the world. Although he currently [...]

The cost of compliments

December 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Can a compliment be a bad thing? In the moment, no, a compliment can’t be a bad thing, but over time, an excessive amount of compliments could have negative effects on a [...]

What the pho?

December 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

Pho (pronounced “fuh”) is a Vietnamese noodle soup consisting of broth, a selection of herbs, rice noodles and a meat, which is usually beef or chicken. Pho options in [...]

Odd Couples: Weird Double Majors at GV

December 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

  While growing up, some people are taught that they can have any career they want. Many students arrive at Grand View and find new interests. With over 40 different [...]

GV student leadership: don’t be a follower

December 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

College is hard enough between having to maintain grades or focus on hours of extra-curriculars each week, but is your dedication to your studies and clubs enough to land you [...]

Emojis and Improv

December 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Improvisation (improv) is a form of live theater in which the plot, characters and dialogue of the scene are made in the moment. Improv is a treasure in Des Moines that few [...]

Glory Days: Todd Bailey

December 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Todd Bailey is no ordinary videographer. Other than helping communication students with their video projects, he also works in the marketing department. He is one of the many [...]

Glory Days: Kelly and Keith Daniel

December 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

“Don’t go chasing waterfalls. Please stick to the rivers and the lakes that you’re used to.” Does this song ring a bell? It would in Kelly and Keith Daniel’s [...]
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