Monthly Archive for July, 2015

Alumni Success Story: Nicole Cook ’09

When Davenport University offered Nicole Cook a scholarship to attend the W.A. Lettinga Campus, she had no idea the doors that would open up. By 2nd semester of her first year, she was actively involved in Student Life and was offered a job to help plan Panther Prowl and other student events.  When she graduated in 2009 with her Marketing Degree, she was eager to find a job in her field and that would incorporate her event planning experience.  After a few months as the Fund Development/Marketing Assistant at Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial in Fremont, she decided to venture back to Grand Rapids again and was hired as the Marketing and Events Coordinator for Humane Society of West Michigan (HSWM).  In this role, Nicole handled all Public Relations, Marketing and keep reading…

Scholarship Golf Classic Raffle

Would you like to win $1,000? Well, you still have time! Purchase a Grab a Grand raffle ticket for $20 to enter yourself in the Davenport University Scholarship Golf Classic raffle! 100% of all funds raised from the Grab a Grand raffle benefit student scholarships at DU.

If you are interested, e-mail Erik at to get yours today before they are all gone.

Alumni Success Stories

The Alumni Association is so proud of all the Davenport University alums. As a token of our admiration and appreciation, we would like to showcase your success! Starting next week, we will be featuring successful alums on the DU Alumni social media accounts and monthly e-newsletter. We are looking for all types of alums from different years, degrees, and campuses.  Let us know who we should feature and don’t be afraid to share your personal success story too! Join the alumni success story movement today and contact the alumni office at today!

Look for our first alumni success story on the Davenport University Alumni Association Facebook page on July 30th!