Shannon Brummeler of Rockford, Michigan has been awarded the Excellence in a Discipline Award for Social Work from Grand Valley State University. Brummeler is a graduate of Rockford High School.
The Excellence in a Discipline Award honors one undergraduate student and one graduate student in each academic major. Faculty from each department select the award recipient for their academic major.
Grand Valley is dedicated to providing a rich learning environment for students, offering a wide range of majors and hands-on research opportunities. Highly credentialed and responsive faculty and individual advisors and mentors promote a liberal education that teaches students critical thinking and problem-solving.