Grand Valley, area colleges host career fair: More than 1,000 students and alumni from West Michigan are expected to attend Grand Valley State University’s Winter Career Fair on Feb. 23. Hosted by Career Services at Grand Valley and supported by area colleges, nearly 150 employers will be present from a variety of sectors including business, non-profit and health care. The event is for college students and alumni from Grand Valley and supporting colleges only and does not require a fee. The event will run from 1 to 5 p.m. at the DeVos Place Convention Center, 303 Monroe Ave. in downtown Grand Rapids. Supporting colleges include Aquinas College, Baker College, Calvin College, Cornerstone University, Davenport University, Ferris State University, Grand Rapids Community College, Hope College, Kendall College of Art & Design, Muskegon Community College and Western Michigan University. Participant pre-registration is not required; students should bring their student ID. Online employer registration is currently open for new and returning employers. Visit www.gvsu.edu/careerfairs for registration information.