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Grand Valley State University. University Communications

 Organization

Administrative History

University Communications (formerly News & Information Services, until 2014, is a unit of the University Relations Division. It provides a variety of services and products to tell the Grand Valley story to audiences within the university and those reached through the mass media including: Media Relations/News Releases, Photography Services, Crisis Communications, Media Training, Event Support, Live Webcasting, Videography. NIS products include: Forum: A newsletter for faculty and staff members and retirees; GVNow: Video features like "Around Grand Valley" and daily campus news reports are a part of this online publication. Grand Valley Magazine: Quarterly magazine for the Grand Valley community that includes profiles, features, research news and news about alumni and campus events.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

GVSU Press Releases

 Digital Collection
Identifier: GV012-05

University Communications subject files

 Series
Identifier: GV012-19
Scope and Contents Series contains subject files of the Office of University Communications, dating between 1968 and 2015, with the bulk of the materials from 1995 to 2010. Subject files may include newspaper clippings, press releases, reports, and other documents relating to the topic. These materials were used for reference by University Communications staff in the creation of its own articles, press releases, and communications about the university.
Dates: 1968 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1995 - 2010

University Communications. University Vita Files

 Series
Identifier: GV012-03
Scope and Contents Files contain information on Grand Valley State University faculty, staff, administrators and others. Used for background information in publicity and publications. The files may include bio sheets, newspaper clippings, photographs, and obituaries. Also includes faculty directories from President files, 1970. Photographs added when identified.
Dates: 1968-2016

University media files

 Series
Identifier: GV012-02
Abstract University Communications, a unit of the University Relations Division, provides services to tell the Grand Valley story to audiences within the university and those reached through the mass media. University Communications manages duties formerly handled by News & Information Services, Public Relations, and Media Relations, and shares responsibilities of promoting Grand Valley with Institutional Marketing, another division of University Relations. Includes newspaper clippings of people,...
Dates: 1958 - 1983

University press releases

 Collection
Identifier: GV012-05
Abstract University Communications, a unit of the University Relations Division, provides services to tell the Grand Valley story to audiences within the university and those reached through the mass media. University Communications manages duties formerly handled by News & Information Services, Public Relations, and Media Relations, and shares responsibilities of promoting Grand Valley with Institutional Marketing, another division of University Relations. Collection consists of news releases sent...
Dates: 1961-present