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Grand Valley State University

 Organization

Found in 347 Collections and/or Records:

Office of the Provost administrative files

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: GV004-05
Abstract The chief academic officer of the University. Reporting to her are the deans of the eight instructional colleges and university libraries along with the academic support divisions.These files were used by the Office of the Provost during the time that Glenn A. Niemeyer was Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. The oldest files were created and maintained by his secretary, Ann Baker. Most of the files were reference and information files maintained by Provost Niemeyer and Ann Baker....
Dates: 1970s-1990s

Mary Schneider Ohm GVSC scrapbooks and memorabilia

 Series
Identifier: RHC-76
Collection Description Mary Schneider started collecting memorabilia of her personal and school experiences while at Union High School in Grand Rapids, Michigan and continued through her enrollment in the Pioneer class at Grand Valley. The collection consists of 4 scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, Grand Valley publications, student records and memorabilia, and correspondence from her tenure on the Alumni Association.
Dates: 1960-2010

Gordon Olson research collection

 Collection
Identifier: RHC-37
Collection Description The collection was compiled by Olson during his research for biographies of Michigan entrepreneurs and major donors to GVSU D.J. Angus (1990), Robert B. Annis (1993), William G. Jackson (1996), Fred M. Keller (2000), Clare Jarecki (2001), Leslie E. Tassell (2001). Materials include taped and transcribed interviews, drafts of publications, copies of articles and personal and career related information about the subject of each biography. Published copy of Russel Kirkhof : Mechanic to Millionaire...
Dates: 1983-2001

OMA Newsletter

 Series — Box: 109
Identifier: GV066-01
Abstract Biannual newsletter of the Office of Multicultural Affairs. Published once as Cultural News in 2001 by the Office of Minority Affairs/Multicultural Center. Spring 2001, winter 2004-present.
Dates: 2004-2015

One Cent Stamp

 Series — Box: 64
Identifier: GV017-09
Abstract Newspaper of the experimental School of General Studies under the new name of Thomas Jefferson College. Described as "a non-prophet; non-sensical, one-timely" publication. Winter 1969.
Dates: 1969

Orange Rymd

 Series — Box: 78
Identifier: GV028-29
Abstract Literary publication of writings submitted by students and chosen for publication by editors. 1973.
Dates: 1973

Arnold Ott papers

 Collection
Identifier: RHC-31
Collection Description The Arnold Ott collection documents the life and work of Michigan-born chemist and entrepreneur Arnold Ott from 1917-2008. The collection includes personal papers and biographical information, photographs and stereograph collection, speeches, business records, and records of his participation on the Grand Valley Board of Control from 1960-1988. The collection also includes three scrapbooks documenting the life of Arnold Ott and his wife Marion as well as the Ott Chemical Company and the Otts'...
Dates: 1917-2008

Our Earth Catalog

 Series — Box: 54
Identifier: GV016-15
Abstract Catalog of local resources (schools, medical facilities, restaurants, craft shops, etc.) in the Muskegon, Holland, Grand Rapids area. A take off on Whole Earth Catalog. Catalog offering ideas, advice, and information on alternative lifestyle topics such as occupations, conservation, earth-friendly cooking, and holistic medicine,1973.
Dates: 1973

Paper Notes

 Series — Box: 52
Identifier: GV016-09
Abstract Newsletter published by the William James college Journalism class.
Dates: 1978

Paper, The

 Series — Box: 50
Identifier: GV016-02
Abstract Student publication concerning issues of interest to the William James College community.
Dates: 1976-1980

Passport

 Series — Box: 99
Identifier: GV053-03
Abstract The Padnos International Center (PIC), named for Barbara H. Padnos in 1999, was formerly the Office of International Studies. In 1970, the office centralized responsibility for international exchange activities sponsored by GVSC. In 1974 the office brcame an independent institute under the name of Global Education Institute, which changed its name again in 1979 to Center for International Studies. In 1984 the Office of International Affairs (later Studies) was founded and the PIC was...
Dates: 1999-2006

Paul I. Phillips reference collection

 Collection
Identifier: RHC-19
Collection Description The collection includes biographical information, copies of speech notes and testimony, writings, newspaper clippings, and magazine articles from 1947-1980 about blacks in America.
Dates: 1947-1980

Philosophical Fortnights

 Series — Box: 127
Identifier: GV080-01
Abstract Philosophy Department newsletter created by Professor David Vessey. Professor Vessey did not create 2012-2013 newsletters because of sabbatical leave during this time. Title reads: (phi symbol)hilosophical Fortnights.
Dates: 2008-2014

Placement Office Bulletin/Career Services Bulletin

 Series — Box: 103-108
Identifier: GV056-06
Abstract Bulletin containing job listings divided by field and on-campus interview schedules. Published as Placement Office Bulletin until September 1993. October 1985-March 1994
Dates: 1976-1994

Planning Board. Academic Affairs Committee files

 Series — Box: 3
Identifier: GV089-02
Abstract The Academic Affairs Committee was established by the Planning Board to assist with developing a long range plan for GVSC and to prepare the self-study for the accreditation review by the North Central Association in 1979. The committee was charged with preparing a list of academic issues and making recommendations for the final self-study. Includes minutes from committee meetings, supportive data and reports, and five-year plans for the Academic Affairs committee that reported to the Grand...
Dates: 1977-1978

Planning Board. Business Affairs Committee files

 Series — Box: 4
Identifier: GV089-04
Abstract The Business Affairs Committee and Financial Issues subcommittee was estalbished by the Planning Board to assist with developing a long range plan for GVSC and to prepare the self-study for the accreditation review by the North Central Association in 1979. The committee was charged with preparing reports on financial issues and making recommendations for the final self-study. Includes minutes from meetings, lists of issues and recommendations, supportive data, and the financial issues...
Dates: 1977-1978

Planning Board Committee files

 Series — Box: 2
Identifier: GV089-01
Abstract The Planning Board was established to develop a long range plan for GVSC and to prepare the self-study for the accreditation review by the North Central Association in 1979. The Board supervises the process, establishes subcommittees, receives and reviews reports, and prepares the final report for presentation to the Board of Control. The Board prepares the final self-study and manages arrangements for the NCA visit. Files include minutes and agendas, reports, draft self-studies, and planning...
Dates: 1977-1979

Planning Board. Institutional Development Committee files

 Series — Box: 4
Identifier: GV089-05
Abstract The Institutional Development Committee was established by the Planning Board to assist with developing a long range plan for GVSC and to prepare the self-study for the accreditation review by the North Central Association in 1979. The committee was charged with reporting on institutional image, direction, and overall management and making recommendations for the final self-study. Includes minutes from meetings, summary on institutional objectives, and issues and recommendations.
Dates: 1977-1978

Planning Board. Student Affairs Divisional Committee files

 Series — Box: 4
Identifier: GV089-03
Abstract The Student Affairs Committee was estalbished by the Planning Board to assist with developing a long range plan for GVSC and to prepare the self-study for the accreditation review by the North Central Association in 1979. The committee was charged with preparing reports on student affairs and making recommendations for the final self-study. Includes minutes from meetings, lists of student affairs issues, recommendations on issues, and the substance abuse program subcommittee minutes.
Dates: 1977-1978

Potpourri

 Series
Identifier: GV004-06
Abstract Weekly memorandum to faculty and staff from Dean of Academic Affairs Arthur C. Hills, of news and events related to the administration of the college. A comparison chart of various general statistical data is also included in each memorandum. Pre-dates institutional analysis reports.
Dates: 1969-1973

Pragmatist

 Series — Box: 52
Identifier: GV016-10
Abstract Official newsletter published quarterly by William James College.
Dates: 1978-1979

President's Office. Correspondence with faculty and staff (602.3)

 Series
Identifier: GV002-16
Scope and Contents Series contains correspondence between the President of Grand Valley State University and its faculty and staff, between 1992-1993 and 1998-2002. Includes official memoranda and correspondences.
Dates: 1992-1993, 1998-2002

President's Office. Outgoing Correspondence (Chron Files)

 Series
Identifier: GV002-15
Scope and Contents Series contains copies of outgoing correspondence from the President of Grand Valley State from 1969 to 2018. Includes correspondence of Presidents Lubbers, Murray, and Haas.
Dates: 1969 - 2018

President's Office. Summary Board of Trustee Reports

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: GV002-20
Content Description Series contains President Thomas J. Haas' monthy report summaries to the Grand Valley State University Board of Trustees from August 2006 to June 2019. Files also include copies of Thomas Haas' and his wife, Marcia Haas', calendars and handwritten thank you notes.
Dates: August 2006 - June 2019

Project Remember files

 Series
Identifier: GV051-02
Abstract Project Remember, under the direction of visiting professor of history Don Campbell and the University Archives, was established in 1991 to document West Michigan's and the University's experience with the Persian Gulf War. In particular, it hoped to record the experiences of the West Michigan community, the approximately 34 students serving in the Persian Gulf from Grand Valley, and reaction of the campus community to war. The Project Remember files includes project files, press articles and...
Dates: 1991-1993

Psych Dept. Newsletter

 Series — Box: 126
Identifier: GV079-01
Abstract Newsletter for students in the Psychology Department detailing upcoming PSSC events and news. November 1976-April 1977.
Dates: 1976-1977

Pulse, The

 Series — Box: 4
Identifier: GV005-02
Abstract Dean of Students and Office of Institutional Analysis newsletter.
Dates: 2003-2011

Quiddities

 Series — Box: 126
Identifier: GV078-02
Abstract English Department newsletter.
Dates: 1986-1991

R & D Reporter

 Series — Box: 65
Identifier: GV027-03
Abstract Faculty Research and Development, HRRC, and IACUC committees newsletter.
Dates: 2006

Rant, The

 Series — Box: 78
Identifier: GV028-30
Abstract Student alternative newspaper published in 2000 as "a University Satire sponsored by: The Student Voice", and in 2002 published by and for the GVSU community serving as an open forum for ideas, news, and opinions. 2000-2002.
Dates: 2000-2002