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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

Creator

Access to the Materials

Collection is open for research use. Materials may be accessed by request at Special Collections and University Archives in Seidman House. Materials do not circulate.

Administrative History

University Communications (formerly News and 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. In order to effectively tell the Grand Valley Story, University Communications collects information relating to the people, offices, events and projects of Grand Valley.

Extent

19.17 Linear feet (16 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

Subject files are organized topically, in groupings according to the university office, division, school, or college to which they relate.
Title
University Communications subject files
Status
Completed
Author
Annie Benefiel
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Grand Valley State University Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
Seidman House
1 Campus Drive
Allendale MI 49401 United States
616-331-8726