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Campaign and promotions files

Identifier: GV002-05

Records, calendars, clippings, programs and other promotional materials relating to the buildings, groundbreakings and dedication ceremonies of GVSU campuses in Allendale, Grand Rapids, and Muskegon, Michigan.

In 2012 the President's office shared the responsibility with Development for projects on the Allendale and Grand Rapids campuses. Materials combined along with other promotional materials related to the events.

Dates: 1962-2013

Campus and building planning files

Identifier: GV002-06
Scope and Contents

Series contains proposals, project descriptions, plans and drawings, schematics and other planning documents about Grand Valley buildings and spaces on the Allendale and Grand Rapids campuses.

Dates: 1960-2008

Commencement programs

Identifier: GV002-12
Scope and Contents

Series contains Grand Valley State Commencement Ceremony programs from beginning in 1968.

Dates: 1968-

Family Guide

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: GV002-01

Annual guide for parents of new students provides orientation, advice, and information regarding the transition of their child into a Grand Valley Student.

Dates: 2004-2015 (2005 missing)

GVSU 50th anniversary interview files

Identifier: GV002-03

Interviews conducted by the President’s Office on the occasion of Grand Valley State University’s 50th anniversary. Collection consists of video recordings and typed transcripts of interviews of current and former faculty, administrators, donors, and individuals involved with Grand Valley from its founding in 1960.

Dates: 2008-2010

GVSU 50th Anniversary planning files

Identifier: GV002-07
Collection Description

Files document the planning and implementation of the celebration of Grand Valley’s 50th Anniversary by the 50th Anniversary Committee. Files include press releases; promotional materials and publications; events and program files; Laker Lore interview files and transcripts; invitations; commemorative book; and memorabilia. The records also include the research and interview files created by Julie Stivers in her work to create the university's 50th Anniversary History web site.

Dates: 2008-2016

President Arend D. Lubbers papers

Identifier: GV002-13
Scope and Contents Series contains speeches, personal and biographical materials, a small quantity of files from the President's Office, and professional membership and service records of President Arend D. "Don" Lubbers. Speech materials include transcripts, outlines, notes, and preparatory materials, spanning from the early 1960s to 2018. The series includes speeches and sermons delivered by Lubbers before he became Grand Valley's president, as well as those given after his retirement. Personal and...
Dates: 1960 - 2018

Office of the President. President Haas' handwritten notes

Identifier: GV002-19
Scope and Contents

Series contains photocopies of handwritten notes by GVSU President Thomas J. Haas from August 2006 to December 2018. The notes most often contain expressions of gratitude and congratulations to faculty, staff, students, and community members.

Dates: August 2006 - December 2018

Presidential Appointment Books

Identifier: GV002-21
Scope and Contents

Series contains appointment books, 1969-2000, of President Arend D. Lubbers and his early secretary, M. Jean Ellis.

Dates: 1969 - 2000

Presidential Investiture and Inauguration files

Identifier: GV002-18
Scope and Contents

Series contains planning and event files for the inaugurations and investitures of Grand Valley Presidents Mark A. Murray (2001-2006) and Thomas J. Haas (2006-2019). Includes invitations, lists, programs, planning committee records, and related news articles, correspondence, photographs and media.

Dates: 2001 - 2006

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

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. Correspondence with students and parents (706)

Identifier: GV002-17
Scope and Contents

Series contains correspondence between the President of Grand Valley State University and students and parents, dating from 1985 to 1995.

Dates: 1985 - 1995

President's Office. Cracow University of Economics partnership documents and artifacts

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: GV002-11
Scope and Contents

Series contains documents, books, and artifacts, spanning from 1977 to 2015m which document the international partnership between GVSU and Cracow University of Economics.

Dates: 1977-2015

President's Office. General Correspondence (209)

Identifier: GV002-14
Scope and Contents

Series contains incoming and outgoing general correspondence with the President of Grand Valley State University from 1981 to 2002.

Dates: 1964 - 2002

President's Office. Outgoing Correspondence (Chron Files)

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