Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 449 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract University Academic Senate (UAS) previously the All-College Academic Senate (ACAS), is the highest faculty governance body. It has the authority to deal with any academic issue or faculty concern. It makes recommendations to the Provost and/or President regarding such matters as curriculum, the academic organization of the university, faculty personnel policy, the budget, and other issues considered relevant to academic affairs. The Executive Committee of the Senate (ECS) serves as the clearing...
Dates: 1972 - 2009
Content Description Correspondence, notes, photographs and research materials, 1994-1997, relating to the expansion of the VanSteeland Arboretum.
Dates: 1994 - 1997
Abstract The Faculty and Staff Salary Information reports contain a summary of salary information for part-time and full-time faculty and staff. The report also includes the name and position for individual employees, as well as sex, employment date, base salary, and gross pay for the year and previous year.
Dates: 1979 - 2018
Abstract The Grand Valley State Faculty Association, a local autonomous organization, was affiliated with the Michigan Education Association (MEA) and the National Education Association (NEA). The GVSFA sought the right to collectively bargain with the College on behalf of the faculty at GVSC in 1974 and 1980-1982. Files of the Faculty Association document the efforts to gain collective bargaining for faculty at Grand Valley. Files include correspondence, newsletters, election information, organizing...
Series — Box 1
Scope and Contents Contains planning files for the Faculty Awards Convocation events from 2008-2013.
Dates: 2008 - 2013
Scope and Contents Series contains all-college, ad-hoc, and defunct faculty committees, spanning from 1963-2006, with the bulk of files dating from 1967-1977.
Dates: 1963 - 2006; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1977
Abstract Manual of guidelines for faculty in the General Education program. Series also includes a General Education Program Enrollment Report for the 2003-2004 academic year.
Series — Box 1-5: [Barcode: aspace.r.8.Box.1-5]
Scope and Contents Faculty Handbook of policies and procedures for Grand Valley faculty, published as a physical book from 1967-2005 and as a PDF from 2006-2017. In 2018, the Faculty Handbook was replaced by the GVSU Policies website.
Dates: 1967 - 2017
Series — Box 1-2: [Barcode: aspace.r.88.Box.1-2]
Abstract Established in April 1983, the Faculty Salary and Budget Committee (FBSC) studies pertinent data and makes recommendations on the allocation of funds within the university budget as a whole as well as within the budgets of the various administrative divisions. It also makes recommendations regarding other budgetary items, compensation, and faculty security, including health benefits. Files include minutes, agendas, and meeting packets.
Dates: 1971 - 2007
Series — Box 1: [Barcode: aspace.r.4.Box.1]
Abstract 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)
Series — Box 52: [Barcode: aspace.r.64.Box.52]
Abstract William James College student published non-profit newsletter for the visual media.
Abstract The Finance and Administration Division is responsible for the management of the University's finances. It is divided into several subdivisions, including Business and Finance. Administrative files of the Budget Office, includes budget reports.
Series — Multiple Containers
Abstract A student journal of art, writing, and photography. Continuation of Italics and Amaranthus. 2003-present.
Series — Box 52: [Barcode: aspace.r.61.Box.52]
Abstract Newspaper of food resources within the Delta area (Grand Rapids, Holland, and Muskegon) published in conjunction with the Urban and Environmental Studies Institute.
Series — Box 75: [Barcode: aspace.r.116.Box.75]
Abstract Student political newsletter published in response to the arrest of the Lanthorn editor for obscenity. Published December 5, 1968.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Published monthly serving Fruitport and Sullivan Townships. Merged with Township News and Times in 2001 continuing to publish as Fruitport Area News. Collection contains microfilmed issues from 1983 to 1993, and paper issues from 2001 to the present day.
Dates: Publication: 1983-1993, 2001-present
Series — Box 125: [Barcode: aspace.r.249.Box.125]
Abstract Women and Gender Studies newsletter.
Series — Box 1
Collection — Reel 1-13: [Barcode: aspace.r.612.reel.1-13]
Scope and Contents Contains microfilmed issues of the German language newspaper, Germania, of Grand Rapids from October 1855 to March 1916.
Dates: Publication: October 3, 1855 - March 29, 1916
Series — Box 99: [Barcode: aspace.r.196.Box.99]
Abstract The Padnos International Center (PIC) was formerly the Office of International Studies in 1970, the office has helped centralize responsibility for the development and administration of international exchange activities sponsored by GVSC. In 1974 the office was given the status of 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...
Abstract Resource guide for faculty and staff of the Padnos International Center. Guide includes information on opportunities to study abroad, develop international partnerships, and on grant, teaching, and sabbatical opportunities. Titled Resource Guide for Faculty and Staff until 2014, when it was renamed to Global GVSU: Resource Guide for Faculty and Staff.
Series — Box 126: [Barcode: aspace.r.255.Box.126]
Abstract Publication of the English Department, Division of Arts & Humanities, GVSC. Essays, poems, and stories are classwork and submissions.
Scope and Contents The collection contains the professional faculty papers of Dr. James Goode, spanning from 1986 to 2016. Materials document the the development of the Middle East Studies Program, the Model Arab League, and Middle East Study Abroad trips at Grand Valley. The collection also contains general professional correspondence, Goode's research files, and a small amount of material relating to the general operations of the History Department. Materials in the collection include meeting minutes and...
Series — Box 1: [Barcode: aspace.r.176.Box.1]
Abstract This handbook is a guide for graduate program management that covers administrative duties, application and admission processes, research and thesis guidelines, as well as general rules.
Series — Box 1: [Barcode: aspace.r.593.Box.1]
Collection Description In August 1988 Grand Valley State University made a significant commitment to graduate education, by hiring an Associate Director of Graduate Admissions. In an effort to understand how graduate programs and services were being used, the Associate Director conducted a telephone survey of current and past graduate students. The final report of the Graduate Student Survey was released in April 1989.
Dates: April 1989
Series — Box 1: [Barcode: aspace.r.178.Box.1]
Abstract This publication is produced by the Office of Graduate Studies in collaboration with the Graduate and Professional Student Association. The publication is produced for an event held each semester and includes an awards ceremony list and names of each student graduating along with their thesis abstract.
Series — Box 1: [Barcode: aspace.r.177.Box.1]
Abstract This informal guide for new graduate students was prepared in response to the suggestions of many graduate students, communicated through surveys, forums, and face-to-face meetings. The guidebook contains an office directory, where to turn for advice or guidance, program options, and when matters related to an individual's graduate program should be acted on.
Abstract The Grand Forum is the lifelong learning institute of the Continuing Education Department for adults 55 and older. Through presentations and discussions, held both on and off campus, Grand Forum provides a broad spectrum of stimulating programs in a setting that encourages lively discussion. Audio tapes of Grand Forum lecture series presented by member of the Grand Forum lifelong learning program. Topics include arts, business, current events, history and science.
Collection — Box 1
Collection Description Two scrapbooks of newsclippings, photographs, postcards, and ephemera of the Grand Rapids Boat and Canoe Club. Photos were taken at regattas on Reeds Lake; the Grand River; Peoria, Illinois; and in Chicago of club members, and events. Historical articles, reports of regatta events, and articles featuring members Charles McQuewan and Jack Corbett are included. Programs include the First Grand Regatta on Great Salt Lake 1888, and Peoria Rowing Festival, and banquet and music programs and the GR...
Scope and Contents Published monthly serving Michigan’s parents and families since 1989.
Dates: Publication: 2006-2012