University Communications

Who we are:

University Communications is a unit of the University Relations Division. We provide a variety of services and products to tell the Grand Valley story to audiences within the university and those reached through the mass media. Our services include:

Approval from an executive officer is required for live webcasting and video services. When a request is submitted, UComm will review the video project and contact the requester for more information.

University Communications 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.
  • Videos: UComm produces convocation and commencement videos, along with special projects, as approved by an executive officer.
  • Success Stories: These items, located on the Grand Valley homepage, tell the unique accomplishments of students, faculty and staff members, and alumni.
  • Sources Guide: This guide is an online topical arrangement of faculty and staff members who can serve as sources for reporters looking for commentary on breaking news stories or subjects for features.

New on GV Now

GVSU hosts international chemistry conference

GVSU hosts international chemistry conference

July 22, 2014

More than 1,300 chemistry educators are expected to attend the Biennial Conference on Chemical Education at Grand Valley, August 3-7.

President joins Chillin' For Charity cause

President joins Chillin' For Charity cause

July 22, 2014

President Thomas J. Haas and others attending the NCAA Division II meetings in Indianapolis joined in the Chillin� For Charity cause.

Teens learn health professions at camp

Teens learn health professions at camp

July 18, 2014

Area teens explored health professions at a summer day camp sponsored by two university departments.

Faculty members create documentary about philosopher

Faculty members create documentary about philosopher

July 17, 2014

What do two faculty members and a French philosopher have in common?

Priority Health awards Family Health Center with top quality award

Priority Health awards Family Health Center with top quality award

July 17, 2014

The faculty and staff members at the GVSU Family Health Center were recognized for exceptional patient care by Priority Health on July 17.

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