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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.

For marketing planning, website development, print pieces, or advertising, please contact Institutional Marketing.

New on GV Now

Trevor Fairfield, center, with President Haas and family.

Students recognized for saving woman's life

March 24, 2017

Students rushed to pull a woman from a burning car, an act authorities said saved her life.

man speaking to woman on stage

Author of CRP selection said book recounts divided America

March 24, 2017

"The True American" author spoke before hundreds of students, faculty and staff members March 23.

From left: MBA students Robert Walmsley, Brent Pelishek and Russ Duba, and Paul Mudde, associate professor of management.

Graduate students win first place and $6,000 in business competition

March 24, 2017

Three MBA students won first place in a competition designed to give students real-world experience.

woman speaking at front of room

Campus groups will honor women at annual ceremony

March 23, 2017

Campus groups will recognize the achievements of students, faculty and staff members on March 30.

Grand Valley is one of 83 universities in the country to be named a Voter Friendly Campus.

Grand Valley named a voter friendly campus

March 23, 2017

Grand Valley is one of 83 universities in the country to be named a Voter Friendly Campus.

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