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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.

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Rockford students earn college credit in GVSU health programs

Rockford students earn college credit in GVSU health programs

December 02, 2016

Students can obtain six credit hours in the Allied Health Science bachelor's degree program.

Current CRP selection ties in with national issues

Current CRP selection ties in with national issues

December 01, 2016

Faculty member calls it a "case study" of Islamophobia; author will visit campus in March.

Alumni updates get new online presence

Alumni updates get new online presence

November 30, 2016

Alumni can update their news to classmates online.

Holiday celebration to conclude Fall Arts Celebration

Holiday celebration to conclude Fall Arts Celebration

November 28, 2016

"Musical Traditions and Timeless Memories: Handel's 'Messiah'" will take place December 5.

Keynote speakers announced for MLK Week

Keynote speakers announced for MLK Week

November 28, 2016

Two national personalities will highlight Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Week on campus in January.

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