GVU Foundation Video Archive

1990 | Foundation Luncheon: Enrichment Dinner discussion

Foundation Luncheon and discussion of upcoming Enrichment Dinner. Footage provided by Tom Seidman from his documentary of his father, Bill Seidman.

1997 | Robert C. Pew Campus Groundbreaking

Ground was broken for the Robert C. Pew Campus in downtown Grand Rapids thanks to funds raised for the Grand Design 2000 campaign. 

1999 | Fred M. Keller Engineering Lab Groundbreaking

Ground was broken for the Fred M. Keller Engineering Lab in 1997 as part of the effort to expand the Padnos College of Engineering and Computing. 

2000 | Richard M. DeVos Center Opening Highlights

As part of the Pew Campus expansion, the Richard M. DeVos Center was dedicated in 2000. 

2001 | Lake Michigan Center Campaign Retrospective

The Lake Michigan Center was constructed to expand the Robert B. Annis Water Resources Institute in Muskegon, MI. 

2009| GVU Foundation 50th Anniversary

In a May 2009 interview, L. William Seidman remembered the days when Grand Valley was only a hope.

2013 | Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons Dedication

Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons, a national model for academic libraries, was dedicated in September, 2013.

2013 | L. William Seidman Center for the Seidman College of Business Dedication

The L. William Seidman Center, dedicated in October, 2013, created an integrated learning environment for Seidman College of Business students and is a fitting tribute to its namesake Bill Seidman.

2018 | Raleigh J. Finkelstein Hall Dedication Ceremony

Dedicated in May of 2018, The Raleigh J. Finkelstein Hall created more opportunities for students to attain the foundation they need prior to their clinical experiences.

2019 | Jamie Hosford Football Center Dedication

The Jamie Hosford Football Center, dedicated in 2019, allows Grand Valley to maintain its reputation as one of the nation's elite football programs, by creating a space that will attract tomorrow's recruits and develop today's student-athletes.