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Ike and Tina

October 17, 1973

Ike & Tina Turner performed in the GVSC Fieldhouse on October 17, 1973.

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Aerosmith in the Dome

October 26, 1974

Aerosmith and Mike Quatro played in the Grand Valley State Colleges Dome on October 26, 1974.

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Grand Valley Recycles

October 1, 1990

In the fall of 1990, Grand Valley began a program to plant one tree for each ton of paper recycled by the school. Trees were planted in the Recycling Forest, which was renamed in 2001 to honor Vice...

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Downtown Campus Expands

October 16, 1997

GVSU held a groundbreaking ceremony for its downtown campus expansion, named for Amway co-founder Richard M. DeVos on October 16, 1997.