College IV opens; renamed Kirkhof College in 1978 to honor donor
Russel H. Kirkhof.
Grand Valley Lakers log first football win in coach Jim Harkema's
Opening convocation for F.E. Seidman Graduate College of
Business, offering first graduate degrees at Grand Valley. Graduate
and undergraduate programs in business are merged in 1979.
The Lanthorn wins first place honors from Michigan Collegiate Press
Association, Best Newspaper bi-weekly category for 1972-1973.
Ravine Apartments open. Townhouse village first of its kind in
Michigan, one of few in nation built specifically for student
apartment living on a college campus.