Pre-orders are now underway to secure copies of Grand Valley Celebrates 50 Years of Shaping Lives, the university's commemorative 50th anniversary book.
Rich with more than 300 historic and new photographs, the book also includes images of 50 favorite works of art on campus, and stories of academic milestones, leaders, student life, athletics and successes. A timeline highlights Grand Valley's history from a small college, to five cluster colleges, to a thriving university and the academic home for more than 24,000 students and 74,000 alumni.
The hardcover book is $19.95. Those who pre-order will receive a free gift, a commemorative bookmark will be included with all orders placed before May 1.
Visit www.gvsu.edu/forum50book to preorder a copy, or for more information. Credit cards will not be charged until the books are in stock, beginning in August. Shipping is $8.50. Save by placing an order to hold a book at the Allendale or DeVos Center bookstores.