Current Location:
Glenn A. Niemeyer Honors Hall -> 1st Floor (HON)
Location Notes:
HON; Academic, 1st fl., Main Entrance

Glenn Niemeyer Grand Valley State University from 1963-2001 Provost 1980-2001

Artwork
Identifier:
2001.060.1
Artist:
Paul F. Wilson
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
2001
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 30 in Width: 24 in
Description:
Portrait of Glenn Niemeyer; man with glasses wearing black suit and red tie against gray background.
Historical Context:
Glenn A. Niemeyer was Grand Valley State University's first Provost, serving from 1980 to 2001. He has made several generous contributions to the university, which can be recognized in the Niemeyer Honors Academic building and the Niemeyer Honors Residences, as well as in the eponymous Glenn A. Niemeyer Awards, which are annually awarded to both faculty and students achieving "excellence in all aspects of a well-rounded academic experience".