Issue 6
August, 2009

Hi Carol!

In this issue, you'll read:
Alumni wine tour and tasting
Have a cool car you want to show off?
ReView: The Alumni Art Series, October 23
Like our electronic newsletter? Have suggestions? Take the survey
Mark your calendars NOW for Homecoming/Studenterfest weekend Oc tober 2 - 4
Point. Click. Give!
Grand View Facebook page
What's new with you? We want to hear from you!

Alumni wine tour and tasting

Join GV alumni for a tour of White Oak Vineyards and a wine tasting!

Thursday, September 10th, 6 - 8 p.m.
White Oak Vineyards
http://www.whiteoakvineyards.com
15065 NE White Oak Drive
Cambridge, IA 50046

$5 per person (pay day of event).
Appetizers provid ed by the Alumni Relations Office.
All Grand View Alumni will receive 10% off wine and gift shop purchases!
RSVP by August 31st to Heather Iburg at
hiburg@grandview.edu or 515-263-2957.


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Have a cool car you want to show off?

Are you a car show enthusiast? Sign up NOW for the Grand View "Viking Ride" during Homecoming.

Saturday, October 3, 2009
10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Grand View Campus

"Best of show"
NO registration fee!
Awards pre sented at half-time of Grand View football game at Williams Stadium.

All participants will receive:

  • Viking Ride T-shirt
  • Free lunch
  • 2 beer tickets per car
  • Football game tickets
  • Access to other campus activities
For more information or questions: Contact Heather Iburg: 515-263-2957 or hiburg@grandview.edu
**All e ntries must be received by September 21, 2009.


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ReView: The Alumni Art Series, October 23

The new Gallery at Elings-Wood Center for Art & Design will showcase an ongoing series of exhibitions featuring the work of distinguished art alumni. View the works of former GV art students as they make their marks on the cultural tapestries of Des Moines and beyond.

Join the faculty at a reception to congratulate this first group on their success and enjoy the surroundings of the new Rasmussen Center, which these and other alumni helped make a reality.


Friday, October 23, 4 - 8 p.m.
Gallery at Elings-Wood Center for A rt & Design
Rasmussen Center for Community Advancement Professions
2800 E. 14th St.


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Like our electronic newsletter? Have suggestions? TAKE THE SURVEY!

We'd love to hear what you think of the new Grand View Alumni electronic newsletter. Please click here to go to a very brief survey where you can give us your opinions and suggestions.


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Mark your calendars NOW for Homecoming/Studenterfest weekend October 2 - 4

Make your return to Des Moines for Homecoming/Studenterfest 2009 and reconnect with Grand View, your classmates and friends! Homecoming/Studenterfest highlights include:

  • Alumni College presentations
  • President's Club Dinner: Friday night
  • Class reunion: 1959
  • Viking 5K and NEW this year, Viking Kid Trot
  • Viking Ride car show
  • Kid Zone: bounce houses, face painting and much more
  • Tailgate party and lunch
  • Grand View vs. William Penn football game
  • Campus tours
  • Fun and games
  • Nursing alumni reunion luncheon: Classes '81, '84, '89, '94, '99, '01, '02, '04, '06, '07 and '09
Look for more information to hit your mailbox! Check the Grand View Web site, www.grandview.edu, for details on events, class reunions, registration and MUCH MORE!

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Point. Click. Give!

Giving to Grand View made simple.

Join other Grand View alumni and give online to the Grand View Fund. Gifts to the GV Fund help support student scholarships, technology and equipment upgrades, student life, campus maintenance and improvements, and enhanced academic programs.

Go online to http://giving.grandview.edu to give now!

Grand View Facebook page

Are you a friend of "Viktor the Viking"? If not, sign up today to read about upcoming Alumni events. To find Viktor, type alumni@gvc.edu in the search box and you will be connected!


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