View the Reels of Time Photo Gallery

Valparaiso University: Events Calendar

Sesquicentennial Events and Activities


May 2, 2009

Sesquicentennial Gala Event


Valparaiso University’s 150th Anniversary Gala Celebration has been moved to a lawn pavilion on Brown Field.

May 2, 2009   6:00 p.m. - Midnight

Internationally-known actor, singer and author John Lithgow serves as the evening’s emcee. Highlights for the event include listening and dancing to a spectacular jazz performance by the Duke Ellington Orchestra as the centerpiece entertainment, VU talent and a video portraying Valpo’s special place in history.

This will be a ticketed, black tie optional affair.

For more details and to purchase tickets, visit

or send inquiries to

The Chapel