Arts and Sciences Building Light Screen

IN LUCE TUA VIDEMUS LUCEM . . . IN THY LIGHT, WE SEE LIGHTASB


Valparaiso University's motto, "In Thy Light, We See Light," grounds the light screen that marks the entrance to the Arts and Sciences Building. Surrounding the Latin motto are 39 different words for "light," representing 43 languages.  The languages that appear in larger type are those taught at Valpo:

Lumière - French
Licht - German
Luz - Spanish
光亮 - Chinese-Mandarin 
光 - Japanese
φως - Greek
אוֹר - Hebrew
Lux (luce) - Latin 

All 43 languages are identified on the light screen key.  You can hover over the graphic below to see many of the languages identified (red = languages taught at Valpo; yellow = other languages; green = University motto).