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Valpo 150th Anniversary South Shore Poster

News coverage of Valpo's 150th Anniversary Gala

"Gala fitting end to VU anniversary" - Post-Tribune

"Film actor helps VU celebrate 150 years" - The Times

"John Lithgow entertains at Valparaiso University" - Chicago Tribune

"150th anniversary concludes with gala" - Valpo news release

Valparaiso University’s yearlong celebration of its 150th anniversary came to a memorable end on Saturday, May 2, with a spectacular gala here on campus.

John Lithgow, master of ceremonies, and the Duke Ellington Orchestra, musical entertainment for the evening, provided the perfect backdrop.

We want to thank all who joined us for this magnificent event and all who made it possible.

We have witnessed this milestone knowing Valparaiso University is positioned well for future generations. And it’s because of people like you.

Thank you,
150th Anniversary Gala Committee