The trips of a lifetime
Katelyn Stermer ’14 participated in Valpo’s trips to Costa Rica, Nicaragua, South Africa, and Namibia — pivotal experiences that led her to approach medicine from a public-health perspective.
Fostering Students’ Success
Robert Clark mentors several student groups that share his passion for science education.
Recruiting the next generation of researchers
When seniors at Lafayette High School name one teacher who made the most difference in their lives, they routinely pick Zach Matson ’00, M.Ed. ’03.
Discovering the right fit
Samantha Cassell ’14 intended to become a high school teacher but found she preferred the experience of scientific discovery.
The skills for a career change
Liz Baden ’04 works as a policy analyst at the National Institutes of Health — a career she had never heard of during her time at Valpo.