Life at Valpo
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National Hazing Prevention Week
National Hazing Prevention Week (NHPW) is an opportunity for campuses, schools, communities, organizations, and individuals to raise awareness about the problem of hazing, education others about hazing, and promote the prevention of hazing. HazingPrevention.Org™ is the organizer of National Hazing Prevention Week (NHPW), and the Valpo Panhellenic Council hosts a series of events each year as part of the NHPW.
Feels just like home
That is, if home has eight res halls, seven fraternity and sorority houses, dining options and locations to fit every appetite and schedule. Valpo will keep you well fed, well rested, and surrounded by friends.
Housing and Dining
Looking for a way to make friends, get moving, and have fun? Got a good chicken wing throw? Does tennis take your troubles away? With Valpo’s club and intramural sports, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to suit up.
Heart of Gold: Blood Drive
Partnering with the American Red Cross we are happy to sponsor this Blood Drive to help save lives! 12:00PM – 6:00PM, Union Ballrooms
Click here for information on how to sign up to donate & volunteer.
Celebrate the Light in Everyone
Faith is a Valpo cornerstone, and Lutherans, other Protestants, Catholics, Buddhists, Muslims, and students from many more traditions have found a rich community here.
7th Annual Dance Marathon FT5K Fun Run
9:00 AM (check-in begins at 8:30 AM): Join students, faculty, and staff for the annual Dance Marathon FT5K. This “Light The Way” run is a great exploration of campus while raising funds to support the Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago! On-site registration is $12 and this includes breakfast and a t-shirt for the first 100 runners that check-in.
OUT ON THE TOWN
Take a walk down Lincolnway. You’ll find major chains, small boutiques, and fast or fine dining just minutes from campus in downtown Valparaiso.
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