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Valpo FitLab To Host Ribbon Cutting On Oct. 25
WHO: The Valpo FitLab is a physical fitness assessment facility located in the Athletics-Recreation Center at Valparaiso University open to all...
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Professor, Graphic Narrative Scholar To Visit Valpo For Wordfest On Oct. 22
WHO: Kate Polak, Ph.D., assistant professor of English at Wittenberg University, to visit Valparaiso University as part of the English department’s...
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Valpo Music Department Announces Fall 2019 Season
The Valparaiso University music department presents the fall 2019 performance schedule, which focuses on the talents of students, faculty and...
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Valpo Welcomes Distinguished Author, Creative Writing Scholar On Oct. 2
WHO: Fiction writer Michael Martone will visit Valparaiso University as part of the English department’s “Wordfest” series. WHAT: As the first...
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Noted Abraham Lincoln Scholar To Visit Valpo
WHO/WHAT: Considered to be the foremost Abraham Lincoln scholar in the country, Allen C. Guelzo, Ph.D., will be the keynote speaker at an event...
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Valpo Theatre Department Announces 2019–2020 Season
Valparaiso University’s theatre department will present seven different productions during the 2019–2020 season. These performances will include...
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Carnegie Elevates Valpo’s Classification To National Doctoral/Professional University
Carnegie Elevates Valpo’s Classification To National Doctoral/Professional University
Valparaiso University is now recognized as a national Doctoral/Professional University, a new classification created by Carnegie Classification of...
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International Film Festival At Valparaiso University
Valparaiso University presents its 2019–2020 International Film Festival, featuring films from around the world and discussions led by Valpo...
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Register For Girls Who Code Club
WHAT: Girls Who Code is an after-school coding club designed for girls who are underrepresented in technology fields and have limited exposure to...
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Valpo Basketball Releases Nonconference Schedule
The 2019-2020 Valparaiso University men’s basketball nonconference schedule has arrived as head coach Matt Lottich has released a slate that will...
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Valpo Women’s Basketball Announces 2019–2020 Nonconference Schedule
Four games against teams that reached postseason play last season highlight the 2019–2020 Valparaiso University women’s basketball nonconference...
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Christ College Announces Fall Symposium Speakers
Valparaiso University’s Christ College — The Honors College announces its fall 2019 Symposium speaker series, featuring distinguished speakers...
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Valpo Faculty Member Receives Meritorious Service Award
Rick Gillman, D.A., associate provost for faculty affairs and professor of mathematics and statistics at Valparaiso University, received a 2019...
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Registration For Kinder Lernen Deutsch German Classes For Grades 1–5 At Valparaiso University
Kinder lernen Deutsch is a German language program for children in grades 1-5, held on Monday afternoons at the Kade-Duesenberg German House and...
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Institute For Leadership And Service Announces Fall 2019 Speaker Series
Valparaiso University’s Institute for Leadership and Service announces its fall 2019 Pathways to Purpose speaker series, featuring speakers and...
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Valpo Seniors, Alumna Honored By Tau Beta Pi
Three Valparaiso University seniors and one recent Valpo graduate have been honored by Tau Beta Pi, the world’s largest engineering society. Alumna...
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Brauer Museum Of Art At Valpo Announces 2019–2020 Season
Opening Reception is Sept. 6 The 2019–2020 season at the Brauer Museum of Art will begin with an opening reception on Friday, Sept. 6, featuring a...
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Valparaiso University Initiates Search For Next University President
Valparaiso University Initiates Search For Next University President
After more than a decade as president, Mark A. Heckler, Ph.D., announced today his recommendation to the Board of Directors that it begin the search...
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Valpo Welcomes New Vice President For Student Affairs
August 2, 2019 – Valparaiso, Ind. – Valparaiso University has selected Julie E. DeGraw, Ph.D., as the vice president for student affairs. Most...
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Bob Modesto Selected To Guide Valpo Women’s Tennis Program
Bob Modesto Selected To Guide Valpo Women’s Tennis Program
A lifetime of passion and commitment toward the sport of tennis has become something bigger for Bob Modesto. A household name on the Northwest...
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Men’s Basketball Announces Plans For Foreign Tour
Men’s Basketball Announces Plans For Foreign Tour
When the 2019-2020 Valparaiso University men’s basketball team takes the court in a game situation for the first time, it will do so north of the...
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Valparaiso University Welcomes Renowned Scientist
Valparaiso University’s physics and astronomy department will host scientist Sandra Faber for her talk “The Milky Way, Schroedinger’s Cat, and...
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Valparaiso University To Launch Esports Program
Valparaiso University has announced plans for the launch of an esports program that is set to begin in the fall of 2019. The University will offer...
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Valparaiso University Students And Alumni Receive Local, National Fellowships
The Institute for Leadership and Service at Valparaiso University has selected 22 Valpo students and recent alumni for Calling and Purpose in Society...
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New Acquisitions Highlight Summer Exhibitions At Brauer Museum Of Art
Summer exhibitions are now on display at Valparaiso University’s Brauer Museum of Art and run through Aug. 4. All Brauer Museum exhibitions and...
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Seven Valparaiso University Alumni Receive Fulbright Awards
Seven Fulbright grants have been extended to Valparaiso University recent alumni. Through the Fulbright Program, these recipients will have the...
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Valpo Professor Honored For Excellence In Teaching
Randa J. Duvick, Ph.D., professor of foreign languages and literatures at Valparaiso University, has received the American Association of Teachers of...
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Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 18–19
More than 900 undergraduate, graduate and law students will participate in Valparaiso University’s May 2019 commencement ceremonies, capping a...
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Valparaiso University 2017–2018 Alumni Achieve 97 Percent Graduate Placement Rate
Graduate Placement Exceeds 90 Percent for 26 Consecutive Years  View the 2017-2018 Graduate Report More than 90 percent of recent Valpo...
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Retired Thrivent CEO To Deliver Valparaiso University Commencement Address
On Saturday, May 18, and Sunday, May 19, Valparaiso University will celebrate the class of 2019 through three commencement ceremonies, conferring...
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Seven Valpo Athletics Programs Earn NCAA Recognition
Seven athletic programs from Valparaiso University have received the NCAA Public Recognition Award for outstanding academic performance. The NCAA...
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Two Valpo Professors Recognized For Excellence In Teaching
Valpo’s Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching has selected Salena Anderson, Ph.D., associate professor of English and director of the Writing...
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The Cresset Wins Nine Awards From The Associated Church Press
The Cresset, Valparaiso University’s journal of literature, the arts, and public affairs, received nine “Best of the Church Press” Awards at an...
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Faculty Member To Receive National Outstanding Teaching Award
Mark Budnik, Ph.D., the Paul H. Brandt Professor of Engineering and associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, has been selected to...
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Brauer Museum Of Art At Valpo Welcomes Spring Exhibitions
Opening Reception is April 10 Valparaiso University’s Brauer Museum of Art will premiere its spring exhibitions with an opening reception and award...
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Valpo Hosts Seventh Annual Dance Marathon Event
WHO: Dance Marathon 2019 will hold its seventh annual event to raise funds and bring awareness to sick and injured kids within the local...
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Forum At Valparaiso University To Discuss Water Pollution
Faculty from Valparaiso University, in conjunction with Indiana/Chicagoland environmentally focused organizations and like-minded individuals, will...
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Valpo Professor Honored For Excellence In Research And Creative Work
Shahin Nudehi, Ph.D., P.E., associate professor of mechanical engineering and bioengineering at Valparaiso University’s College of Engineering and...
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Valpo Hosts Ninth Annual Soup Bowls For The Hungry Fundraiser
WHO: Soup Bowls for the Hungry will hold its ninth annual silent auction. Creative, unique soup bowls and art created by Valpo students and staff are...
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Valparaiso University’s Clinical Mental Health Program Granted CACREP Accreditation
Valparaiso University is proud to announce that the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Programs (CACREP) has re-accredited the...
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Valparaiso University Welcomes Internationally Known Neuroscientist On March 28
WHAT: The neurosciences committee at Valparaiso University welcomes Warren Brown, a prominent neuroscientist, to campus for two talks that are free...
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Valparaiso University Hosts Environmental Conference
The second annual Earthtones Conference at Valparaiso University is March 23, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. This interdisciplinary event is intended to bring...
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Science And Engineering Fair Finalists Head To Indianapolis
Valparaiso University hosted the 66th annual Northwestern Indiana Science and Engineering Regional Fair on Feb. 23 in the Harre Union Ballrooms. Now,...
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Valparaiso University Hosts 34th Annual Jazz Fest
Valparaiso University will host the 2019 Jazz Fest April 1–5 with an array of exciting performances by talented artists, including local performers...
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Landon Fox Hired To Lead Valpo Football Program
Landon Fox Hired To Lead Valpo Football Program
Director of Athletics Mark LaBarbera has announced that Landon Fox has been hired as the 18th head coach of the Valparaiso University football...
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Two Valparaiso University Seniors Named Orr Fellows
Nathaniel Bouman ’19 and Jake Landgraf ’19 have been named to the prestigious Orr Fellowship, recognizing them as future business leaders of...
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Valparaiso University Graduate School Hosts Admissions Visit Day Saturday, March 30
Valpo’s Graduate School will welcome prospective applicants to campus on Saturday, March 30, at the Harre Union Brown and Gold Room, located at...
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Valparaiso University Engineering Scholarship Funded
Valparaiso University has received an IRA charitable contribution from Rosemary and Chuck Newton ’61 to establish the Newton-Antonelli Endowed...
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Polar Plunge At Valpo Held On Feb. 23
WHO: Valparaiso University and the Special Olympics of Indiana come together for the 2019 Polar Plunge, an event to raise awareness and funds to...
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Valparaiso University Alumnus Supports Business Scholarship
A $1 million gift from the estate of Valparaiso University alumnus William “Bill” Schlender ’41 has significantly boosted a scholarship fund he...
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Valpo’s Bach Institute Presents Bach’s St. Matthew Passion
On Saturday, Feb. 23, the Bach Institute at Valparaiso University will perform its triennial performance of one of the three major works of Johann...
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Valparaiso University Endowment Returns 10.7 Percent, Ranking In Upper Decile Of NACUBO-TIAA Study
Valparaiso University’s overall endowment investment return of 10.7 percent in fiscal year 2018 was within the top 10 percent of participants in...
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Valparaiso University’s Christ College Symposium Welcomes Ada Palmer
WHO: The Christ College Symposium is one of the long-standing traditions of Valpo’s Honors College. The series features exemplary scholars,...
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Valpo Faculty Members Awarded 2019-2020 Wheat Ridge Ministries–O.P. Kretzmann Fund Research Grants
Sara Gundersen, Ph.D., Theresa Kessler, Ph.D., RN, ACNS-BC, CNE, and Julie Peller, Ph.D., are recipients of the 2019–2020 Wheat Ridge...
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Valpo Sophomore Receives “Realizing The Dream” Scholarship
Lizzie Heisler ’21 is the 2018–2019 recipient of the “Realizing the Dream” scholarship at Valparaiso University. The “Realizing the...
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Valparaiso University Hosts Panel To Bring Awareness To The Opioid Crisis In Northwest Indiana
WHO: The College of Nursing and Health Professions at Valpo is hosting a community forum on “The Opioid Crisis in Northwest Indiana” with a panel...
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Valparaiso University Hosts Regional College Fair March 6
WHO: Representatives from public and private colleges and universities will be on hand to meet students and answer questions about academic programs,...
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Valparaiso University Alumnus Establishes Endowed Business Professorship And Scholarship
Valparaiso University alumnus Michael “Mike” Gruszyk ’85 has generously committed $1.3 million to fund an endowed professorship and a...
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Forever Valpo: The Campaign For Our Future Reaches $200 Million Milestone
Valparaiso University has raised more than $200 million in gifts and commitments to support students, faculty and programs through Forever Valpo: The...
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National Endowment For The Humanities Awards $100,000 Grant To Valparaiso University Digital Storytelling Project
The Welcome Project at Valparaiso University will expand its storytelling endeavors through a $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the...
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