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AACSB International Reaffirms Accreditation For Valparaiso University’s College Of Business
Valparaiso University’s College of Business has maintained its business accreditation by AACSB International — The Association to Advance...
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U.S. Department Of Energy Renews Award For Valparaiso University Funding For Physics Research
U.S. Department Of Energy Renews Award For Valparaiso University Funding For Physics Research
Valparaiso University acquired a $362,000 grant renewal from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for continuing nuclear and particle physics research...
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Valparaiso University Robotics Team Qualifies For World Championship In First Season
Valparaiso University Robotics Team Qualifies For World Championship In First Season
  While Valpo Robotics continues to find success in the Midwest Robotics Design Competition (MRDC) and the Collegiate Robotic Football...
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Q&A With Richard Sévère, Associate Professor Of English
Q: How have you connected with students during remote classes? A: I used synchronous Google Meets and, instead of meeting with a full class, I met...
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Q&A With Ericka Tyner Grodrian, Associate Professor Of Music
Q: How have you connected with students during remote classes? A: I’m using multiple platforms. For my classes, I posted video tutorials on...
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Five Valparaiso University Alumni Receive Fulbright Awards
Five Fulbright grants have been extended to Valparaiso University recent alumni and graduating seniors. Through the Fulbright Program, these...
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Valparaiso University 2019–2020 Year In Review
In a year marked by unpredictability, Valparaiso University students, faculty, and staff have much to be grateful for as the 2019–2020 academic...
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Valparaiso University Graduate Students Present Radio Play
On May 12, graduate students in the arts and entertainment administration program at Valparaiso University will present “The Singer of Shanghai,”...
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Four Valparaiso University Seniors Named Orr Fellows
Caleb Alles ’20, Juan Arellano ’20, Danny Dalenberg ’20 and Nathaniel Weber ’20 have been named to the prestigious Orr Fellowship,...
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Ten Valparaiso University Seniors, Alumni Named Fulbright Semifinalists
Ten Valparaiso University Seniors, Alumni Named Fulbright Semifinalists
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program has announced its semifinalists for the 2020–2021 academic year, and 10 Valpo students and recent alumni have...
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Science And Engineering Fair Finalists Head To Indianapolis
Valparaiso University hosted the 67th annual Northwestern Indiana Science and Engineering Regional Fair on Feb. 22 in the Harre Union Ballrooms. Now,...
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Valpo Faculty Members Awarded 2020–2021 Wheat Ridge Ministries–O.P. Kretzmann Fund Research Grants
Four Valparaiso University professors will advance various areas related to physical, spiritual and mental health through innovative research in the...
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Valparaiso University Music Therapy Program Launches Sensory Friendly Series
Program kicks off with concert on Feb. 22 Valparaiso University’s music department will be hosting the first of two “Sensory Friendly” concerts...
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67th Annual Northwestern Indiana Science And Engineering Fair Coming To Valpo
Valparaiso University, in partnership with ArcelorMittal, will host the 67th annual Northwestern Indiana Science and Engineering Fair on Feb. 22 in...
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Valparaiso University To Offer Mechatronics Minor
Valparaiso University To Offer Mechatronics Minor
Valparaiso University’s College of Engineering introduces a new minor in mechatronics to promote interdisciplinary learning. The minor combines...
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Valparaiso University Receives Historic $15 Million Gift For Student Scholarships
Valparaiso University Receives Historic $15 Million Gift For Student Scholarships
Valparaiso University has received a landmark $15 million deferred gift commitment from anonymous donors to establish an endowed fund for student...
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Baepler Professorship Explores Interdisciplinary Development
Slavica Jakelić, Ph.D., associate professor of humanities and social thought, has been named to the Richard P. Baepler Distinguished Professorship...
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Valparaiso University Holds Discussion On Prison Education
WHO: John Fantuzzo, Ph.D., assistant professor of education, will moderate a discussion on prison education in Northwest Indiana. WHAT: The event,...
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Bauer Field Renovation Off To Strong Start
Bauer Field Renovation Off To Strong Start
With the support of two generous gifts, the project to renovate Bauer Field, Valparaiso University’s baseball field, is off to a strong start. The...
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Valparaiso University Appoints Bonnie And Peter Raquet Endowed Director’s Chair For Institute For Leadership And Service
David Henreckson, Ph.D. Valparaiso University has announced David Henreckson, Ph.D., will serve as the next Bonnie and Peter Raquet Endowed...
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Valpo Athletics Announces Hall Of Fame Class Of 2020
Three individuals will be inducted into the Valparaiso University Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday, Feb. 22. Jean Gelner ’61 Blievernicht, Chuck...
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Valpo Student’s Stories For The Soul: Documentary Filmmaking
Valpo Student’s Stories For The Soul: Documentary Filmmaking
As Carmen Vincent ’20 approaches her final semester at Valpo, she knows she is well prepared for life after graduation and to live to her full...
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Valpo Announces Imani Perry, Ph.D., As Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Convocation Speaker
Valparaiso University will continue its tradition of honoring the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. on Jan. 20, 2020, with its annual...
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Brauer Museum Of Art At Valpo Announces Winter Exhibitions
Opening Reception is Jan. 12 The Brauer Museum of Art’s winter exhibitions will run Jan. 7 through March 29 with an opening reception at 2 p.m.,...
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TEDxValparaisoUniversity Announces Speaker Line-up For 2020 Event
TEDxValparaisoUniversity will take place Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, at the Duesenberg Recital Hall in the Valparaiso University Center for the Arts from...
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Valparaiso Mayor Jon Costas ’89 J.D. To Deliver Valparaiso University Commencement Address
Valparaiso University will celebrate Winter Commencement on Sunday, Dec. 15, at 2:30 p.m., conferring degrees upon 163 undergraduate, graduate and...
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Valpo Announces Discontinuation Of Men’s Soccer, Men’s Tennis Programs
Valparaiso University has announced that it will discontinue its men’s soccer and men’s tennis programs. The discontinuation of the men’s...
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Valpo Faculty Member To Participate In International Spanish Research Initiative
Carlos Miguel-Pueyo, professor of Spanish and head of the Spanish section at Valparaiso University, has been invited by the Royal Spanish Academy of...
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Valparaiso University To Host Annual Tree Lighting Tuesday, Dec. 3
Valparaiso University’s 10th annual Tree Lighting on Tuesday, Dec. 3, offers an opportunity for community members to take a picture with Santa,...
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Valpo Counseling Services Director Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
Stewart Cooper, Ph.D., director of Counseling Services and professor of psychology at Valparaiso University, has received a lifetime achievement...
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Valparaiso University Hosts Festive Christmas Vespers Dec. 6–7
WHO: Valparaiso University presents the annual Advent Christmas Vespers service, this year combined with the annual Christmas Concert. The service...
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Valparaiso University Announces Kapfer Research Award Recipient
Valparaiso University’s Michael W. Longan, Ph.D., professor of geography, has received the Kapfer Endowed Faculty Research Award to continue...
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Valparaiso University’s Music Therapy Program Granted AMTA And NASM Accreditation
Valparaiso University is proud to announce that the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) and the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)...
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Valpo Faculty Members Receive University Research Professor Grants
Christopher Drapeau, Ph.D., and Todd Hillwig, Ph.D., will serve as University Research Professors at Valpo for the 2020–2021 academic year. The...
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Valpo First Generation Student Receives “Realizing The Dream” Scholarship
Meg Bell ’22 is the 2019–2020 recipient of the “Realizing the Dream” scholarship at Valparaiso University. The “Realizing the Dream”...
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Valparaiso University To Host Veterans Day Observance Thursday, Nov. 7
WHO/WHAT: Sponsored by Valparaiso University Veterans Services and Army/Air Force ROTC, the Veterans Day program includes patriotic music courtesy of...
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Valparaiso University Presents Lutheran Voices Lecture Series On Oct. 30–31
WHO: Valpo welcomes L. DeAne Lagerquist, the Harold H. Ditmanson Professor of Religion and chair of American studies at St. Olaf College. Trained as...
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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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Time For Tipoff: 2019-2020 Campaign Set To Begin For Valpo Basketball
Time For Tipoff: 2019-2020 Campaign Set To Begin For Valpo Basketball
If a member of the Valparaiso University men’s basketball team needs a reminder of what the program is all about in 2019-2020, he doesn’t have to...
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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 To National Doctoral/ Professional University
Carnegie Elevates Valpo 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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Valparasio University Seniors, Alumna Honored By Tau Beta Pi
Valparasio University 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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