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Coming Home: Proud To Serve And Driven To Succeed
While Dan Pelzel ’18 and Mark Galetti ’18 found their niche and a sense of purpose at Valpo, they also encountered challenges along the way. But...
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Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 19–20
More than 900 undergraduate, graduate and law students participated in Valparaiso University’s May 2018 commencement ceremonies, capping an...
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Eight Valparaiso University Seniors, Alumnae Receive Fulbright Awards
A record eight Valparaiso University graduating seniors and recent alumnae have received Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards for English Teaching...
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Valpo Professor Honored For Excellence In Research And Creative Work And Designated A Fulbright Specialist
David L. Rowland, Ph.D., who has been a member of the Valparaiso University psychology department for more than 35 years, received the 2018...
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Valpo Professors Honored For Excellence In Teaching
Valpo’s Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching has selected Colleen Seguin and Sami Khorbotly as the 2018–2019 Valparaiso University...
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Alumni Generosity Is Catalyst For Valpo Student Program
Valparaiso University alumni Rev. Mark ’71 and Kathleen Koepp ’71 Helge have generously committed $2 million to establish the Mark and...
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Valpo Librarian Selected As Library Senior Fellow At UCLA
Patricia Mileham, interim dean of library services, director of research services and associate professor of library services, has been selected to...
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Valparaiso University’s Physician Assistant Program Granted Provisional Accreditation
Valparaiso University is proud to announce that the ARC-PA has granted Accreditation-Provisional status to the Valparaiso University Physician...
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Family Legacy: Olivia Janke ’20 Blazes Her Own Path
Family Legacy: Olivia Janke ’20 Blazes Her Own Path
Comfort. Opportunity. Growth. These are a few of Olivia’s words for Valpo. A second-generation Valpo student, Olivia was more than a little...
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Honors College Hosts Interfaith “Idea Of Tradition” Conference April 20
Valpo will host a conference on Friday, April 20, to mark the 50th anniversary of Christ College, the humanities-based honors college of Valparaiso...
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Valparaiso University Appoints John R. Eckrich Chair In Religion And The Healing Arts
Valparaiso University announces that Susan R. Holman ’79, Ph.D., ’16H, will join its faculty as the John R. Eckrich Professor and Chair in...
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Higher Learning Commission Reaffirms Accreditation Of Valparaiso University
Valpo’s institutional accreditation status now extends through 2027–2028, as the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) has notified the University of...
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Society Of Black Engineers Established At Valparaiso University
The College of Engineering at Valpo has a new professional development and experiential learning opportunity for students, thanks to a student-driven...
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Valparaiso University Introduces Degree In Supply Chain And Logistics Management
The College of Business at Valparaiso University has developed both a major and a minor in the growing field of supply chain and logistics...
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Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To Christ College — The Honors College
Valparaiso University announces Susan VanZanten, Ph.D., will join the Valpo faculty as dean of Christ College — The Honors College, effective July...
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Unveiling History
Kevin Ostoyich, Ph.D., department chair and associate professor of history, has spent the past six years researching the history of the Shanghai...
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Boundless: Katie Willenbrink ’18 Studies The Course And The Stars
Boundless: Katie Willenbrink ’18 Studies The Course And The Stars
Whether it’s in the classroom, at the observatory, or on the golf course, anyone who encounters Katie Willenbrink ’18 is bound to take note of...
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Bon Appétit: French Majors Cook Up Final Project In The Kitchen
The recipe for success for two French language majors at Valparaiso University literally was a recipe. Jennifer LeCaptain ’16 and Andrea Sanchez...
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Valpo Faculty Members Awarded Wheat Ridge Ministries–O.P. Kretzmann Research Fund Grants
Matthew Becker, Ph.D., professor of theology, and Alex Capaldi, Ph.D., associate professor of mathematics and statistics, are recipients of...
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A Journey Home: Professor Reva Johnson ’09 Spurs Student Research In Bioengineering Field
A Journey Home: Professor Reva Johnson ’09 Spurs Student Research In Bioengineering Field
In fall 2017, Reva Johnson ’09, Ph.D., assistant professor of mechanical engineering and bioengineering, began her third year with the College of...
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Valparaiso University Receives $1.1 Million For College Of Engineering Faculty
Valparaiso University has received more than $1.1 million from the estate of Dale F. Kempf ’62, a longtime faculty member in engineering and...
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VALPARAISO UNIVERSITY ANNOUNCES IT IS EXPLORING ALTERNATIVE POSSIBILITIES RELATED TO ITS LAW SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
Board of Directors Directs University Administration to Suspend A First-Year Law School Class in Valparaiso for the Fall of 2018 Valparaiso...
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A Solid Foundation: Valpo Alumna Primed To Build A World Of Difference
Travel the world one day and build it the next. The architecture across Europe inspired Rebecca Otte ’95 to work to preserve historic structures in...
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Valparaiso University Announces Kapfer Research Award Recipient
Valparaiso University Professor Allison Schuette ’93, MFA, associate professor of English, has received the Philip and Miriam Kapfer Endowed...
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Valpo Faculty Members Receive University Research Professor Grants
Valpo Faculty Members Receive University Research Professor Grants
Slavica Jakelic, Ph.D., and Shirvel Stanislaus, Ph.D., will serve as University Research Professors at Valpo for the 2018–2019 academic year. The...
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“Remembering The Reformation” Talk Held At Valparaiso University
WHO: Tal Howard, Ph.D., Phyllis and Richard Duesenberg Chair in Christian Ethics, will give a talk titled “Remembering the...
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Valpo Forecast: Sunny And Successful
In the Midwest, many people say that if someone doesn’t like the weather, stick around a minute, it will change. But meteorology students at...
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Lilly Fellows Program At Valpo Welcomes Two Teaching-Scholars
The Valparaiso University-based Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts welcomes two fellows to the program and University faculty, Ashleigh...
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Alumni Establish Endowed Faculty Support For College Of Engineering
Jan and John Draheim ’64, M.S., have committed funds to support the College of Engineering and the Valpo Fund. Jan and John established an endowed...
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Valparaiso University And Partners Receive $1.58M Grant To Advance STEM Education In Indiana
The Indiana Commission for Higher Education awarded $1,582,584 to Valparaiso University, Ball State University, Indiana University–Purdue...
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Valparaiso University Named No. 1 Best Undergraduate Teaching And No. 1 Best Value By U.S. News & World Report
Valpo Honored as No. 4 in Midwest, Topping U.S. News List for 29 Consecutive Years For the 29th consecutive year, Valparaiso University has been...
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Dedicated To Success: Tristan De La Rosa ’18 Balances Nursing Major With Division I Athletics
From early-morning clinicals to afternoon practices to late-night study sessions, the grind truly never stops for Tristan De La Rosa ’18. He...
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Forbes Ranks Valparaiso University As Top College
Valparaiso University consistently achieves national recognition for excellence by Forbes Magazine. The University has earned recognition by Forbes...
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Valparaiso University Alumni Fund Endowed Scholarships
Valparaiso University Alumni Fund Endowed Scholarships
Valparaiso University alumni Julie Tiede ’96 Winkler and Jason Winkler ’96 have generously committed $500,000 to fund endowed scholarships for...
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NIPSCO Recognizes Valpo’s Center For The Sciences For Energy Efficiency
The Center for the Sciences: Chemistry and Biochemistry will house classes at Valparaiso University beginning fall 2017, bringing 55,000 square feet...
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Endless Opportunity: Valpo STEM Students Pursue Multiple Passions
Thanks to the tenacity of Alison Norris ’17, Valpo is home to a chamber music ensemble nicknamed the “STEM-quintet,” enabling a group of five...
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Breaking The Mold: Taylor Williams ’17 M.A. Brings Teaching Prowess To Korea
Late-night study sessions at the library. Afternoons spent mentoring classmates at the writing center. Classroom observation with international...
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Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Distinguished Faculty Spur Innovation
At Valpo, academic disciplines are blended together across campus, facilitating new pursuits and discoveries. Elizabeth Wuerffel ’00, MFA,...
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Accounting, Anyone? Tennis Player Paige Heuer ’17 Continues To Compete
Accounting, Anyone? Tennis Player Paige Heuer ’17 Continues To Compete
Third in the state in high school doubles says a couple of things. It says you have a real shot at being able to play Division I tennis, while you...
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Valparaiso University Students Named Kemper Scholars
Alina Virnelson ’20 and Mark Young ’20 have been selected from a group of national finalists to become two of the 16 students in this year’s...
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Valpo Graduate Student Receives Fulbright Award To Study, Teach In South Korea
Valpo Graduate Student Receives Fulbright Award To Study, Teach In South Korea
Taylor Williams ’17 M.A., who earned her master’s degree in teaching English to speakers of other languages from Valparaiso University during its...
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Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 20–21
Spring commencement caps another exciting year for the Valparaiso University community as it continues its legacy in education, leadership, faith and...
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Valpo Professors Honored For Excellence In Teaching
Valpo’s Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching has selected Jennifer Bjornstad, Danielle Lavin-Loucks and Kevin Ostoyich as the 2017–2018...
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Valpo Professor Honored For Excellence In Research And Creative Work
Valpo Professor Honored For Excellence In Research And Creative Work
Theresa Kessler, Ph.D., RN, ACNS-BC, CNE, who has been a member of the faculty at Valparaiso University’s College of Nursing and Health Professions...
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Transcending The Competition: Kyle Dunn Drills His Way To The Top On The Court And In The Classroom
Transcending The Competition: Kyle Dunn Drills His Way To The Top On The Court And In The Classroom
Tennis balls fly back and forth across the net as young men run in zig-zag patterns to thwart their opponents hard driving serves. Tennis at Division...
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Valparaiso University Establishes Innovation Hub
Valparaiso University announces the establishment of the Innovation Hub at McMillan Hall, an interdisciplinary center of entrepreneurship learning....
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Opportunity Abounds In Civil Engineering
Since her arrival on campus, Rebecca Valliere ’18 has fully immersed herself in the College of Engineering. She has thrived in the small,...
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Valpo Alumni Commit $1 Million To University Writing Center And College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University alumni Judith “Judy” Rockett ’60 Beumer and Richard “Dick” Beumer ’59 have committed $1 million to establish...
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Graduate School Hosts Admissions Visit Day Saturday, April 8
Valpo’s Graduate School will welcome prospective applicants to campus on Saturday, April 8, at the Duesenberg Welcome Center, located at 1620...
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Accomplished Faculty: College Of Business Professor Sparks Interest In Crucial Field
A devoted teacher and cutting-edge researcher, Sanjay Kumar, Ph.D., associate professor of information and decision science, joined the College of...
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Valpo’s Theatre Department Excels At College Theatre Festival
In January, 26 Valpo students, accompanied by four faculty mentors, traveled to Indianapolis to compete in the Kennedy Center American College...
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National Center For Women & Information Technology Awards Grant To Valparaiso University’s New Computer Science Association
In fall 2016, Valparaiso University’s new student chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery-Women (ACM-W) was awarded a $3,000 start-up...
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Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To College Of Nursing And Health Professions
Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To College Of Nursing And Health Professions
Valparaiso University announces Karen Allen, RN, Ph.D., FAAN, will join its faculty as dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions,...
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Valpo Hosts Fourth Annual Shakespeare Week Feb. 14–18
Christ College, the Honors College of Valparaiso University, in collaboration with the English and theatre departments, sponsors Valparaiso...
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A Shared Mission: Valpo Faculty And Alumni Invest In Student Success
With a love for chemistry, the first time Brian Weaver ’17 stepped foot on campus was to attend a scholarship day hosted by the chemistry...
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Valparaiso University Student Competes In International Chinese Language Contest
Valparaiso University student Teshurah Lee ’18 was one of 150 students worldwide selected for the prestigious “Chinese Bridge” Chinese...
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Valpo Faculty Members Receive University Research Professor Grants
Valpo Faculty Members Receive University Research Professor Grants
Daniel Saros, Ph.D., and Julien Smith, Ph.D., will serve as University Research Professors at Valpo for the 2017–2018 academic year. The grants...
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Valparaiso University Sophomore Recognized As Outstanding First-Generation College Student
Nicholas Schrombeck ’19 is a 2016 recipient of the “Realizing the Dream” scholarship from the Independent Colleges of Indiana (ICI). The annual...
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Valparaiso University Graduate School Hosts Admissions Visit Day Saturday, Nov. 5
Valpo’s Graduate School will welcome prospective applicants to campus on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Duesenberg Welcome Center located at 1620 Chapel...
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Valparaiso University Ranks No. 4 In Midwest As Undergraduate Enrollment Continues To Climb
Valpo Tops U.S. News List for 28 Consecutive Years, Honored as No. 1 Best Value and Best Undergraduate Teaching For the 28th consecutive year,...
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Valpo’s Honors College Announces 2016–2017 Symposium Speakers
Valparaiso University’s Christ College — The Honors College presents its annual symposium, featuring internationally distinguished speakers to...
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Washington Monthly Recognizes Valparaiso University For Value, Contribution To Public Good
Washington Monthly Recognizes Valparaiso University For Value, Contribution To Public Good
Valparaiso University is the No. 4 master’s university in the nation, as announced today in Washington Monthly’s annual college rankings....
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Valparaiso University Graduate Named James Madison Fellow
Valparaiso University Graduate Named James Madison Fellow
Alexander Uryga ’15 has been selected as Indiana’s 2016 James Madison Fellow. Alexander, of La Porte, Ind., graduated from Christ College,...
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Valparaiso University Ranked As A Top College By Forbes
Valparaiso University has achieved recognition by Forbes 2016 rankings as one of the top 75 colleges in the Midwest and regularly appears in Forbes...
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Driven To Succeed: Ashita Bhatnagar ’18 Finds Inspiration At Valpo
Driven To Succeed: Ashita Bhatnagar ’18 Finds Inspiration At Valpo
Traveling more than 8,000 miles, Ashita Bhatnagar ’18 arrived at Valparaiso University two years ago sight unseen to embark on what has proven to...
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Valparaiso University Student Receives Critical Language Scholarship
The United States Department of State granted Kathleen Salter ’19 a Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study Chinese this summer. The CLS...
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Valparaiso University Students Named Kemper Scholars
Claire Marie Ehr ’19 and Daniel P. Sukowicz ’19 have been selected from a group of national finalists to become two of 16 in this year’s...
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Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 14–15
Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 14–15
Spring commencement caps another exciting year for the Valparaiso University community as it continues its legacy in education, leadership, faith and...
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Embracing Opportunities: Katie Merkling ’16 Finds Community In Valpo’s Math And Science Education Program.
Embracing Opportunities: Katie Merkling ’16 Finds Community In Valpo’s Math And Science Education Program.
Water boils over the stove at an old off-campus home awaiting uncooked noodles. A kitchen timer beeps, and giggles erupt from the kitchen table where...
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Valpo Professors Honored For Excellence In Teaching
Valpo’s Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching has selected Zuhdi Aljobeh, Sandra Bleza, and George Pati as the 2016–2017 Valparaiso...
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Valparaiso University Introduces Data Science And Statistics Degrees
The College of Arts and Sciences at Valparaiso University has developed data science and statistics degree programs in response to an increased...
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U.S. Department Of Energy And National Science Foundation Award Valparaiso University Funding For Physics Research
Valparaiso University acquired a $210,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and a $129,000 grant from the National Science Foundation...
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Defining Experiences: Leandro Jaime ’16 Uncovers “The Power Of &” At Valpo
Defining Experiences: Leandro Jaime ’16 Uncovers “The Power Of &” At Valpo
First-generation student and fearless leader; a head for business and a heart for community; fraternity brother and focused communicator; mentee and...
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Valpo Offers Public Astronomy Programs
WHO: The physics and astronomy department at Valparaiso University continues its series of public astronomy programs for spring 2016. WHAT: Each...
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Commission On Collegiate Nursing Education Grants Accreditation To Valparaiso University’s Doctor Of Nursing Practice Program
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at Valparaiso University has renewed accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education...
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American Chemical Society Awards Valparaiso University Funding For Chemistry Research In The Petroleum Field
Valparaiso University secured a $70,000 grant from the American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund. Valpo obtained one of only 45 estimated...
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Indiana Health Department Awards Valparaiso University Funding For Tobacco Prevention And Cessation Efforts
Valparaiso University acquired a $200,000 grant from the Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Commission of the Indiana State Department of Health. With...
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Third Annual Shakespeare Week Returns To Valpo Jan. 11-16
Valparaiso University welcomes back Actors From The London Stage for a weeklong residency Jan. 11-16 as part of the third annual Shakespeare...
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Valparaiso University Named 2016 Best Value College By Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
Rankings recognize strong academic record and great economic value Valparaiso University has been honored as one of Kiplinger Personal Finance’s...
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Valpo Sophomore Receives “Realizing The Dream” Scholarship
Rachel Lenig ’18, a nursing major at Valparaiso University, is a “Realizing the Dream” award recipient for 2015–2016. Funded by the Lilly...
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The Will To Succeed: Vanesa Abad ’17 Able To Juggle It All At Valpo
The bright lights illuminate the flawlessly manicured field at Alumni Stadium. A piercing wind amplifies the effects of an already bitter November...
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Valparaiso University Announces University Research Professor Grants
Valparaiso University faculty members Robert Elder and Carlos Miguel-Pueyo have received University Research Professor grants to continue their...
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Valparaiso University Announces 2016-2017 Kapfer Research Award Recipient
Valparaiso University Announces 2016-2017 Kapfer Research Award Recipient
Valparaiso University Professor Amanda Zelechoski has received the 2016-2017 Philip and Miriam Kapfer Endowed Research Award to continue work on...
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Valpo Students And Professor Debut Short Documentary At International Film Festival
A short documentary by Valparaiso University Assistant Professor Liz Wuerffel, recent graduate Saddam Al-Zubaidi, and digital media graduate student...
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Valparaiso University Alumnus To Establish Emergency Scholarship Fund
The generosity of Valparaiso University alumnus Andrew Nunemaker ’91 will establish an endowed fund to assist students faced with emergency...
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National Science Foundation Awards Valparaiso University Funding For Chemistry Research
Valparaiso University secured a $223,753 grant from the National Science Foundation under its Major Research Instrumentation and Chemistry Research...
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Valparaiso University Breaks Ground On Science Facility Sept. 17
Valparaiso University Breaks Ground On Science Facility Sept. 17
Sept. 17 – Valparaiso, Ind. – Valparaiso University advances its long history of commitment to STEM education and expands facilities with a new...
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Alumni Commit $3 Million To Valparaiso University For Study Abroad Scholarships
Valparaiso University students who participate in Study Abroad programs will be eligible to receive scholarship support thanks to the generosity of...
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Valparaiso University Ranks No. 5 In Midwest As Total Enrollment Continues To Climb
Valpo Tops U.S. News List for 27 Consecutive Years, Honored for Best Teaching and Best Value For the 27th straight year, Valparaiso University has...
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Storm Intercept Team Puts Meteorology Students Close To Storm Center
Storm Intercept Team Puts Meteorology Students Close To Storm Center
Photos provided by Adam Stepanek, VUSIT Convective Field Studies Valpo’s renowned meteorology program annually graduates budding weather experts,...
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Valpo’s Honors College Announces 2015–2016 Symposium Speakers
Valparaiso University’s Christ College — The Honors College presents its annual symposium, featuring distinguished speakers and vibrant...
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Forbes Magazine Ranks Valparaiso University In Top Colleges
Valparaiso University achieves recognition by Forbes 2015 rankings as one of the top 50 colleges in the Midwest and regularly appears in Forbes...
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Masterworks Program At Valparaiso University Begins Second Year
Classes explore central questions of human experience through classic literature The Masterworks Program at Christ College, sponsored by Valparaiso...
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A Dream Job: Daniel Blood ’10 Expands Valpo’s Mission Through Engineers Without Borders
By the time he reached his teens, Daniel Blood ’10, Ph.D., had an intimate understanding of the value of American goodwill in the poorest parts of...
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Intersecting Passions: Kelsey Larson ’15 Explores Classroom And Community, Science And Art.
Intersecting Passions: Kelsey Larson ’15 Explores Classroom And Community, Science And Art.
As she sits alone in Valpo’s art studio, Kelsey Larson ’15 focuses intently on the project at hand, blocking out any other distractions or...
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College Choice Names Valparaiso University No. 1 Christian University, No. 2 Overall In Midwest
Valparaiso University is ranked No. 1 overall in the 2015 Fifty Best Christian Colleges and Universities list and No. 2 overall in the 2015 Rankings...
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Valpo Student Named Kemper Scholar
Tiffany Luehrs ’18 has been selected from a group of finalists for the incoming class of the prestigious Kemper Scholars Program. The program has...
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Global Ambition: Professor Liu Brings Professional Experience And International Perspective To College Of Business.
Global Ambition: Professor Liu Brings Professional Experience And International Perspective To College Of Business.
As a high school student in south central China, Jiangxia (Renee) Liu, Ph.D., anticipated the opportunity to continue her education in the United...
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Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 16–17
More than 1,000 undergraduate, graduate and law students will participate in Valparaiso University’s Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 16,...
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Margaret Lippert ’15 Receives Fulbright Award To Study, Teach In Taiwan
Margaret Lippert ’15 Receives Fulbright Award To Study, Teach In Taiwan
Margaret Lippert ’15, who earns her bachelor’s from Valparaiso University during its undergraduate Commencement ceremony on May 17, will spend...
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Indiana Commission For Higher Education Awards Valpo $149,109 For Persistence And Success Program
Valparaiso University has secured $149,109 from the Indiana Commission on Higher Education to fund a program to help more low-income students...
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Valpo Launches Cross-Cultural Engineering Program In Dalian, China
Through a partnership with Dalian Jiaotong University, Valparaiso University will equip the next generation of engineers with necessary...
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Valparaiso University Honors Educators For Excellence In Teaching
Valparaiso University Honors Educators For Excellence In Teaching
The Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching at Valparaiso University has selected Robert Clark, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry, and...
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AACSB International Upholds 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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A Passion For Health: Valpo Students, Professors Identify New Ways To Promote Health And Prevent Disease.
A Passion For Health: Valpo Students, Professors Identify New Ways To Promote Health And Prevent Disease.
Professor Amy Cory has a passion for improving the health conditions of others. And with Valpo’s bachelor of science in public health, her students...
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Unexpected Discoveries: Nursing Student Gains Cultural Awareness While Pursuing Passion For Global Health Care
When Kelsey Fader ’16 first stepped foot on Valpo’s campus, she had no idea just how her passions would collide. But that is exactly what...
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Defining Moments: Fulbright Recipient Sterling Summerville ’13 Embraces Opportunities For Cultural Exchange
Sterling Summerville ’13 is a busy man. Take his time at Valparaiso University: He studied international service and gender studies, played running...
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Shakespeare Week Returns To Valpo Feb. 2–7
Features residency by Actors From The London Stage Christ College, the Honors College of Valparaiso University, presents the second annual...
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Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Honors Valparaiso University As 2015 Best Value College
Rankings recognize strong academic record and great economic value Valparaiso University is one of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s 100 best values...
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Breaking Down Barriers: Valpo Students Attend Class Inside Prison To Explore Real-world Issues
Fifteen minutes. That’s 900 heartbeats and 180 breaths. It’s also the amount of time it takes students to board a bus at Valparaiso University...
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Valparaiso University Achieves Recognition As STEM Jobs Approved College
Valparaiso University has been designated a 2015 STEM JobsSM Approved College by Victory Media. The list is the first of its kind to rate...
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A Global Perspective: Experiential Learning Takes Valpo Filmmakers Around The World
For centuries, humans have used stories to connect with each other, and often, these stories have the power to spark emotions, create understanding,...
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The Power Of Education: Valpo Prepares Kenyan Student To Create Positive Change In The World.
Nearly 8,000 miles separated Mercy Ngetich ’15, who grew up in remote village in Nakuru, Kenya, and Valparaiso University. On the surface,...
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Valparaiso University Ranks No. 5 In Midwest, Continues To Top U.S. News List For 26 Consecutive Years
Valpo honored again as No. 2 in Midwest for Best Undergraduate Teaching  For the 26th straight year, Valparaiso University has been identified as...
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Christ College Announces 2014-2015 Symposium Speakers Series
Christ College – The Honors College at Valparaiso University announces the Symposium Speakers Series for the 2014-2015 academic year. The Symposium...
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Valparaiso University Launches Masterworks Program
Inaugural sessions explore “What is the Good Life?” through classic literature The Masterworks Program at Christ College, sponsored by...
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Inspired To Respond
Amanda Werling ’14 was a sophomore in Valpo’s College of Nursing and Health Professions when she spent six weeks working in the emergency room of...
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Valparaiso University Ranks In Forbes Top Colleges
Valparaiso University has achieved recognition by Forbes 2014 rankings as one of the top 100 colleges in the Midwest and regularly appears in Forbes...
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Fall 2014 Semester Begins
Classes for the fall 2014 semester begin on August 26.  Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Email...
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Valpo Music Graduate Wins First Prize At Young Artists Competition In Boston
Valparaiso University alumnus Jonathan Rudy ’10 achieved the highest honor at the 2014 Young Artists Competition in Organ Performance on June 23 in...
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White House Correspondence
White House Correspondence
Thousands have had their photo taken in front of the White House, countless visitors have toured the White House, but few can say they have spent...
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Valpo Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious National Award
For computer and electrical engineering department chair and professor, Jeff Will, Ph.D., his dedication to being a mentor and teacher is now being...
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Teachers, School Leaders Named In Two Competitive Fellowships To Strengthen Indiana Schools And Students
Inaugural Class of Education Leadership Fellows, New Class of Teaching Fellows Recognized at Statehouse Governor Mike Pence has recognized the...
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Whirlwind Ascent
Ginger Zuidgeest ’02 wakes up at 4 a.m. each weekday with resolve. “Since Valpo, I’ve been on this constant mission,” she said. “One of my...
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2014 Crusader Fund Coaches Classic
The Crusader Fund, in conjunction with the Athletics Department and Office of Alumni Relations, invites you to join us for the Crusader Fund Coaches...
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Valparaiso University Students Honored As Kemper Scholars
Christ College freshmen Victoria Bruick and Eric Smith have been selected from a group of finalists for the incoming class of the prestigious Kemper...
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Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 16-18
More than 850 undergraduate, graduate, and law students will participate in commencement ceremonies Friday, May 16, Saturday, May 17, and Sunday, May...
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Students Learn About International Humanitarian Law With New Red Cross Club
The earth shakes as another bomb hits the city. The explosion sends shards of glass and brick flying into the streets. Civilians run for cover. In...
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Valparaiso University Honors Educators For Excellence In Teaching
Valparaiso University Honors Educators For Excellence In Teaching
The Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching at Valparaiso University has selected Professor Jan Westrick, Assistant Professor Stacy Maugans,...
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Valparaiso University Joins Generation Study Abroad
National Initiative Aims to Double Number of Students Studying Abroad by 2020 Continuing its commitment to present students with global...
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Valparaiso University Announces Innovative Approach To MBA Education
The College of Business at Valparaiso University introduces a new MBA curriculum with eight concentrations and graduate certificates beginning fall...
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Academic Showcase
The inaugural Academic Showcase is a celebration of undergraduate, graduate, and faculty work. It features an amazing range of achievements at...
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A Lasting Legacy
A Lasting Legacy
Standing on the lush green lawn of the Taj Mahal, Health Care Leadership major Antwon Gates ’15 was overcome with gratitude. The trip to India,...
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Valparaiso University Law School To Host Law Review Symposium On Campaign Finance On Friday, April 4, 2014
Valparaiso University Law School’s Law Review will host its annual Symposium on Friday, April 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 656 S. Greenwich St....
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Champions In The Classroom: Students Receive Academic All-League Honors
Valparaiso University student-athletes continue their history of excellence in competition and in the classroom, with eight Valpo students across...
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Studying Shanghai: Grant To Study In China Benefits Students And Faculty
Studying Shanghai: Grant To Study In China Benefits Students And Faculty
Professor of History Kevin Ostoyich was preparing to spend a year as Valparaiso University’s Study Abroad director in Hangzhou, China, when he made...
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Inaugural Shakespeare Week
Christ College, the Honors College of Valparaiso University, presents the inaugural Shakespeare Week at Valpo, featuring a week-long residency by...
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Working For Harmony
Dennis Cimbaljevich ’04 did not have to travel far from his hometown of Portage, Ind., to attend Valparaiso University, but his experiences as a...
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Shakespeare Week At Valpo: Actors From The London Stage Perform “As You Like It”
Shakespeare Week At Valpo: Actors From The London Stage Perform “As You Like It”
Valparaiso University’s inaugural Shakespeare Week, March 17-22, was a campus-wide celebration of the work of William Shakespeare. Featuring Actors...
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Valparaiso University Announces Inaugural Shakespeare Week
Valparaiso University Announces Inaugural Shakespeare Week
Series of Events Held March 18-22 Christ College, the Honors College of Valparaiso University, presents the inaugural Shakespeare Week at Valpo,...
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Valparaiso University Introduces Business Analytics Degree
The College of Business at Valparaiso University has developed a new major in business analytics, joining an emerging trend in higher education...
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A Symphony Across Cultures: Valpo Student Finds Calling Through Confucius Institute
A Symphony Across Cultures: Valpo Student Finds Calling Through Confucius Institute
Avery Davis was still in high school when he was first introduced to the sheng — a traditional Chinese instrument made of bamboo pipes that looks a...
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Five Valparaiso University Students Receive Prestigious Gilman Awards To Study Abroad
Five Valparaiso University Students Receive Prestigious Gilman Awards To Study Abroad
The illustrious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program has honored five undergraduate students at Valparaiso University with awards to...
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Working For Harmony
Dennis Cimbaljevich ’04 did not have to travel far from his hometown of Portage, Ind., to attend Valparaiso University, but his experiences as a...
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The Dynamics Of Giving: Students Make Difficult Philanthropic Decisions In Buinicki’s Literature Course
Martin Buinicki’s voice cracks with emotion as he recalls the impassioned dialogue among students in his Traditions of Giving and Serving in...
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Making A Joyful Noise: Valpo Music Education Students Give Back To A Local Preschool
Tuesday mornings at Hilltop Neighborhood House are always a cacophony of excited rhythms as preschool students shake maracas, bang on cymbals, and...
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A Healthy Outlook: College Of Nursing And Health Professions Expands Degree Programs
A Healthy Outlook: College Of Nursing And Health Professions Expands Degree Programs
Junior Kaitlyn Spaudie’s face lights up when she talks about the project she’s working on in her Communications in Health Care class. “We’re...
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Valparaiso University Sophomore Honored As Outstanding First-Generation College Student
Valparaiso University sophomore Jonathan Cisneros is the 2013 recipient of a “Realizing the Dream” scholarship from the Independent...
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Grace Notes: Valparaiso’s Sacred Connection To The Work Of Johann Sebastian Bach
The work of Johann Sebastian Bach is a crucial part of any musician’s education. But at Valparaiso, where Lutheran character and academic...
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Beauty In Numbers: International Student Discovers The Music In Math
Beauty In Numbers: International Student Discovers The Music In Math
At Valparaiso University, Ruyue Yuan has found a connection between math and music that might surprise most people. “They’re both beautiful,”...
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Engaged Mentors: Faculty Guidance Pushes Student To Succeed
Engaged Mentors: Faculty Guidance Pushes Student To Succeed
Lauren Stutler dreams of traveling the world as a business management consultant. And although her plans have changed during her time at Valpo, she...
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December 2013 Commencement
Undergraduate, graduate, and Law School Commencement will be held on Sunday, Dec. 15, at 2:30 p.m. in the Chapel of the Resurrection. No tickets are...
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The Search For Truth: Student Discovers Calling Through Alumni Connection
The Search For Truth: Student Discovers Calling Through Alumni Connection
The Rev. Joshua Burkholder ’02 and David Rojas Martinez’s paths first crossed because of a stained glass window, but it was a shared adoration of...
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Valparaiso University Honored By Department Of State For Student Achievements As Fulbright Scholars
In Past 10 Years, 26 Valpo Students and Alumni Have Received Prestigious Fulbright Awards Valparaiso University has achieved recognition from the...
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Valparaiso University Announces College Of Nursing Expansion
The College of Nursing at Valparaiso University is now the College of Nursing and Health Professions. As Valpo continues to bolster its degree...
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An Education Without Borders: Engineering With A Global Perspective
An Education Without Borders: Engineering With A Global Perspective
Andrew Schrader was in seventh grade when he decided to pursue a career in humanitarian engineering. “I went on a mission trip to Mexico to help...
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Calm Under Pressure: Nursing Student Acts With Grace And Compassion
Calm Under Pressure: Nursing Student Acts With Grace And Compassion
Lily Salinas dreamt of becoming a nurse since she first stepped foot on Valparaiso University’s campus as a freshman, but she never imagined how...
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Valparaiso University Named A 2014 Best Private College By Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
Ranking Based on Academic Quality and Affordability Kiplinger’s Personal Finance has recognized Valparaiso University as one of the top 100...
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Valparaiso University Receives $2.3 Million From Department Of Energy
Valparaiso University Receives $2.3 Million From Department Of Energy
Cooperative Agreement to Fund Solar Research at Valpo’s Solar Energy Research Facility The United States Department of Energy announced today it...
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Valparaiso University Launches 100% Online Master Of Science In Health Management And Policy Degree
Valparaiso University Launches 100% Online Master Of Science In Health Management And Policy Degree
One-of-a-kind health care leadership degree gives health professionals essential skills to lead in today’s growing health care field. Continuing...
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Valparaiso University Named Top University By U.S. News For 25 Consecutive Years
Valparaiso University Named Top University By U.S. News For 25 Consecutive Years
Total Enrollment at Highest Level in 33 Years For the 25th straight year, Valparaiso University has been identified as one of the best universities...
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Valparaiso University Ranks In Top 10 Indiana Colleges With Best Return On Investment
Valparaiso University was recently listed as No. 8 in Affordable Colleges Online’s rankings of the top colleges and universities in Indiana for...
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Valparaiso University Joins Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellows Program
Valparaiso University Joins  Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellows Program
New Program Will Recruit, Prepare Master’s Candidates to Teach Science, Technology, Math in High-Need Indiana Classrooms The Woodrow Wilson...
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Valparaiso University Alumnus Honored As Tau Beta Pi Laureate
Valparaiso University Alumnus Honored As Tau Beta Pi Laureate
Valpo’s College of Engineering is Only College in Country to Have Three Laureates Named in Past Four Years Valparaiso University alumnus Ben...
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Veronica Fall ’13 Awarded Prestigious International Fellowship
Veronica Fall ’13 Awarded Prestigious International Fellowship
Valparaiso University alumna Veronica Fall, class of 2013, has been selected to participate in the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young...
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Graduate Student Interns At United Nations
Graduate Student Interns At United Nations
Valparaiso University graduate student Wissam Shahin, a Fulbright Scholar from Syria, is working as a summer intern with the Regional Bureau for Arab...
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Valparaiso University Professorship Fosters Excellence, Innovation In Engineering
Valparaiso University has named Mark M. Budnik to the Paul and Cleo Brandt Professorship, which promotes teaching excellence in the...
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Valparaiso University Athletic Teams Recognized For Outstanding Academic Performance
Six athletic teams from Valparaiso University have received the NCAA Public Recognition Award for outstanding academic performance. The NCAA...
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Valparaiso University Continuing Education To Offer Courses On Leadership In Sports
Valparaiso University’s Office of Continuing Education will offer two courses emphasizing ethical leadership in sports as part of its Coaching...
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Valpo Alumni Report On Historic Oklahoma Tornado
Valpo Alumni Report On Historic Oklahoma Tornado
Michael Seger initially marveled as the storm developed in what the 2005 Valparaiso University graduate referred to as “textbook” fashion. Later,...
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Valparaiso University Commencement Ceremonies Conclude Year Filled With Accomplishments
Nearly 700 undergraduate and graduate students participated in Valparaiso University’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 19, and more than...
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Valparaiso University Students Receive Prestigious Fulbright Grants
Three Valparaiso University seniors have been awarded Fulbright grants to continue their international studies while making a contribution to the...
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Valparaiso University Lilly Fellows Program Receives $1.19 Million Grant
The Valparaiso University-based Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts was awarded a $1.19 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. This is...
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Valpo Experience Helps To Shape King
As a double major, a leader at the Chapel of the Resurrection, and a member of numerous clubs and activities such as the Torch and VUTV, Nate...
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Valpo Professors Mark Budnik, Lissa Yogan, Kevin Jantzi Win Annual Excellence In Teaching Awards
Valparaiso University’s Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching has selected Mark Budnik, Kevin Jantzi and Lissa Yogan as recipients of the...
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Valparaiso University Students Win Statewide Mathematics Competition
A team of three Valparaiso University students took first place in the Indiana Collegiate Mathematics Competition, which is sponsored each year by...
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Law School Commencement
Valparaiso University Law School will hold Commencement in the Chapel of the Resurrection on May 25 at 10 a.m. No tickets are required and seating...
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Valpo Experience Begins Journey For Artist
Valpo Experience Begins Journey For Artist
When Caleb Kortokrax ’11 transferred to Valparaiso University during his junior year, he had anticipated majoring in art history. But a...
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Valpo Sophomore Receives Newman Civic Fellowship
Valpo Sophomore Receives Newman Civic Fellowship
Valparaiso University sophomore Caleb Rollins, of Bloomington, Minn., has been named a 2013 Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact for demonstrating...
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2013 May Commencement
2013 May Commencement
Sunday, May 19 10 a.m. Baccalaureate Service, Chapel of the Resurrection 11 a.m.  Receptions College of Arts and Sciences, Harre Union...
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Student Showcase Production: ‘Buried Child’
Student Showcase Production: ‘Buried Child’
Each spring, a senior enrolled in the directing class is selected to showcase a production on the main stage. This year’s performance is...
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Sopetti Enhances Valpo Experience Through Christ College
Sopetti Enhances Valpo Experience Through Christ College
Christ College has been an influential part of sophomore Michelle Sopetti’s college experience since she first showed interest at Valparaiso...
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2013 Celebration Of Undergraduate Scholarship
The Celebration is an opportunity for students to share creative and/or scholarly work that they have undertaken during the past year in a poster or...
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Christ College Freshman Debates
The Christ College Freshman Debates, held each spring as part of the CC Freshman Program, are the culmination of the honors college’s...
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Valpo Biology Club Continues Restoration Work March 24
For the last 14 years, Valparaiso University’s Biology Club has been one of the regions’ most effective environmental improvement organizations,...
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Observatory Open Houses
Located at the southeast corner of the Valparaiso University campus, the Valpo Observatory houses a 16 inch, computer-controlled reflecting telescope...
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Valpo Appoints Dean To Christ College—The Honors College
Valparaiso University has appointed Peter Kanelos, PhD, as Dean of Christ College—The Honors College effective July 1, 2013. Most recently he has...
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Rachel Rockey: Scholar, Leader, And Christ College Student
Rachel Rockey: Scholar, Leader, And Christ College Student
Rachel Rockey has a clear vision of what she wants to do with her life: to teach mathematics to high school students and to be a motivational leader...
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Valpo Announces Strategic Partnership With Lumenus USA
Continuing a commitment to educating global citizens who are prepared to lead and serve in church and society, Valparaiso University has partnered...
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A Common Calling: Valpo Grads Working As Doctors To Provide Care To Same Underserved Area
A Common Calling: Valpo Grads Working As Doctors To Provide Care To Same Underserved Area
Bonded by their passion for service, Chris Weber ’04, Ellie (Goetsch ’05) Eichman, and Lisa (Holmes ’04) Zittergruen are currently working for...
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Christ College Symposium
Christ College Symposium
The Christ College Symposium is a premier co-curricular program of presentations and talks sponsored by the honors college for the benefit of...
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Law Students Help Prepare Taxes
Elderly and low-income taxpayers who need help preparing their tax returns will again be able to turn to the Valparaiso University Law School VITA...
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Meet Kyle
Meet Kyle
Valparaiso University offers programs and facilities often only found at much larger institutions. With all of that come opportunities that are hard...
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Groth Finds His Home At Valpo
Drew Groth found a home in a place he never thought possible. “When I took a tour of Valparaiso University that gut feeling happened and it felt...
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Valpo Partners With Chicago’s Museum Of Science & Industry In Innovative Program That Aims To Improve Science Teaching
VALPARAISO, Ind. – Teachers participating in the Museum of Science and Industry’s science teacher education courses now can receive graduate...
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Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To The College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To The College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University has appointed Eric Johnson as Dean of the College of Engineering. In his role as dean, Johnson will be responsible for the...
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Valparaiso University Receives Caterpillar Funding To Support Study Abroad In China
The Caterpillar Foundation has selected Valparaiso University as one of five universities nationwide to receive funding to support study abroad in...
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Chavez’s Valpo ‘dream’ Comes True
Kelli Chavez has wanted to attend Valparaiso University since eighth grade when her middle school class from nearby Merrillville, Ind., visited the...
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Valparaiso University Offers Non-Credit Graduate Level Courses
Registration open now for classes beginning in January. Valparaiso University Office of Continuing Education offers graduate level non-credit courses...
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Valparaiso University Sophomore Honored As First-generation College Student
Valparaiso University has announced Erica Patton as its 2012 recipient of the Realizing the Dream award. Each year, the Realizing the Dream award...
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11/29/2012 – ‘The House Of Bernarda Alba’ In Chicago
Valparaiso University students will have the unique chance to perform with theatre artists from the Chicago-based theatre group Silk Road Rising in...
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11/28/2012 – ‘The House Of Bernarda Alba’ In Chicago
Valparaiso University students will have the unique chance to perform with theatre artists from the Chicago-based theatre group Silk Road Rising in...
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12/9/2012 – Commencement
12/9/2012 – Commencement
December graduates are celebrated at the fall 2012 Commencement ceremony in the Chapel of the Resurrection. A post-Commencement reception will be...
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12/5/2012 – Acting/Directing Showcase
The work of the Theatre Department’s student actors and directors is showcased in this annual highlight of scenes from modern classics and the...
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Study Abroad At Valpo Celebrates 45 Years
Study Abroad At Valpo Celebrates 45 Years
Celebrating 45 years of tradition, the Cambridge and Reutlingen study abroad programs have reached an important milestone. Established in 1968, these...
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Continuing Education Expands With New Non-Credit Certificates
Valparaiso University Graduate School and Continuing Education has partnered with Dalton Education to offer new non-credit certificates in financial...
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Continuing Education Expands With New Non-Credit Certification
Valparaiso University Graduate School and Continuing Education has partnered with Dalton Education to offer new non-credit certificates in financial...
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Student-Athletes’ Success Demonstrated In NCAA Report
Student-Athletes’ Success Demonstrated In NCAA Report
Student-athletes at Valparaiso University continue to distinguish themselves academically, graduating at a higher rate than their peers at many other...
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Valparaiso University’s College Of Engineering Receives Prestigious Award
Valparaiso University’s College Of Engineering Receives Prestigious Award
The College of Engineering at Valparaiso University has been recognized by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying for the...
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Valpo Tied For 4th In U.S. News Midwest Regional Ranking
Valparaiso University’s outstanding educational value and quality academic programs earned strong recognition once again from U.S. News &...
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Valpo’s Foreign Language Program Ranked Among Top Universities
Valparaiso University has been named to The Best College’s list of the 10 Most Innovative Colleges for Foreign Language Study, ranking among...
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Valpo Chapter Of Phi Beta Lambda Attends National Conference
The Valparaiso University chapter of Future Business Leaders of America – Phi Beta Lambda recently participated and competed in a National...
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Valpo Engineering Student Honored As Tau Beta Pi Laureate
Valparaiso University’s College of Engineering has high expectations for its students, who have a long history of being recognized for their...
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Valpo MBA Program Recognized By U.S. News & World Report
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Valparaiso University’s part-time MBA program as one of the Best Graduate Schools for 2013, in the top...
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Fulbright Program Offers Opportunities For Three Recent Valpo Grads
The prestigious Fulbright award was given to three Valparaiso University recipients who will continue their international studies while making a...
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Graduate Students Present Innovative Digital Media Projects In Showcase
At Valparaiso University’s upcoming Graduate Digital Media Showcase, students’ Web design, video and audio production and editing, and...
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Valpo Students Help Improve Water Quality
Valparaiso University students have partnered with the Environmental Protection Agency and the City of Valparaiso to help improve water quality at...
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DECA Students Celebrate Success At International Competition
On April 20, 2012, nine undergraduate College of Business students traveled to Salt Lake City, Utah, to compete in Collegiate DECA’s...
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New Acting Dean Appointed For College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University professor Eric Johnson will begin serving as acting dean of the University’s College of Engineering beginning July 1,...
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Dale Carnegie Course Develops Leadership, Communication Skills
Valparaiso University’s College of Engineering is dedicated to graduating the “balanced engineer.” One of the key programs that...
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Student Research On Display At Celebration Of Undergraduate Scholarship
The hard work and creativity of student research will be on display next week at the annual Celebration of Undergraduate Scholarship, a daylong event...
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Christ College Students Attend National Research Conference
Fifteen Christ College students had papers accepted by the 2012 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR). The students traveled to the...
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Student’s Environmental Essay Honored
A Valparaiso University student’s essay on the impact of the emerald ash borer infestation on North American forests has been honored for its...
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Annual Engineering Conference Features Undergraduate Research Projects
The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Illinois/Indiana Section held its annual conference at Valparaiso University on March 17. Scott...
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Students Assess Educational Equality In China During March Visit
A group of Valparaiso University students traveled to China in March to assess how the country’s education system is dealing with the equality...
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Valparaiso University Senior Presents Work At International Conference
Marissa Longoria, a Valparaiso University senior double majoring in political science and sociology from East Chicago, Ind., presented her project on...
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Valparaiso University To Offer Courses In Portage
Valparaiso University’s Office of Continuing Education will offer college courses at the new Portage University Center beginning this...
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Valparaiso University Project To Be Featured At International Conference
A Valparaiso University student project to bring fresh water to a remote African village will be highlighted at the Clinton Global Initiative...
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26th Annual Freshman Debates Hosted By Christ College
Christ College, the interdisciplinary honors college of Valparaiso University, plays host to the 26th annual Freshman Debates beginning Tuesday,...
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Valpo Independent Robot Team Competes At Annual Jerry Sanders Competition
The Valparaiso Independent Robot Team (VIRT) competed in the 25th Annual Jerry Sanders Creative Design Competition at the University of Illinois at...
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Valpo College Of Engineering Celebrates The Engineers’ Day At Banquet
Valparaiso University College of Engineering students, faculty, staff and friends came together on Feb. 21 to celebrate The Engineers’ Day...
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Valparaiso University’s German Program Honored For Excellence
Valparaiso University’s German Program has been designated a German Center of Excellence by the American Association of Teachers of German...
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College Of Engineering Recognized By The American Concrete Institute
The American Concrete Institute has named Valparaiso University to its list of 15 Outstanding Universities for 2011. The ACI Award for University...
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Valpo Student Awarded Fellowship To Help End Malaria
Andrew Denecke, a sophomore psychology major who serves as chaplain for Valparaiso University’s Social Action Leadership Team (SALT), has been...
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Baepler Professorship Offers Opportunities For Interdisciplinary Growth
Timothy Tomasik, associate professor of foreign languages and literatures, has been named to the Richard P. Baepler Distinguished Professorship in...
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MBA Program To Host Open House Jan. 26
Valparaiso University’s Graduate School of Business will host an MBA Open House at 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26. The open house will feature...
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Faculty Grants To Benefit Students’ Academic Experiences
A number of grants awarded to faculty at Valparaiso University will be used to conduct innovative research, enhance educational opportunities for...
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College Of Engineering Releases IPad App
The Valparaiso University College of Engineering has released a new digital magazine for the iPad, which will connect the college to many...
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New Dean Named For College Of Business
James Brodzinski will join Valparaiso University as Dean of the College of Business beginning July 1, 2012. In his new role, James will be...
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Valpo MBA Graduate, Engineering Professors Honored For Innovation
A recent graduate of Valparaiso University’s Master of Business Administration program and a team of College of Engineering faculty were...
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Valpo Professor Named Indiana World Language Teacher Of The Year
Sarah DeMaris, professor of German at Valparaiso University, was named Indiana World Language Teacher of the Year at the 2011 Indiana Foreign...
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Valpo MBA, World-class Leader In Sustainability, Receives Certification
Valparaiso University’s Graduate Sustainability Certificate Program recently received the United Nations Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)...
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First-generation College Student Honored
A sophomore English major from Crown Point has been selected as Valparaiso University’s 2011 recipient of the Realizing the Dream Award, which...
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Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center Dedicated
Leaders at Valparaiso University joined with community members to dedicate the $13 million Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center, a state of...
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Princeton Review Recognizes Excellence In MBA Program
Valparaiso University’s College of Business continues to gain recognition as one of the nation’s outstanding graduate business programs,...
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Accreditation Renewed For Engineering Programs
The Engineering Accreditation Commission of The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) has re-accredited academic programs offered...
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Astronomy Program Receives $212,000 For Star Research
Undergraduate astronomy students at Valparaiso University will engage in research that will further astronomers’ understanding of the life and...
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U.S. News Rankings Place High Value On Valpo Education
Valparaiso University’s outstanding educational value and quality academic programs earned strong recognition once again from U.S. News &...
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Valparaiso University Quality Recognized In Top National, Regional Rankings
In two recently released higher education rankings, Valparaiso University was recognized for the high quality of its academic experience. Valparaiso...
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From A Blueprint To The Blue Sky
When Valparaiso University art professor Liz Wuerffel saw a magazine article last year about an aerial photo device made with a kite, an idea was...
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Engineers Conduct Environmental Work In Africa
Members of Valparaiso University student organization Engineers Without Borders recently embarked on a journey to remote areas of Tanzania to work on...
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Workshop Focuses On Arts And Entertainment Promotion And Marketing
The Valparaiso University Arts and Entertainment Administration Master’s Workshop 2011 takes place Aug. 5-12. The focus of the workshop will be...
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Counseling Program Earns National Accreditation
Valparaiso University’s Graduate Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) program has earned national recognition for its commitment to...
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Valpo MBA Program Sees Record Influx Of Students
Enrollment in Valparaiso University’s MBA program in the 2010-2011 academic year has increased 35 percent over last year, the largest...
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Engineering Professor Honored For Teaching
Scott Duncan, assistant professor of mechanical engineering in Valparaiso University’s College of Engineering (valpo.edu/engineering) is the...
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Lilly Fellows To Join Faculty
Three teacher-scholars have been named Lilly Fellows in Humanities and the Arts and will begin two-year terms on the Valparaiso University faculty in...
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Graduates, Families And Loved Ones Celebrate Spring Commencement
Bonnie E. Raquet, speaker at Valparaiso University’s 2011 Spring Commencement, told more than 725 graduating students that great opportunities...
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Two Valpo Students Named Fulbright Scholars
Two Valparaiso University recipients of a prestigious Fulbright award will continue their international studies while making a contribution to the...
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Freshman Selected For Kemper Scholar Program
Valparaiso University freshman Michael Mead has been selected from a group of finalists for the incoming class of the prestigious Kemper Scholars...
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Students Give $10,000 To Community Through Philanthropy Course
Students in the Valparaiso University class “Traditions of Giving and Serving in American Life” witnessed the fruits of their labors as...
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Engineering Students Win National Awards
Four current and former Valparaiso University College of Engineering students have received prestigious awards from the National Science Foundation...
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New Strategic Plan Primes Valparaiso University For Growth, Innovation
Valparaiso University is announcing to the public a bold new Strategic Plan that calls for innovation, increased enrollment and financial...
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University’s International Lab Moving Forward With Strategic Plan In Mind
Members of Valparaiso University’s American Council on Education International Laboratory are making strides as they proceed toward goals in...
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Student Business Team Honored With Regional Win
The Valparaiso University SIFE (Students in Free Enterprise) team was named a Regional Champion at the SIFE USA Regional Competition on March 28 in...
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Taylor Appreciates His Valpo Education
When asked where he sees himself after graduation, without hesitation Redrick Taylor says that no matter what his future holds, it will involve...
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University Board Member Announced As Commencement Speaker
Bonnie E. Raquet, corporate vice president (ret.) at Cargill Inc. and a member of the Board of Directors of Valparaiso University, has been announced...
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Meteorology Department Makes Upgrades To Computer Systems
Thanks to the hard work of the IT department, the meteorology department was able to make some major updates to their computer systems allowing...
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School Psychology Program Receives National Recognition
Valparaiso University’s Graduate School Psychology program has earned national recognition for its commitment to promoting the proper education...
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Buinicki Awarded Prestigious Friedrich Professorship
Martin Buinicki, associate professor of English at Valparaiso University, has been named the new Walter G. Friedrich Professor of American...
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