Valparaiso University will celebrate the beginning of the new academic year with Opening Convocation at 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 27. Convocation will provide an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to greet colleagues, make new friends and have fun. All new undergraduate, graduate and law students are invited to process together from Harre Union to the Chapel of the Resurrection through an assembly of the University’s faculty and administrators. When you attend Convocation, you will be entered into a drawing for local restaurant gift cards.

Following Convocation, a number of local restaurants from the community will provide food samples and coupons during the “Taste of Valpo” until 6 p.m. on West Union Lawn.

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