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Trisha Mileham, director of research services and associate professor of library services, has recently assumed the role of interim dean of library services and has also been chosen to be part of the Library Senior Fellows program at UCLA in August. This prestigious program is very selective…

Valparaiso University sororities celebrated 100 years of sisterhood during the month of October. The first sorority on campus, Alpha Phi Delta, was founded in October of 1917, which started a long tradition of thriving sorority life on campus.

In the past, Homecoming Week has attracted some alumni back to Christ College to mingle with each other and catch up with some old faces. However, this year was different as the college celebrated 50 years of not only academics, but also 50 years of community.

Valparaiso University received two endowments this summer, totaling over $1 million, which will be used to benefit student athletes and students in the Colleges of Business and Engineering.

Over the summer, an email was sent out to inform the students of Christ College that Jo Ellen Zromkoski would be stepping down from her position as office coordinator and would not be returning in the fall. Beloved by everyone, her presence will be missed in Mueller Hall and the Christ Colle…

Student Senate has finalized the budget for the 2017-2018 school year after the final slate, for tier one organizations, was approved during Monday’s meeting.

The Valpo Counseling Center has just received a $1.4 million donation from an anonymous alumnus’ estate. According to a university press release on May 1, the money will be used to establish an endowed fund intended to create ongoing support for Counseling Services.

After four years of serving as the Dean of Valpo’s Christ College, Peter Kanelos will be leaving the university at the end of the spring 2017 semester. He has accepted the position as President of Saint John’s College in Annapolis, Maryland, which he will begin in the fall of 2017.

Jennifer Kvasnicka and Andrew Brokaw were announced as the recipients of the Valparaiso University Student Senate Outstanding Leadership, Involvement and Service Award during Monday’s Student Senate meeting.

I was planning to live off campus with a couple of my friends next year, but recently found out they signed a lease for a house without me. They even found someone to replace me. Now, I have nowhere to live next year and have already cancelled my housing with the university. What should I do?

The Day of Giving is an annual fundraising initiative that works to raise appreciation and fundraising efforts both on and off campus.

Annually, Valparaiso University’s Student Senate awards two $500 scholarships to rising juniors who show initiative in leadership and service, strong tenants of the university’s mission. The award appears as an integral part of senate’s bylaws.

Student Body President Nura Zaki on Monday vetoed a senate resolution requiring a year of Student Senate experience for candidates running for student body president, arguing that students should be able to vet candidates themselves, and to ensure that all students have equal opportunity to serve.

Following two weeks of campaigning by six candidates, involving extensive interviews and debates, The Torch editorial staff endorses Hussein Shahine and E.J. Dubinsky for 2017-2018 student body president and vice president, respectively. We believe both Shahine and Dubinsky have presented th…

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Filmmaker Julie Winokur never considered herself intolerant. In fact, she was concerned about politically divisive language years before the verbal battles of the 2016 election. However, after hearing her comment while watching FOX News, Winokur’s son called her “the most intolerant person” …

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Meet your candidates for student body president and vice president. Elections for these positions will be April 3. Elections for senators will be April 10.

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The contradictory words and actions coming from President Trump regarding LGBT policies, specifically toward students, has left LGBT community members in an increasingly anxious state.