Town / Gown Committee

Meetings & Responsibilities

The Town / Gown Committee is composed of city staff and residents and faculty and students from Valparaiso University. They meet to address issues of mutual concern to the community, Valparaiso University, and its faculty and students. The Town / Gown Committee meets about two times per semester.

Pictured is VU President Mark Heckler, VU students Craig Behnke, Annika Brown, Elizabethe Palmer and Mayor Matt Murphy (February 2020).

Town and Gown