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<br /> Our Common Pursuit:<br /> Valpo’s Call to Lead and Serve for the Next Generation<br /> <br /> Our Common Pursuit<br /> “Essentially a University is a voluntary association of free men and<br /> women in a community which is dedicated to a twofold task: the<br /> search for truth and the transmission of truth, free and unbroken,<br /> to those who are born later in time.”<br /> — Inaugural address of Valparaiso University’s 14th President,<br /> O.P. Kretzmann, 1940<br /> Charting Our Course<br /> Our sails are raised here at Valparaiso University. We have prepared for the next journey, poised for<br /> success at the nexus, a time of great societal and cultural change in higher education. At this great<br /> institution, where Athens and Jerusalem meet, we are engaged not in a pursuit of common truth, but<br /> rather a common pursuit of truth. As such, we continue the tradition of building upon the cornerstone of<br /> what it means to be the world’s <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=1"> Our Common Pursuit: Valpo’s Call to Lead and Serv</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=2"> </a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=3"> Our Common Pursuit “Essentially a University is a</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=4"> Charting Our Course Our sails are raised here at </a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=5"> 5</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=6"> 6</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=7"> The Strategic Plan for Valparaiso University “</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=8"> A Lutheran Community of Learning As graduates of </a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=9"> 9</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=10"> </a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=11"> Constituted by People of Many Backgrounds Student</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=12"> In Dialogue With One Another Engagement with stud</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=13"> 13</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=14"> 14</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=15"> In Common Pursuit of Truth A blending of rigorous</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=16"> Academic Values Excellence in teaching </a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=17"> 17</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=18"> Envisioning Our Future Academic Excellence Valp</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=19"> Faculty/Staff Valparaiso University will create a</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=20"> </a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=21"> “At this intersection of faith and learning, each</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=22"> Thank You Valparaiso University extends heartfelt</a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=23"> </a> <a title="StrategicPlanBroch_FINAL.pdf page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d6309e2?page=24">“We must not sacrifice our courage, our boldness, </a>