Joseph Frake – Assistant Director
Role in the OIP Handles the administrative processes of the office such as budgets, logistics, reservations and international student health insurance. Oversees the OIP Student Ambassadors. Also offers support to Valpo’s Study Abroad programs, marketing the opportunities on campus and processing applications.
Joe studied abroad during the Fall 2010 semester in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He has a B.A. degree from Drake University in International Relations. Before coming to Valpo, he worked as an Assistant Study Abroad Advisor at Central College in Pella, Iowa.
All sports (especially Chicago Cubs baseball, swimming and soccer, watching movies, and following world news.
If provided with a free plane ticket today, it would be to…
Rome, Italy or Munich, Germany, where his ancestors are from.