Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Award Winners
  • 2015: Larry Baas; Zahra Nwabara; Valpo Men's Soccer Team, coach Mike Avery

  • 2014: Stacy Hoult-Saros

  • 2013: Allison Schuette '93, Professor Liz Wuerffel '00, and Mr. Holly Singh, '98, '05 MALS




  • 2012: Ivan Bodensteiner, NaTasha Henry '04, '06 MALS, and the Black Law Students Association





  • 2011: Zhimin Lin

  • 2010: Dr. Alan Bloom, and the Peace and Social Justice Symposium: Jane Bello-Brunson and Dr. Delphina (Del) Hopkins-Gillispie, co-founders

  • 2009: The Office of the Provost, Provost Dr. Roy A. Austensen and Assoc. Provost Dr. Renu Juneja

  • 2008: Rev. Dr. Gregory A. Jones and Ryan L. Freeman-Jones

  • 2007: Rev. Dr. Alan F. Harre

  • 2006: Dr. James Kingsland '82 J.D.

  • 2005: Black Student Organization, Kwau A. Kuntu, President; Latinos in Valparaiso for Excellence, Jessica L. Botello, President; Asian American Association, Nisha H. Shah, President

  • 2004: Jane Bello-Brunson

  • 2003: Bill Marion Jr.

  • 2002: Rev. David Kehret

  • 2001: Dr. Hugh McGuigan

  • 2000: Judith Erwin-Neville and Valpo Gospel Choir

  • 1999: Jane Claiborne '01, '04 MALS

  • No Award was given in 1998

  • 1997: VU Faculty Jazz Trio: Jeff Brown, Bruce Evans, and Billy Foster

  • 1996: Professors Emeriti Walter Reiner and Karl Lutze

  • 1995: Lou Jeanne Walton '60