Luncheon

UPDATE: AS OF THURS., JAN. 15, ALL TICKETS FOR THE MLK LUNCHEON HAVE BEEN SOLD. THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST!

You are cordially invited to join the Valpo community for the 2015 MLK Celebration Luncheon.

Monday, Jan. 19

Harre Union Ballroom
11:45 a.m.

The luncheon will conclude with a Q&A session featuring our keynote speaker, Ishmael Beah.

Tickets will be available for $12 each beginning Wed., Jan. 7, 2015 at the Harre Union Welcome Desk or online and payable via cash, check, or credit card. All tickets are general seating.

The menu includes:

  • Red onion, cucumber and tomato salad on mixed greens
  • Southern pan fried chicken
  • Cardamom scented whipped sweet potatoes
  • Okra pancakes
  • Garlic green beans
  • Honey corn muffins and Angel biscuits
  • Dessert: lemon chess pie

Vegetarian/gluten-free option includes:

  • Red onion, cucumber and tomato salad on mixed greens
  • Tandoori eggplant steak
  • Basmati rice
  • Garlic green beans
  • Honey corn muffins and Angel biscuits
  • Dessert: Fresh diced fruit with a lemon dressing

Traditional beverages (iced tea, ice water, and coffee) will be available.

If you need a vegetarian/gluten-free meal, or have other dietary or religious restrictions, please contact Jenn Powell (jennifer.powell@valpo.edu or 219.464.5007) after purchasing your ticket.