You are cordially invited to join the Valpo community for the 2014 MLK Celebration Luncheon.

Monday, Jan. 20

Harre Union Ballroom
11:45 a.m.

Entertainment will be provided by the Umuada Ure Dance Troupe.

The menu will include:

  • North African Chicken
  • Vegetarian/vegan option entree: Zucchini Fritters
  • Couscous Salad (vegan friendly)
  • Sauteed Collard Greens (vegan friendly)
  • Sour Cream Pound Cake (vegan option will be available)

Tickets will cost $12.50 each. Students on the Valpo Dining Plan may purchase a ticket for $10 of their Dining Dollars. All tickets will be sold at the Union Info Desk beginning starting the week of January 13.

If you have special dietary needs, please...???

Departments wishing to purchase a full table of tickets (10) via inter-departmental funds transfer to distribute among faculty, staff, and students should contact Jenn Powell at the Harre Union ( no later than Thursday, Jan. 16.

Umuada Ure Dance Troupe

The Umuada Ure Dance troupe is a part of the Umu Igbo Alliance Organization. The Umu Igbo (offspring of the Igbo) Alliance organization was founded in Chicago, IL to spread Igbo culture and create a network of people within the Chicagoland area and beyond. The dance troupe incorporates different types of dances and costumes from throughout Igbo-land to showcase heritage, excite the audience and share an authentic experience.

Umuada Ure Dance Troupe