Gandhi-King Center for Diversity and Global Engagement
Our office offers a variety of programs and services that support student academic success and that enhance the college learning experience. We invite you to join and to participate in diverse extracurricular, co-curricular, and curricular programs that offer leadership opportunities, identity exploration and development, promote multicultural education, enhance student retention, and provide venues for social action, service, and collaborative endeavors. In the process, you will meet caring and dedicated faculty/staff and develop special friendships with other students... "Friends that will last a lifetime!" 
So Come and be involved! OMP is the Place to Be!

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Bias Incident Report Form

Bias Incident Report Form

This form is to report non-emergency bias incidents toward students. In case of emergency, please call 911. A bias incident is "an act against a person or property that is motivated, in whole or in part, by the offender's bias against race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, age, or religion, or veteran/military status."

Bias Incident Report Line- 219.464.6400


SMART Connections Program
Multipurpose Center
Peace and Justice Symposium 2014

The S.M.A.R.T. Connections Program consists of a ‘select’ group of Valpo students chosen to be S.M.A.R.T. Connections Peer Mentors to new, incoming students. Peer Mentors are trained to work with their student mentee(s) throughout the year.

The Multipurpose room serves all campus constituents and provides students a place to relax, meet, and study while utilizing various resources.  Various gatherings, workshops, socials, classes, and meetings are held at in the room throughout the year. The room is located within the Gandhi-King Center for Diversity and Global Engagement, second floor of Harre Union. To reserve the room, please contact the Harre Union event manager at 219.464.5007


The purpose of the Peace & Justice Symposium is to actively promote civic engagement and social responsibility toward strengthening peace, justice, equality, and unity on campus and in our local and global communities. The Symposium provides an avenue for discussion of global and domestic issues affecting world peace, human rights, race relations, justice, and other social concerns.

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Contact Information

Office of Multicultural Programs
Harre Union, Suite 203, Located in The Gandhi-King Center for Diversity and Global Engagement
1509 Chapel Drive
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: 219.464.6769
Fax: 219.464.6868

Byron Martin. M.Ed.

Monique Nunes, MA
Assistant Director

Samuel Payan M. Ed.
Program Coordinator

Joanne Bowker
Administrative Assistant