Office of International Programs
Gandhi-King Center for Diversity & Global Engagement
1509 Chapel Drive, Harre Union 209
Valparaiso, Indiana 46383
Julie Maddox, Director of Study Abroad Programs
Julie manages Valpo's Study Centers in England, Germany, China and Costa Rica and coordinates various exchange, third-party provider and faculty-led, short-term programs world-wide. Prior to Valpo, she worked at the Illinois Institute of Technology's International Center advising both international students and study abroad participants. She earned a B.A. in French and International Economics & Cultural Affairs and an M.S. in International Commerce & Policy from Valparaiso University. While a student at Valpo, she studied and interned abroad in France, Germany, Poland and China. In high school, she participated in a French language immersion program through Indiana University's Honors Program in Foreign Languages.
Joe Frake, Office Coordinator
Joe studied abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina while a student at Drake University. Before joining Valpo as the Office Coordinator, he was a study abroad advisor at Central College Abroad in Pella, Iowa. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in International Relations from Drake University.
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