aapic_newMission Statement

The mission of the Asian American Pacific Islander Coalition is to create a welcoming environment for students of Asian or Pacific Islander heritage. We also work to educate campus about the different aspects of Asian and Pacific Islander culture and issues, advocate for our members, as well as create and nurture student leaders within the API community on campus.

Vision Statement

The vision of the Asian American Pacific Islander Coalition includes the education and celebration of Pacific Islander and Asian American cultures with the students, staff, and community in Valparaiso University through developing student awareness, optimizing campus activities, and maximizing humanitarian work.


AAPIC Executive Board 2020-2021

President: Ben Kontney 
Vice President: Maggie Yavaraski
Treasurer: May Ling
Events: Ky Perrone
Historian/ PR: Dana Delacruz
Advisor: Fontaine Lien


Fall Meeting Times

Meeting times will be released when we return in the fall, stay tuned!


Who can Join?



Office Hours

Currently closed due to summer. 


If you have any questions, or would like additional information about AAPIC, please feel free to contact us!