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Media Advisory
August 23, 2013

Welcome Back Block Party Engages and Entertains

Key Info

  • Welcome Back Block Party
  • Tuesday, August 27, from 4 to 7 p.m.
  • Campus Housing near the Clubhouse
  • Chancellor Vicky Carwein and IPFW Vice Chancellors will be present as honorary chefs from 5:30 to 6 p.m.

FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is proud to present the Welcome Back Block Party. This event is sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs (ODMA), Student Housing, and the Indiana–Purdue Student Government Association (IPSGA) as part of IPFW Welcome Week activities.

The Welcome Back Block Party will engage registered students with the various university departments and campus organizations and provide food, games, a live DJ, and plenty of giveaways.

Chancellor Vicky Carwein, along with the Vice Chancellors for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management, and Financial Affairs and Administration will be present at the Welcome Back Block Party at 5:30 p.m. They will serve as honorary chefs.

Members of the media are invited to attend the Welcome Back Block Party, which takes place Tuesday, August 27, from 4 to 7 p.m. at IPFW Campus Housing, near the Clubhouse.

For more information, contact Nicole Wilkins, chief communications officer, 260-481-4174, or Christopher Riley, assistant director of multicultural services, Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, at 260-481-6847 or