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  • Programs Highlighting Veterans and Leadership Offered by Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs
For Immediate Release
March 28, 2013

Programs Highlighting Veterans and Leadership Offered by Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs

Key Info

  • “Veterans: Up Close and Personal”
  • Monday, April 1, noon to 1:15 p.m.
  • “Inside Out Leadership”
  • Tuesday, April 2, noon to 1:15 p.m.
  • Both events are in Walb Student Union, Rooms 222–226
  • Free and open to the public

FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne’s (IPFW’s) Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs (ODMA) invites the public to attend two free discussion programs the week of April 1, 2013.

“Veterans: Up Close and Personal,” will be presented Monday, April 1, from noon to 1:15 p.m. in Walb Student Union, Rooms 222–226. The program will be led by IPFW Military Student Services Coordinator Jo Vaughan, who will facilitate the presentation “What Does a Veteran Look Like?” The program will also include a candid conversation with military and veteran students currently enrolled at IPFW.

“Inside Out Leadership,” an interactive presentation, will be Tuesday, April 2, from noon to 1:15 p.m. in Walb Student Union, Rooms 222–226. “If you can’t lead you, you can’t lead me” is the tag line for this program, presented by Ron Lewis, academic specialist for tutorial services in IPFW’s TRiO Upward Bound program; his twin brother, Rodney Lewis, an elementary school principal from St. Louis, Missouri; and their sister, Angela Lewis, author of The Game Changing Assist, Six Simple Ways to Choose Success.

Both events are free and open to the public. Reservations are suggested for Inside Out Leadership. Seats can be reserved by emailing dmaservices@ipfw.edu or by calling 260-481-6608.

For more information, contact Christopher Riley, assistant director of multicultural services/CTE coordinator, at 260-481-6847 or rileyc@ipfw.edu.


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