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Students 'Bridge' Education and Careers as Part of IPFW Program

Students 'Bridge' Education and Careers as Part of IPFW Program

May 06, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—A special program at IPFW is helping students make the transition to college. Bridges to Education and Careers at IPFW is a federally funded program for students with intellectual disabilities who have completed high school, with a diploma or Certificate of Completion, and are ready to begin college.
IPFW Announces 2016 Student Achievement Celebration Award

IPFW Announces 2016 Student Achievement Celebration Award

May 06, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—IPFW is proud to announce the 2016 Student Achievement Celebration Awards. The Student Achievement Celebration is an annual event held to recognize the success of our student leaders, academic excellence, and devoted staff and faculty.
TRIO Program Director, Students Honored with Awards

TRIO Program Director, Students Honored with Awards

May 02, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—IPFW TRIO program students in Student Support Services and Upward Bound were recently honored with three of six statewide scholarships. In addition, Shubitha Kever, TRIO SSS program director and president-elect for the statewide Indiana TRIO professional organization, won the LaVerta L. Terry Outstanding Service Award for 2016.
IPFW Department of Human Services Students Showcase Year-long Community Projects

IPFW Department of Human Services Students Showcase Year-long Community Projects

April 29, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—As part of the 3rd annual Capstone Poster Conference, seniors in the Department of Human Services at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) recently showcased the culmination of a year's worth of work at an area non-profit organization.
Actress and Activist Vicki Lawrence  Headlines 2015 Tapestry: A Day for You

Actress and Activist Vicki Lawrence Headlines 2015 Tapestry: A Day for You

April 29, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— A total of $50,000 in Tapestry Parkview Health Sciences Scholarships were awarded to eight Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) students today (April 29, 2016) at the annual event Tapestry: A Day for You at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
IPFW Career Services Externship Program Leads to Internship Opportunity

IPFW Career Services Externship Program Leads to Internship Opportunity

April 28, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Sean McMahan, a junior marketing major who recently completed an externship with Federated Media through IPFW Career Services, obtained a summer internship with the company.
Professor Receives Award for Distance Learning Innovation

Professor Receives Award for Distance Learning Innovation

April 27, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Jacob Millspaw, continuing lecturer in physics at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), was awarded the 2016 Award for Excellence in Distance Learning Emerging Innovation from Purdue University.
IPFW Hosts Engineering Modeling and Simulation Symposium on Friday

IPFW Hosts Engineering Modeling and Simulation Symposium on Friday

April 27, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering and the Modeling and Simulation Lab at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will co-host a Modeling and Simulation Symposium Friday, April 29.

"Revenge of the Late Primary States" Political Panel Discussion

April 26, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—With Indiana set to play an important role in presidential politics this election season, two Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) political scientists will present an interactive panel discussion to offer their insights.
IPFW/Shruti Indian Performance Series Presents Renowned Musicians with 'Violin Meets Sarod'

IPFW/Shruti Indian Performance Series Presents Renowned Musicians with 'Violin Meets Sarod'

April 21, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—For the first time in the United States, one of the best known Sarod players of the present generation, Pandit Tejendra Marayan Majumdar, will combine his talents with Ganesh Rajagopalan, a violin maestro and internationally renowned performer and composer who has been performing since the age of seven.