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Outgoing Dean of Helmke Library named Sagamore of the Wabash

Outgoing Dean of Helmke Library named Sagamore of the Wabash

December 06, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Cheryl B. Truesdell, dean of the Walter E. Helmke Library at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), was a recipient of the Sagamore of The Wabash award from Indiana Governor Mike Pence. In addition, Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry declared December 2, 2016, as "Cheryl B. Truesdell Day."
IPFW Chancellor Vicky Carwein selected to serve on CUMU Executive Committee

IPFW Chancellor Vicky Carwein selected to serve on CUMU Executive Committee

December 05, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Vicky Carwein, chancellor of Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), has been selected to serve on the Executive Committee of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU) as a member-at-large.
Statement about IU Board of Trustees Meeting

Statement about IU Board of Trustees Meeting

December 01, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—As announced earlier by President Daniels and President McRobbie, the Indiana University Board of Trustees voted today to approve an agreement and plan of realignment designed to implement the recommendations of the January 2016 LSA report. The agreement still needs to be approved by the Purdue University Board of Trustees at its stated meeting scheduled for December 16.
IPFW recognized for dental hygiene program excellence

IPFW recognized for dental hygiene program excellence

December 01, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne’s (IPFW) program for dental hygiene has been recognized as one of the best in the nation by The Community for Accredited Online Schools.
IPFW Announces Featured Faculty Award Winners

IPFW Announces Featured Faculty Award Winners

November 21, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) announced the two recipients of its 2016–17 Featured Faculty Award in a ceremony on Thursday, November 17, at the Steel Dynamics Keith E. Busse IPFW Alumni Center.
IPFW Partners with PMI Northeast Indiana Chapter

IPFW Partners with PMI Northeast Indiana Chapter

November 17, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—IPFW's Division of Continuing Studies is partnering with the Project Management Institute (PMI) Northeast Indiana Chapter to provide project management classes for local businesses and professionals in our region.
IPFW Named to Victory Media’s 2017 Military Friendly® Schools List

IPFW Named to Victory Media’s 2017 Military Friendly® Schools List

November 10, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) announced today that it has earned the 2017 Military Friendly® School designation by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM Jobs, and Military Spouse
IPFW Campus Ministry Forum to Explore Issues Concerning Family, Education

IPFW Campus Ministry Forum to Explore Issues Concerning Family, Education

November 10, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) Campus Ministry will host Dr. Michael Jennings, an independent scholar and church consultant out of Tacoma, Wash., Thursday, November 17, from noon to 1:15 p.m. in Walb Student Union, Room 114.
IPFW Students from around the World Show Off Their Homeland

IPFW Students from around the World Show Off Their Homeland

November 10, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University (IPFW) students from all over the world will come together for the 4th annual Global Student Celebration on Friday, November 18, from 5 to 9 p.m. in the Walb Student Union International Ballroom. The event is free and open to the public.
ROTC Cadets to Hold 3rd Annual Veterans Vigil at IPFW

ROTC Cadets to Hold 3rd Annual Veterans Vigil at IPFW

November 10, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Cadets with the Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) ROTC program will hold a 24-hour vigil celebrating the service and sacrifice of our nation's veterans.