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Purdue President Mitch Daniels and Board of Trustees Request

Purdue President Mitch Daniels and Board of Trustees Request "Metropolitan University" Designation for IPFW

January 30, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—In a letter delivered this morning to Teresa Lubbers, commissioner of the Indiana Commission for Higher Education (CHE), Purdue University President Mitch Daniels, on behalf of the Purdue Board of Trustees, requested that the Commission change the designation for Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) from “Regional Campus” to “Metropolitan University."
University Police Investigate Assault and Robbery

University Police Investigate Assault and Robbery

January 23, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— University Police are investigating an assault and robbery that took place on Thursday, January 22, in the Student Housing parking lot on the Waterfield Campus.
Melissa Kurten to Direct IPFW’s Training Outreach Program

Melissa Kurten to Direct IPFW’s Training Outreach Program

January 23, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Melissa Kurten has been named as director of training outreach for the Division of Continuing Studies (DCS) at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW).
Leadership, Communication, Computing Skills Top Business Outreach Survey Results

Leadership, Communication, Computing Skills Top Business Outreach Survey Results

January 20, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Leadership development, communication, office computing, web programming, and lean manufacturing are the key training areas identified in the regional training needs survey results released today by the Division of Continuing Studies at IPFW.
Middle school students vie for trip to national finals in Indiana Future City® Regional Competition

Middle school students vie for trip to national finals in Indiana Future City® Regional Competition

January 16, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Thirty teams of Indiana middle school students will present their city design concepts and models on Saturday, January 24, in the Indiana Future City® Regional Competition at IPFW.