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IPFW's BIG Event Looking for Community Agencies in Need

IPFW's BIG Event Looking for Community Agencies in Need

December 20, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Last year The BIG Event and over 800 volunteers from Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) took part in a national day of caring for 52 local agencies in the northeast Indiana community. The BIG Event is looking for community agencies interested in receiving volunteer help on March 29, 2014.
IPFW Student Awarded Internship at Disney World

IPFW Student Awarded Internship at Disney World

December 17, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Gavin Mosier, a sophomore at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), has been selected to participate as an intern in the Spring Advantage Program 2014 as a part of the prestigious Disney College Program.
NOH8 Event Supports Diversity, Civility

NOH8 Event Supports Diversity, Civility

December 17, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—On Nov. 20, 2013, Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) partnered with Ivy Tech Community College Northeast and hosted the first ever NOH8 event on IPFW's campus. NOH8 is a national campaign celebrating civility, diversity and equality for everyone.
Purdue Board of Trustees Approves Doctor of Nursing Program at IPFW

Purdue Board of Trustees Approves Doctor of Nursing Program at IPFW

December 16, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The Board of Trustees of Purdue University have approved a system-wide proposal for a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), the first doctorate degree program ever to be offered at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW).
Four Finalists for Athletic Director Announced

Four Finalists for Athletic Director Announced

December 13, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The search committee charged with finding the next athletic director for Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) has released an update on the national search, announcing four candidates who will advance as finalists for the position.
Peace and Conflict Studies at IPFW Co-Sponsors Gun Violence Prevention Rally

Peace and Conflict Studies at IPFW Co-Sponsors Gun Violence Prevention Rally

December 13, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—This year, over 10,000 people in the United States have been murdered due to gun violence. Join Organizing for Action to discuss these startling facts at their open forum for gun violence prevention in the Fort Wayne community, co-sponsored by Peace and Conflict Studies at IPFW.
IPFW Announces New Director of Admissions

IPFW Announces New Director of Admissions

December 10, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Following a national search, Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is pleased to announce Tonishea M. Jackson will join the university as director of admissions, effective early next year.
LGBTQ National Health Conference Hosted at IPFW

LGBTQ National Health Conference Hosted at IPFW

December 06, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—A two-day national health conference in Fort Wayne is specifically focusing on the physical, mental, and environmental health needs and challenges that LGBQT students face on a daily basis.
IPFW Programs Offer Help to Smokers Who Want to Quit

IPFW Programs Offer Help to Smokers Who Want to Quit

December 06, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Would you like to quit smoking, but just don’t know where to start? Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is offering two programs designed to assist people on the difficult journey to becoming a non-smoker.
IPFW to Host Psychology Conference December 9 for Collegiate Connection™ High School Students

IPFW to Host Psychology Conference December 9 for Collegiate Connection™ High School Students

December 05, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Collegiate Connection™ (CC), a program of Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is hosting "Inside Psychology," a one-day conference for area high school students who are part of the CC program.