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New Family Nurse Practitioner Concentration Available in Online Degree Program

New Family Nurse Practitioner Concentration Available in Online Degree Program

May 04, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is adding a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) concentration to its Master of Science with a Major in Nursing program. The new concentration will be available in fall 2015.
IPFW Excellence in Teaching Awards Announced

IPFW Excellence in Teaching Awards Announced

May 01, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne’s (IPFW’s) Center for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching (CELT) has announced several annual faculty awards.
IPFW Partners with Rotary to Install Little Free Library

IPFW Partners with Rotary to Install Little Free Library

May 01, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— The Rotary Club of Fort Wayne is installing 100 Little Free Libraries in the Fort Wayne area as a local service project to celebrate its 2015 centennial. The latest installation is in front of the Helmke Library at IIPFW.
IPFW Professors Get

IPFW Professors Get "Cozy" Writing Murder Mystery Series

April 30, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Nina Bannister is a dear friend of Pam and Joe Reese. The titular character of the Nina Bannister murder mystery book series reads like one of the family for the married faculty members at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW).
IPFW Students Are the Right Substitute for One Area School District

IPFW Students Are the Right Substitute for One Area School District

April 30, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Education students at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) recently got the chance to try out their teaching skills when 22 students spent the day spread out over all four buildings in the Whitko school district (two elementary schools, one middle school and one high school).
Summer Bridges Program Helps Students with Intellectual Disabilities Succeed in Workplace, School

Summer Bridges Program Helps Students with Intellectual Disabilities Succeed in Workplace, School

April 29, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— This summer, IPFW will launch the Bridges Program, a new six-week program for students with intellectual disabilities who have finished high school and are ready to make the transition to college or the workplace.
Geoff Paddock Receives Community Achievement Award at Public Policy Award Reception

Geoff Paddock Receives Community Achievement Award at Public Policy Award Reception

April 29, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The Department of Public Policy at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) held its annual Graduation Award Reception Monday, April 20, in Walb Student Union.
IPFW Honors Student Employees in Celebration of National Student Employment Week

IPFW Honors Student Employees in Celebration of National Student Employment Week

April 29, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) celebrated National Student Employment Week last week with the announcement of three awards.
IPFW Nepali Student Organization to Raise Money, Hold Vigil for Victims of Earthquake

IPFW Nepali Student Organization to Raise Money, Hold Vigil for Victims of Earthquake

April 29, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Club Kathmandu, a Nepali student organization at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), is planning a three-day fundraiser to collect money and supplies for victims of Saturday’s earthquake in Nepal.
IPFW Sci-TEC Academy Celebrates Area Youth and Community Partners

IPFW Sci-TEC Academy Celebrates Area Youth and Community Partners

April 29, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—A group of dedicated university and community partners will join with pre-college students and their parents on April 28, 2015 to celebrate the inaugural year of the Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) Sci-TEC Academy.