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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.
Jane pauley News Conference Scheduled at Tapestry 2015

Jane pauley News Conference Scheduled at Tapestry 2015

April 27, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— Tapestry—A Day for You 2015 will hold a news conference with keynote speaker Jane Pauley on Friday, April 24, at approximately 12:10 p.m. Pauley will speak with members of the media in front of the Parkview Health booth near the main stage in the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, immediately following a previously scheduled live shot with a local television station.
Author and Broadccaster Jane Pauley and Scholarship Recipients Headline 2015 Tapestry: A Day for You

Author and Broadccaster Jane Pauley and Scholarship Recipients Headline 2015 Tapestry: A Day for You

April 27, 2015 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 24, 2015) at the annual event Tapestry: A Day for You at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
Film Screening at IPFW Aims to Save the Life of

Film Screening at IPFW Aims to Save the Life of "Someone You Love"

April 27, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The poignant documentary, 'Someone You Love: the HPV Epidemic' is looking to save lives. At a free screening and panel discussion on April 21 the movie will look into the lives of five women affected by HPV, the widely misunderstood and controversial virus that causes several types of cancer, including cervical.
Prospective Students Invited to Spring Campus Visit Day

Prospective Students Invited to Spring Campus Visit Day

April 27, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— High school students and parents are invited to the annual Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne Spring Campus Visit Day on Saturday, April 25, from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Walb Student Union Ballroom.
Photo Op: Education Students Lead Boys and Girls Club Youth in Science Activities

Photo Op: Education Students Lead Boys and Girls Club Youth in Science Activities

April 27, 2015 FORT WAYNE,Ind. — Pre-service teaching students from Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will do science activities with youth at two Fort Wayne Boys and Girls Clubs from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on April 21-22.
Students Present Research on Culture, Citizenship, and More at Annual History Conference

Students Present Research on Culture, Citizenship, and More at Annual History Conference

April 27, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— Eleven Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) students majoring in history, biology, education, English, psychology, and women’s studies will present their research at the Seventh Annual History Department Undergraduate Conference, Saturday, April 18, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
63–0 Victory over Notre Dame Advances IPFW Men's Rugby to Final Four in Pittsburgh

63–0 Victory over Notre Dame Advances IPFW Men's Rugby to Final Four in Pittsburgh

April 27, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind. – With their 63-0 victory over in-state rival Notre Dame’s B-side squad (the collegiate equivalent of a junior varsity team), the IPFW Men’s Rugby club will travel to Pittsburgh, PA on Saturday, April 18 to face off against University of the Pacific in the National Small College Rugby Organization’s (NSCRO) Challenge Cup Semi-finals, held at Founder’s Field at 2 p.m. EDT.
Geology Professor Examines Perils, Mysteries behind Reading the Fossil Record

Geology Professor Examines Perils, Mysteries behind Reading the Fossil Record

April 27, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.–Ancient sediments and the fossils they contain are a record of the past, but “reading” the record is more like a forensic investigation than perusing a mystery novel.