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Sculpture with Purpose™ Presentation and Photo Contest Announced at Kickstart

Sculpture with Purpose™ Presentation and Photo Contest Announced at Kickstart

May 19, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) launched its 50th Celebration at Kickstart today with the presentation of the 50 Sculpture with Purpose™ sculptural bike racks to the city of Fort Wayne and to Arts United. At the same time, the "Find the Triangle" community photography contest was also announced.
IPFW and Lincoln Financial Unveil 4,000 Pound Sculpture at ACPL Main Library

IPFW and Lincoln Financial Unveil 4,000 Pound Sculpture at ACPL Main Library

May 19, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Representatives from Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) and presenting sponsor Lincoln Financial Group unveiled the massive "I'll Keep an Eye on It" sculpture at the Allen County Public Library's Main Library Plaza on Friday afternoon.
Carwein Receives IU Alumni Legacy Leaders Award

Carwein Receives IU Alumni Legacy Leaders Award

May 12, 2014 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—As part of its 100th Anniversary Celebration, Indiana University School of Nursing announced that IPFW Chancellor Vicky Carwein has been named as one of the first recipients of its Alumni Legacy Leaders award.
Sculpture with Purpose™ Installation Schedule for Week of May 12

Sculpture with Purpose™ Installation Schedule for Week of May 12

May 12, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— Here is the updated list of Sculpture with Purpose™ Installations for the week of May 12:
Senior Exhibition Showcases Student Interior Designs

Senior Exhibition Showcases Student Interior Designs

May 07, 2014 Fort Wayne, Ind.—The 2014 Interior Design Senior Exhibition at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) showcases senior student designs for a variety of spaces, including a condominium, restaurant, single family house, church, and a special needs educational facility.
Town Hall Series Addresses Underage Drinking

Town Hall Series Addresses Underage Drinking

May 05, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Underage drinking kills children, harms the community, and robs northeast Indiana of its future. To address this problem, the first in a series of Town Hall Meetings will take place Tuesday, May 6, at 7 p.m. at the Public Safety Academy at Ivy Tech South.
Kaufeld Appointed IPFW Chief Communications Officer

Kaufeld Appointed IPFW Chief Communications Officer

April 28, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—John Kaufeld has been appointed chief communications officer at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW). In this position, he will focus on the university’s strategic communications plan, support the news media’s coverage of IPFW, and serve as the university’s official spokesperson.
Yunker Appointed IPFW Chief of Police

Yunker Appointed IPFW Chief of Police

April 28, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Julie Yunker has been appointed as chief of police at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW). In this role, she will lead and guide all aspects of the University Police Department’s strategic initiatives and daily operations. She is the first woman to hold the position in IPFW’s history.
Actress/Author Marilu Henner and Scholarship Recipients Headline 2014 Tapestry: A Day for You

Actress/Author Marilu Henner and Scholarship Recipients Headline 2014 Tapestry: A Day for You

April 25, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Nearly $40,000 in Tapestry Parkview Health Sciences Scholarships were awarded to six Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) students today (April 25, 2014) at the annual event Tapestry: A Day for You at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
Six IPFW Sculpture with Purpose™ Bike Racks to be Installed Thursday

Six IPFW Sculpture with Purpose™ Bike Racks to be Installed Thursday

April 23, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Six sculptural bike racks, all part of IPFW Sculpture with Purpose, the flagship 50th Celebration public art project for Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), will be installed tomorrow, (Thursday, April 24) beginning at approximately 8 a.m.