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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.
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.
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.
IPFW Faculty, Students Featured in International Photo Exhibition

IPFW Faculty, Students Featured in International Photo Exhibition

April 27, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Jim Gabbard, continuing lecturer in the Department of Visual Communication and Design (VCD) at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) along with VCD students Olivia Ulch and Ajna Wagenfeld have been invited to participate in 'Fort Wayne and Its People,' an international exhibition in Fort Wayne's Sister City of Plock, Poland.

"Around the World in an Evening" Celebrates International Students, Traditions

April 27, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—To showcase the diversity and abundance of global culture on campus, the Office of International Education at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) presents “Around the World in an Evening” Thursday, April 16, at 5:30 p.m. in the Walb Union International Ballroom.
IPFW and Trine partner on Combination Degree Program for International Students

IPFW and Trine partner on Combination Degree Program for International Students

April 10, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is partnering with Trine University in Angola, Ind., on an innovative undergraduate and graduate degree program designed to meet the unique needs of international students.
The BIG Event is All about Giving Back to the Community

The BIG Event is All about Giving Back to the Community

April 10, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Organizers hope to send 1,000 volunteers into the community for the fourth annual BIG Event at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), Saturday, April 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Statement from the Chancellor on

Statement from the Chancellor on "Metropolitan University" Language Instroduced in Indiana Senate Budget Bill

April 09, 2015 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) Chancellor Vicky L. Carwein issued the following statement today about language introduced in the Senate version of the biennial budget concerning IPFW's proposed "Metropolitan University" designation.