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Interns for Indiana Program Seeks an End to

Interns for Indiana Program Seeks an End to "Brain Drain"

February 26, 2014 ORT WAYNE, Ind.—The Interns for Indiana program wants to lessen brain drain by keeping Hoosier college graduates in Indiana. One way the program is seeking to do that is to place high-quality student interns with start-up companies.
IPFW Students, Faculty to Visit Statehouse in Indianapolis

IPFW Students, Faculty to Visit Statehouse in Indianapolis

February 25, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—A group of students, faculty, and staff from Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will make a visit to the Statehouse in Indianapolis this Wednesday, February 26, for the16th annual "IPFW at the Statehouse."
IPFW to Become Tobacco- and Smoke-Free Campus

IPFW to Become Tobacco- and Smoke-Free Campus

February 24, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will become a smoke-free and tobacco-free campus effective April 1, 2014.
Praise the Lord at IPFW's Gospel Fest 2014

Praise the Lord at IPFW's Gospel Fest 2014

February 21, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne's (IPFW) Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs presents the 10th Annual Gospel Fest on Sunday, February 23.
Panel to Discuss African Americans in Higher Education

Panel to Discuss African Americans in Higher Education

February 21, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is hosting a panel discussion as part of February's African American Heritage Month.
IPFW Hosts 23rd Engineers Week High School Bridge Contest

IPFW Hosts 23rd Engineers Week High School Bridge Contest

February 19, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Spectators cheering each bridge as the “crusher” does its job is the highlight of the annual Engineers Week High School Bridge Contest, which takes place this Saturday, February 22.
Indiana Poet Laureate to Celebrate State Appointment with Special Poetry Reading

Indiana Poet Laureate to Celebrate State Appointment with Special Poetry Reading

February 18, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Newly appointed Indiana Poet Laureate and Professor of English George Kalamaras will celebrate his state appointment by reading his original poetry for the Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) and greater Fort Wayne communities.
Kelley Hartley Hutton Named IPFW Athletic Director

Kelley Hartley Hutton Named IPFW Athletic Director

February 17, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Following a six-month national search, Kelley Hartley Hutton, head women’s volleyball coach at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), has been named director of athletics, effective immediately.
2014 Tapestry: A Day for You Event Details, Award Recipient Announced

2014 Tapestry: A Day for You Event Details, Award Recipient Announced

February 17, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Tapestry—A Day for You 2014 will feature comedic actress and best-selling author Marilu Henner as the luncheon keynote speaker; more than a dozen different breakout sessions; and the introduction of Patsy Dumas as the 2014 Dedication Award recipient. Dumas was introduced at a news conference this morning.
Indiana Students to Get Free Help in Filing for Financial Aid at College Goal Sunday

Indiana Students to Get Free Help in Filing for Financial Aid at College Goal Sunday

February 14, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Financial aid professionals will be volunteering at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) and 38 other Indiana sites to help college-bound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday, set for 2 p.m., February 23.