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National Recognition Awarded to Indiana Future City Regional Winners

National Recognition Awarded to Indiana Future City Regional Winners

March 03, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—A blend of Fort Wayne partners created a once-in-a-life-time opportunity for Woodside Middle School students to compete at the National Future City Finals held during Engineers Week, February 15–18, in Washington, D.C.
IPFW Event Encourages

IPFW Event Encourages "Awesome" Body Image

February 27, 2014 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— We all have negative thoughts about ourselves. Learn to embrace all of the great things about yourself at IPFW's upcoming event, "You're Awesome ... Accept It," on March 4, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Walb Union Ballroom.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.