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June 19, 2017

IPFW in the News for June 19, 2017

Were you quoted by a reporter? Did you see IPFW featured in the media? Send the links for your news clips to Kimberly Wagner, director of public relations, at kimberly.wagner@ipfw.edu or tweet them to @IPFWnews.

June 17

Purdue, IU Trustees Finalize Fort Wayne Realignment Agreements
wn.com
The Purdue University Board of Trustees and Indiana University Board of Trustees on Friday (June 16) approved agreements to implement the realignment of the Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne campus, as outlined by the plan approved by both boards in December.

No Div. I for IU Athletes in Fort Wayne
The Journal Gazette
Indiana University students enrolled in what is now IPFW will not be able to participate in Division I sports when the school splits next year.

June 16

Gardening Column: Gardens Spruced Up for Saturday’s Open House
News-Sentinel
On Saturday, Master Gardeners will be hosting their annual open house from noon to 2:30 p.m. at the Display Gardens. These gardens surround the Allen County Extension office at 4001 Crescent Avenue, on the campus of IPFW.

Trustees for Purdue, IU Approve Realignment Agreements for IPFW Campus
IU Newsroom
The Purdue University Board of Trustees and the Indiana University Board of Trustees have approved agreements to implement the realignment of the Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne campus, as outlined by the plan approved by both boards in December.

Purdue, IU Trustees Finalize Fort Wayne Realignment Agreements
Purdue Newsroom
The Purdue University Board of Trustees and Indiana University Board of Trustees on Friday (June 16) approved agreements to implement the realignment of the Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne campus, as outlined by the plan approved by both boards in December.

Indiana, Purdue Trustees Officially Finalize IPFW Split
98.9 The Bear Web
The boards of trustees of both Indiana and Purdue Universities today approved realignment plans that would split IPFW into separate Indiana and Purdue campuses.

Opinion: Review: ‘Blood Brothers’ Grabs Emotions
The Van Wert Independent
The cast and crew is made up of students from Bowling Green State University, Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne, Liberty University, the University of Toledo, Cleveland State University, Belmont University, Huntington University, and Grand Valley State University, and from Van Wert, Lincolnview, Crestview, Parkway, Delphos St. John’s , Delphos Jefferson, St. Mary’s Memorial, and Ottoville High School.

Associate Dean of Students Hagi Bradley Named Vice President of Student Life/Dean of Students at Earlham College
The Sewanee People
During his tenure at Sewanee, Bradley was heavily involved with Greek Life, furthering his experience that included work in Greek Life at LSU, Bowling Green State University, and Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW).

Purdue, IU Finalize IPFW Realignment
Inside Indiana Business
The boards of trustees for Indiana University and Purdue University have approved agreements for the realignment of IPFW into separate institutions.

Trustees Approve Fort Wayne Program, Professorships, Resolutions
Purdue Newsroom
Purdue University trustees on Friday (June 16) approved a news bachelor’s degree in biochemistry at the Fort Wayne campus, approved three distinguished and named professorships, and honored several university administrators and donors with resolutions of appreciation.

No IU Athletes on Purdue Fort Wayne Div. I Teams Next Year
The Journal Gazette
Indiana University students enrolled in what is now IPFW will not be able to participate in Division I sports when the school splits next year.

Indiana, Purdue Trustees Officially Finalize IPFW Split
WOWO
The fate of IPFW has been sealed.

IPFW Split Into Two Fort Wayne Campuses Formalized Friday – 95.3 MNC News
The Burning Truth
The fate of IPFW has been sealed.

Search to Replace IPFW Chancellor Carwein Narrows
The Journal Gazette
The search to replace IPFW Chancellor Vicky Carwein has narrowed.

June 15

Men’s Basketball: What You Should Know About Ohio State’s New Assistant Coaches
The Lantern
He left to continue his coaching career as an assistant coach at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, where he spent one season before returning to Butler.

Group Shows Culture of India
The Journal Gazette
When she was finished, in order to graduate, she had to put on a solo concert. Her concert, a private affair with family and friends, took place at IPFW.

Women’s Philanthropy Leadership Council Awards $130,015 in Grants to Programs on Seven IU Campuses
IU Newsroom
Awards range from $3,200 to $15,000 and support projects that aim to improve public health, support women’s leadership initiatives, promote STEM disciplines, increase opportunities for diverse and underserved populations, and provide global experiences for students at IU Bloomington, IU East, IU Kokomo, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, IU South Bend, IU Southeast, and Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne.

Ohio State Announces Mike Schrage, Ryan Pedon, Terry Johnson as Assistant Coaches on Chris Holtmann’s Staff
Eleven Warriors
Prior to his long stint at Butler, Johnson was an assistant coach for two seasons at IPFW.

June 14

IPFW to Hold Accelerated Admission Day for Fall Classes
WN
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will hold an Accelerated Admission Day Thursday, June 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Office of Admissions.

IPFW to Hold Accelerated Admission Day for Fall Classes
Public Now
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will hold an Accelerated Admission Day Thursday, June 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Office of Admissions, located in the Walb Student Union, Room 121..

June 13

Downey Diligent in First Couple of Months at NSU
Tahlequah Daily Press
But he still opted to begin his future coaching stops – Charleston, West Alabama, Bowling Green, and most recently Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne – with more recruiting urgency.

Holtmann’s Staff Rounding into Shape
247 Sports
Prior to that, he was an assistant at his alma mater, IPFW, during the 2006-2007 season, after serving as director of basketball operations for the Bulldogs from 2004-2006.

Catcher Chosen for Canadian Junior National Team
The Journal Gazette
IPFW softball catcher Maria Palmegiani was named to Canada’s Junior Women’s National Team on Tuesday.

June 12

Men’s Basketball: Intense on the Sidelines, Chris Holtmann Made His Biggest Impact off the Court
The Lantern
“He’s always called me,” Landis said. “When I had a couple of good games at IPFW (Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne) my senior year, he would test me, ‘Hey, good game last night.’”

Terry Johnson and Ryan Pedon “Are Expected” to Join Chris Holtmann’s Staff at Ohio State
SBNation
Johnson had coached at Auburn and IPFW (his alma mater), and also served as a director of basketball operations at Butler.