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The Mastodon Roast is the IPFW Alumni Association's annual event to reconnect with our alumni while also raising money for alumni scholarships through our annual silent auction. 


The 2017 Mastodon Roast will take place on October 5, 2017. More details will be available at the end of the summer.


Thirty-seven nursing graduates recently passed the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX). This test is given by the board of nursing in each state and is used to determine whether or not a candidate is prepared for entry-level nursing. Congratulations on a 100% passing rate!


IPFW held the 2017 Spring Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) Commissioning and Awards Ceremony last month. Nine cadets were commissioned.


The Indiana Commission for Higher Education (ICHE) approved two new degree programs to be offered by the university. The B.S. in actuarial science will be available for students in fall 2017 and the B.S. in data science and applied statistics will begin in the 2018-19 academic year.


Casie Towsley, public policy '03, joined Barrett McNagny as a law clerk for summer 2017. She recently completed her second year of law studies at the University of Notre Dame.

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February 16, 2017

IPFW Alumni Association, in conjunction with Ivy Tech and the University of St. Francis, are happy to announce the beginning of the annual Easter basket collection for SCAN. Collection will start on March 1.

Easter Basket 2017

Chayenne Polimedio (B.A. '14) published an article in Vox, a very well-regarded site for national politics. She's currently a Research Associate at New America (formerly New America Foundation) - a cutting-edge Washington Think Tank.

Click here to read the article

February 15, 2017

Take the survey! @IPFW & @LifeAtPurdue leaders want your input about our new name. 
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February 13, 2017

Class of 2017 Forty Under 40 Award winners include @IPFW staff, alums  via @fwbusiness


February 10, 2017

Six @IPFW alumni honored at homecoming celebration  via @ABC21WPTA


February 9, 2017

.@IPFW waives app fee, offers credit eval help to St. Joseph's students  via @JGfortwayne


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