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IPFW Professor Receives $294,000 Snake Research Grant

IPFW Professor Receives $294,000 Snake Research Grant

May 20, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Bruce Kingsbury, associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, professor of biology, and director of the Environmental Resources Center at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW), received a $294,242 grant from the United States Department of Defense.
IPFW English Graduate Student Lands Summer Internship at Facebook

IPFW English Graduate Student Lands Summer Internship at Facebook

May 16, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) graduate student Aaron McClaskey recently received a summer internship offer with social media giant Facebook.
IPFW Professors Take Translation Skills to the Community

IPFW Professors Take Translation Skills to the Community

May 13, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Do you have documents or letters written in German from your grandparents or parents that you cannot read? Bring them to the German On-the-Spot Translation Booth.
IPFW Students Raise Awareness Through Black Barbershop Health Initiative

IPFW Students Raise Awareness Through Black Barbershop Health Initiative

May 12, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) has partnered with the Indiana Commission on the Social Status of Black Males (ICSSBM) and Parkview Community Nursing for the Indiana Black Barbershop Health Initiative.
Successful Internship Leads to Job with Zimmer Biomet for IPFW Graduate

Successful Internship Leads to Job with Zimmer Biomet for IPFW Graduate

May 10, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The talent pipeline for Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) students is wide and far-reaching in northeast Indiana. Just ask Jordan Zuppe, a talent acquisition specialist at Zimmer Biomet and graduate of IPFW.
IPFW Student Government Announces 2016–17 Officers

IPFW Student Government Announces 2016–17 Officers

May 09, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— The 2016–17 officers for the Indiana–Purdue Student Government Association (IPSGA) begin their terms in office today.
Students 'Bridge' Education and Careers as Part of IPFW Program

Students 'Bridge' Education and Careers as Part of IPFW Program

May 06, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—A special program at IPFW is helping students make the transition to college. Bridges to Education and Careers at IPFW is a federally funded program for students with intellectual disabilities who have completed high school, with a diploma or Certificate of Completion, and are ready to begin college.
IPFW Announces 2016 Student Achievement Celebration Award

IPFW Announces 2016 Student Achievement Celebration Award

May 06, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—IPFW is proud to announce the 2016 Student Achievement Celebration Awards. The Student Achievement Celebration is an annual event held to recognize the success of our student leaders, academic excellence, and devoted staff and faculty.
TRIO Program Director, Students Honored with Awards

TRIO Program Director, Students Honored with Awards

May 02, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—IPFW TRIO program students in Student Support Services and Upward Bound were recently honored with three of six statewide scholarships. In addition, Shubitha Kever, TRIO SSS program director and president-elect for the statewide Indiana TRIO professional organization, won the LaVerta L. Terry Outstanding Service Award for 2016.
IPFW Department of Human Services Students Showcase Year-long Community Projects

IPFW Department of Human Services Students Showcase Year-long Community Projects

April 29, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—As part of the 3rd annual Capstone Poster Conference, seniors in the Department of Human Services at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) recently showcased the culmination of a year's worth of work at an area non-profit organization.