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Chancellor Carwein Announces Plans to Retire

Chancellor Carwein Announces Plans to Retire

April 05, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) Chancellor Vicky Carwein and Purdue President Mitch Daniels today announced Carwein's plans to retire by the end of 2017.
IPFW to host MBA Open Houses

IPFW to host MBA Open Houses

April 04, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will host an Open House for prospective students of both MBA programs (Professional MBA and MBA+) Tuesday, April 25, from 5 to 7 p.m.
IPFW Recognizes 2nd Annual Class of Top 50 Students

IPFW Recognizes 2nd Annual Class of Top 50 Students

April 04, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is proud to announce the 2017 class of IPFW Top 50 students. These individuals are not only highly engaged on the IPFW campus in their academics and co-curricular activities, they also make significant impacts in their own communities.
IPFW to Host Community Conversation on Zika

IPFW to Host Community Conversation on Zika

March 31, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—A panel of experts will host a community conversation titled Zika: What We Know and What We’re Doing about It on Tuesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Walb Classic Ballroom at IPFW.
IPFW Presents Public Lecture by Cornell University's Bruno Bosteels:

IPFW Presents Public Lecture by Cornell University's Bruno Bosteels: "The Poverty of Literature"

March 30, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Bruno Bosteels, professor of romance studies at Cornell University and a visiting professor in the Department of Latin American and Iberian Studies at Columbia University, will present new work on Mexican author Juan Rulfo’s short story collection, The Burning Plain.
Two IPFW Seniors Win Prestigious Fulbright Scholarships

Two IPFW Seniors Win Prestigious Fulbright Scholarships

March 30, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is pleased to announce that two of its graduating seniors have been awarded prestigious Fulbright Scholarships for the 2017–18 academic year.
Annual IPFW Symposium Presents Best of Student Research

Annual IPFW Symposium Presents Best of Student Research

March 27, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The 20th Annual Student Research and Creative Endeavor Symposium at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will take place Wednesday, March 29. Undergraduate and graduate students representing the university's diverse majors and disciplines will present their research in a public forum with prizes awarded for excellence.
Tickets Available for Dr. Bennet Omalu Omnibus Lecture at IPFW

Tickets Available for Dr. Bennet Omalu Omnibus Lecture at IPFW

March 20, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Tickets are now available for the final lecture of the 2016-17 Omnibus Lecture Series season, featuring Dr. Bennet Omalu, who will present his lecture titled, "Don’t Break the Rules: Change the Game!" The lecture will take place Tuesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m.
IPFW Hosts 28th Annual Health Fair: Free and Open to the Public

IPFW Hosts 28th Annual Health Fair: Free and Open to the Public

March 20, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The 28th annual Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) Health Fair, "Be Empowered: Take Charge of Your Health," will be held Wednesday, March 22, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Walb Student Union.
IPFW to Conduct Research in Sponsorship Agreement with Fort Wayne-Based Targamite and Purdue

IPFW to Conduct Research in Sponsorship Agreement with Fort Wayne-Based Targamite and Purdue

March 17, 2017 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—Targamite LLC, the Fort Wayne-based robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) Research and Development (R&D) company, and Purdue University have inked a formal research sponsorship agreement to develop, test, and implement AI algorithms for controlling adaptive robotic targets.