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IPFW and The Temple Sponsor Holocaust Survivor Discussion with Bill Benson

IPFW and The Temple Sponsor Holocaust Survivor Discussion with Bill Benson

August 31, 2017 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne’s (IPFW) Institute for Holocaust and Genocide Studies (IHGS) and Congregation Achduth Vesholom (The Temple) are sponsoring a discussion about Holocaust survivors by former journalist Bill Benson on Thursday, September 7, at 7 p.m. at the Rifkin Campus at 5200 Old Mill Road.
Shoes for Hope Campaign Kicks off at IPFW

Shoes for Hope Campaign Kicks off at IPFW

August 22, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is collecting shoes now through September 18 as part of the inaugural Shoes for Hope campaign to raise awareness for suicide prevention. The event will run in conjunction with Suicide Prevention Week, which takes place September 10–16.
IPFW to Host Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

IPFW to Host Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

August 18, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will hold a public viewing party for the partial solar eclipse Monday, August 21, from 1 to 4 p.m., with 2:25 p.m. being the time to see the maximum of the eclipse.
IPFW Hires Directors of Alumni Relations and Development

IPFW Hires Directors of Alumni Relations and Development

August 14, 2017 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is pleased to announce the hiring of Shawna Squibb as the director of alumni relations, and Jean Hershberger as the director of development after a national search.
IPFW to Host Congressman Jim Banks Job Fair August 2

IPFW to Host Congressman Jim Banks Job Fair August 2

July 31, 2017 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—Third District Congressman Jim Banks, in conjunction with Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) and WorkOne Northeast, is holding a job fair on Wednesday, August 2, from noon to 3 p.m. in the Walb Union International Ballroom.
IPFW to Hold Final Enrollment Express Day for Fall Classes

IPFW to Hold Final Enrollment Express Day for Fall Classes

July 25, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will hold its final Enrollment Express Day for the fall 2017 semester Thursday, August 3.
IPFW Implementing New Job and Internship Portal for Students and Alumni

IPFW Implementing New Job and Internship Portal for Students and Alumni

July 24, 2017 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is switching to Handshake as its job and internship portal beginning August 1, 2017. Employers throughout the region and across the country will be able to post job and internship opportunities, and be able to search for qualified applicants on this user-friendly website.
IPFW to Hold Back-to-Back Enrollment Express Days for Fall Classes

IPFW to Hold Back-to-Back Enrollment Express Days for Fall Classes

July 12, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will hold back-to-back Enrollment Express Days Wednesday, July 26, and Thursday, July 27.
IPFW to Hold Enrollment Express for Fall Classes

IPFW to Hold Enrollment Express for Fall Classes

July 05, 2017 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will hold an Enrollment Express Day on Tuesday, July 18, with appointments available between 9 and 11 a.m. in the Office of Admissions, located in the Walb Student Union, Room 121.
Rachel Blakeman hired as Director of the Community Research Institute at IPFW

Rachel Blakeman hired as Director of the Community Research Institute at IPFW

June 23, 2017 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is pleased to announce Rachel Blakeman has been hired as the new director of the Community Research Institute (CRI). Blakeman was hired after a national search and will begin her new duties on July 10.