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Campus Name Change Approved by Purdue Board of Trustees

Campus Name Change Approved by Purdue Board of Trustees

April 21, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) released the following statement today about the action taken at the Purdue University Board of Trustees meeting regarding the future name of the Fort Wayne campus:
IPFW Agreement with Midwest Student Exchange Program Offers More Affordable Tuition

IPFW Agreement with Midwest Student Exchange Program Offers More Affordable Tuition

April 14, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) officials announced today an agreement with the Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP) to offer more affordable tuition to prospective out-of-state new students in the fall of 2017.
6th Annual

6th Annual "The BIG Event" Sends 500+ Volunteers to Help Fort Wayne Non-Profits

April 06, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will send more than 500 students, faculty, staff, and alumni volunteers into the Fort Wayne community on Saturday, April 8, for the 6th annual The BIG Event.
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.