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IPFW Student Receives Gilman Award from U.S. State Department

IPFW Student Receives Gilman Award from U.S. State Department

September 12, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Austin Mann, a senior majoring in mechanical engineering technology at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne, is one of 14 Indiana students selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
Veterans and Community Members Invited to PTSD Info and Treatment Seminars

Veterans and Community Members Invited to PTSD Info and Treatment Seminars

September 06, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Dr. Jessica Hackenberg, a clinical psychologist with the Veterans Affairs Northern Indiana Health Care System, will give two presentations about posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on Wednesday, September 7.
IPFW's Teaching English as a New Language Program Receives National Recognition

IPFW's Teaching English as a New Language Program Receives National Recognition

September 06, 2016 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—The National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) recently awarded the Teaching English as a New Language (TENL) program at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) with “national recognition” accreditation status.
IPFW and Project COMPASS Sponsor National Suicide Prevention Week Activities

IPFW and Project COMPASS Sponsor National Suicide Prevention Week Activities

September 06, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—On average, one person in the United States completes suicide every 12 minutes. One in five of those people are veterans. Each completed suicide intimately affects six other people. For every person who completes suicide, 25 other people attempt it.
IPFW Hosts Annual Mastodon Job and Internship Fair September 20

IPFW Hosts Annual Mastodon Job and Internship Fair September 20

September 02, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will host its annual Job and Internship Fair Tuesday, September 20, from noon to 3 p.m. in the Athletics Center Fieldhouse.
IPFW Admissions Reach 5-Year High in Fall 2016

IPFW Admissions Reach 5-Year High in Fall 2016

August 24, 2016 FORT WAYNE,Ind. — Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) set a five-year admissions record for the 2016 fall semester. IPFW admitted 4,516 students, the highest total since 2012.
22nd Omnibus Lecture Series Covers Politics, Medicine, Journalism, and Sports

22nd Omnibus Lecture Series Covers Politics, Medicine, Journalism, and Sports

August 19, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The 22nd season of the Omnibus Lecture Series at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) presents four memorable evenings with engaging and well-known speakers.
IPFW and Indiana National Guard Announce First-Ever Leadership Program Partnership

IPFW and Indiana National Guard Announce First-Ever Leadership Program Partnership

July 26, 2016 FORT WAYNE,Ind.— An innovative new partnership between Student Life and Leadership at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) and the Indiana National Guard aims to grow leadership skills, civic engagement, cultural appreciation, and more, both on the campus and in the northeast Indiana region.
Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry Named IPFW Champion

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry Named IPFW Champion

July 15, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.— Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) recognized Mayor Tom Henry with the IPFW Champion award on Thursday evening at the Steel Dynamics Keith E. Busse IPFW Alumni Center.
Melissa Gruys Takes on Role as Dean of the Doermer School of Business

Melissa Gruys Takes on Role as Dean of the Doermer School of Business

July 14, 2016 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Melissa. L. Gruys, Ph.D. SPHR, SHRM-SCP, has been named as the new dean of the Richard T. Doermer School of Business. She assumed her duties on July 1.