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English Bonter Mitchell Foundation Pledges $1 Million to Future Purdue Fort Wayne School of Music

English Bonter Mitchell Foundation Pledges $1 Million to Future Purdue Fort Wayne School of Music

September 20, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is proud to announce that the English Bonter Mitchell Foundation has donated $1 million to the university for its efforts in creating the Purdue School of Music on the Fort Wayne campus.
IPFW's UC2 Holds Panel Discussion on Opioid Crisis in Indiana

IPFW's UC2 Holds Panel Discussion on Opioid Crisis in Indiana

September 19, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne’s (IPFW) University Community Conversation (UC2) presents “The Opioid Crisis in Indiana—A UC2 Panel Discussion” on Thursday, September 21, from 6 to 7 p.m. in Meeting Room A of the Allen County Public Library’s main branch,
IPFW Holds Panel Discussion on DACA Program

IPFW Holds Panel Discussion on DACA Program

September 18, 2017 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is holding a panel discussion about the recent decision by President Donald Trump to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
IPFW Receives Approval to Offer New Degree Program

IPFW Receives Approval to Offer New Degree Program

September 15, 2017 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—On Thursday, September 14, the Indiana Commission for Higher Education (ICHE) approved a new degree program to be offered by the newly realigned Purdue University Fort Wayne (pending anticipated HLC approval of the IPFW realignment). The Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry will be available for students beginning the fall 2018 semester.
IPFW Holds Annual Mastodon Job and Internship Fair

IPFW Holds Annual Mastodon Job and Internship Fair

September 14, 2017 FORT WAYNE,Ind.—Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is holding its annual Mastodon Job and Internship Fair on Thursday, September 21 from noon to 3 p.m. in the fieldhouse of the Gates Athletic Center.
IPFW Hosts Presentation with Date Rape Activist Katie Koestner

IPFW Hosts Presentation with Date Rape Activist Katie Koestner

September 13, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will host a presentation by date rape activist Katie Koestner on Thursday, September 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Walb Student Union Classic Ballroom.
IPFW Hires Executive Director of Human Resources and Office of Institutional Equity

IPFW Hires Executive Director of Human Resources and Office of Institutional Equity

September 13, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is pleased to announce the hiring of Cynthia Springer as the executive director of Human Resources and Office of Institutional Equity (HR/OIE) after a national search.
23rd Omnibus Lecture Season Covers NASA, Art Preservation, Overcoming Adversity, and the Fight for Equal Pay

23rd Omnibus Lecture Season Covers NASA, Art Preservation, Overcoming Adversity, and the Fight for Equal Pay

September 12, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The 23rd season of the Omnibus Lecture Series at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) features four engaging and thought-provoking speakers.
IPFW Sponsors Events for Suicide Prevention Week

IPFW Sponsors Events for Suicide Prevention Week

September 07, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is holding educational events in recognition of Suicide Prevention Week (September 10–16).
IPFW's Brilliance Buggy Takes on Riders for Prizes Across Campus

IPFW's Brilliance Buggy Takes on Riders for Prizes Across Campus

September 06, 2017 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) Police Department will kick off its Brilliance Buggy program Thursday, September 7, at 10 a.m. Brilliance Buggy is the university’s version of the game show Cash Cab and involves university police officers, administrators, and unsuspecting members of the campus community.