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Voices of Unity to bring in new year with Praise Celebration 2017 on Jan. 8

Voices of Unity to bring in new year with Praise Celebration 2017 on Jan. 8

| December 29, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The community is invited to finish bringing in the new year with joy and praise when Brotherhood Mutual and Unity Performing Arts Foundation presents Praise Celebration 2017: Another Breakthrough, featuring the world champion Voices of Unity Youth Choir, directed by Marshall White, at 6 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 8 at the IPFW Rhinehart Music Center. […]

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Former Prince band member, local favorite Mikki White to perform at IPFW

Former Prince band member, local favorite Mikki White to perform at IPFW

| December 11, 2016

FORT WAYNE—One of the the city’s native daughters and a true musical superstar is set to bring her unique talents to the stage with a major concert this week. Mikki White, former background singer to the late, great legendary Prince, is scheduled to grace the stage at Rhinehart Recital Hall on the campus of Indiana […]

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Mexican Day of the Dead honors loved ones who have passed on

Mexican Day of the Dead honors loved ones who have passed on

| November 1, 2016

[PHOTOS: Roberto Sanchez] By Roberto Sanchez and Laura Sanchez FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 E. Main St., was alive with sights, sounds and flavors from south of the border as the community celebrated Dia de Muertos or Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), a traditional holiday celebrated in Mexico and […]

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Bloom Project to host ‘Kings Feat’ for young men, ages 12 through 18

Bloom Project to host ‘Kings Feat’ for young men, ages 12 through 18

| July 20, 2016

National motivational speaker, author Robert Jackson keynote speaker FORT WAYNE—Bloom Project Inc. in partnership with Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is scheduled to present national motivational speaker, mentor and author of “No More Excuses: Black Men Stand Up,” Robert Jackson to Kings Feast 2k16, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., July 23, at IPFW’s Classic […]

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IU’s FACET group weighs in on incorporating faculty input at IPFW

IU’s FACET group weighs in on incorporating faculty input at IPFW

| June 28, 2016

As members of the Indiana University Faculty Colloquium on Excellence in Teaching (FACET) and as faculty leaders recognized for our accomplishments at IPFW in teaching and learning, we write this statement to express a viewpoint missing from much of the discussion regarding the Legislative Services Agency Study Group: that of faculty, particularly given our role […]

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Indiana Tech’s Eyes on Psychology Conference set for April 22

Indiana Tech’s Eyes on Psychology Conference set for April 22

| April 15, 2016

Event will focus on diversity, research and treatment FORT WAYNE—Indiana Tech’s College of General Studies is partnering with Parkview Behavioral Health, the Lutheran Foundation and Mental Health America to present its second Eyes on Psychology Conference from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., April 22. This year’s event, Focus on Diversity, Research and Treatment, will be […]

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IPFW—more than a regional campus

IPFW—more than a regional campus

| April 4, 2016

To date, campus leadership at Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne has raised important questions regarding the LSA study group’s report, particularly its interpretation of data and its claim to represent a “bold vision and positive way forward” for IPFW.  However, what has yet to be addressed is the impact this proposal will likely have […]

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Local women history makers: Stith, Ruffolo named Tapestry 2016 Dedication Award Recipients

Local women history makers: Stith, Ruffolo named Tapestry 2016 Dedication Award Recipients

| March 9, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Community activist and teacher Hana Stith is the 2016 Dedication Award honoree along with Linda Ruffolo, beloved member of the IPFW community who is being honored posthumously at Tapestry: A Day for You, sponsored by Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) and Parkview Health. This year’s Tapestry is scheduled to take place April 29 and […]

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Mass rejection of  IPFW to PU LSA plan by those most impacted calls for plan reevaluation

Mass rejection of  IPFW to PU LSA plan by those most impacted calls for plan reevaluation

| February 15, 2016

By Thomas R. Butler Over the past several weeks, I have read with much interest the LSA Proposal as well as various views on the proposed IPFW to Purdue changes.  My initial reaction based on the information that I have at this time is one of great concern. The major source of my concern is […]

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City’s oldest black Baptist church installs new pastor

City’s oldest black Baptist church installs new pastor

| January 18, 2016

Dr. Timothy L. Lake tapped to lead Union Baptist Church FORT WAYNE—The congregation of Union Baptist Church, 2200 Smith St., is scheduled to install new Senior Pastor the Rev. Dr. Timothy L. Lake during a special service at 4 p.m., Jan. 24 in the sanctuary of the church. Prior to the celebration, there will be […]

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