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Purdue Fort Wayne Fall Campus Visit Day Will Be Largest Ever

Purdue Fort Wayne Fall Campus Visit Day Will Be Largest Ever

October 18, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne is holding its Fall Campus Visit Day this Sunday, October 21. With more than 1,100 people expected to be on campus, this will be the largest and most successful Fall Campus Visit Day in the university's history.
Purdue Fort Wayne Faculty Member Awarded $369,000 Grant for Mental Health Awareness and Training Program

Purdue Fort Wayne Faculty Member Awarded $369,000 Grant for Mental Health Awareness and Training Program

October 17, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Jeannie DiClementi, associate professor of psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been awarded a three-year grant valued at $368,664 by the US Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to develop a mental health awareness and early-intervention program at Purdue University Fort Wayne.
Purdue Fort Wayne to Hold FAFSA Completion Nights

Purdue Fort Wayne to Hold FAFSA Completion Nights

October 16, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne’s Office of Financial Aid is hosting one of several planned FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Completion Nights on Wednesday, October 17.
Purdue Fort Wayne Student-Run Restaurant Offers German Contemporary Cuisine

Purdue Fort Wayne Student-Run Restaurant Offers German Contemporary Cuisine

September 25, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne students in the Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management are serving up German contemporary cuisine at Am Wald, this semester’s student-run restaurant.
Purdue Fort Wayne Brings Expert on Latino Suicide and Immigration to Campus

Purdue Fort Wayne Brings Expert on Latino Suicide and Immigration to Campus

September 21, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne is bringing nationally known Latino and migrant suicide prevention and mental health treatment expert Luis Zayas to campus and the community for educational opportunities on Tuesday, September 25, as part of Hispanic Heritage Month.
Purdue University Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne Community Schools, and Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership Hold Financial Aid Event for FWCS Seniors

Purdue University Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne Community Schools, and Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership Hold Financial Aid Event for FWCS Seniors

September 20, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne Community Schools (FWCS) and the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership invite FWCS high school seniors and their families to attend a free FAFSA Kick-off event.
Purdue University Fort Wayne Holds Annual Mastodon Job and Internship Fair

Purdue University Fort Wayne Holds Annual Mastodon Job and Internship Fair

September 17, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne is holding its annual Mastodon Job and Internship Fair on Thursday, September 20, from noon to 3 p.m. in the fieldhouse of the Gates Athletics Center.
Purdue University Fort Wayne Holds Events for Suicide Prevention Week

Purdue University Fort Wayne Holds Events for Suicide Prevention Week

September 07, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne is holding educational events on campus every weekday during Suicide Prevention Week, “Be A Hero, Save A Life,” September 9–15, with September 10 being World Suicide Prevention Day.
2nd Annual Shoes for Hope Kicks Off at Purdue University Fort Wayne

2nd Annual Shoes for Hope Kicks Off at Purdue University Fort Wayne

September 07, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne is collecting shoes now through September 24 as part of the 2nd Annual Shoes for Hope campaign to raise awareness for suicide prevention.
Purdue University Fort Wayne Sees Major Increase in Enrollment

Purdue University Fort Wayne Sees Major Increase in Enrollment

September 06, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne begins the 2018–19 academic year with a major increase in enrollment, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels.