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Purdue University Fort Wayne Unveils New Athletics Logo and Identity

Purdue University Fort Wayne Unveils New Athletics Logo and Identity

June 18, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne announced at a news conference this afternoon that all of its NCAA sports teams will be known as Purdue Fort Wayne beginning July 1, 2018, in coordination with the official realignment and rebranding of the university to Purdue University Fort Wayne.
Purdue Fort Wayne Faculty Members Pursue Research Projects this Summer

Purdue Fort Wayne Faculty Members Pursue Research Projects this Summer

June 11, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne has seven faculty members doing summer research projects funded by grants from the Purdue Research Foundation (PRF).
Purdue University Fort Wayne Offers Flexible Course Schedules for M.S.Ed. Programs

Purdue University Fort Wayne Offers Flexible Course Schedules for M.S.Ed. Programs

June 06, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne is redesigning course schedules for four of its five graduate education programs to meet the demands of local and regional teacher staffing needs beginning in the fall of 2018.
IPFW Senior Wins Prestigious Fulbright Scholarship

IPFW Senior Wins Prestigious Fulbright Scholarship

May 17, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne is pleased to announce that one of its IPFW graduating seniors has been awarded the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship for the 2018–19 academic year. Kyler Hudson, majoring in political science and history, has been awarded a Fulbright grant to Canada.
IPFW Celebrates 51st Commencement Ceremony

IPFW Celebrates 51st Commencement Ceremony

May 08, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will hold its 51st Commencement Ceremony Wednesday, May 9, at 4:30 p.m. in the main area of the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
Purdue University Fort Wayne and Indiana National Guard Present Leadership Impact Awards

Purdue University Fort Wayne and Indiana National Guard Present Leadership Impact Awards

May 01, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne’s Office of Student Life and Leadership, Mastodon Alumni Association, and the Indiana National Guard will host the 2nd Annual Leadership Impact Award Presentation on Wednesday, May 2.
Purdue University Fort Wayne Holds Empty Bowls Fundraiser for Campus Food Bank

Purdue University Fort Wayne Holds Empty Bowls Fundraiser for Campus Food Bank

April 30, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne’s Department of Fine Arts is sponsoring the second annual fundraiser, Empty Bowls. The event will raise money for the Purdue University Fort Wayne Food Bank and the student ceramics club.
Chancellor's Commitment Day at Purdue University Fort Wayne a Big Success

Chancellor's Commitment Day at Purdue University Fort Wayne a Big Success

April 30, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Chancellor’s Commitment Day at Purdue University Fort Wayne was a huge success, with 243 students committing and signing to attend the university. A little more than 10% of those students were new admits.
Award-Winning Actress Jane Seymour Headlines 2018 Tapestry: A Day for You

Award-Winning Actress Jane Seymour Headlines 2018 Tapestry: A Day for You

April 27, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—A total of $65,000 in Tapestry Parkview Health Sciences Scholarships were awarded to 11 Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) students today at the 2018 Tapestry: A Day for You event at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.
Purdue University Fort Wayne Swears In Three New Officers

Purdue University Fort Wayne Swears In Three New Officers

April 25, 2018 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne welcomed three new police officers in a swearing-in ceremony on Wednesday, April 25.