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Purdue University Fort Wayne Professor Receives One of Only Two National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Grants in Indiana

Purdue University Fort Wayne Professor Receives One of Only Two National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Grants in Indiana

May 09, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne Anthropology Professor Richard Sutter is one of more than a thousand academics who submitted applications for a Summer Stipend from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) earlier this year. He is also one of just 82 recipients of that stipend, and one of only two to receive it in Indiana.
Purdue University Fort Wayne Helps Student Obtain Degree 50 Years after “Taking a Break”

Purdue University Fort Wayne Helps Student Obtain Degree 50 Years after “Taking a Break”

May 06, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Lonny Fry recently celebrated his 70th birthday, knowing that the present he was giving himself started its journey to him 50 years ago.
Purdue University Fort Wayne Theatre Grad Living His Dream in New York City

Purdue University Fort Wayne Theatre Grad Living His Dream in New York City

April 09, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Chad Kennerk is walking on the same stage that actors such as Marlon Brando, Sally Field, Al Pacino, and fellow Hoosiers James Dean and Steve McQueen have. And he’s loving every minute of it.
Sweetwater–Mynett Music WindFest to Bring Middle and High School Bands to Purdue University Fort Wayne

Sweetwater–Mynett Music WindFest to Bring Middle and High School Bands to Purdue University Fort Wayne

April 08, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The halls of the Rhinehart Music Center on the Purdue University Fort Wayne campus will be crowded with teenage musicians from 23 middle and high school bands on Wednesday, April 10, and Thursday, April 11. These talented young students will be performing in the School of Music’s annual WindFest,
Purdue University Fort Wayne’s Institute for Holocaust and Genocide Studies Receives Islamic Relief USA Grant

Purdue University Fort Wayne’s Institute for Holocaust and Genocide Studies Receives Islamic Relief USA Grant

February 22, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—In celebration of its 25th anniversary, Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA), a nonprofit humanitarian and advocacy organization, has awarded a $25,000 “Silver Anniversary” grant to the Institute for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Purdue University Fort Wayne.
Purdue University Fort Wayne Sponsors Discussions on Nazi Germany and Jim Crow America

Purdue University Fort Wayne Sponsors Discussions on Nazi Germany and Jim Crow America

February 18, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne’s Institute for Holocaust and Genocide Studies (IHGS) and Hands Across Fort Wayne are sponsoring two discussions about the parallels between Nazi Germany and Jim Crow America on Wednesday, February 20, at noon and 7 p.m.
Black History Month Events at Purdue Fort Wayne

Black History Month Events at Purdue Fort Wayne

February 05, 2019 FORT WAYNE, IN—Several events are scheduled for Black History Month on the Purdue University Fort Wayne campus.