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Donors Recognized at Open House for New Richard T. Doermer School of Business Building

Donors Recognized at Open House for New Richard T. Doermer School of Business Building

August 08, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne today recognized the generous contributions of the Doermer Family Foundation, the Purdue Fort Wayne Foundation, and two anonymous donors at an open house in the new Richard T. Doermer School of Business building.
Purdue University Fort Wayne Offers Wide Range of Professional Development Opportunities

Purdue University Fort Wayne Offers Wide Range of Professional Development Opportunities

August 06, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Purdue University Fort Wayne’s Division of Continuing Studies today released its official semiannual catalog of lifelong learning options.
Purdue University Fort Wayne to Join Horizon League

Purdue University Fort Wayne to Join Horizon League

August 06, 2019 Purdue University Fort Wayne announced today that it will join the Horizon League and will begin competition during the 2020–21 academic year. Purdue Fort Wayne will officially join the League on July 1, 2020.
Purdue University Board of Trustees Approves New Name for Park 3000 Building at Purdue University Fort Wayne

Purdue University Board of Trustees Approves New Name for Park 3000 Building at Purdue University Fort Wayne

August 02, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The Board of Trustees of Purdue University today approved a new name for the recently purchased Park 3000 property by Purdue University Fort Wayne. The building will now be known as the Richard T. Doermer School of Business Building.
Rep. Jim Banks, Purdue University Fort Wayne, and WorkOne Northeast Host Annual Job Fair

Rep. Jim Banks, Purdue University Fort Wayne, and WorkOne Northeast Host Annual Job Fair

August 01, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Rep. Jim Banks, R-IN, in conjunction with Purdue University Fort Wayne and WorkOne Northeast, will host a job fair from noon to 3 p.m. on Thursday, August 15, in the university’s Walb Union International Ballroom.
Purdue University Fort Wayne’s TRIO Upward Bound Summer Academy “Turnip the Beet” Project Receives National Recognition

Purdue University Fort Wayne’s TRIO Upward Bound Summer Academy “Turnip the Beet” Project Receives National Recognition

July 30, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The United States Department of Agriculture recently announced the recipients of its third annual Turnip the Beet Summer Meal Programs for 2018. Purdue University Fort Wayne’s 2018 TRIO Upward Bound Summer Academy is one of 66 recipients nationwide to receive a Silver Award
Small Business Development Center at Purdue University Fort Wayne Could Be the Answer to Your Business Dreams

Small Business Development Center at Purdue University Fort Wayne Could Be the Answer to Your Business Dreams

July 30, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The Northeast Indiana Small Business Development Center (NE-ISBDC) is currently seeking clients.
Purdue University Fort Wayne’s School of Education Recognized for National Excellence in Educator Prep

Purdue University Fort Wayne’s School of Education Recognized for National Excellence in Educator Prep

July 29, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) recently announced that Purdue University Fort Wayne’s School of Education is one of 42 providers from 23 states and the District of Columbia to receive accreditation for their educator preparation programs.
Nationally Recognized Mental Health Expert to Conduct Fort Wayne Workshops on the Stigma of Mental Health and Men of Color

Nationally Recognized Mental Health Expert to Conduct Fort Wayne Workshops on the Stigma of Mental Health and Men of Color

July 29, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Lorenzo Lewis brings his powerful message of “I’ve been where you are, done what you’ve done, and you, too, can come out the other side a restored man, ready to build a better life for you and your family,” to a series of events in Fort Wayne.
Purdue University Fort Wayne Professor to Speak at Science Central Program Remembering the Apollo 11 Moon Landing

Purdue University Fort Wayne Professor to Speak at Science Central Program Remembering the Apollo 11 Moon Landing

July 16, 2019 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—Fifty years ago, this Saturday, July 20, astronaut and Purdue University graduate Neil Armstrong stepped onto the surface of the moon, declaring it ‘one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.’