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Update from HR
New Faces, New Places
Dean of Students Forums
Enroll for Child Care
Botanical Conservatory
Athletics Promotions
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IPFW Events Calendar
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Update from Human Resources

Several changes affecting pay and deductions went into effect with the new calendar year. Check your January pay statements carefully to be sure everything is correct. If you have questions, contact Kirk Tolliver at 16679.


Fidelity representatives will be on campus on Jan. 24 and 25 in Kettler Hall, Ground Floor, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Locations and times will be announced next week. View details

New Faces New Places

Regina Gordon, secretary for Diversity and Multicultural Affairs/ Student Support Services, effective Jan. 10  481-0220


Jo Anna Rice, secretary for Medical Education, effective Jan. 12.


Steve Rowley, grounds mechanic for Grounds, effective Jan. 3. 481-6832


Thomas Yoquelet, groundskeeper for Grounds, effective Jan. 3.

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Forums with Dean of Students Candidates

IPFW entrance markerFive finalists for the Dean of Students position will be visiting IPFW between January 18 and 24. The scheduled campus forums with the finalists are listed below. Each finalist will offer a brief presentation on "My Philosophy as a Student Affairs Leader: Three Issues I Anticipate Addressing at IPFW," and then respond to questions from the audience. Students, staff, and faculty are welcome to attend and to share feedback on the finalists with the search committee.

  • Tuesday, Jan. 18, noon-12:50, WU G08
  • Wednesday, Jan.19, noon-12:50 p.m, WU 222-224-226
  • Thursday, Jan. 20, noon-12:50 p.m., RC 234
  • Friday, Jan. 21, noon-12:50 p.m., WU G08 
  • Monday, Jan. 24, noon-12:50 p.m., WU 222-224

Copies of the candidates' résumés will be available at each session.

Enroll Now - TLC Child Care

The Learning Center (TLC) is now enrolling students for the spring semester. TLC offers:Little Girl at TLC

  • Early childhood education for children ages 6 weeks to 13 years old
  • Full- and part-time care
  • Discounts for IPFW students, faculty, and staff.

In partnership with IPFW and Ivy Tech-Northeast, TLC provides quality child care at reduced rates to IPFW and Ivy Tech faculty, staff, and students and offers employment opportunities and supervised learning experiences to IPFW and Ivy Tech students. For more information, call 260-424-8852 or visit the Web site.

Spend an Evening at the Botanical Conservatory with IPFW Alumni

TulipYour family can join the IPFW Alumni Association for an evening at the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory on Saturday, Jan. 22, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is free if you RSVP


Catch up with fellow alumni in a lush garden setting where stone pathways lead to waterfalls, bridges, and exotic plants. Your family can also be among the first to see the new Peter Pan exhibit! The event includes tours of the facility, hot chocolate, cookies, and crafts for children. Be sure to bring your parking ticket to be stamped for free parking.


For more information and ticket reservations, contact the Alumni Relations office at 260-481-6807 or e-mail the Alumni office.

IPFW Athletics January Promotions

January 15, IPFW vs. Oakland, Women 4:30 p.m., Men 7  p.m.

  • Student Organization Night - Organization with the most supporters will win $250 toward their treasury.
  • Family Night - Bring the whole family to an IPFW men's basketball game for $10/person. Package includes 4 tickets; 2 programs; $10 gift cards from McMahon Tire & Care Care, Meijer, and Casa Restaurants; and $5 in Mastodon Bucks.

January 27, IPFW vs. Centenary, Men 7 p.m.

  • WHITE OUT - Wear white to the game and BE LOUD!

January 29, IPFW vs. Oral Roberts, Women 1 p.m., Gates Center; Men 7 p.m., Memorial Coliseum

  • Join IPFW and The Summit League in the fight against hunger. Donate any nonperishable food item at either game and receive a recyclable grocery tote bag courtesy of the Summit League.
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