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In This Issue
Helmke Highlights
New Faces, Places
Market Fluctuations
One Book Program
Grads Create Winery
APSAC Info Table
Editorial Style
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IPFW Events Calendar



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Departmental Newsletter3

News from the Walter E. Helmke Library

Helmke Highlights


New Faces New Places

Brian Adams, custodian for Building Services


Paul Chapman, lead computer technician for IT Services


Christine Force, transferring to on-campus recruiting coordinator for Career Services


Shadra Smith, supplemental instruction coordinator for Academic Success Center


Amanda Tallman, assistant athletic director for equipment and games management for Student Athletics 

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Fidelity Offers Resources to Help Navigate a Volatile Stock Market
market fluctuationFidelity is providing several resources to help Purdue faculty and staff who may have questions or concerns about current stock market activity.

Fidelity is the administrator for Purdue's defined contribution and voluntary retirement savings plans.  

One Book Program Encourages Community to Discuss Feminism
Linda Hirshman 

Linda R. Hirshman

In Get to Work...And Get A Life Before It's Too Late, Linda R. Hirshman tells women to pursue and stick with a career, rather than accept traditional notions of femininity against their own best interests. Get to Work is the selection for the 2011 One Book Program sponsored by Women's Studies. Hirshman will present a free public lecture Wednesday, September 21; a luncheon and book discussion will be held Wednesday, September 28. Read the story... 
IPFW Grads Create TwoEE's Winery
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IPFW graduates Eric Harris and Emily Hart are planning to open a $1.5 million winery in Huntington next spring, TwoEE's Winery, which will sell an assortment of wines and related merchandise. The 6,000 sq. ft. business will feature a tasting room with outside walking trails. Read the story... 

Volunteers Sought for APSAC Information Table
Fall semester is just around the corner and our new and returning students will be full of questions. The Administrative and Professional Staff Advisory Council (APSAC) information table will be open for business August 22--24. An hour or two of your time can make a difference in a student's experience at IPFW. Sign up to volunteer... 
Test Your IPFW Editorial Style

Christine Force was the first person to correctly answer last week's puzzler, "What is the term for a male former student?" He is an alumnus.

  • Alumna, feminine singular
  • Alumnus, masculine singular or gender unknown
  • Alumni, plural form
  • Alumnae, feminine plural
  • Don't use alum, which is a chemical compound  

This week's question: Which sentence is correct? 

  1. The field trip covers parts of Allen and Wells Counties.  
  2. The storm warning is for Whitley and Allen counties.

Send your response to, then check back next week for the answer. IPFW Editorial Style Guide (PDF) ... 

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