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Mardi Gras Summerfest is July 26

Let the good times roll! Save the date for Mardi Gras Summerfest----Thursday, July 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p,m. in Walb Student Union. For more information, visit the APSAC site or contact Ashley Simmons at 481-6494 or Jennifer Horrom, 481-6219.

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IPFW Establishes Community Policing Office

ipfw logo minionDirector of Physical Plant H. Jay Harris has announced that University Police (UPD) has added a new Community Policing position, effective July 2. Harris said the university has been looking at ways to advance and promote Community Policing on the IPFW campus.


Jeff Davis is moving from the chief's office into the Community Policing position at his request. Captain Anthony Colone has been named interim chief. Read the story (PDF) ... 

Volunteer Policy Effective July 1

A new Purdue system-wide interim policy for volunteers became effective July 1, 2012. The provisions of the policy on Volunteers, Interim (VI.B.2) include registration of all volunteers with the department or unit in which they are volunteering and a screening of each volunteer against both the state and national sex and violent offender registries.


The IPFW Volunteer Agreement and Release form, IPFW Volunteer Registration form, and IPFW Volunteer Manual---- Process and Guidelines can be found on the Human Resources website under Compensation and Classification and then under the Volunteers tab. View forms ...


HR welcomes and encourages your feedback on this interim policy. Comments can be submitted to HR; if you have questions, please contact Carolyn Ladd, compensation and classification administrator, 481-6680, or Carol Coffee, employment administrator, 481-6177.

Streamlining Support for dotCMS

Information Technology Services and University Relations and Communications are partnering to improve the support structure available for dotCMS requests and technical support. Please contact the IT Services Help Desk first for all dotCMS-related questions at or 481-6030. Your questions will then be routed to the first available team member.


The goal is to reduce the downtime you experience and improve the documentation and resources available for troubleshooting. IT Services will also use incident reporting to provide meaningful feedback on how to improve the overall system.

Get Yours before They're Gone!

RiverFestLogo 2012A few dozen RiverFest 2012 t-shirts are available at a reduced price of $5. This year's model comes in soft orange or green and features softer fabric, shorter sleeves, and a more fitted cut. The only sizes left are adult L and XL. The shirts are at the University Relations and Communications  office in the Support Services Building reception area, room 118.

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