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In This Issue
New Faces, Places
Winning Athletics Campaign
Registrar Closed
In the Spotlight
Supervise for Success
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IPFW Events Calendar

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New Faces New Places

Muna Khader, secretary for Testing Services (transfer)


Jason Barnes, associate director of the the IPFW Center of Excellence in Systems Engineering for ETCS


Tracey Peterson, office support and gift processor for Development


Kody Tinnel, room scheduling clerk for Registrar

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 Athletics Wins Major Award for "Feel the Rumble" Campaign

Feel the RUMBLEIPFW Athletics and Ad Lab Advertising of Fort Wayne recently received a 2011--12 National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) Best of Award for their "Feel the Rumble" campaign. The bronze award in the Group II Radio Commercial Category award was announced at the 2012 NACMA Convention, held June 26 in Dallas. 


"We are very excited about winning this award," said Director of Athletics Tommy Bell. "It shows that there was a fantastic effort from URC's Marketing and Creative Services, led by Jack Patton, and also from students, coaches, staff, and administrators who were surveyed. This is a huge win for the university and the increased brand awareness of IPFW Athletics." 


NACMA 2011--12 Best of Award Winners ...

Registrar Closed Friday, July 13

Registrar's office staff will attend a Purdue Registrar system-wide meeting in West Lafayette Friday, July 13. Signs have been posted outside the office to announce the office closing and all inbound phone calls to 481-6815 will be redirected to the IPFW on-call center.


Walk-in students who need transcripts may complete the request form located outside the office and leave it in the drop box on the door. Any requests received on July 13 will be processed on Monday, July 16. Walk-in students who need to drop or add classes may leave the completed drop-add form in the drop box. The forms will also be processed July 16.


If you have questions, please contact Patrick McLaughlin at 481-6128 or

In the National Spotlight

Frank Paladino, Schrey Professor and chair of the biology department, has been published in Nature, the fourth time since he came to IPFW. Paladino and several colleagues who study leatherback sea turtles in Costa Rica submitted the paper "Projected Response of an Endangered Marine Turtle Population to Climate Change" to Nature's Climate Change website. Read the story ...


Professor Nashwan Younis presented a paper, "Cooperative Education Impact on Enhancing Mechanical Engineering Curriculum," at the American Society for Engineering Education National Conference in San Antonio June 11--13.
Farewell Reception for Joseph McCormick

Joseph McCormick of Information Technology Services will be leaving IPFW after more than six years of service. He has worked in a variety of capacities. You're invited to wish him well and enjoy light refreshments at a farewell reception on Thursday, July 19, from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Kettler Hall Faculty/Staff Lounge.

Supervise for Success Training Program

Supervise for Success graduates

What does it mean to lead? How can you inspire performance, untangle conflict, or hire the right person? Human Resources Training and Development will again offer Supervise for Success this fall. a training program designed to help supervisors discover ways to enhance the tools and techniques that will help them become effective leaders. Additional details can be found at the HR website. The registration deadline is September 7.

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