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Dental Technology Program Accreditation
Empty Holster Protest
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Kimberly Wagner, chief of staff for the Chancellor
This Week on
Arts Weekly
Jeff Casazza and
Heather Moser will discuss the Department of Theatre's production of
Orlando and
Laura Lydy from the Department of Music will talk about the upcoming guitar ensemble concert. Tune in to Arts Weekly Thursday, April 4, at 7:30 pm on PBS39 WFWA-DT. 
Mueller to Attend Sustainable Engineering Workshop
Associate Professor of Engineering Don Mueller is one of only 30 educators selected from across the country to attend the Center for Sustainable Engineering's (CSE's) workshop at Georgia Tech this June. Read the story ... 
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Purdue Board of Trustees to Meet at IPFW
The Purdue University Board of Trustees will be meeting at IPFW Thursday and Friday of this week. All sessions except Executive Sessions are open to the public and will be held in the Walb Student Union International Ballroom A. View schedule (PDF) ...
University Policy Update
The Executive Policy Review Group (EPRG) took action on two new system-wide policies at its March meeting.
  • Grievances by Postdoctoral Researchers, Graduate Student Personnel, Clinical Residents and Clinical Interns (VI.D.2): This new policy provides a process for resolving grievances by individuals with unique relationships with the University.
  • Vehicle Safety Inspections (IV.A.7): Outlines the requirements for annual inspections of University-owned vehicles and inspections of newly purchased vehicles. Supersedes Business Office Memorandum No. 169.

In addition, a revised policy on Delegation of the President's Authority (V.B.5) was approved by the president and is effective as of March 22. Complete text of these policies ... 

Dental Laboratory Technology Program Continues Accreditation
Brooke Pratt
Interim director Brooke Pratt
The two-year Dental Laboratory Technology program at IPFW  is continuing its streak of accreditation by the American Dental Association's Commission on Dental Accreditation. The program, which is the only one of its kind in Indiana and one of only 19 fully accredited programs in the United States, has maintained full accreditation since it began in 1972.

Read the story ...
Empty Holster Protest Next Week
Students for Concealed Carry University Police Chief Tony Colone has been informed that some students may be wearing empty holsters on campus next week, April 8--12, in conjunction with the national Students for Concealed Carry empty holster protest. Information about the group, protest guidelines ...
Intern Initiates Book Drive to Benefit Elementary School Students
The Department of English and Linguistics has announced a community partnership to organize a "Read to Succeed Book Drive" service project to benefit the students of Washington Elementary School in Fort Wayne. Leah Thompson, an intern in the Department of English and Linguistics, spearheaded this service project under the direction of Associate Professor and intern mentor Suzanne Rumsey. This will be the first service project done by an IPFW student intern in recent history. Read the story, view book list ...
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