Ivy Tech Honors Local Student Leaders

SOUTH BEND ─ Fifteen students from Ivy Tech Community College’s North Central region, which includes South Bend, Warsaw and Elkhart County, were among those honored recently through the Ivy Tech Student Leadership Academy. A total of 160 students from across the state were recognized at a ceremony Dec. … Read More

Decker Appointed ITCC’s Warsaw Campus President

WARSAW — Ivy Tech Community College announces the appointment of Allyn Decker as campus president at the Warsaw campus. He will begin his role with the college on Jan. 2. Decker recently served as director of the Orthopedic Regulatory and Clinical Affairs graduate program, and Medical Device Quality Management program … Read More

Hoosier Schools Among Best For Online Engineering

INDIANAPOLIS — Three Indiana schools are ranked among the best online engineering degree programs in the country. AffordableCollegesOnline.org says the rankings are based on criteria including financial aid offerings, graduation rates and variety of online programs.

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Printed Car Races Top Off Week Of Learning

WARSAW — Approximately 20 middle-schoolers gathered this week at the Orthopedic and Advanced Manufacturing Training Center, Warsaw, to learn about careers in manufacturing and robotics. Ivy Tech Community College and Depuy Synthes co-organized the camp, which focused on 3D design and printing. This was one of three camps that … Read More

Local Resident On Ivy Tech Presidential Search Committee

INDIANAPOLIS — Ivy Tech Community College President Tom Snyder, who has a home on Tippecanoe Lake, announced his intentions in September to retire sometime in mid-2016. He will be stepping down to join President Barack Obama’s College Promise Advisory Board. Following his announcement, the Ivy Tech State Board … Read More

Commission Approves Ivy Tech Recommendations

By Alex Brown Multimedia Journalist, Inside Indiana Business INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Commission for Higher Education has approved recommendations for Ivy Tech Community College. They are meant to strengthen Ivy Tech’s support services and ensure its degrees and certificates lead to employment. The recommendations are the result of a request … Read More

Ivy Tech Foundation Seeking Donations For Local Scholarship

WARSAW — While attending college can bring success, it can also be a financial struggle. With this in mind, Matt Gull and Tim Keyes of the Ivy Tech, Warsaw, campus, in conjunction with the Ivy Tech Foundation, are asking the community to step up and donate toward students’ … Read More

OrthoWorx Program Educates Students About Orthopedics And Career Pathways

WARSAW — A select group of about 60 eighth-grade students from Edgewood Middle School and Lakeview Middle School recently participated in the OrthoWorx Innovative Careers Pathway Program. Participants learned about the orthopedic industry, advanced manufacturing career opportunities, the skills needed and the pathways to pursue those careers. The group also included five administrators, counselors and a teacher.

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Scholarship Grant Available For Non-Traditional Students

WARSAW — The Ivy Tech Foundation recently received a grant from the McDonald Memorial Scholarship Fund held at the Kosciusko County Community Foundation. The purpose of the grant is to provide rapid response to meet the financial needs of non-traditional students who, for whatever reasons, have missed financial … Read More

Ivy Tech Students Hosting Halloween-Themed Freak Show Event

WARSAW, IN – Honor students at Ivy Tech Community College’s Warsaw Campus are gearing up to host a spooktactular event dubbed the “GMO Freak Show.” Participants will learn about genetically modified organisms and today’s use of them through experiments and story-telling. Attractions include: the spectacular spider goat; the wonder of golden rice; and, glow in the dark cats.

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Gov. Mike Pence To Make Several Stops In Fort Wayne Today

FORT WAYNE — Governor Mike Pence will visit Fort Wayne today, where he will be signing a service members civil relief act and voluntary veterans preference employment act at the Air National Guard Station. He will also hold a community conversation at 3:30 p.m. at Ivy Tech Community … Read More

Ivy Tech Social Evening At The Kubacki’s

  A social evening to hear about Ivy Tech was hosted by Michael and Rebecca Kubacki, Ivy Tech Foundation and Ivy Tech Community College Northeast Friday evening at the Kubacki’s Syracuse Lake home. The evening was to learn how Ivy Tech is changing lives and impacting communities. Over … Read More

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Ivy Tech Dual Credit Program Reaches Record Enrollment

Ivy Tech Community College’s dual credit program has reached a record enrollment with 52,908 students enrolled for the 2014-15 school year, saving Indiana students and their parents $40 million in tuition costs. This year’s dual credit enrollment represents a 15.5 percent increase in students, compared to the 45,819 … Read More

Innovative Careers Pathway for the Orthopedic Industry

By TAMMY ALLEN ORTHOWORX DIRECTOR OF MARKETING High school students, administrators, guidance counselors, teachers and additional key guests participated in OrthoWorx Innovative Careers Pathway Program—Machining Your Future. This new program is slated to happen twice a year, in the spring and in the fall. During the recent spring … Read More

ICHE Approves New Ivy Tech Transfer Pathways

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education (CHE) has approved new transfer degree pathways that allow Ivy Tech Community College students who earn certain associate degrees to transfer to any state institution of higher education as a junior when pursuing a bachelor’s degree. A single articulation pathway has been … Read More

Ivy Tech Students Named To All Indiana Academic Team

Two local Ivy Tech Community College students are among 33 students from Ivy Tech Community College campuses across the state named to this year’s All-Indiana Academic Team for Community and Junior Colleges. The academic competition, which scores students on academic honors, activities including leadership and work experience, and … Read More