Friday, March 5, 2021
As Indiana schools prepare to con­tinue e-learning in 2021 to protect against the spread of COVID-19, more than 84,000 Hoosier stu­dents still don’t have Internet ac­cess at home. Some schools and organizations are working to install temporary hotspots to close the learning gap, but the Indiana Public Broadcast Stations group...
Moving up project timeline means more opportunities for students, Gary residents The Gary Community School Corporation (GCSC) recently announced that the overhaul of the track at West Side Leadership Academy will be fast-tracked so students and residents can use the track in Spring 2021. This improvement will help restore glory...
Indiana students to get free FAFSA filing help on October 25 Financial aid professionals from Purdue University Northwest (PNW) are among the experts from all across Indiana who will be volunteering to help college-bound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday. The virtual...
Indiana University added $9.9 billion in income to Indiana’s economy in FY 2018-19 through its investments in the educational success of its students, research and innovation, and engagement in the economic development, health and well-being of Hoosier communities across the state. Expressed in terms of employment, IU’s impact supported 151,015...
Indiana will provide local adult education programs reimbursement for test fees for students who take the high school equivalency through December 30, according to Marilyn Pitzulo, associate chief of adult education, of the Indiana Department of Workforce Development. To qualify, students must be Indiana residents, currently enrolled in an adult...
Purdue University Northwest (PNW) invites the community to join in the One Book, One Community program of reading, reflection and discussion. Through One Book, One Community, Purdue Northwest has partnered with the Hammond Public Library to invite the community to share in the reading and discussion of a common book,...
MORGAN Li, the leading manufacturer of custom fixtures and furniture for the retail and hospitality industries and provider of large format print production and custom social distancing solutions, recently donated desktop barriers to Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana. The see-through plastic barriers are designed to sit on...
Indiana University Northwest’s Center for Professional Development will offer an online Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification program this fall. The program is available to business professionals in Northwest Indiana. Enrollees need not be IU Northwest students to take advantage of this certification program. Specific dates for the program will...
By Dr. Paige McNulty, Emergency Manager, Gary Community School Corporation The coronavirus pandemic has created one challenge after another, so as I drove to a meeting with the Baptist Ministers Conference of Gary and Vicinity, I wondered what setback I might encounter this time. We were meeting about the referendum that the...
Fee assistance for out-of-school care is now available to working families in Lake County. Last week Lake Area United Way approved $578,000 in funding to assist working parents who will rely on e-learning, out-of-school care and childcare this fall. To qualify, parents must be employed, reside in Lake County...