Saturday, January 16, 2021
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...
Area students will have a host of opportunities to get the new school year off to a flying start at the free Back-to-School Jamboree sponsored by State Rep. Vernon G. Smith (D-Gary) that will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, September 14, on the campus of...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader According to newly released state data, the vast majority of incoming high school seniors who could qualify for a state-funded scholarship are running the risk of losing out on the assistance that covers up to four years of college tuition. In Lake County alone more...
Financial aid professionals will volunteer at Indiana University Northwest and 39 other Indiana sites to help college-bound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday, set for 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 25 in Hawthorn Hall, Room 454. The free program is designed...
A $10,000 AT&T Aspire contribution to the Ivy Tech Foundation has provided a technology boost to an Ivy Tech Community College data and security program aimed at high school students. The foundation will utilize its AT&T funding to purchase rout- ers, allowing the community college to fully implement a state-of-the-art Data...
All 68 graduating seniors at Detroit’s Cristo Rey High School have been accepted into college. By Jasmine Washington, Ebony Detroit’s Cristo Rey High School is continuing a legacy of academic excellence. For the eighth time in as many years, all of the school’s graduating seniors have been accepted into college. School President...
Indiana Commissioner for Higher Education Teresa Lubbers joined communities and schools a-cross the state in celebrating Indiana’s College GO! Campaign, which started Friday, September 30. It starts the last full week in September each year and continues thro-ugh November, the annual campaign kicks off a full semester of efforts...
The deadline is fast approaching for youth ages 13 to 18 in military families to get in the running for a $10,000 cash prize, a trip to Washington, D.C., and other donated gifts in the Military Child of the Year® Awards competition. Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit with the mission of...
One Church One School Community Partnership (OCOS) celebrates 25 years of achievement at its 20th National Conference October 24-26, 2018 at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Lawn, 9333 South Cicero Avenue, Oak Lawn, Illinois. This highly awaited event has interdenominational, governmental and community leadership as Bishop Henry M. Williamson, Sr., President, welcomes...
Xinos and Kudos Present Annual Scholarship Ball The Xinos, a youth guidance group, comprised of high school young ladies and their escorts sponsored by the National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., recently presented their Annual Scholarship Ball at Avalon Manor. The ball is the culminating activity of the sorority’s efforts...