Monday, January 25, 2021
Author, radio personality, entrepreneur and founder of the Northwest Indiana Mastermind Think Tank Crystal Lynn O'Brien wants to see small business owners in the region win. The Gary native created the concept of bringing six entrepreneurs together at a time for six weeks to brainstorm and develop unique business...
On Saturday, October 28, the National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., Beta Mu Chapter, will host the 32nd annual Teach-A-Rama Awards Luncheon at the Avalon Manor, 3550 E. Highway 30, Merrillville. The event will begin with a mini Health Fair and Market Place at 10:45 a.m. followed by...
A high school senior in New Orleans has been accepted to 115 colleges and offered almost $4 million in scholarship money. "I feel happy that I can go to college because they didn't so I will be the first in my family," Antoinette Love told WDSU. Love, 18, breaks new ground,...
The Gary Historical & Cultural Society held its 34th annual “Christ-mas Dinner-Concert” on December 11 featuring the Gary Civic Symphony Orchestra. Gary’s beautiful Marquette Park Pavilion provided the venue for an evening of orchestra, accompanied by local and area soloists, choirs, and a community choir achieved through the audience participation....
Actor Jussie Smollett and others are pushing a #standwithbennett fundraising campaign to save the North Carolina school. By Kimberley Richards, Huffington Post Bennett College, one of the last two historically Black colleges for women in the U.S., is fighting to keep its accreditation after struggling financially for several years. The private liberal...
ECIER Foundation and the City of Gary partnered to engage in awarding scholarships to the City of Gary Scholars. Twenty six (26) winners were Gary high school graduates that have been accepted for admission at an accredited two year or four year college or technical school. The City of...
More than 600 Hoosier students have applied for a new college scholarship that pays up to $7,500 annually for 200 individuals who commit to teaching in Indiana for five years after graduation. Authored by House Speaker Brian Bosma, the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship was established with bipartisan support...
Urban League of Northwest Indiana Community engagement is the lesson plan! On September 19, 2018 the Urban League of NWI joined with Infinite Scholars and offered $4.7 million in scholarships to deserving high school graduating seniors from three counties - LaPorte, Porter, and Lake. These students, who are working...