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DeVos prochoice Indianapolis summit states' school options should be high quality
300 people protest outside Indiana Statehouse
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
5-county initiative would unite fragmented organizations and solve community issues
Community Foundation of Southern Indiana recently started planning process
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Where have all the welders gone? Ivy Tech professor says businesses are in need
Says working for the U.S. military as a contracted welder in Iraq could pay up to $300,000 per year
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
OPINION: Hard truths on school funding in Indiana
The truth is that the only places in state where school budgets have declined are places with falling student enrollment
Monday, May 22, 2017
Low-income families in Madison County struggle to find care that's affordable, competent
Average annual cost of childcare for children aged infant to 5 at $7,237
Monday, May 22, 2017
Indiana public schools face new power over their own finances
Can prioritize where they want to spend money: Teachers, buses, roofs
Sunday, May 21, 2017
Indiana eyes more paths to high school graduation
Hoosier State also studies replacement for ISTEP-plus
Sunday, May 21, 2017
Indiana will require public college students to get meningitis vaccine
Sunday, May 21, 2017
Pre-K expanding in Indiana but has new limits
The Indiana General Assembly recently expanded the program to 20 counties and increased funding to $10 million
Friday, May 19, 2017
Falling enrollment means cutbacks at Brown County Schools
According to enrollment data, the district has dropped by 366 in the past decade
Monday, May 15, 2017
Questions stack up for Purdue's new online school
That was a common theme among attendees, many of whom said they thought they'd be leaving the session with answers, rather than more questions
Sunday, May 14, 2017
School choice advocates support Indiana political candidates
Last year, Hoosiers for Quality Education gave $177,000 to help elect Republican Jennifer McCormick state superintendent of public instructio
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Holy Cross College will sell 75 acres of land to Notre Dame to help fix financial problems
Cash flow required the college to use all of its $2 million line of credit, as well as a $1 million bridge loan from the Brothers of the Holy Cross
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Ivy Tech ASAP program offers students associate degree in one year
Students attend class every day, usually for around 40 hours a week, for the entire year
Friday, May 12, 2017
Indiana State proposes 1.9 percent tuition/fee increase for next two years
President Bradley says increase "because costs are accelerating faster than the 1.4 percent"
Friday, May 12, 2017
State recommends $1.595 million loan to Gary schools for May 2017 payroll
Under the new law, the state will control virtually all spending in the Gary district
Friday, May 12, 2017
Inside Purdue's top secret, high tech crime lab
Friday, May 12, 2017
DeKalb County lags in child care, mental-health providers
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Superintendent helps public see into the classrooms during State of Our Schools
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Porter County first-graders get boost for college funding
Urschel Laboratories has promised to provide each youngster with the first $25 contribution
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Huntington County Community School Board hears population, enrollment study
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
IU to add 16 faculty members for $55 million climate change initiative
Will inaugurate a “Hoosier Resiliency Index” to allow Indiana communities to track immediate and long-term challenges caused by environmental change.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
St. Joseph College's President Robert Pastoor resigns
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Local legislators outline law affecting Gary schools to the public
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Rose-Hulman students present Main Street design for downtown Vincennes
Began work on the design eight months ago and have focused, primarily, on pedestrian safety and widening the corridor to vehicles
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Ball State University to OK lowest tuition hike in 4 decades
Monday, May 8, 2017
Purdue expects more Hoosiers, minorities on campus
Monday, May 8, 2017
Shelby County industrial roundtable talks housing, work force
“I want the 28 and 29 year olds who are starting a family," CEO of Knauf Insulation says of new hires
Monday, May 8, 2017
Ball State researchers done with collaring Bloomington deer, now compiling data
Monday, May 8, 2017
Some Hoosiers seek energy policy amid solar battle
U of Indy students led by professor and former Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard devise an energy policy for the state
Monday, May 8, 2017
OPINION: Mixed bag as usual from Indiana legislature
Eye on the pie
Monday, May 8, 2017
Lawmaker who wanted state to takeover Muncie schools has two districts that are in red
Crawfordsville and Lebanon schools received same fiscal warnings
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Northwest Indiana schools sign up for free lead-in-water testing
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Connersville mayor: State of the city getting better
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Study shows income, education correlation
In 2014 five of the 10 Indiana counties with the highest income also were among the state’s 10 counties with the highest educational attainment level
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Cannelton Schools tax vote fails by three votes; Coffers to see $90,000 annual shortfall
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Knox County Development Corp. looking to expand its influence with local youth
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Holy Cross VP paints bleak future for college in emails mistakenly sent to students
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Holy Cross College told to produce plan to get out of financial hole
School faces annual budget shortfalls, need to borrow
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Cuts mulled after East Chicago schools referendum fails
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Past allegations against Kaplan prompt questions from Purdue faculty
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Pressure escalates to mint tech talent after giant job announcement
Shortage of available talent to fill the jobs has local companies, education officials and community leaders powwowing about ways to flood the tech pipeline
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Greenwood mayor leads push to turn downtown into residential, retail hub
“They want to be the Carmel of the south,” local tattoo parlor owner says of city officials
Friday, May 5, 2017
EDITORIAL: Michigan City lights way to Region development
Friday, May 5, 2017
EDITORIAL: School lunch liberation
Friday, May 5, 2017
Goshen College recognized as Indiana's first Bee Campus USA


Friday, May 5, 2017
Kokomo School Corporation to change GPA calculation, do away with valedictorians
Friday, May 5, 2017
Butler set to start work on $49 million School of Business building
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Professors at universities across Indiana oppose Purdue's Kaplan deal
Thursday, May 4, 2017
EDITORIAL: New law protects Indiana students' religious liberties
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Law shields Purdue's new online school from state open meetings, public records laws
Setting the stage was the state law Purdue wrote, local legislators inserted and Holcomb signed after it was inserted in omnibus budget bill
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
West Lafayette referendum passes with flying colors
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Governor signs bills on inclusionary zoning, solar energy
Also signed on Tuesday was a bill that prohibits colleges and universities in Indiana from declaring themselves sanctuary campuses
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Elkhart schools changes: $10 million requested now, $40 million total price tag
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Ivy Tech adds Anatomage tables for digital cadaver experience
Broad teaching tool helps students learn about the body
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
South Bend's Old Marquette School one of 'most endangered' places in Indiana
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Greater Clark schools wins petition-remonstrance process
 $22 million renovation project will move forward
Monday, May 1, 2017
Muncie Community Schools attacks state fact finder report, files appeal
Monday, May 1, 2017
Biomedical firm locating in Montgomery County
Monday, May 1, 2017
Expert: Indiana Tech's idea for Fort Wayne city park idea rare
But it's not unique; memorial an obstacle
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Muncie Community Schools faces prosecution if more audits defied
City of Terre Haute is another local government in the hole, State Board of Accounts examiner says
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Governor lauds Indiana aerospace, defense at industry symposium
Sunday, April 30, 2017
EDITORIAL: Legislature raised more issues than it addressed
Sunday, April 30, 2017
EDITORIAL: A budget for Indiana, a black eye for Hoosiers
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Business interests mostly pleased with 2017 Indiana legislative session
Some critics bemoaned that workforce development issues—which seemed like a big priority at the beginning of the session—didn’t get more play
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Purdue Day of Giving rakes in $28 million
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Questions start for Purdue's Kaplan deal
Mitch Daniels says historic deal to buy for-profit, online school prepares Purdue for 21st century. Faculty, others stew
Saturday, April 29, 2017
School prayer bill goes to Governor Holcomb for his signature
House Bill 1024 protects religious expression of student, proponents say
Saturday, April 29, 2017
State awards $87.5 million for Ball State
Friday, April 28, 2017
Holcomb approves laws for South Shore development, Gary schools takeover
NWIRDA to lead efforts to bring new residents, businesses to Lake, Porter, LaPorte and St. Joseph counties along South Shore rails
Friday, April 28, 2017
Enrollment down, Hagerstown schools could reduce teaching staff
Friday, April 28, 2017
Indiana State University President Bradley says it'll be time to step down in 2018
Nothing amiss, he says, just time to do other things
Friday, April 28, 2017
State budgets for IPFW realignment
Friday, April 28, 2017
Hoosiers will soon see benefits, costs of gasoline tax increase
Holcomb said he expects Indiana Department of Transportation to have a list of projects to prioritize with the new funding by June
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Purdue to acquire largely online Kaplan University
Daniels says venture allows school to serve more nontraditional students who are unlikely to attend a residential campus
Thursday, April 27, 2017
New regional initiatives aimed at guiding kids to STEM careers
Aligning curriculum with workforce needs for 11 counties in south central Indiana
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Governor approves new state budget that funds key NWI Region priorities
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Indiana conference looks at easing state's brain drain
College graduates sort through earnings and cost of living
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Plan Commission adopts students' vision for Shelbyville's future
Thursday, April 27, 2017
$8.8 million equine medical center opens in Shelbyville after 10-year effort
Joint venture with Shelbyville, Shelby County, Purdue University and Centaur Gaming
Thursday, April 27, 2017
EDITORIAL: Good news as Legislature ends session
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
EDITORIAL: School funding must be fair to rural districts
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Gov. Holcomb plans to sign bills on abortion, gun rights, school prayer
Most of the bills are milder and less controversial than some of the issues former Gov. Mike Pence took a stance on during his tenure as governor—
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
INDIANA IN-DEPTH: Done the work? Then accept the degree
'Reverse transfer' could exponentially grow state's two-year degrees
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Sports dollars add up to more than $40 million for Fort Wayne
City expects to see estimated 120,000 visitors at more than 70 tournaments in 2017
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Never built South Bend: What downtown could have looked like
From a canal to downtown shopping mall, projects that were proposed but never happened
Monday, April 24, 2017
Foundation explains feasibility study for three Wabash County school districts
Part of its initiatve to better the lives of entire community as a whole, executive director says
Monday, April 24, 2017
National group urges ratio of 250 students per counselor in grades K-12
For the 2014-15 school year, there was one counselor for every 634 students in public or charter schools, state DOE says
Monday, April 24, 2017
Millennials take action through community involvement, but politics doesn't rank high
Other data suggests many young people aren’t as attuned as other age groups to public affairs
Monday, April 24, 2017






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