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Wabash Valley still lagging slightly in job numbers
Area has a tremendous demand for skilled workers — such as machinists, welders and electricians, says EDC head
Thursday, July 27, 2017
LaPorte Mayor Blair Milo to resign after being appointed to new state job
Duties will include collaborating with companies, industries, trade groups, universities and public entities to identify employment needs and training opportunities for Indiana workers to secure high-demand, high-wage positions
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Muncie Community Schools hires 40 teachers week before 2017-18 year starts
According to Muncie Teachers Association President Pat Kennedy, 140 of the 408 teachers at MCS quit or retired in 2016-17
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Bloomington spring commencement costs nearly topped $1 million for IU
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Indianapolis to offer $1,000 each to displaced Carrier workers, future employers
Money can be used to reimburse expenses related to transportation, childcare, utility bills, tools, and new work equipment
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Two Huntington elementary schools closing due to declining enrollment
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Purdue and WestGate 'forge a new path'
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Keeping students from changing districts a summer task for South Bend area schools
Frequent moves can hurt a student's academic performance, and a loss of students also has a financial impact on school systems
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
A Different Course: Scholarship program supports non-traditional students
Hancock County Community Foundation hopes to provide them with funding whenever they need it
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
COMMENTARY: Journalism without trust
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Delawaare County's Bell Aquaculture sold for $14 million
Monday, July 24, 2017
Marine biology trip creates fun learning opportunity, memories for Elkhart students
Sunday, July 23, 2017
Officials hope new 15-year comprehensive plan will take Kokomo in right direction
To "create a genuine, urbanized, and unique identity for Downtown Kokomo that attracts visitors and residents with walkability, density, and diversity”
Sunday, July 23, 2017
Hoosier women in STEM pushing forward
They say Indiana, women should encourage exploration of tech fields
Sunday, July 23, 2017
Syracuse native develops honey bee drone
She designed the drone to mimic a bee transferring pollen from one plant to another
Sunday, July 23, 2017
EDITORIAL: Garnish needed to entice new residents for Northwest Indiana
Saturday, July 22, 2017
BSU OKs plan for $140 million dorm/dining project, replacing Lafollette Complex
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Two programs in 11 counties each getting up to $150,000
"Workforce is clearly the Achilles heel for this region — the Ready Schools Initiative is a concerted effort, informed by industry and education, to begin addressing this issue," ROI CEO says
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Greater Lafayette key to attracting aerospace industry to Indiana
In 2016 Indiana was ranked as the sixth most attractive state for aerospace companies
Friday, July 21, 2017
IU: 54 cases allege sexual misconduct by employees
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis had the largest number of sexual misconduct reports among IU campuses with 23
Friday, July 21, 2017
FBI raids Terre Haute wastewater treatment plant
Mayor Bennett: Probe seems to involve one target
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Indiana Department of Education begins search for ILEARN administrator
Many local educators are both hopeful and apprehensive regarding final design of new tests
Thursday, July 20, 2017
University of Evansville to soon offer test-optional admissions
“In short, we are looking for those students with grit – and standardized test scores simply don’t capture that dimension of a prospective student’s potential for success"
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
INVin, Purdue pitch Pantheon Business Theater in downtown Vincennes
At least $2 million in tax dollars needed to get co-working space project off the ground
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
EDITORIAL: Relative value of work is difficult to quantify
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
STACKING OF THE GREENS: Ivy Tech to partner on vertical farm in South Bend
State-of-the-art, $3 million to $4 million facility will be utilized for workforce training so that students better understand future opportunities in farming
Monday, July 17, 2017
Notre Dame sets new record for research money: Nearly double from 10 years ago
Monday, July 17, 2017
Careers of NOTE: AU camp teaches high schoolers about music business
Sunday, July 16, 2017
Demeaning students' accomplishments: Public school superintendents upset by new federal law
“This has the potential to just absolutely destroy graduation rates in the state of Indiana”
Saturday, July 15, 2017
IU athletics employees among highest paid at university in 2017-18
Coaches and top administrators often make much more than their base salaries because of performance incentives and other bonuses
Friday, July 14, 2017
New DeKalb County Community Orchestra keeps growing after start two years ago
Friday, July 14, 2017
Purdue donors dished out a record $351.9 million in fiscal year ending June 2017
Thursday, July 13, 2017
IU South Bend's showcase of sustainability features urban beekeeping
Part of the reason bees are so important for sustainability is their ability to pollinate plants
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Ball State study finds nearly 1 in 2 American jobs at risk of automation
Report says policymakers are unprepared to mitigate the future problems
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Lilly Endowment giving IU medical school $25 millio to fund life sciences initiatives
It is designed to attract top scientists to Indiana
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Indiana Department of Education seeks feedback on No Child Left Behind replacement
After the feedback period ends, the plan will be submitted to the governor by Aug. 15
Monday, July 10, 2017
Construction zone: Reshaping the Indiana State University campus
Nearly $130 million in projects currently underway
Sunday, July 9, 2017
Randolph County woods donated 100 years ago has trees 300-400 years old
Old growth forest, national landmark, reaches 100th year of study
Saturday, July 8, 2017
COMMENTARY: Luke Kenley, man behind the budgets, retires from Indiana Senate
Saturday, July 8, 2017
Eli Lilly is giving $52 million to Purdue for pharmaceutical research
The partnership is the most recent in a series of comprehensive collaborations between the university and private companies
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Vigo County School Corp. puts new limits on allowable foods for students
Revised rules affect bake sales, classroom celebrations
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Study: Immigrants play big part in Hoosier economy
Shows that the state has depended on immigrants to drive economic and population growth since 2000
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Taylor University takes down wind turbines because of cost of repairs
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Carmel resident's cooking school for kids keeps growing
Drewry credits popular TV cooking shows for the growth in her business and the overall industry
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
COMMENTARY: Investing in the future: New Indiana laws that help our kids
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Indiana agricultural jobs don't attract enough STEM college graduates
Roughly 40 percent of available agriculture jobs unfilled each year
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
University of Evansville President Thomas Kazee leaving post after eight years in 2018
Monday, July 3, 2017
OPINION: The wisdom of long-run thinking
To grow, Hoosier cities must focus, for a very long time, on the fundamental elements of local government: good schools, livable neighborhoods, safe and well-maintained streets
Monday, July 3, 2017
OPINION: Put our money to work for the U.S
Eye on the pie
Monday, July 3, 2017
Illinois' higher education woes benefit Indiana State University
Admissions from the adjacent state are up 50 percent from this time a year ago
Sunday, July 2, 2017
Lilly Endowment awards Rose-Hulman $946,000 grant to help Indiana schools
Sunday, July 2, 2017
Nearly 90 Muncie teachers have quit since the start of school last year, association says
Friday, June 30, 2017
Tippecanoe School Corp. scrambles to keep up with rapid growth
More than 13,300 students attend 19 schools in the district, 2,000 more than 10 years ago
Friday, June 30, 2017
Rebecca Stoltzfus appointed Goshen College 18th president
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Knox County students get their introduction to CEO Program
“Excellence is the only thing we will accept," facilitator tells students and sponsors
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Vincennes University approves two-year, $324 million spending plan
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Southern Indiana professionals talk young talent acquisition, retention
"The companies that are having the most success with retention... are investing more time in guiding their employees to career pathways"
Wednesday, June 28, 2017






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