Indiana Economic Digest | Indiana
Advanced Search

• Most Recent




home : most recent : education September 23, 2017 


Huntington University enrollment up for 2017, fourth year in row for more
Friday, September 22, 2017
Indiana manufacturers want stronger emphasis from legislators on filling jobs
Want state's workforce development policy realigned to notably match education with manufacturing
Friday, September 22, 2017
Without federal waiver, 275 state high schools could see graduation rates drop
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Goshen named Indiana Chamber Community of the Year
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
COMMENTARY: Faculty fight against 'fascists' gets start at Purdue
National network formed to back universities targeted by far-right groups got its start at school after white supremacists fliers found on campus
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Few in number, male teachers play big role
Only about 19 percent of elementary teachers in the U.S. were men in 2015
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
USI total enrollment continues to grow in fall 2017
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Goshen College enrollment up 16 percent
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Emergency manager discovers Gary school district finances in 'total disarray'
Monday, September 18, 2017
OPINION: The lessons of Amazon and Indianapolis
Big deals tend to cause otherwise sober politicians to act like drunken sailors
Monday, September 18, 2017
Teachers must repay Muncie Community Schools $700,000 for health insurance
Monday, September 18, 2017
White supremacist group boasts about poster campaign at Purdue
"There is zero evidence that any member of the Purdue community is involved in these leaflets...," President Daniels says
Monday, September 18, 2017
OPINION: Amazon's amazing indecent proposal
Eye on the pie
Monday, September 18, 2017
ISTEP scores not great; School officials now pay little attention to test scores
'And when [state officials] stop moving the target, then we'll start paying attention again,' says South Knox superintendent
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Seymour police use unusual mode of travel to catch offenders - school buses
Indiana Criminal Justice Institute is funding the initiative with federal funds that pay overtime to officers involved in program
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Number of homeless students rises in northern Indiana
Friday, September 15, 2017
Notre Dame making switch to require students to live on campus three years
Change is designed to strengthen residential communities, according to university
Friday, September 15, 2017
University of Saint Francis tunes up a new venture in Fort Wayne
The music business has changed radically in the last few decades as a result of the internet and other new technologies
Friday, September 15, 2017
Coaches weigh in on initiative to 'transform' youth sports
There is a fine line between instilling in players a competitive drive and winning at all costs
Friday, September 15, 2017
COMMENTARY: Long-range, community-wide plan would help Terre Haute's present, future
Without that, it’s hard to imagine all the different, well-intentioned projects falling randomly into place instead of bumping each other out of the way
Friday, September 15, 2017
Ball State president hears from Muncie residents
Getting Muncie students to attend Ball State — and getting Ball State students to connect with and perhaps remain in Muncie — was a recurring theme during the hour-plus discussio
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Muncie schools fires bus routing consultant involved in transportation fiasco
Thursday, September 14, 2017
State chamber chief addresses Indiana workforce challenges
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Howard County United Way's annual campaign to focus on kindergarten readiness
This year, instead of announcing a dollar amount they aim to raise, the organization is focusing on its 75 in 5 goal
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Rising enrollment: IU Kokomo 'becoming more of a destination of choice'
Thursday, September 14, 2017
Holcomb: Indiana signs economic development agreement with Japan
“Japanese companies are willing and wanting to hire more Hoosiers," he says, and there are 100,000 jobs open
Thursday, September 14, 2017
National Science Foundation grants Purdue $20 milllion for shale gas research
This process will use fewer carbon emissions and will boost the U.S. economy, says professor
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
IU statewide enrollment down slightly from a 2016
Down this fall at all campuses except in Kokomo, where it's up 2.3 percent
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
IU student broadcasters, alumni hope WIUX won't lose its unique appeal
After more than 40 years in free-standing house, moving to university's Media School
Sunday, September 10, 2017
EDITORIAL: Learning the lessons of history
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Indiana's replacement for No Child Left Behind awaits governor's signature
Only 17 states have submitted plans so far; U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has approved eight
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Auxilio has yet to fulfill Monroe County school bus contract
Saturday, September 9, 2017
School, officials restrict flag displays at Lapel High School
Two incidents prompt ban on Confederate imagery
Saturday, September 9, 2017
State Superintendent McCormick: Change in graduation formula on the way
Could result in a drop for some districts from a rate of 90 percent to 70 percent
Saturday, September 9, 2017
IPFW enrollment swings explained
Friday, September 8, 2017
Into the woods: Group to offer training on tackling woodland invasive plants
Focusing on winter creeper, Asian bush honeysuckle, Japanese honeysuckle and Tree of Heaven
Friday, September 8, 2017
Immigrant students in South Bend greet Trump decision with dismay and resolve
Local residents react to immigration decision
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Legislature may consider if it is time to lower Indiana's compulsory school age?
Kids now must be in school by age 7; could be lowered to 6
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Most Purdue liberal arts students will now be able to earn a degree in three years
The university estimates resident students will be able to save more than $9,000 with the program
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Automation proves to be mixed blessing for today's workers
“The No. 1 reason people get laid off in my company is stagnation … If you aren’t learning outside your current position, you won’t be there long”
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
COMMENTARY: Don't be your kid's 'helicopter parent
Monday, September 4, 2017
IU creates centralized office on sexual violence
Saturday, September 2, 2017
Local superintendents dismiss BSU study calling for consolidation of small districts
They say one size doesn't fit all in education
Saturday, September 2, 2017
After St. Joseph College's liquidation: Where are they now?
After 125 years as a liberal arts college, liquidation sale signs line the entrance to campus
Saturday, September 2, 2017
Notre Dame president urges Trump to keep 'dreamers' program for immigrants
DACA grants deportation relief and access to work permits to approximately 788,000 undocumented immigrants brought to this country at a young age
Saturday, September 2, 2017
Notre Dame receives $15 million gift for campus recreation facility
Saturday, September 2, 2017
Applied Research Institute to fund microelectronics as first project
Will connect researchers to state laboratories, equipment and research facilities across the state
Friday, September 1, 2017
Help wanted: Construction employers struggle to find qualified workers
"We're getting daily, weekly calls from construction companies looking to hire"
Friday, September 1, 2017
Purdue taps Boiler Gold, its first signature beer
Partnership with People’s Brewing in Lafayette delivers Boiler Gold American Golden Ale, coming to a football game and a research facility near you
Thursday, August 31, 2017
IU's Thomas Hart Benton mural with KKK image being challenged again
“Our belief has been that students gain the most if they are well informed about the murals,” say IU spokesman
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Ball State enrollment sets record high for fall 2017 at 22,513
Freshman class also set records for under-represented populations (20 percent) and out-of-state students (18.6 percent)
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
First Amendment lawsuits vs. Muncie Community Schools settled
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Indiana State's graduation rate up 9 percent in three years
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Growing Sycamores: Numbers on the rise for Indiana State
University says it has 13,771 students, a 1.5 percent increase
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
OPINION: To afford small schools, merge small school corporations
Study paints a clear picture of the effect of inefficiently sized school corporations on student performance
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Southeastern School Corp. changing name to Lewis Cass Schools
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
ArcelorMittal helps fund Great Lakes ecology programs
Monday, August 28, 2017
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology buying more than 1,100 acres from Hulmans
'This is a game-changer,' says school president
Monday, August 28, 2017
Purdue's campus housing is maxed out. So what happens now?
Sunday, August 27, 2017
Summer interns learn about mechanical engineering at Jasper Engines & Transmissions
Over four years, 27 interns have graduated from the program and four have returned to work full-time for the company
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Purdue Polytechnic dedicates $14 million Anderson facility
Touts it as 'a step into the future'
Saturday, August 26, 2017






Editor, John C. DePrez Jr.; Executive Editor, Carol Rogers; Publishers: IBRC and IAR


Software © 1998-2017 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved