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St. Francis partnering with second law school
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Local officials wary of graduation rules
State education chief hears concerns over proposed changes
Saturday, November 18, 2017
235-page state audit: Financial disarray plagues Gary school district
The school board was cited in the report for failing to meet "responsibilities to taxpayers"
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Vincennes University receives grant for mining program from U.S. Department of Labor
New, nearly 40,000-square-foot mining simulation center  debuted this summer in Fort Branch
Friday, November 17, 2017
Valparaiso University law school closing admissions, potentially looking for new home
Among the challenges facing the law school is that there are six in the Chicago metro market, all competing for the same students
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Purdue professor receives $5 million grant to help develop hybrid grain seeds
The second time the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given to the cause
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Greenfield Junior High School project promotes self-esteem
Thursday, November 16, 2017
THINKING GLOBALLY: IU ranked 7th in US for number of students studying abroad
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Only 14 Monroe County families sign up for state-funded pre-K program; 36 slots still open
Income and work requirements, transportation may be among factors limiting applications
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Financial distress: Paoli schools looking at budget woes which could lead to job losses
The numbers show that overspending has been occurring for 10 years in a row, interim superintendent says
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Sweeping changes coming for 5 South Bend schools and their 1,200 students
Plan calls for closures, new start times, grade shifts
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Blame abounds at Muncie Community Schools hearing on its financial plight
Superintendent, others take heat over finances
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Louisville doesn't place in latest unofficial Amazon HQ2 ranking; Indianapolis 34th
Perhaps the biggest roadblock for the city is its lack of skilled workers
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Jeffersonville-Louisville area not doing as well as experts hoped as job growth slows
Only sector showing noticeable appreciation in the metro area in 2017 is leisure and hospitality
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Wabash College, firm partner to promote construction careers
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Ivy Tech offers education, better jobs with apprenticeships
School offers opportunities for students to earn while they learn
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
OPINION: Time for more strategic thinking on education
Welding and truck driving are nice skills to have today, but these are the buggywhip making and TV repair jobs of 2030
Monday, November 13, 2017
Purdue has 4th largest number of international students among US public institutions
Monday, November 13, 2017
What's ahead after West Clark schools elects to divorce Silver Creek from the district?
Long, multi-step process lies ahead after last week’s vote
Monday, November 13, 2017
COMMENTARY: Student journalism likely to be back before General Assembly
Monday, November 13, 2017
Muncie vs. Gary schools: 10 state takeover facts
For now, MCS remains labeled by the state as merely a "fiscally impaired" district being assisted by a state-appointed emergency manager
Sunday, November 12, 2017
Researchers hope to increase hellbenders' population in Blue River watershed
Cleanliness, cool temperature and steep grade provides a compatible environment for odd-looking salamanders only found there

Sunday, November 12, 2017
Indiana University Northwest's human cadaver prosection program has been canceled
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Records show average of 14 percent of voters voted in Hammond, Hobart referendum vote
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Marion Design receives community foundation grant to finish city website
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Purdue-Kaplan: U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Illinois, swipes at Daniels
Claims students, taxpayers being ‘mislead’ by school president
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Pre-K programs could soon be multiplying in Wells County
Saturday, November 11, 2017
IU dean's letter that theater program is ending doctorate studies leaves students upset
Says graduates are competing for small number of positions
Saturday, November 11, 2017
West Clark School Board votes to have Silver Creek secede after referendum failure
Attorney: Process will take more than a year to complete
Saturday, November 11, 2017
IUPUI School of Education wants to graduate 'woke' teachers
The issues of race and social justice are interwoven throughout school's curriculum
Friday, November 10, 2017
Indiana University ends campus free-newspaper program
Friday, November 10, 2017
Author hoping to revive pride in Midwest
Jon Lauck: Strong regional voices aid democracy
Friday, November 10, 2017
Anderson extends small-business development agreement with Ball State University
Friday, November 10, 2017
New panel formed to discuss public projects in Vigo County
Group will begin work along lines suggested by local economists
Friday, November 10, 2017
Deborah Curtis to be next Indiana State University president
Full board confirmation expected next week of schools 12th head

Friday, November 10, 2017
State, Madison County economy growth is expected, IU and Anderson business schools say
“Employers are finding it more difficult to find employees," and low educational attainment remain major problems, forecasters say
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Gov. Eric Holcomb's agenda to focus on workforce
Governor details Next Level for 2018, stresses education, training
Thursday, November 9, 2017
COMMENTARY: Developers of Purdue's Innovation District get a do-over
Yeah, but what’s next for Purdue's $1.2 billion west campus? Possibly homes
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Voters lean toward accepting Hobart schools referendum questions
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Hammond voters appear to favor $110.6 million school capital improvement plans
To fund a 417,000-square-foot building replacing Hammond High School and construction projects at nearly all local public schools
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Nearly 70 percent vote against $95 million referendum for West Clark schools
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
'Doing nothing not an option:' West Clark schools voters reject $95 million referendum
Cutbacks, consolidation, disbandment possible for district after nearly 70 percent say no
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Indiana high school graduation proposal: College, career skills required
End-of-course tests would be eliminated
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Madison County debate mirrors state, national sentiments on school vouchers
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Voucher debate continues: School choice, standards, accountability all come into play
In 2016-17, $146 million in state funding went for private school tuition through the voucher program
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Ousting of student media director fuels IDS independence concerns
Facing a projected loss of $250,000 for fiscal year 2017, Johnson and other IU student media staff members decided to reduce print frequency beginning with the fall  semester.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
BSU replaces 'Education Redefined' tagline with 'We Fly'
Monday, November 6, 2017
Survey finds Indiana teachers want state to mandate students learn cursive writing
Just 20 percent of survey respondents said cursive writing currently is taught in their schools
Monday, November 6, 2017
Regional Cities projects to attract new residents, spur economic growth
Local leaders say it is paramount that they continue the cooperation across county lines that Regional Cities has fostered
Monday, November 6, 2017
Who should pay for crossing guards: Schools or cities?
Elkhart City Council kills funding for 22 employees
Monday, November 6, 2017
OPINION: Let children move where they will
Eye on the pie
Monday, November 6, 2017
COMMENTARY: Headlines today reflect woeful failings of civic education
Sunday, November 5, 2017
EDITORIAL: Desperate measures needed for Gary schools
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Transcripts, textbooks, trophies: Cleaning up lost items at vacant Gary schools
Dozens of closed schools still contain books, records and equipment
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Hammond voters to decide on new high school, budget referendums Tuesday
District seeking $110.6 million capital projects referendum over 20 years; plans to replace Hammond High School
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Fishing for a future: IU class studying former state fishing hatchery site in Avoca
600 have taken survey on recreation potential of site
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Why some Purdue students don't have easy access to birth control, STI testing
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Purdue-Kaplan: 300+ faculty petition against NewU deal, say it will hurt Purdue's name
President Mitch Daniels has pitched it as an innovative way to jumpstart Purdue’s lagging presence online
Saturday, November 4, 2017
New kind of classroom: Outdoor preschool allows children to get messy while they learn
The district is working to ensure that the preschool is designated a level 3 on the Paths to Quality scale
Friday, November 3, 2017
Community Foundation announces programs aimed at preschool access, opioid crisis
Organization’s assets have grown to $30.9 million
Friday, November 3, 2017
NCAA takes step toward widening alcohol sales at events
That would be good news for event organizers and host sites, which make a significant amount of money from alcohol sales at events
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Anderson University partners with businesses on cybersecurity lab
$1 million initiative offers 'cutting edge' learning
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Opposition to $95 million West Clark schools referendum won't send political email
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Evansville-Vanderburgh County district to install solar fields at 2 schools
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Caston schools superintendent Douglass outlines finances as it loses enrollment
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Roberson wants to fill Indiana House District 74 vacancy
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Mobile panic button app cuts down on response times in case of active shooter
‘We unfortunately need this,’ says Hancock County 911 director
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
$5 million gift establishes IU center to focus on international development
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Indiana University, city announce joint bike share program
Goal is to have one for every 100 residents
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
COMMENTARY: Sign of times? Players speak up, Valparaiso football coach loses job
An ill-timed tirade can end a tenure in a heartbeat
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
State OKs $3.2 million loan to Gary schools; district pledges 'significant reductions'
The latest in a string of state loans that have kept the school district of about 4,700 students afloat
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Hancock County officials launch panic button app in schools, county offices
Employees can call 9-1-1 to report their emergency while sending a notification about the incident to everyone in the building
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Glenn Close donates costume collection to IU
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
IU Bicentennial fund drive expands goal to $3 billion after raising $2 billion
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
COMMENTARY: What it took to get story was real news
Monday, October 30, 2017
COMMENTARY: Did Greater Lafayette get it right on quality of life?
Five years after a landmark study, those behind a quality of life/community of choice plan ask: How far has Greater Lafayette come?
Monday, October 30, 2017
South Bend Code School is growing
Monday, October 30, 2017
New Indiana high school graduation rules proposed
In latest draft, mandatory statewide test would be eliminated
Sunday, October 29, 2017
Manufacturing makes Midwest look good
Regional economists provide regional, state outlooks for 2018
Sunday, October 29, 2017
EDITORIAL: Spend tax dollars with wisdom, not in whimsy
Sunday, October 29, 2017
Gary emergency manager seeking another state loan for troubled school district
Friday, October 27, 2017
Superintendent says Muncie schools are more than just its financial crisis
Baule mentions U.S. News & World Report ranked Central High School 58th best school in Indiana this year
Friday, October 27, 2017
Clark County auditor, West Clark superintendent hash out referendum tax impact
District can decide how taxes are collected on annual basis
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Clark County schools to have on-site probation officers
Partnership with court, probation and schools starts next week
Thursday, October 26, 2017
IU athletic director's total pay package released
School denied previous information requests for how much Fred Glass was paid
Thursday, October 26, 2017
13 BSU fraternities go dry until February 2018 to focus on culture
Some social media posts suggested decision made because of a rise in alleged sexual assault cases in recent weeks
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Gary lawyer complains the state takeover of local schools creates open door violations
Contends violations hampering local consultation
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Notre Dame to receive $100 million gift from 1978 graduate and his wife
Gift is largest unrestricted donation in university's history
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Vincennes supports Pantheon Business Theater as a co-working space
Transforming the downtown theater into a small business incubator will take upwards of $2.4 million
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
STEM education program to be located in renovated Gary armory space
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Stinesville R-BB board votes to close school, OKs construction
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Hammond schools looks to voters to borrow $110 million for new construction
Monday, October 23, 2017
OPINION: Rustbelt was losing people long before it lost factory jobs
Long before manufacturing jobs started to ebb, urban public schools were already troubled
Monday, October 23, 2017
School district and its food service provider combat Fayette County child hunger
During the 2016-17 school year, about 345,000 breakfasts and 428,000 lunches served
Monday, October 23, 2017
OPINION: Preparing for the future
Eye on the pie
Monday, October 23, 2017
Business hatched in Notre Dame dorm sold for $27 million
Co-founder of Swyft Media returns to encourage entrepreneurship
Monday, October 23, 2017
Website connects Elkhart County volunteers to organizations
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Taylor University inaugurates Paul Lowell Haines as the 31st president
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Gary finds no substitute for licensed teachers
Under emergency manager Gary Schools Recovery LLC, district recruiting 18 to replace long-term substitute teachers
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Amy McCormack inaugurated as first female Calumet College president
Saturday, October 21, 2017






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