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IU Northwest hosting ‘Celebrating the Power of Women’ event on March 7, 2019


rot1Indiana University Northwest’s One Book…One Campus…One Community… reading initiative for 2018-19 has partnered with the Women’s and Gender Studies Program (WGS) to recognize International Women’s Day on Thursday, March 7 from 9 to 5 p.m., in the John W. Anderson Library Conference Center. The conference is free and open to the public.

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Registration for IU Northwest Lean Six Sigma Certification for Business Students, Local Professionals Now Open


rot1Registration is now open for Indiana University Northwest’s Lean Six Sigma (LSS) intermediate–level certification, known as the green belt designation. A coveted business education hallmark, LSS certification is open to the entire community; enrollees need not be IU Northwest students.

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IU Northwest will host IU Bicentennial Education Conference on March 29, 2019


rot1In collaboration with the Indiana University Office of the Bicentennial, IU Northwest will host the education conference, “Exploring Partnerships for the Future,” set for 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, March 29 in the Bruce W. Bergland Auditorium, located in the Savannah Center. The conference is free and open to the public.

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Pierce Middle School Students Win First and Second Place in MLK Essay Contest


Pierce-Middle-School-Students-Win-First-and-Second-Place-in-MLK-Essay-ContestRecently Pierce Middle School Students were given the opportunity to enter the 2019 Martin Luther King Jr. Essay Contest sponsored by the Northwest Indiana Ecumenical Committee. The contest required that students write an essay based on the following MLK quote: "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”

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Save A Life Tour Comes to Merrillville High School


Save-a-Life-Tour-at-Merrillville-High-School-2019The Save a Life Tour is a high-impact Safe Driving Awareness Program.  The tour has representatives that speak to students about the dangers of texting while driving and impaired driving.  Students at Merrillville High School were shown videos of real accidents and personal stories including the loss of loved ones.

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Bishop Noll Teacher Gets Best of Both Worlds Teaching Art, Science


Bishop-Noll-Teacher-Gets-Best-of-Both-Worlds-Teaching-Art-ScienceCombining art and science comes naturally to Bishop Noll Institute teacher Jennifer Gwiazda who has spent most of her life entrenched in both worlds.

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Bishop Noll Junior Visits Washington, D.C., With Other Young Leaders


Bishop-Noll-Junior-Visits-Washington-DC-With-Other-Young-Leaders-2019Bishop Noll Institute junior Anthony Pizana found himself while at a seminar more than 600 miles away from home.

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Crimson Wave Men's Basketball Makes a Splash With Historic Start to Season

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Colin Terrill, Sports Information Director at Calumet College of St. Joseph, had no idea what to expect out of the Crimson Wave Men’s Basketball Team at the start of the season. Most of last year’s roster had moved on, and their starting five are all new to the role. The talent was certainly there, but translating that to success is never easy.

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Bishop Noll Institute Senior Named San Damiano Scholar at Marian University


Bishop-Noll-Institute-Senior-Named-San-Damiano-Scholar-at-Marian-UniversityFor her inquisitive mind, openness to God and commitment to servant leadership, Bishop Noll senior Jalynn Edwards has been named a San Damiano Scholar at Marian University in Indianapolis.

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Purdue Northwest Alumna Fulfills Father’s Wish to Publish Children’s Christmas Book


PNW-Alumna-Fulfills-Fathers-Wish-to-Publish-Childrens-Christmas-Book_01 When Heather Zivkovich completed her academic journey at Purdue University Northwest (PNW) 12 years ago, she never could have guessed that someday she would publish a children’s Christmas book.

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Purdue Northwest Closes the Chapter on a Poetic 2018


Purdue-Northwest-Closes-the-Chapter-on-a-Poetic-2018Regarding new years, Nobel Prize winning poet T.S. Eliot was quoted saying, “To make an end is to make a beginning.”

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