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We’re Having the Wrong Conversations About Safety
Every time there’s a shooting at a school or a workplace, the arguments begin. We need more police officers stationed in the buildings. We need to arm teachers or encourage employees to carry handguns. We should invest in smokescreen systems or bulletproof partitions. Everyone should hide from the shooter. Everyone should run from the shooter. Everyone should confront the shooter. It’s healthy that we’re discussing safety, but unfortunately, we’re talking...
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Forbes Ranks Top Colleges; 3 Indiana Schools Make the Cut
Forbes released its 12th annual ranking of America’s Top Colleges based on direct benefits a university or college provides its students. Several Indiana universities made the list in some “sub-categories”, like Grateful Graduates Index, but the University of Notre Dame was the only school in the state to break the top 20 overall rankings.
Butler Unveils New Building for Lacy School
The president of Butler University says the new building for the Lacy School of Business will create better engagement for students and faculty. The university unveiled the building Wednesday on the Indianapolis campus. James Danko says the new facility adds five times the classroom space and square footage for the school, which previously didn't have enough space for half of its classes. In an interview with Inside INdiana Business Reporter Mary-Rachel Redman, Danko called...
Indy Airport to Showcase Indianapolis-Based Artists
Indianapolis International Airport will showcase three Indianapolis-area artists with two new, semi-permanent art installations. The murals were selected from a pool of 200 artworks from 70 artists submitted via an open call. A panel of local arts experts and IAA representatives has selected Jen Broemel and H. Ward Miles to exhibit their works as murals through December 2020.
New Class For Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame
The Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame has announced the 2019 men's induction class. The 58th class will be honored in March. The inductees are: Ken Barlow, Orville Bose, Bill Butcher, Ed Butler, Sam Chase, Dan Dimich, Mack Gadis, Jerry Hoover, Chet Kammerer, Willie McCarter, Wayne Pack, Bob Smock, John Grimes and Clyde "Cog" Grater.
Portillo's to Open Fort Wayne Location
Portillo's Restaurant has announced it will open a new 7,800-square-foot restaurant in Fort Wayne. The location will be near the Glenbrook Square Mall and is slated to open in late 2019.