Vigo County Schools names new superintendent

The board of trustees for the Vigo County School Corp. on Thursday named Chris Himsel as the district's next superintendent. Himsel previously served in the same role at Northwest Allen County Schools and the Kokomo School Corp.... Read More

Ivy Tech, YMCA partner on childcare for students

Ivy Tech Community College and the YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne will next month open a new YMCA Child Watch Site on the college's Coliseum Campus. Ivy Tech said the newly-renovated space will be available exclusively for children of students.... Read More

Purdue brings continued impact to Indy 500

From the Purdue All-American Marching Band to the technology that fuels the race cars on the track, the Purdue presence at the Speedway is very big. "Purdue is part of the fabric of the Indianapolis 500," said Jay Gephart, director of bands at Purdue.... Read More

Duke Energy awards workforce development grants

The Duke Energy Foundation is awarding more than $300,000 in grants to more than a dozen organizations throughout the state. The foundation said the funding will support continued efforts to provide job search, education and specialized training opportunities.... Read More

USI appoints new dean of Pott College

The University of Southern Indiana announced this week that Dr. Shelly Blunt has been appointed to the position of dean of the Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education. Blunt has served as interim dean since January.... Read More