IPFW http://wboi.org en Study Says Indiana University, Not Purdue, Should Run IPFW http://wboi.org/post/study-says-indiana-university-not-purdue-should-run-ipfw <p>A new study from the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership is recommending significant changes for IPFW, including switching the university's governing body.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span><a href="http://www.neindiana.com/docs/21st-century-talent/ipfw-roles-and-governance-study.pdf?sfvrsn=2" style="line-height: 1.5;">IPFW Roles and Governance Study</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;used focus groups, interviews with business leaders, and historical data to come up with five recommendations for change.</span></p> Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:19:30 +0000 Sean Bueter 34581 at http://wboi.org Study Says Indiana University, Not Purdue, Should Run IPFW WBOI Presents: "A Crash Course on the Crisis in Crimea" http://wboi.org/post/wboi-presents-crash-course-crisis-crimea <p></p><p>As tensions continue to rise in Ukraine, the world is now turning its attention to the country’s southern region.</p><p>But why is the Crimean Peninsula so interesting to Russian President Vladimir Putin? And where do other world powers fit into the equation?</p><p>On this edition of&nbsp;WBOI Presents, we’ll go beyond the headlines with a panel discussion examining the history of Crimea and the politics at play.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:32:46 +0000 Sean Bueter 27364 at http://wboi.org WBOI Presents: "A Crash Course on the Crisis in Crimea" Lawmakers Explore More Autonomy for IPFW http://wboi.org/post/lawmakers-explore-more-autonomy-ipfw <p>State lawmakers say the legislature could give Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne more autonomy and flexibility in funding and degree offerings.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A legislative study committee was tasked this year with investigating the governance structure of the state’s regional university campuses.&nbsp; And though its initial focus was broad, the committee has narrowed in on one location – </span>IPFW<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the state’s fifth largest college campus.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 15:02:34 +0000 Brandon Smith 21889 at http://wboi.org Lawmakers Explore More Autonomy for IPFW Fort Wayne outpaces nation in job growth http://wboi.org/post/fort-wayne-outpaces-nation-job-growth <p>A new economic report shows Fort Wayne is among the few areas of the country to outpace the national job growth rate.</p><p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 19:55:50 +0000 Sean Bueter 5185 at http://wboi.org Fort Wayne outpaces nation in job growth