IPFW http://wboi.org en 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