University of Saint Francis http://wboi.org en Fort Wayne's Jesters Spin a "Horse Tale" on the USF Stage http://wboi.org/post/fort-waynes-jesters-spin-horse-tale-usf-stage <p>The Jesters performing group is itself a unique story in Fort Wayne's theater community.</p><p>Formed more than thirty years ago and sponsored by the University of Saint Francis, the Jesters is comprised of people with&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">mild to severe disabilities with a wide variety of generations represented, with the goal of enhancing each member's quality of life.</span></p><p>Each spring, the group presents an original, multi-media performance.</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 21:52:08 +0000 Julia Meek 27424 at http://wboi.org Fort Wayne's Jesters Spin a "Horse Tale" on the USF Stage Mayor Henry Proposes $3 Million Investment in USF Downtown Campus http://wboi.org/post/mayor-henry-proposes-3-million-investment-usf-downtown-campus <p>Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry announced a proposal today to help renovate the University of Saint Francis’ downtown campus.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The proposal would be paid for with the City’s Legacy Funds.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Henry says Fort Wayne is a center of education, and the city should capitalize on that benefit. He says "a lot of people don't realize that we have truly a college town. We have over 30,000 college students in this city."</span></p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 22:54:39 +0000 Virginia Alvino 25223 at http://wboi.org Mayor Henry Proposes $3 Million Investment in USF Downtown Campus