Monthly Archives: October 2014

Punkin’ Chunkin’ event aims to ‘Smash Out Diabetes’

KOKOMO, Ind. — Halloween will soon be over and pumpkins everywhere are awaiting their fate. For some, the end will come when Project Access hosts its 5th Annual “Punkin’ Chunkin’ to Smash Out Diabetes” fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 15, between 11 a.m. … Continue reading

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Kokomo’s Community Garden celebrates 10-ton harvest

2014 harvest brings 12-year total to more than 93 tons of produce for organizations that serve the hungry KOKOMO, Ind. — Community Garden volunteers, donors and recipients celebrated the end of another garden season at Ivy Tech Community College recently … Continue reading

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Lou Ann Stroup named department chair of new Ivy Tech school

School of Computing and Informatics open in new downtown Kokomo home KOKOMO, Ind. — Veteran information technology manager and educator Lou Ann Stroup has been named department chair of Ivy Tech Community College’s new School of Computing and Informatics in … Continue reading

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Crystal Jones named chair of Practical Nursing at Ivy Tech Wabash

 New faculty member brings experience at Kokomo, Marion hospitals KOKOMO, Ind. – Crystal Jones has been named chair of the Practical Nursing program at Ivy Tech Community College’s Wabash Campus. Jones, a native of Martinsville, Ind., now living in Marion, … Continue reading

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‘Back to College Night’ for adults set at Kokomo-Howard County Public Library

Ivy Tech representatives will share information on enrollment, financing options KOKOMO, Ind. — Ivy Tech Community College Kokomo Region representatives will be on hand for a “Back to College Night” for adults from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 10, … Continue reading

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16th annual TechKNOWFest set for Nov. 15 at Ivy Tech Kokomo

Free family-focused event celebrates learning with fun activities KOKOMO, Ind. — Ivy Tech Community College Kokomo Region will hold its 16th annual TechKNOWFest and 5th annual Punkin’ Chunkin’ from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15. This year, for … Continue reading

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Rita Jackson endows second scholarship for Ivy Tech students

Donation announced at ‘Blue Jean Ball’ fundraiser sponsored by Peru site PERU, Ind. — Retired Ivy Tech Community College administrator Rita Jackson presented a check for $10,000 to Ivy Tech Foundation Saturday night to endow a new scholarship fund for … Continue reading

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