Local sheet metal fabricator develops partnership with Ivy Tech Indianapolis to recruit skilled Machine Tool Technology employees

One of the biggest challenges an employer has is finding the right talent, especially in fields where a specific set of skills and expertise is needed. Ivy Tech Community College is bridging that gap by engaging with employers to ensure job placements meet workforce needs, which is precisely what David DeBruyn of Estes Design and … Continue reading Local sheet metal fabricator develops partnership with Ivy Tech Indianapolis to recruit skilled Machine Tool Technology employees

McDonald’s Restaurants of Indiana and Ivy Tech Community College Launch Statewide Alliance

McDonald’s restaurants and Ivy Tech Community College across Indiana today launched an alliance to make college more affordable and offer training for the future workforce that will be shared at more than 300 McDonald’s locations and 18 Ivy Tech campuses with 40 sites. Through McDonald’s Archways to Opportunity program, restaurant employees who work a minimum … Continue reading McDonald’s Restaurants of Indiana and Ivy Tech Community College Launch Statewide Alliance

Hamilton County Reporter publishes article celebrating six years in Noblesville

In a recent article from the Hamilton County Reporter, writer Fred Swift calls the Noblesville campus "one of the major community accomplishments of the decade."  Ivy Tech has had a presence in Hamilton County for six years, with several exciting things on the horizon for 2020. To learn more about the story, read the full … Continue reading Hamilton County Reporter publishes article celebrating six years in Noblesville

The World Food Championships to crown World Food Champion at Final Table event hosted by Ivy Tech's Culinary and Conference Center

The Ivy Tech Culinary and Conference Center, located on the downtown Indianapolis campus, will host the World Food Championships' (WFC) Final Table event in May 2020. Chefs and cooks from all over the world participate in this event to showcase their skills and open doors to television and other media opportunities in the industry. "We're … Continue reading The World Food Championships to crown World Food Champion at Final Table event hosted by Ivy Tech's Culinary and Conference Center

First responders can take advantage of free tuition through new Indiana Volunteer Firefighters scholarship program

The Indiana Volunteer Firefighter’s Association and Ivy Tech Community College have partnered to give volunteer first responders across Indiana the chance to earn a two-year degree, tuition-free with the Volunteer Firefighters Scholarship program. What first started as an idea from State Representative Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) turned into a new program to recruit and retain volunteer … Continue reading First responders can take advantage of free tuition through new Indiana Volunteer Firefighters scholarship program

Indy Achieves continues to provide Marion County residents with post secondary education opportunities

Ivy Tech President Sue Ellspermann, Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett and Ivy Tech Central Indiana Chancellor Kathleen Lee withIvy Tech Indy Achieves Completion Grant recipients. Efforts with Indy Achieves, the Marion County promise program initiated by Mayor Joe Hogsett, is going strong at Ivy Tech of Central Indiana for the Spring 2020 semester.  Indy Achieves funds … Continue reading Indy Achieves continues to provide Marion County residents with post secondary education opportunities

Fall 2019 commencement speaker accepted into TechPoint's Xtern program

Andrea Johnson is a member of IvyWorks-Indy Women in Tech and LiFT Scholars program at Ivy Tech and earned her associate of science degree in Informatics in December 2019. At the top of the year, her family announced they were moving to Georgia, so she saved up money by completing odd jobs, got an apartment … Continue reading Fall 2019 commencement speaker accepted into TechPoint's Xtern program

Ivy Tech making progress to a footprint in Hancock County

Dr. LaWanda Jobe, executive site director of Ivy Tech Lawrence, has been working with Greenfield/Hancock County regarding an MOU/agreement for a plan to have an Ivy Tech presence in Hancock County. "It is our intention to continue forming collaborative partnerships; creating an Ivy Tech footprint and presence through course offerings, workforce trainings, certifications and technical … Continue reading Ivy Tech making progress to a footprint in Hancock County

Avon location sees success with Wayne Adult Basic Education partnership

Ivy Tech Avon is seeing success with its partnership with Wayne Adult Basic Education. The two organizations teamed up in the fall of 2017, in which Ivy Tech Avon provides space for High School Equivalency (HSE) classes. "Since August 2017, we have seen 49 students enroll in the program with 16 having enrolled since August … Continue reading Avon location sees success with Wayne Adult Basic Education partnership