Successful SASE faculty members enjoy great professional development opportunity at Marengo Cave

Story by Erica BarrowProfessor of Earth Science and Faculty Council President On Saturday, February 1, thirteen adventurous Ivy Tech School of Arts, Sciences and Education (SASE) faculty members, representing a variety of teaching disciplines, completed an immersive Marengo Cave tour, all in the name of engaging professional development. During our 3.5-hour cave tour/crawl, we conquered … Continue reading Successful SASE faculty members enjoy great professional development opportunity at Marengo Cave

Students have exciting scholarship opportunity assisting the Indianapolis Zoo

Engineering students in the School of Advanced Manufacturing, Engineering and Applied Sciences are being encouraged to participate in an exciting scholarship opportunity with the Indianapolis Zoo for its Spring 2020 Animal Enrichment Challenge.  Ivy Tech has partnered with the zoo for this event sponsored by Autodesk where students will be tasked with using the Autodesk … Continue reading Students have exciting scholarship opportunity assisting the Indianapolis Zoo

Business Communication students visit the Indiana Statehouse

Four BUSN 216 business communication students and their professor Tamara Cooper had a successful visit to the Indiana Statehouse on Tuesday, February 4.  It was the first time the four had visited the Statehouse, where they had the opportunity to hear presentations from several state legislators regarding community initiatives. The students were also able to introduce … Continue reading Business Communication students visit the Indiana Statehouse

Ivy Tech at the 61st Annual World of Wheels Custom Car Show

On February 7-9, Ivy Tech Community College was once again the educational partner for the 61st Annual World of Wheels Custom Car Show, which took place at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. World of Wheels is the largest custom car shows in the central part of the United States that accommodates nearly 32,000 spectators each year. … Continue reading Ivy Tech at the 61st Annual World of Wheels Custom Car Show

Ivy Tech Early Resource Connections Center Hosts Thanksgiving for 27 Students

The Early Resource Connections Center was excited to provide all the fixins for a Thanksgiving feast to 27 Ivy Tech students on Monday, November 25 through the generosity of The Alhuda Foundation.  This Fishers based organization supports a large community of Muslims of many languages and experiences all praying side-by-side. This is the third year … Continue reading Ivy Tech Early Resource Connections Center Hosts Thanksgiving for 27 Students

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

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Month Success

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness month was a tremendous success at Ivy Tech Indianapolis, with more than 200 participants across all events that took place in November.  This event, hosted by a multi-office team (coordinated by Stephanie Williams), included a food insecurity documentary and discussion, a poverty simulation, an eviction documentary and discussion and a community symposium. These events were … Continue reading Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Month Success

Ivy Tech Central Indiana Hosts Community Symposium to Bring Awareness to Hunger and Homelessness

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – November is Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Month and according to Feeding America, Marion County’s rate of food insecurity is higher than the national average; while The Eviction Lab consistently ranks Indianapolis among the top 20 cities with housing instability. To bring greater awareness to these issues, Ivy Tech Community College of Central … Continue reading Ivy Tech Central Indiana Hosts Community Symposium to Bring Awareness to Hunger and Homelessness

Ivy Tech Hosts Successful Early Resource Connection Center Resource Fair

The Ivy Tech Community College Early Resource Connection Center held a Resource Fair on Tuesday, October 15. Over 40 community partners were represented at this event, promoting a wide range of services including, but not limited to: transportation, finances, employment, daycare, re-entry, healthcare, mental health, housing, utilities and educational services. The event was successful and … Continue reading Ivy Tech Hosts Successful Early Resource Connection Center Resource Fair