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American College of Sports Medicine to host Conference at Radisson Hotel

lakemichiganThe Midwest Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine will be hosting its 42nd annual meeting on Nov. 7 and 8 at Radisson Hotel Star Plaza. The chapter’s past president and chair of the 2014 planning committee, Michael Kushnick, Ph. D., stated that more than 450 attendees are expected to attend the meeting.

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IU Northwest Offers Bachelor of Applied Science Degree

rot1IU Northwest now offers a new degree program that will enable thousands of Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree holders to pursue a four-year Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) degree without losing the credits they have already earned. The program, which was approved by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education and is the first of its kind in Indiana, was established through a collaborative effort between the Indiana University regional campuses – IU Northwest, IU South Bend, IU Kokomo, IU East and IU Southeast.

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PNC American Sign Language Club Coffeehouse on Friday, November 21

PNCThe Purdue University North Central American Sign Language Club will host an ASL Coffeehouse on Friday, Nov. 21, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Uptown Café, 1400 E. Lincolnway, Valparaiso.

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Challenger Learning Center Plans November Second Saturday Event for November 8th

Challenger-Learning-CenterThe Challenger Learning Center of Northwest Indiana will be hosting its Second Saturday event on Saturday, Nov. 8 beginning at 3:00 p.m. The event offers attendees the opportunity to view a laser light show and a planetarium show.

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'Rise N' Shine' Now Open for Business at the Career Center

1studentnwi-pcctc-rise-n-shine-2014Rachel Meeks is's #1StudentNWI representative at the Porter County Career and Technical Center. This month, Rachel wrote a feature story on Rise 'N Shine, the newly opened convenient store operated by students on campus.

Do you think you have what it takes to start your own business and create a successful store that relies on the teamwork of 18 individuals? This past week, students from the Entrepreneurship Sports and Entertainment Marketing program taught by Mrs.Jennifer Gaulin at the Porter County Career and Technical Center, got a taste of opening their own business.

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Washington Twp Sensations Group is Hosting a Bake Sale and Used Book Sale

washington-township-logoThe Washington Twp 8th Grade Sensations Group is hosting a Bake Sale and Used Book Sale on Saturday Nov. 1, from 8-12 pm @ the Washington Twp. Elementary School outside the Dold Gym. All homemade goodies will be sold 2 for $1. There will be hundreds of gently used books for all ages to choose from. If you like Koontz, King or a Romance, we have it. Books also available for elementary, MS/HS Level and the cook in your family. Books will be priced at $.50 for Paperbacks, $1.00 for Hardbacks and $2.00 for Audio books. All proceeds from the sale will go back to help fund the WT Sensations Enrichment Program.

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Purdue Calumet Dean Heading Emerging Commercialization and Manufacturing Center

  Latif-NiazThe Dean of Purdue University Calumet’s College of Technology has assumed additional responsibilities as Executive Director of the university’s emerging Commercialization and Manufacturing Excellence Center.

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