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Education

The Valparaiso High School Football Team Attends Private Screening of "When The Game Stands Tall"

The Valparaiso High School Football Team-2---2014-08-29 13 21 54On Thursday, August 28th, the team, coaches, and managers attended a private showing of the movie, When the Game Stands Tall, at the Valpo Cinemark.

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Documentary Screening at IU Northwest Sheds Light on Mass Incarceration in U.S.

rot1Indiana University Northwest’s One Book…One Campus…One Community reading initiative kicks into high gear Saturday, Oct. 4 with the screening of a highly anticipated documentary that will fuel the discussion of themes in the latest book selection for the 2014-15 academic year, The New Jim Crow, by Michelle Alexander.

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The St. Paul Link, August 28, 2014

st-paulHave a Buddy, Need a Buddy?
Last school year, third grader Regan Mroz brought a newspaper clipping to me about the bud-dy bench project that a boy named Christian Bucks began at his school. The article told how Christian’s school installed a buddy bench on their playground where students who needed a buddy to play with would sit and a fellow student would see them and ask them to come along and play. Regan and I agreed that it would be a great addition to our playground area. So at our annual Gala, our One Cause auction item was to ask for donations towards a buddy bench and some other playground improvements. We were blessed with a great response which allowed for the purchase and installation of a buddy bench, two new pieces of play-ground equipment and some repairs to the playground tiles.

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Jenn Lim to Open 2014 Season of the Purdue North Central Sinai Forum

Jenn LimThe Purdue North Central Sinai Forum opens the 61st season on Sunday, Sept. 7 with Jenn Lim, CEO and chief happiness officer at Delivering Happiness. Lim was instrumental in creating the culture described in the best-selling book, “Delivering Happiness” by Tony Hsieh of Zappos Shoes. The book has sold over 550,000 copies and been translated into 20 languages.

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PNC Microsoft Excel 2013 Intermediate and Advanced Users Workshop

PNCThe Purdue University North Central Office of Graduate and Extended Learning and Department of Computer and Information Technology will offer a non-credit workshop series for intermediate and advanced users of Microsoft Office’s Excel 2013 software.

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Valparaiso University President Joins Fraternity in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

VU-ice-2The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has raised millions of dollars for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in just a few weeks of popularity and continues to grow in momentum nationwide.

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Purdue North Central Welcomes New Faculty Members

PNCPurdue University North Central welcomes new full-time faculty members for the 2014 – 2015 academic year. They are:

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