GARY | Students at Thea Bowman Leadership Academy joined millions of young people across the nation to become scientists for the day during the sixth annual 4-H National Youth Science Day.
HAMMOND | Centier Bank’s Hammond Community Advisory Panel, the Hammond INnovation Center and Creative Solutionz Inc. have partnered to present “Young Professionals of the 21st Century – Part 1” to Hammond students in grades 8 to 12 on Nov. 8. Held at the Hammond INnovation Center, the event …
Andrew Pieri’s academic career has enabled him to work in both the operating room and local pubs across the country.
Kennedy Pony’s persistence and determination recently earned the 15-year-old a summer internship usually reserved for college students.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. | The Purdue Research Foundation has launched a website called "Innovation and Entrepreneurship" that offers a how-to approach to help entrepreneurs, investors, collaborators and others find information about commercializing Purdue innovations.
INDIANAPOLIS | Former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels pledged to promote academic freedom, not stifle it, when he became president at Purdue University in January.
HAMMOND | Seventh- and eighth-grade students from Hammond Gavit Middle School recently visited Purdue University Calumet to explore engineering technology and engineering disciplines.
Need a job or a new career?
HAMMOND | To acquaint high school students with job and career opportunities in fields of engineering technology, Purdue University Calumet’s School of Technology is hosting a free summer workshop, Wednesdays, June 12 through July 31.
HAMMOND | South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority will offer a tour to region guidance counselors April 25 to share the opportunities in the hospitality and tourism industry. Guidance counselors will get an inside look at hospitality and tourism-related businesses and learn of the qual…
HAMMOND | Continuing its commitment to education, Hammond Hurricanes President and founder Willie D. White Jr. met with the NWI Building & Construction Trades Council recently to discuss career opportunities for student athletes.
For reasons both economically-driven and mission-oriented, collaborations seem to be a particularly "hot topic" lately for nonprofits. So I'd like to share the ongoing success that we, at Campagna Academy, have experienced in creating Ripples of Hope by pursuing collaborations with other non…
At 19, Broc Jackson is settling into a career usually reserved for older generations.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | The Illinois Tollway Authority is hosting a free 2012 Roadwork Ahead: Construction Careers Expo from 1 to 5 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Praire State College Business and Community Education Center, 202 S. Halsted St.
WHITING | Volunteers from the BP Whiting Refinery and employee group Women of Whiting gave a group of middle school students from Discoveries Unlimited a look inside the refinery and BP's multi-billion dollar modernization project this spring.
Valparaiso resident Sarah Jackson became a first-generation college graduate when she received her diploma in May.
HAMMOND | Gavit eighth-grader Charles Epps peppered college students with questions Thursday about the Baja race cars being constructed in their Purdue University Calumet mechanical engineering class.
Griffith resident Ryan Perryman found out he likes taking a peek at houses, so now he sells all types of buildings across Northwest Indiana.
It's the latest display of the breadth and strength of the economic recovery. The country has put together the most impressive three months of job growth since before the Great Recession.
Follow The Times
When you have an unresolved legal matter, you want a lawyer wh…
Custom Kitchens, Vanities, Bars, Entertainments, Wall units & Mantles with quality, reliability and affordability.
We take pride in putting Custom Cabinets within your reach. 2…
How long has it been since your Dryer Vents have been cleaned? Call Four Seasons - not just Chimneys! 219-942-6643
Call Four Seasons Chimney Sweeps today at 219-942-6643. We pro…
Stop in & get a great deal on gift certificates
$100 off a Snap-on Smile!
In Today's Paper
Should the new Porter County Council districts take effect in 2014 or after next year's elections?