Showing: 1-20 of 57

Ivy Tech Community College Of Indiana

Ivy Tech receives $2.5 mil federal grant for new computing school

Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana is launching a new School of Computing and Informatics this fall with the help of a $2.5 million grant aimed at providing training for in-demand jobs.

September 29, 2014 6:45 pm
Educators push college completion

Educators push college completion

A number of initiatives have been put in place to make college completion a reality, inline with the goal of the Indiana Commission for Higher Education that 60 percent of Hoosiers obtain credentials or degrees beyond high school by 2025.

September 19, 2014 7:44 am Photos

Photos

Colleges work to meet demand for online study

Colleges work to meet demand for online study

As student demand for online courses and degrees continues to grow, local schools are working hard to recruit students.

September 19, 2014 7:44 am
Financial aid helps students get ahead

Financial aid helps students get ahead

With concern about rising student debt and shrinking job prospects post graduation, many local colleges are working hard to show students the value of a good education.

September 19, 2014 7:44 am
Partnership graduates first class of certified production technicians

Partnership graduates first class of certified production technicians

PORTAGE | Belinda Holbrook called the Certified Production Technician program from which she and seven others graduated Monday a "blessing."

September 08, 2014 6:45 pm

EDITORIAL: Declining steel numbers are stark reminder of need for new economic path

The numbers show a staggering decline, especially for longtime region residents who remember when steel was king in Northwest Indiana.

July 29, 2014 12:00 am

Information session scheduled for Certified Production Technician Program

PORTAGE | A free information session has been scheduled for anyone interested in learning about the Certified Production Technician Program.

April 18, 2014 10:14 am
Valpo extends V-Line route study time limit

Valpo extends V-Line route study time limit

VALPARAISO | The V-Line route study is going to take a little longer than originally planned, but that means the extra hours of service on the Purple and the Brown routes will continue for at least another six months.

April 02, 2014 5:25 pm
GUEST COMMENTARY: Encouraging Innovation in Northwest Indiana

GUEST COMMENTARY: Encouraging Innovation in Northwest Indiana

Hardly an hour passes in our time that the word innovation is not mentioned — in domestic and international news, commercials, Internet and publications. With good reason, as most people now see the power of creating new innovations in their companies, institutions and organizations. Innovat…

March 30, 2014 12:00 am
Ivy Tech Chancellor Thomas G. Coley building Hoosiers’ lives and livelihoods

Ivy Tech Chancellor Thomas G. Coley building Hoosiers’ lives and livelihoods

Ivy Tech Chancellor Thomas G. Coley’s vision for could not be any more certain or his mission more clear. Ivy Tech gives students the skills and training necessary to get a not only a job, but a career path. Every program at Ivy Tech, Dr. Coley explains, is directed towards achieving an affo…

March 09, 2014 11:00 am
Video challenge sets sights on inspiring young innovators

Video challenge sets sights on inspiring young innovators

GARY | A short video challenge for high school students has no less a lofty goal than inspiring the next Thomas Edison or Steve Jobs. 

February 06, 2014 4:00 pm Photos

Photos

Advancing Manufacturing program to expand to Portage

PORTAGE | Manufacturers looking for employees here could have an easier time next year thanks to the expansion of a program initially introduced in Lafayette.

December 04, 2013 1:13 pm

GUEST COMMENTARY: Educational attainment is key for region, individuals

One of the central factors to developing and sustaining a valued quality of life in the Northwest region is educational attainment— the rate or proportionate growth in the number of our citizens who graduate from high school and acquire some postsecondary education or training. One Region 20…

September 01, 2013 12:00 am Related

Related

PUC, Ivy Tech form new agreement for engineering students

HAMMOND | Engineering students enrolled at Ivy Tech Community College will benefit from an articulation agreement between Ivy Tech and Purdue University Calumet that could allow them to earn a bachelor degree in engineering.

July 18, 2013 1:44 pm

EDITORIAL: IUN, Ivy Tech provide example of shared government, fiscal responsibility

Years ago, a good government study funded by Northwest Indiana industry recommended a number of innovative approaches to shared government services. The study implored separate levels of government and communities in Lake County to work together, share and consolidate various services for co…

July 15, 2013 12:00 am
Program putting East Chicagoans to work

Program putting East Chicagoans to work

EAST CHICAGO | Sherrette Pearson cared for developmentally disabled patients for more than a decade, but didn't have the proper certification to continue to work as a nursing assistant when she came to Northwest Indiana to be closer to family.

July 12, 2013 2:35 pm Photos

Photos

Community fair will highlight job training

About a dozen East Chicago residents are starting new careers as nursing assistants or semi-truck drivers, as a result of the Holistic Community Coalition's workforce development program.

July 09, 2013 4:15 pm
Gary seeks investors for redevelopment projects

Gary seeks investors for redevelopment projects

Imagine a new bank branch and apartments in a downtown Gary high-rise, or a row of new restaurants outside Indiana University Northwest.

June 25, 2013 3:38 pm Photos

Photos

JOHN DAVIES: ‘S-in-motion’ is pioneering innovation

JOHN DAVIES: ‘S-in-motion’ is pioneering innovation

Innovation technology? Yes! Rust belt industry? No!

June 09, 2013 12:00 am

Center Township to choose from six for Valpo School Board

VALPARAISO | Two former assistant principals at Valparaiso High School are among the six-pack of candidates seeking to be appointed to the school board position now held by Mark Maassel.

June 04, 2013 11:45 am
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Latest Local Offers

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Should Lake County ask the attorney general's office to mediate in the E-911 consolidation dispute?

View Results