T.J. Holsen, second from left, from the Lake Area United Way, speaks Friday morning during a meeting of the Leadership Northwest Indiana participants in the Harre Union on Valparaiso University's campus.
Leadership Northwest Indiana participants meet Friday in the Harre Union on Valparaiso University's campus.
Jena Bellezza, center, Marketing and Community Relations director of Indiana Parenting Institute speaks to other participants in the Leadership Northwest Indiana class Friday at the Harre Union on Valparaiso University's campus.
Heidelberg University freshman Christy Anzur was appointed in September to the Dean’s Student Advisory Board by Dean Haseeb Ahmed, recognizing her academic success.
Cori Reynolds, 17, will follow in her parents' footsteps when she begins studying education at Lewis University in Romeoville, Ill.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence blamed Barack Obama for the federal government shutdown Friday, saying the Democratic president should give in to some of the House Republicans' demands.
“Some people think they are in community, but they are only in proximity. True community requires commitment and openness. It is a willingness to extend yourself to encounter and know the other.”
CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community Foundation hosted its first Women Advancing Women Workshop last month.
Adam Cooper envisions a time when he starts his own business or assumes a strong leadership role with an established firm that positively impacts society.
CROWN POINT | In an effort to help women develop leadership skills they can use to improve the quality of life in their families and communities, the Crown Point Community Foundation is hosting a two-part workshop, “Women Advancing Women.”
“A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved. A leader inspires the power and energy to get it done.”
HAMMOND | A Purdue University Calumet international student from Saudi Arabia received the university’s Student Activities Outstanding Student Leader Award at the recent Campus Life Awards Banquet.
INDIANAPOLIS | They started from the bottom, but on Tuesday the 12 members of the Thea Bowman Academy boys basketball team were honored by the top political leaders in the state.
The South Shore Leadership Youth for Community Engagement Program is the first of its kind in Northwest Indiana.
GARY | The youngest child of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. took to the pulpit Saturday, telling young people they are no different than her father was.
The power to recognize outstanding leadership in local communities now lies with all Northwest Indiana residents.
INDIANAPOLIS | House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath on Friday demanded Gov. Mike Pence and House Speaker Brian Bosma more actively lead Republicans in passing legislation to create jobs.
Dewey Pearman, executive director of Construction Advancement Foundation, talks with participants in the 33rd class of Leadership Northwest Indiana in Portage in November.
Kathy DeGuilio-Fox, right, president-elect of Leadership Northwest Indiana, speaks to participants in the 33rd class of the non-profit at Construction Advancement Foundation in Portage in November. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the organization.
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