The Indiana Writers’ Consortium is seeking presenter proposals for its first half-day writers’ conference to be held Oct. 11, followed by a dinner and keynote address by author Barbara Shoup.
The passing of her triplet sister inspired South Holland teen Hannah Ter Haar to pursue a career in genetics research.
GRIFFITH | Kids Are Authors is an annual competition open to U.S. students in kindergarten through grade 8 and designed to encourage students to use their reading, writing, and artistic skills.
Barshea Lowery, 23, found a new family while writing his first novel.
CROWN POINT | Indiana Writer's Consortium held its second annual Power of Poetry Awards Assembly at Taft Middle School.
Anne Pellicciotti, of Munster, a senior English major in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences at Alfred University in New York, is this year's recipient of the "Wit and Wisdom" writing competition sponsored by the university's chapter of Phi Beta Kappa.
Jaime Hillegonds, 18, developed her love of acting and writing at church and Illiana Christian High School.
Cursive writing still is being taught in schools, but it won't be required in Indiana schools starting in the fall. Third-grader Hanna-Elyzabeth Bejar gets help with the letter G from teacher Scott Allen earlier this month at Nathan Hale Elementary School in Whiting.
Third-grader Yvonne Perez works on her cursive writing in Scott Allen's class earlier this month at Nathan Hale Elementary School in Whiting.
Third-grader Elijah Reyna writes in his cursive workbook at Nathan Hale Elementary School in Whiting.
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CROWN POINT | There's a new venture and wonderful activity to brag about here at MacArthur Elementary School.
I just got a thank-you card in the mail from my 11-year-old niece for her Christmas gift. This really tickled me because I could remember my own mother "forcing" me to write thank you cards after any holiday or event.
Don't write off pen and paper just yet. New research shows the old-fashioned tools can make you a stronger learner.
Light snowflakes gently falling added to the ambiance as Write-on Hoosiers hosted its 22nd annual banquet earlier this month.
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