Posted on January 23, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Alma S.

Black History Month Events in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has been quoted as saying, “We are not makers of history. We are made by history.” This February, you can commemorate Black History Month by visiting the following Fort Wayne, Indiana places, where you can see just how this important part of history has shaped the past and present for us all.

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Posted on August 22, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Emma C.

A College Visit in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Autumn is in the air! That means it’s time for students at Fort Wayne, Indiana colleges at Purdue University Fort Wayne, the University of Saint Francis, and Indiana Tech to get back to the classrooms and hit the books.

With nearly 24,800 students enrolled at the three universities, scholars from coast to coast choose to study in Fort Wayne. 

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Posted on October 27, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Emma C.

5 Theatre Productions to See This Season in Fort Wayne

The Fort Wayne arts community is flourishing! What could be a better way to enjoy an evening than live entertainment? Ranging from student productions to traveling Broadway shows and historic plays to modern musicals, Fort Wayne has it all. Here are 5 can't miss shows you will want to catch before they are gone!

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Posted on October 28, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Louisa D.

Experiencing Fall at the IPFW Nature Trail

Mm, smell that crisp, autumn air? There’s a certain tanginess to it, a welcome relief from the mugginess of summer.

If you’re new to Fort Wayne, or just stopping here long enough to check out the town, you might want to get an up-close view of what our local flora and fauna look like. So, tie on your walking shoes and grab a jacket. We’ve got a little touch of wilderness right in the middle of northeast Fort Wayne, and autumn is the perfect time to see our piece of nature at its colorful best.

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Posted on June 06, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Jodi D.

Family-Friendly Art Exploration in Fort Wayne

I am an aunt of two young boys and an avid lover of Fort Wayne's art scene. Thus, I get asked a lot of questions in regards to the family-friendliness of the local arts scene among my friends and contacts. Fortunately, Fort Wayne offers great and affordable options for art loving families.

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Posted on December 20, 2014 at 9:00:26 am by Natalie T.

IPFW Mastodon men's basketball in full swing

Indiana University. Purdue. Butler. Notre Dame. On any given year, the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament is typically filled with at least a few Indiana teams. Senior Steve Forbes (54) is a returning starter on the IPFW men's basketball team. (Photo by Clyde Click). But 2014 was different. None of the usual teams made the tournament. The only team left with a shot was the IPFW (Indiana ... More ›

Posted on September 22, 2014 at 10:00:11 am by Lauren C.

Get up close and personal with Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson Oct. 21

tyson-by-cassidy-340What is there to do on a random Tuesday evening in Fort Wayne? While there are many answers to this question, I believe there is one option that stands out. Attend a lecture from a world-renowned scientist. Neil deGrasse Tyson, of Cosmos fame, is coming to Indiana University-Purdue University

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Posted on July 10, 2014 at 10:00:39 am by Holley T.

Local production of "Hairspray" set to impress

In its 16th year, the Fort Wayne Summer Music Theater will be putting on a production of the classic hit, Hairspray. The musical will be held at IPFW's Williams Theater Thursday, July 10 - Saturday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 13 at 2:00 p.m. The story itself is not new, and in fact ... More ›

Mark your calendars – July 18 and 19 will be the time to bring the kids to the Three Rivers Festival Children’s Fest. This two-day event will be held on the green space beside Parking Garage 1 on the IPFW campus.

The fire truck is big and shiny - perfect for exploring!

The Children’s Fest is free, with lots of games, activities, coupons and free

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