Apply online now for Unity Foundation scholarships

  Unity Foundation of La Porte County is now accepting applications for the 2021 cycle of scholarships and awards. The deadline for submission is Friday, April 2, 2021. Scholarships ... Continue Reading →

New Prairie High School Honor Rolls, 1st semester

  Here are New Prairie High School’s Honor Rolls for the first semester, as released by the principal’s office: Principal’s Honor Roll, 12th grade Andrysiak, Madalyne ... Continue Reading →

Lubeznik Center will use $12,000 grant for youth art programs

  Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) has received a $12,000 grant through the Youth Program Resilience Fund of Lilly Endowment, Inc. Lubeznik Center will use the grant to support ... Continue Reading →

La Porte’s Jillian Maudlin, Michigan City’s Reese Attar are 2021 Lilly Scholars

  Reese Attar from Michigan City High School and Jillian Maudlin from La Porte High  School have been selected as 2021 La Porte County Lilly Endowment Community Scholars.   “Unity’s ... Continue Reading →

A little pandemic didn’t stop Crichfield gang from celebrating Christmas

  Story and photos by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski (more photos below) The staff at Crichfield Elementary School wasn’t going to let the COVID-19 pandemic create a Scrooge-like ... Continue Reading →

2 Purdue Northwest faculty members are named Scholarship of Engagement Fellows

  Two Purdue University Northwest faculty members have been recognized for their northwest Indiana community partnerships through selection as Scholarship of Engagement Fellows ... Continue Reading →

Unity Foundation has 3 grant programs for MC teachers’ projects

  Unity Foundation has three grant programs for Michigan City school teachers established by caring donors who believed in teachers as the critical factor for learning. These three ... Continue Reading →

Purdue-West Lafayette tuition to remain the same for 10th straight year

  Purdue University President Mitch Daniels announced this week that the university will keep its West Lafayette campus tuition frozen at 2012-13 levels through at least 2022-23, ... Continue Reading →

State teacher compensation commission releases recommendations

  Press release from governor’s office The Next Level Teacher Compensation Commission released its report detailing recommendations for making teacher pay competitive with ... Continue Reading →

Free high school for adults in NW Indiana is accepting new students

  The Excel Center, a free public high school for adults, is now accepting enrollment applications for the next term at its South Bend, Hammond and Gary locations.   Applications ... Continue Reading →