College to host free summer STEM camp for area high school teachers

DETAILS:
Ivy Tech Community College’s Fort Wayne Campus’ ASM Materials Camp is geared toward high school and middle school teachers in fields including chemistry, physical science, engineering, and industrial/vocational technology.

The free, one-week workshop will include instruction about how to conduct low or no cost labs and experiments with everyday materials. The experiments can be incorporated into existing lesson plans. Two graduate-level credits are optional for $250 through the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

Teachers can get more information and sign up for the free camp online at IvyTech.edu/northeast/teachers. Questions? Contact Nick Goodnight, Automotive Technology instructor, at ngoodnight@ivytech.edu or 260-480-4293. Space is limited.

WHEN:
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 24 to 27
8 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 28

WHERE:
Ivy Tech Community College’s Fort Wayne Campus
Student Life Center
3701 Dean Drive
Get directions

College to host enrollment day, Stay & Play for families

DETAILS:
At Express Enrollment Day, students and prospective students can complete all the steps they need to start classes this fall. Enrollment experts will be on-hand to answer questions and help attendees with enrollment steps including assessment, financial aid, advising, and more.

As a thank you to those who register for classes, Ivy Tech Community College’s Fort Wayne Campus will also host a Stay and Play with games, food, and music.

Fall classes begin Aug. 21.

WHEN:
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 24

WHERE:
Ivy Tech Community College’s Fort Wayne Campus
North Campus, Student Life Center
3701 Dean Drive
Fort Wayne, IN 46835

College to debut food truck, name at Two-EE’s event

WHAT:
Ivy Tech Community College Northeast’s food truck will host its inaugural dinner this weekend, when the winning name will also be announced. The College invited students, employees, and the community to submit names, and a committee selected its favorite entry out of 576 submissions.

The food truck will be run by students in the College’s Hospitality Administration program, and the menu will change with each outing.

WHERE:
Two-EE’s Winery
6808 U.S. 24
Huntington, IN 46750

SCHEDULE:
June 3
4:30 p.m.: Food truck name unveiled
5 p.m. Dinner service begins

Massage clinic to be open this summer

For the first time since it has opened, Healthy Essence will have summer hours. Health Essence is the student-run massage clinic at Ivy Tech Community College Northeast and will be open to the public for the summer semester from June 6 to July 20. The following hours are available by appointment:

  • 5:30, 6:45, and 8 p.m. Tuesdays
  • Noon, 1:15, 2:30, and 3:45 p.m. Wednesdays
  • 5:30, 6:45, and 8 p.m. Thursdays

The College, and clinic, will be closed July 4.

Healthy Essence offers hour-long, full-body relaxation massages from a student in Ivy Tech Northeast’s Therapeutic Massage program. Massages run $25 for the community and $20 for Ivy Tech employees and students, military personnel, and those 55 and older. Tips are not accepted, but those who wish to tip can choose to donate to a charity chosen by the students.

To make an appointment, email fw-tmsclinic@ivytech.edu or call 260-480-2094. Learn more at IvyTech.edu/northeast/massageclinic.

College announces summer IvyLiving class schedule

DETAILS:
IvyLiving programs are non-credit classes promoting personal growth and lifelong learning through engaging and intriguing short-term experiences. Local and regional experts will share their knowledge and passions with participants in a small group setting.

SCHEDULE:
Open Welding Lab
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 17
Ivy Tech Northeast,
Steel Dynamics, Inc. Keith E. Busse Technology Center (3701 Dean Drive, Fort Wayne)
Get creative in Ivy Tech’s state-of-the-art welding lab under the guidance of expert welder Brian Barnes. Participants will have access to all equipment they’ll need and are invited to bring their own scrap metal. Previous welding certification or participation in IvyLiving’s artistic welding courses is required. ($55)

Ivy Tech Baking Camp for Middle School Students
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 10 to 13, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 14
Ivy Tech Northeast,
Coliseum Campus (3800 N. Anthony Blvd., Fort Wayne)
Middle schoolers will spend the week baking and decorating with professional pastry chefs. They will learn about food safety and the science behind baking while whipping up cakes, cookies, pastries, and breads in the College’s state-of-the-art baking labs. On the final day, the entire family is invited to sample baked goods prepared by the middle schooler on Ivy Tech’s campus. Locations subject to change. Middle school students only (10- to 14-year-olds). ($250)

Children 10- to 14-years-old are invited to participate in Ivy Tech Northeast’s International Cuisine Camp from July 17 to 21. Students will learn international recipes, cooking techniques, food safety, basic knife skills, and the science behind cooking.

Ivy Tech International Cuisine Camp for Middle School Students
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 17 to 20, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 21
Ivy Tech Northeast,
Coliseum Campus (3800 N. Anthony Blvd., Fort Wayne)
Middle schoolers will spend the week experimenting with a variety of international recipes and cooking techniques. College chefs will teach the importance of food safety, basic knife skills, and the science behind cooking. On the final day, three family members get to taste the middle schooler’s creation, with a complete meal served at Ivy Tech. Locations subject to change. Middle school students only (10- to 14-year-olds). ($250)

To learn more and/or register for any of the above classes, visit IvyTech.edu/northeast/living.

College to host area middle school students at week-long STEM camps

DETAILS:
Elementary and middle school students ages 8 to 14 are invited to participate in Ivy Tech Community College Northeast’s Adventure and Imagination Summer STEM Camp, which offers two one-week sessions. The camp provides a range of science, technology, engineering, and math activities, including

  • Conducting environmentally friendly chemistry experiments
  • Exploring area nature preserves
  • Progrmaming robots
  • And more

The cost is $149 for one week. This covers T-shirt, lunch, snacks, supplies, and field trips. Need-based scholarships are available for participants.

For more information or to register, visit IvyTech.edu/northeast/living.

WHEN:
Week 1, for 8- to 10-year-olds: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 12 to 16

Week 2, for 11- to 14-year-olds: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 19 to 23

WHERE:
Ivy Tech Community College Northeast
North Campus
3701 Dean Drive
Fort Wayne, IN 46835

Special Cuisines dinner to offer up Latin American menu May 4

For Ivy Tech Community College Northeast’s final Special Cuisines dinner of the semester, students will serve up a Latin American menu:

  • Starter: Chips and salsa
  • Salad: Spicy jicama salad
  • Soup: Soup of Tlalpan
  • Entrée: Grilled steak and poblano chili tacos served with dirty black beans and Mexican red rice
  • Dessert

Dinner is served at two times, 5 and 7:30 p.m. April 25, and there are still spots available at 5 p.m. To make reservations, which are required, visit IvyTech.edu/northeast/dinners. You can also call 260-481-2243.

Dinners are served in the Hospitality Room (door 24, which is located on the back of the building and faces Coliseum Boulevard) on Coliseum Campus (3800 N. Anthony Blvd.) and run $25. Pay on-site with cash, check, or charge. Wine is available for $5 a glass or $15 a bottle.

Enrollment day planned for summer, fall classes

DETAILS:
At Express Enrollment Days, prospective and current students at Ivy Tech Community College Northeast can complete whatever enrollment steps they still need to be ready to start classes this summer and/or fall. Ten- and eight-week summer classes begin May 22 and June 5, respectively, and the fall semester begins Aug. 21.

Learn more at IvyTech.edu/enrollmentday.

WHEN:
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 19

WHERE:
Express Enrollment Center
Student Life Center, North Campus
3701 Dean Drive
Fort Wayne, IN 46835

Enrollment day planned for summer, fall classes

DETAILS:
At Express Enrollment Days, prospective and current students at Ivy Tech Community College Northeast can complete whatever enrollment steps they still need to be ready to start classes this summer and/or fall. The summer semester begins May 22, and the fall semester begins Aug. 21.

Learn more at IvyTech.edu/enrollmentday.

WHEN:
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 28

WHERE:
Express Enrollment Center
Student Life Center, North Campus
3701 Dean Drive
Fort Wayne, IN 46835

Special Cuisines dinner to offer up Spanish menu April 20

For Ivy Tech Community College Northeast’s next Special Cuisines dinner of the semester, students will serve up a Spanish menu:

  • First course: Catalonian tomato toast
  • Second course: Gazpacho with sour cream
  • Third course: Skewered meatballs with Spanish vegetables
  • Fourth course: Fruit- and nut-stuffed pork tenderloin
  • Fifth course: Cheese plate with Manchego, Mahón, and Cabrales
  • Sixth course: Dessert

Reservations are available at two times: 5 and 7:30 p.m. April 20. To make reservations, which are required, visit IvyTech.edu/northeast/dinners. You can also call 260-481-2243.

Dinners are served in the Hospitality Room (door 24, which is located on the back of the building and faces Coliseum Boulevard) on Coliseum Campus (3800 N. Anthony Blvd.) and run $25. Pay on-site with cash, check, or charge. Wine is available for $5 a glass or $15 a bottle.