KOKOMO, Ind. — Ivy Tech Community College Kokomo Region – which includes campuses and instructional sites in Kokomo, Logansport, Peru, Wabash, and Rochester – celebrated its 2016 commencement Saturday, May 7. Hundreds of family members and friends gathered as the College conferred more than 1,000 degrees and certificates on more than 600 recipients.

KOKOMO, Ind. — Ivy Tech Community College is offering an instructor-led training course May 3 and 5 to prepare students to take the Certified Professional Food Manager (CPFM) certification exam. The class will meet at the College’s Logansport Campus, 1 Ivy Tech Way.

Moriah Mercer of Peru, a student pursuing an Associate of Applied Science degree in the Human Services program at Ivy Tech Community College’s Kokomo Campus, was among those honored Feb. 23 with the Indiana Career and Technical Education Award for Excellence. The awards were presented at a public ceremony in the Indiana Government Center in Indianapolis.

PERU, Ind. – A few seats remain in culinary arts workshops focusing on pastry techniques and grilled seafood as part of Ivy Tech Community College’s spring series of non-credit classes.

INDIANAPOLIS – Financial aid professionals will be volunteering at Ivy Tech Community College's Logansport Campus, 1 Ivy Tech Way, and 35 other Indiana sites to help college-bound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday, set for 2 p.m. on February 22.

KOKOMO, Ind. — LeVar Burton, noted actor and host of the original “Reading Rainbow” PBS series, is coming to Kokomo in February as guest speaker in Ivy Tech Community College’s annual “Doing the Dream” celebration of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

KOKOMO, Ind. – Crystal Jones has been named chair of the Practical Nursing program at Ivy Tech Community College’s Wabash Campus. 

Jones, a native of Martinsville, Ind., now living in Marion, joined the Ivy Tech faculty this fall. She comes into education with eight years of experience as a registered nurse in Kokomo and Marion.

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Ivy Tech Community College Chancellor Steve Daily has been honored with the 2014 District 3 Pacesetter Award by the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) for his efforts to make post-secondary education more accessible to the residents of the six counties served by the College’s Kokomo Region.