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Welcome to the Northwest Indiana Influential Women Association. “There are several organizations in NWI that focus on niche target areas of professional development for women, but there’s never been a clear go-to source. By drawing upon all of the

Lifetime of influence • Northwest Indiana Business

2021-4-2  Harnessing new energy opportunities and aligning new business partnerships, both for the benefit of Northwest Indiana, are the creative catalysts Don Babcock says define his 43-year career at NIPSCO. “I’ve shifted my direction a few times over the course of my work,” said Babcock, 66, who started at NIPSCO as a mechanical engineer in 1977 and retired in early 2021 as director of economic

American Indian Influence in the Old Northwest

American Indian Influence in the Old Northwest Territory. Akima Pinšiwa Awiiki House, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana. Photo courtesy of Angela M. Quinn. The Akima Pinšiwa Awikii (Chief Jean-Baptiste de Richardville House), Fort Wayne, Indiana, is a rare example of a treaty house remaining in the U.S. that was constructed as the direct result of

Awards Banquet Northwest Indiana Influential

2021 Influential Women Awards Banquet September 30, 2021. Influential Women of Northwest Indiana awards banquet celebrates the achievements of women that have redefined their companies, industries, and communities through their examples as leaders and innovators. The annual banquet honors both established professionals and up-and-coming women in

History of Indiana Wikipedia

2021-5-25  This influence caused the Northwest Indian War, which began when British-influenced native tribes refused to recognize American authority and were backed in their resistance by

Northwest Indiana Steel Heritage Project

Northwest Indiana Steel Heritage Project Steel Experience Center The Steel Experience Center's mission is to engage the community in steel's impact on society and celebrate its place in our lives by providing an interactive and educational experience.

Frank Lloyd Wright's influence remains in NWI today

2017-6-9  Wright designed two other homes in Northwest Indiana. The Wilbur Wynant house was constructed in 1915 at 600 Fillmore St. in Gary. The owner was Wilbur

WATCH NOW: 3 Floyds brewpub had lasting impact

2019-3-18  Long, boisterous nights in the brewpub inspired many brewers who went on to start their own craft breweries in Northwest Indiana.

Building a Tradition of Stand-Out Research Indiana

2021-3-25  O’Dell describes IU Northwest faculty as “Teacher-Scholars” to emphasize just how much high-quality research can influence teaching. “ [Faculty members are] always exploring new ideas and creative ways to do things,” O’Dell said. “They naturally bring that [research] into the classroom.”.

The History of Hate in Indiana: How the Ku Klux Klan

2016-12-8  Whether the Klan exerted political influence because its membership grew large, or whether its membership grew because of its political influence is a chicken-or-egg question, Safianow said. But either way, Indiana's Klan by the mid-1920s could claim politicians ranging from local officeholders all the way up to Governor Edward L. Jackson, along with the majority of both houses of the General Assembly.

American Indian Influence in the Old Northwest

of European influence in the Great Lakes and the changing United States policy towards American Indians. He profoundly affected the political landscape of his people, the state of Indiana, and the Old Northwest Territory of the United States. The Akima Pinšiwa Awiiki is also eligible under National Historic Landmark (NHL) Criterion 2 because

NationStates The People's Republic of Northwest

Northwest Indiana's national animal is the Deer, which frolics freely in the nation's many lush forests. Northwest Indiana is ranked 217,926 th in the world and 5,732 nd in the West Pacific for Largest Arms Manufacturing Sector, scoring -10.45 on the Charon Conveyancy Index.

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2021-6-2  The Northwest Indiana Green Party is committed to making Indiana the Crossroads of Green America through a grassroots political movement focused on the values of protecting our environment, expanding our foundational democracy, advocating for social justice and engaging global peace.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana

Our organization, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana, is a new merged entity as of January 1, 2018. Two organizations serving the same general area worked together to have one Board, One Budget, and a new Name at the beginning of the year.

WATCH NOW: 3 Floyds brewpub had lasting impact

2019-3-18  Northwest Indiana has plenty of craft brewers not named Floyd, including several acclaimed ones. Gary's 18th Street Brewery, Crown Point-based Crown Brewing and Ironwood Brewing in Valparaiso have

Learning Paths Indiana University Northwest

Learning Paths. The Learning Paths are scheduled in two-week intervals. Each learning path ends with a 1.5 hour Learning Forum, facilitated by OD consultant Lita M. Pener, to reinforce the learning process, and discuss the related benefits to IU Northwest.

Building a Tradition of Stand-Out Research Indiana

2021-3-25  Research is a vital part of any major university’s mission. And, nowhere is this truer than at IU Northwest. The faculty at IU Northwest are incredibly active in their fields, collectively publishing over 150 journal articles, completing over 100,000 hours of service, and receiving $900,000 in

‘North by Northwest’: Quite Possibly the Most

2021-6-3  “North by Northwest’s crop-duster scene—in which Cary Grant’s victim of mistaken identity finds himself in a fallow Indiana field, hunted by a low-flying biplane—is one of the most iconically thrilling moments in Alfred Hitchcock’s fiendishly clever body of work. But, according to Robert F. Boyle, who served as production designer

Substance Abuse in Indiana IUPUI

2021-5-24  2 ALCOHOL Prevalence •Alcohol is the most frequently used drug in Indiana and the United States. •Among Hoosiers ages 12 and older, 50.4% drank alco hol in the past month. 1 •Young adults ages 18 to 25 had the highest rates of alcohol use in Indiana: 59.7% reported current alcohol use. 1 •Rates for heavy drinking were slightly lower in Indiana than in the United States (IN: 5.3%; U.S

The Northwest Ordinance of 1787 Impacted

2018-11-19  The Northwest Ordinance of 1787 was a very early federal law passed by Congress in the era of the Articles of Confederation.Its main purpose was to create a legal structure for the settlement of land in five present-day states: Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Wisconsin.

Amphibians and Reptiles of Northwest Indiana

Amphibians and Reptiles of Northwest Indiana. March 23 @ 6:00 pm 7:30 pm Free LaPorte, and St. Joseph Counties and how they influence the distribution of our local herpetofauna. From the turtles of the Dune and Swale to the salamanders of the Valparaiso Moraine, learn about some of the communities our Shirley Heinze Land Trust Properties

Indiana Flag, Facts, Maps, & Points of Interest

2021-4-29  Today Indiana’s economy is based primarily on services, manufacturing, and, to a much lesser extent, agriculture.Its northern areas lie in the mainstream of the industrial belt that extends from Pennsylvania and New York to Illinois. Agricultural activity is heaviest in the central region, which is situated in the Corn Belt, which stretches from Ohio to Nebraska.

About Us Indiana University Northwest

About the School of Arts at Indiana University Northwest. Organizations IU Northwest Artist Collective. The Department of Fine Arts sponsors the IU Northwest Artist Collective which strives to help students of all majors gain an appreciation for art and to take influence from the art community. The club hosts a variety of student-run arts events.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana

Our organization, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana, is a new merged entity as of January 1, 2018. Two organizations serving the same general area worked together to have one Board, One Budget, and a new Name at the beginning of the year.

The History of Hate in Indiana: How the Ku Klux Klan

2016-12-8  Whether the Klan exerted political influence because its membership grew large, or whether its membership grew because of its political influence is a chicken-or-egg question, Safianow said. But either way, Indiana's Klan by the mid-1920s could claim politicians ranging from local officeholders all the way up to Governor Edward L. Jackson

Health & Fitness Region Fit Community Northwest

Region Fit, LLC has been changing lives all over Northwest Indiana since establishing in 2018. We believe that nutrition and fitness are not a hobby, but a way of life. We found the Region Fit Community as a means to instill our Mission to bring individuals together and grow a community of people who want to learn to live a healthy and active

Climate Impacts in the Northwest Climate Change

2016-12-22  Impacts on Coastal Resources. Climate change is damaging the Northwest coastline. Projections indicate an increase of 1 to 4 feet of global sea level rise by the end of the century, which may have implications for the 140,000 acres of the region that lie within 3.3 feet of high tide. [2] Sea level rise and storm surge pose a risk to people, infrastructure, and ecosystems, especially in low

Beyond Three Floyds: 5 northwest Indiana breweries

2017-10-6  Northwest Indiana’s second-most-famous brewery opened in Gary’s Miller Beach neighborhood in 2013 and quickly drew sizable crowds. [Most read] Daily horoscope for June 2, 2021 »

Native Americans in Indiana

By 1787 settlers began to pour into the Indiana Territory as the Northwest Ordinance and treaties opened land to settlement. Native groups tried to slow or halt the advance of settlers but American encroachment onto Native lands continued. Search the Indiana Historical Society online catalog. Suggested search terms. French and Indian; British

This Quiet Indiana Town Was Actually A Mafia Mecca

2018-1-6  The small town of Hobart became home to an infamous mobster tied to Al Capone, Michael Carrozzo. This small town, then only home to less than 6,000 Hoosiers, offered safe haven for the mobster and his mafia allies, away from the action of Chicago, and was rumored to draw many of his friends, including Capone himself.