Category: Education News

Sweetwater & Purdue Fort Wayne Team Up for Music Technology Program

Fort Wayne's Mayor Tom Henry

Big things are happening at Sweetwater Sound with Purdue Fort Wayne! Today the plans were unveiled for a beautiful new studio building for the music technology program located on Sweetwater’s campus. This project should be completed and ready to begin classes in the fall of 2018.

Purdue Fort Wayne Sweetwater Music Technology Building Floorplan

Purdue Fort Wayne Sweetwater Music Technology Building Floorplan


Hillsdale College – Christ Chapel Groundbreaking

Thursday, April 6, 2017 marked the groundbreaking ceremony event for the Christ Chapel at Hillsdale College. The Christ Chapel will be located in the heart of campus and will host multi-denomination worship, a world-class sacred music program and all college related ceremonies.

Hillsdale Chapel2

Hillsdale Chapel

Grace College & Seminary – Dr. Dane A. Miller Science Complex Groundbreaking

Grace College broke ground today on the Dr. Dane A. Miller Science Complex on its Winona Lake campus. The project includes 22,500sf renovation of existing space and 13,000sf of new space for Grace’s growing science and math programs. The new complex will equip students with upgraded laboratories and modern classrooms. It will provide a contemporary hub for lakes and streams research and additional office and multi-purpose space.

The new science complex is named after Dr. Dane Miller, co-founder and 39-year president and CEO of Biomet.

Grace Science

IPFW Walter E. Helmke Library – Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) celebrated the grand reopening of Walter E. Helmke Library after 18 months of renovation.


Pictured below: Larry Weigand, CEO; Tara Leto, Construction Administrator; Cody Michaud, Project Manager; Sharlyn Rickert, Document Coordinator; Tony Simshauser, Project Superintendent


Central Lutheran School & Preschool – Groundbreaking

Central Lutheran School & Preschool celebrated the start of construction on the new Early Childhood Center and Gymnasium building projects. The 16,340sf addition and 18,966sf new gymnasium projects are expected to be compleed in the fall of 2017.