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2017 Northwest Indiana Graduation Station

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Of all the events we see throughout the year, graduations and commencements are the ones that most embody our good news mission. To see all the hard work put in and out of the classroom by students, parents, teachers, coaches, families and friends culminate in one event, with everyone across the school celebrating the same thing, it's just awesome.

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Hannah’s Hope Kicks Off Summer With Their Annual Hannah’s Family Picnic

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It wouldn’t be summertime without a family picnic with the sun in the sky, good food, and fun activities for the whole family. Hannah’s Hope kicked off summer with their annual Hannah’s Family Picnic.

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2,911 Purdue University Northwest Students Earn Academic Honors


Purdue-Northwest-colorSome 2,911 Purdue University Northwest undergraduate students earned 2017 spring semester academic honors.

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Porter County Recycling & Waste Reduction Rain Barrels to Benefit Bird Sanctuary


Porter-County-Recycling-and-Waste-Reduction-Rain-Barrels-to-Benefit-Bird-Sanctuary-2017Porterco Conservation Trust was recently awarded two rain barrels through the Rain Barrel Demonstration Grant offered by Porter County Recycling & Waste Reduction.

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A Night at the Circus: The Tobacco Education and Prevention Coalition Host Volunteer Appreciation Awards

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If you were cruising by Zao Island Wednesday night, you might have noticed a few people who appeared to belong to a circus.

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Landmark Decision for Local Boys & Girls Clubs: Clubs in Lake and Porter Counties to Merge


bgc-nwiAfter several months of re-exploration and discussions the Board of Directors of both Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County and Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana voted to merge the two entities into one organization. The guiding principle in the due diligence process was the best interest of all kids served by each organization.

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Make a Change and Head to CCSJ’s Transfer Day

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The June Summer Solstice marks the middle of the summer. As we begin to countdown toward the end, back to school and back to the fall season, these are the days to make a change.

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Campagna Academy is the recipient of Horseshoe Casino Hero Grant!

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Horseshoe Casino Hammond recently selected Campagna Academy to be the recipient of their 2017 Hero Grant. Caesars Foundation donated $10,000 to fund the volunteer project at Campagna Academy.

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Indiana Wing Civil Air Patrol Ends Search and Rescue Exercise


Indiana-Wing-Civil-Air-Patrol-Ends-Search-and-Rescue-ExerciseThe Indiana Wing Civil Air Patrol conducted a statewide search and rescue exercise over the weekend of June 16th through June 18th. The exercise tested the Civil Air Patrol’s ability to conduct a range of capabilities from emergency locator transmitter searches, overdue aircraft searches, and aerial photography.

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Purdue Northwest College of Business Introducing Sports Management Major


Purdue-Northwest-colorIn response to growing and diverse career opportunities in the business of professional and intercollegiate sports and athletics, Purdue University Northwest is introducing this fall a Sports Management major within its Bachelor of Science in Business degree program.

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Lifers at Graduation: “Thank You”

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We at Ideas in Motion Media covered 44 high school and college graduations throughout Northwest Indiana.

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