Community Schools “Transform the Lives of Children and Families’

More and more public attention is being shined on Community Schools. In this article published in Education Week, Community Schools experts and leaders around the United States share their thoughts and experiences about what happens in Community Schools and how they work. Jim Grim, Office of Community Engagement contributes about the incredible impact Community Schools on the Near-Westside of Indianapolis has had on otherwise underserved children, their families and neighborhoods.
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Organ Transplant Survivor Gets a Second Chance that Keeps on Giving

A recent dialysis patient and organ transplant survivor is on track to have a more promising career thanks to IUPUI’s Workforce Readiness courses. Qourtney Bush’s life-changing circumstances ended up becoming a part of her journey of life experiences to inspire others and grow in her career.

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Annual Taste of the Westside Supports Scholarship for George Washington Community School Graduates

IUPUI sponsored the 2017 Dollars for Scholars Taste of the Westside, Feb. 24 at the 1899 event hall in Central Greens. Area restaurants provided food samples for Taste participants and all proceeds benefit graduates of George Washington Community High School (GWCHS) for their postsecondary education pursuits. The event attracted about 125 participants and raised more than $6,000.
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