The College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences kicked off this first Indiana gathering of teachers and scholars launching the Big History Project in the state on Feb. 14. The Big History Project is a joint effort between teachers, scholars, scientists and their supporters to bring a multi-disciplinary approach to knowledge to students around the world. Participants co-create curricula to provide a world-class, ready-for the classroom resource available online to everyone – for free. Read the press release to find out more information about this project.
The Hammond Sports Hall of Fame will induct PNW Exercise Physiologist John Bobalik at its 32nd annual induction dinner, Tuesday, March 13 at the Hammond Civic Center. The Hammond Sports Hall of Fame was established in 1987 to honor individuals for their noteworthy contributions to Hammond’s rich sports heritage. Inductees are former athletes, coaches, media representatives, volunteers and others who have supported Hammond sports and athletics in a distinctive manner.