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Fishers Center

Center for entrepreneurial learning and mentorship officially opens

Students will work side-by-side with startups and other small businesses in Launch Fishers co-working space. 

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John Anderson - fall speakers

ESPN anchor, Johnny Cupcakes founder, best-selling author among fall speaker lineup

This month’s guests include the author of “The True American” and the man who inspired the book.

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anthropology students

STUDENTS DIG INTO HISTORY OF BATTLE SITE FROM NASCENT U.S.

A years-long immersive learning project at Fort Recovery has unearthed clues about life in the late 1700s to early 1800s.

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