•Xavier University student Kay Earnest of Fort Wayne traveled Feb. 25-March 1 to Nashville to work with United Cerebral Palsy.
•IPFW and Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre Y Maestra in the Dominican Republic recently signed a five-year extension to the Memorandum of Understanding initially signed by both institutions in 2011.
•Grace College will hold Communitas, a scholarship forum designed to integrate academic excellence, creative expression and Christian faith, at 1 p.m. March 20 at the Orthopedic Capital Center.
•Cheryl Bremer, chair of the Special Education Department and assistant professor of education at Grace College, was honored with the title of 2012 Outstanding Professor of the Year. She was nominated by her students and awarded by The Indiana Council for Exceptional Children.