The Journal Gazette reported that Ivy Tech Community College in Fort Wayne is part of a nationwide effort to attract more workers to the manufacturing industry. The initiative is supported by a national grant of $600,000 from GM, with $40,000 awarded to Ivy Tech campuses in Fort Wayne and Warsaw, officials said.

Ivy Tech is one of seven community colleges that will use the funds to research best practices for teaching advanced manufacturing. Read the full story in the Journal-Gazette.