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Ashley Sloboda

Reporter Ashley Sloboda has covered education for The Journal Gazette since 2016. A Fort Wayne native, she has 15 years of experience at newspapers in Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana. | 260-461-8207

Stories by Ashley Sloboda

Abbey Guyll, assistant professor of speech-language pathology at Trine, demonstrates a speech generating device used to support individuals with communication impairments by augmenting or providing an alternate means of communication. (DEAN OREWILER)

PFW student gets Fulbright grant

Chelsea Bihlmeyer is giving Purdue University Fort Wayne a new achievement to brag about.

August 2, 2021 1:00 am

 Katie Fyfe | The Journal Gazette
A sign at Grile Administrative Center outlines Fort Wayne Community Schools' mask policy. The signs were created before the CDC  updated its mask guidelines Tuesday.

Mask rules in schools not uniform

School district after school district announced policies that allow parents and students to decide whether masks would be worn in the...

August 1, 2021 1:00 am

Police targeting stop-arm violators

Don't be surprised to see increased police patrols once students return to classrooms this fall.

July 29, 2021 1:00 am

Jerrilee Mosier, chancellor of Ivy Tech Community College Fort Wayne, was presented Tuesday with a Sagamore of the Wabash award.

Ivy Tech in final stage of selecting chancellor

Ivy Tech Community College Fort Wayne is getting closer to naming its new leader.

July 29, 2021 1:00 am

 Photo courtesy of Ivy Tech Community College Fort Wayne.
Jerrilee Mosier poses with the Sagamore of the Wabash award given to her Tuesday in recognition of her work as chancellor of Ivy Tech Community College Fort Wayne.

Ivy Tech chancellor bestowed Indiana's highest honor

Ivy Tech Community College's Fort Wayne Chancellor Jerrilee Mosier was presented the prestigious Sagamore of the Wabash award, the highest...

July 28, 2021 11:12 am