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Three adjuncts within our communication program recognized for being tops in their field

April 29, 2019

Indiana Tech prides itself on enlisting quality instructors who bring real-world industry experience to our classrooms.

Recently, three adjunct professors within our communication program and broadcast journalists who are well-respected in the Fort Wayne area, received state awards.

  • Alyssa Ivanson, morning and noon anchor for WANE 15, received first place at the Indiana Associated Press Broadcast Association annual awards banquet in three categories: Best General News, Best Investigative Report and Best News Series. She also won second place in the category of Best Feature.
  • Matt Leach, chief meteorologist for ABC21, received first place at the IAPBA banquet for Outstanding Weather Operation.
  • Angelica Pickens, reporter for WANE 15, received third place in the category of Investigative Series from the Indiana Professional Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Congratulations to our award-winning adjuncts!

Pictured, from left to right: Ivanson, Leach and Pickens