Veterans will be able to start the jobs training in January at Ivy Tech Southwest.
Bloomington Mayor Mark Kruzan announced Monday his appointment of retiring Ivy Tech Chancellor John Whikehart to the position of Deputy Mayor.
The Indiana Career Council has created a taskforce that will examine community college best practices from around the country.
Ivy Tech officials say a tuition hike will help the statewide community college system make investments in areas such as more faculty and better equipment.
A growing financial deficit could force Ivy Tech Community College to close as many as a quarter of its facilities.
The funds come from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and were awarded through Complete College America.