Transfer students accepted: River Forest Community School Corp. in Hobart is opening enrollment to out-of-district transfer stuents until Jan. 20, 2014. Tuition rates are pro-rated based upon start date. Parents interested in River Forest schools should contact Tom Wisch at 962-7716, Ext. 3068.
Research on display: Purdue University Calumet faculty will display scholarly research during Faculty Research & Scholarship Day on Oct. 29. Posters of 92 research projects will be on display at 1 p.m. in Alumni Hall of the university’s Student Union and Library, 2200 169th St. Hammond. Faculty researchers will be on hand from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Admission is free.
Pre-med program: High school students and undergraduates interested in pursuing a pre-med track in college are invited to learn more at the Freshman to Physician Experience, a free pre-medical admissions conference from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nov. 9 in the Savannah Center at Indiana University Northwest, 3400 Broadway, Gary. Attendees will learn about how IU Northwest’s pre-professional program prepares students for medical school, admission advice, research opportunities and scholarships. For information, or to register for the medical admissions conference, contact Megan LoGreco at 981-4348 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Or, visit www.iun.edu/f2p.