Skip Navigation

JA Is Really Newsworthy!

Give them the power to pursue their dreams

Our Blog

Socheth and her family

The JA EFFECT – Widening Horizons
Blog from JA USA

 By Kelsey Matzinger

Work Readiness

When she was a child, Socheth McCutcheon’s family escaped Cambodia, which was under the control of the Khmer Rouge, in search of a better life in the United States. Socheth’s family settled in Revere, Massachusetts, near Boston. Socheth now serves as a volunteer for Junior Achievement in New Jersey. She feels it is important to “pay it forward” by being a role model for young people, especially...

Photo of Makenna

January 2023 JA Young Entrepreneur of the Month

 By Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana & ABC21 Alive


Meet Makenna, owner of Beaded by...

Logo of NiSource Charitable Foundation & NIPSCO

Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana | Greater Lafayette Receives $45,000 Donation from NIPSCO & the NiSource Charitable Foundation

 By Junior Achievement serving Greater Lafayette

Community Involvement

$!{con.blogSummary.substring(0, $con.blogSummary.lastIndexOf(" ", 400))}...

Photo of Madison

December 2022 JA Young Entrepreneur of the Month

 By Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana & ABC21 Alive


Meet Madison, owner of Emme Elle...

Family holding a piggy bank

Why JA? And Why Now? Financial Literacy as a Foundation for a Better Life
Blog from JA USA

 By Ed Grocholski

Financial Literacy

At Junior Achievement, we view financial literacy as “the other literacy.” Just like reading or writing, we all deal with money on a near daily basis. Junior Achievement employs a pathways approach to teaching financial literacy to young people. By “pathways,” we mean that JA programs are designed to engage students on the subject over multiple grades, from their first days in kindergarten,...

Photo of woman standing with excitement

JA Purse-ology was a huge success!

 By Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana

Community Involvement

JA Purse-ology was held on October 6th at our beautiful JA facility. With over 250 guests in attendance, JA raised over $60,000 for the 160,000 students we plan to serve across northern Indiana next...

Female Construction Worker Smiling

Why JA? And Why Now? A Response to a Changing Work and Career Landscape
Blog from JA USA

 By Ed Grocholski

Work Readiness

Junior Achievement’s proven programs are shown to inspire and prepare young people for success. Our approach is demonstrated to give students the tools they need to increase their chances of achieving their potential in work, career, and...

image of Braya Clouse

September 2022 JA Young Entrepreneur of the Month

 By Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana & ABC21 Alive


$!{con.blogSummary.substring(0, $con.blogSummary.lastIndexOf(" ", 400))}...

photo of student writing on paper - Create A Study Plan


Work Readiness

A study plan is an organized schedule outlining study times and learning goals. Just like with work or school schedules, college students should develop a schedule that sets aside dedicated time each week for studying. This schedule should include dates of quizzes, tests, and exams, as well as deadlines for papers and...

image of laptop and notebook with pen sitting on top - Take Effective Notes

 By Higher Education Team

Work Readiness

Many college classes involve lectures from professors and discussions among classmates. Taking notes during these lectures and discussions is an important part of the learning process.Research has shown that note-taking improves students’...

Page 4 of 17 (161 results)

<< 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 >>

Press Releases

JA USA® Press Releases

Thought Leadership Content

JA USA® Thought Leadership Content



Select a button below to see how you or your organization can get involved with Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana, Inc..

Donate Volunteer Request A Program

Any questions? Contact us!

We use cookies to provide you a personalized experience. How we do this is by analyzing user behavior on our site and sharing data with our advertising and analytics partners. You consent to our cookie policy if you continue to use this website.

I understand