First lady's visit to Ivy Tech in Valparaiso postponed • Northwest Indiana Business Magazine
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First lady’s visit to Ivy Tech in Valparaiso postponed

Jill Biden
Jill Biden

First lady Jill Biden won't make it to Ivy Tech Community College's Valparaiso campus Feb. 17. The White House postponed the visit, according to an announcement from Ivy Tech's public affairs office.

The White House is planning to reschedule the visit.

Biden was going to discuss her husband, President Joe Biden's plans for the economy, including how to create good-paying jobs and promote life-long learning.

Jill Biden did visit Mesa Community College in Arizona on Feb. 13. There she reiterated the President's stance that community colleges provide the “best career training in America,” according to prepared remarks for the event. She said his administration wants to make apprenticeships and community colleges accessible to all Americans.

Learn more about Jill Biden's postponed visit here.


  • Heather Pfundstein

    Heather Pfundstein is the managing editor of Northwest Indiana Business Magazine and She is an award-winning journalist with more than 25 years of experience in Northwest Indiana and northern Illinois newsrooms. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism from Southern Illinois University. She has been part of the magazine's team since 2018.

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