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Purdue trustees approve several measures

7 hours 4 min ago
Purdue University’s Board of Trustees on Friday (Feb. 24) approved several actions, including two named appointments, a theater naming in the new Active Learning Center, renovations in Hampton Hall, two new degrees at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, a Center for Healthy Living contract, resolutions of appreciation, and a posthumous degree at IPFW.

Students, travelers can practice sustainable tourism

February 23, 2017 - 5:00am
As thousands of college students across the nation prepare for a week of fun in the sun during spring break, Purdue Professor Jonathon Day reminds them to take along their good habits.

Burton D. Morgan Business Plan Competition announces finalists as it marks 30 years at Purdue

February 22, 2017 - 5:00am
Ten teams of Purdue students will put their best pitch forward in the hopes of winning a share of the $100,000 in prize money at the upcoming 30th annual Burton D. Morgan Business Plan Competition.

Expert on presidential, political communication

February 22, 2017 - 5:00am
Josh Scacco is an assistant professor in the Brian Lamb School of Communication who specializes in political communication. Scacco, who also holds a courtesy appointment in the Department of Political Science, studies the communicative role elites and organizations play in American politics.

Purdue entrepreneurs, startups among Mira Award nominees

February 22, 2017 - 5:00am
Numerous Purdue-affiliated companies, entrepreneurs and departments have been nominated in several categories for the 18th annual TechPoint Mira Awards.

Purdue receives additional funding to provide support for small practices in CMS Quality Payment Program

February 22, 2017 - 5:00am
Funding awarded from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will allow Purdue Healthcare Advisors (PHA) at Purdue University to assist approximately 6,000 Indiana clinicians as they transition into compliance with the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) and its Quality Payment Program (QPP).

Professor: ‘Hidden Figures’ promotes STEM to women, minorities

February 20, 2017 - 5:00am
The Oscar-nominated film 'Hidden Figures' offers a 'revolutionary' impact in promoting STEM to women and minorities, according to Virginia Booth Womack, director of the Minority Engineering Program at Purdue University.

Purdue team advances to Rube Goldberg finals competition

February 20, 2017 - 5:00am
A Purdue student team is headed to the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest finals next month.

Professor says U.S. lags in workplace gender equality

February 15, 2017 - 5:00am
A Purdue University professor known internationally for her work and research in gender equity in the workplace believes Monday’s (Feb. 13) female business leaders meeting at the White House was a good start.

Purdue students, faculty and staff invited to learn about new global online learning opportunities

February 15, 2017 - 5:00am
Purdue University students, faculty and staff are invited to learn more about a new partnership that will offer global online learning opportunities.

FAA approves flight school status for Purdue Aviation

February 14, 2017 - 3:25pm
Purdue Aviation LLC has hit a milestone in its growth with Federal Aviation Administration, or FAA, approval of Part 141 flight school certification, which allows it to offer a more structured flight training syllabus for future professional pilots.

Purdue’s 2016 highlights captured on video

February 14, 2017 - 5:00am
The major happenings at Purdue University during 2016 are highlighted in the Purdue Alumni Association’s 62nd edition of the Year in Review video, formerly the Newsreel.

Purdue announces philanthropic component to Back a Boiler

February 13, 2017 - 1:30pm
On Saturday (Feb. 11), Purdue announced a philanthropic component to complement its Back a Boiler income share agreement initiative.

Purdue Theatre professor calls 2017 Oscar nominees dark films

February 13, 2017 - 5:00am
The 2017 Academy Awards offer diversity in performance and some high-profile movies. A Purdue University Theatre professor believes the nominated Best Picture category is full of films from a 'dark' perspective.

College of Liberal Arts opens career center

February 13, 2017 - 5:00am
Purdue University’s College of Liberal Arts on Monday (Feb. 13) announced the opening of its Liberal Arts Career Center and two new partnerships designed to help its students gain meaningful job experience and launch their careers.

Purdue, CME Group to host Commodity Classic session on sentiment toward U.S. ag economy

February 13, 2017 - 5:00am
Economists from Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture and CME Group will present an agricultural outlook session ahead of the 2017 growing season at the Commodity Classic in San Antonio, Texas.