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Two finalists for the position of Purdue University provost and executive vice president for academic affairs and diversity will make presentations in forums open to the campus community.
The Purdue University College of Agriculture was well represented at the 2017 World Food Prize Symposium, with alumnus Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina receiving the prestigious World Food Prize and Jayson Lusk, distinguished professor and head of the Department of Agricultural Economics, presented with the Borlaug CAST Communication Award.
The Purdue University community is encouraged to participate Thursday (Oct. 19) in a campus drill simulating a major earthquake.
Purdue program working to boost recruitment of teachers in science receives grant renewal from state
Purdue University has received renewal on a state grant for three programs designed to boost the recruitment and retention of teachers in science.
While conjuring up fear or a good scare is part of Halloween, a Purdue University expert cautions people to remember why humans feel and experience fear.
SensorHound Inc. was recognized with a 2017 TechConnect Defense Innovation Award at this year's Defense Innovation Summit, held in Tampa, Florida.
Kathleen Abrahamson, an associate professor in Purdue University’s School of Nursing, has been awarded a Hulman Health Achievement Award in the Health Science and Research category. She will receive her award from the Indiana Public Health Association at the Indiana History Center in Indianapolis on Oct. 19.
When third-grader Anna McCloud learned the name of a bird flying near her school in Lafayette, Indiana, she was somewhat astounded.
Purdue University, the Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST), and the Council of Higher Education of Jordan have agreed to establish the Regional Center for Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Resistance.
2017 Midwest Summit, involving several universities, to help students interested in graduate and professional studies
More than 20 percent of students graduating from Purdue University each year continue their education at an advanced level by enrolling in a graduate or professional school. Searching for the right fit can be daunting. Thinking about college choices and funding can be overwhelming. Beginning this fall, the Purdue Graduate School intends to make this process much easier.
Michael Faraday’s Chemical History of the Candle will be the theme of the annual Fall Chemistry Show.
A new Purdue University outdoor learning space will help children with communication, sensory and motor skill challenges thrive in a fun environment while engaging in therapy.
The Purdue Board of Trustees on Friday (Oct. 13) voted to withhold $10,500 of President Mitch Daniels’ potential pay for 2016-17 after evaluating his performance at 95 percent.
Trustees approve professorships, administrative appointments, IUPUI department name change, resolution for donors
The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (Oct. 13) approved four named professorships and ratified a distinguished professorship and named deanship for the new dean of the College of Science.
Residents in several Indiana communities are part of new Purdue research determining how households consume energy.
The Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center’s Purdue University Galleries will display a contemporary photography exhibition from Oct. 23 to Dec. 9 titled 'INDECISIVE MOMENT.'
Purdue University’s Climate Change Research Center is leading a new statewide initiative to compile the latest scientific research into a series of reports designed to provide Indiana decision makers with accessible, understandable and timely information about climate change impacts.
Qura Inc., a digital health care startup, has signed a license agreement with Purdue Research Foundation and a development agreement with Helbling Technique to advance its wireless implantable pressure sensor technology.
Purdue University police are informing motorists of traffic disruptions on campus the morning of Saturday (Oct. 14) due to the Purdue Boilermaker Half Marathon.