Not many college students get the opportunity to travel across the globe to compete for $100,000 in an international competition. Two Purdue undergraduates did, and it led to much more than just an exciting experience.
The air may be breathable and the location is on planet Earth, but for two weeks a multidisciplinary team of Purdue students and alumni will eat, sleep, work and live like they’re on Mars.
Some politicians say they are refugees who fled hardships and struggles abroad; others argue they are undocumented immigrants who illegally sought passage into the United States.
Purdue discovery nominated for 2018 molecule of the year, one of only eight for significant international recognition
'Radical' technology being developed at Purdue University that enables a glass-like polymer to conduct electricity for transparent and flexible electronics has been nominated for 2018 Molecule of the Year by Chemical and Engineering News.
It might be 'the most wonderful time of the year' for some people. But for others, they just want to hibernate and wait for spring to come.
Natalie Carroll, professor of agricultural sciences education and communication (ASEC) and agricultural and biological engineering (ABE), received the Frederick L. Hovde Award of Excellence in Educational Service to the Rural People of Indiana. Indiana Farm Bureau established the Hovde Award to recognize outstanding educational contributions by a Purdue faculty or staff member to the well-being and progress of rural Indiana.
Purdue Research Foundation President Brian Edelman announced Tuesday (Dec. 11) that Scott Henderson, an international commercialization expert, will serve as the foundation’s new chief entrepreneurial officer.
After a dazzling opening to Purdue’s 150th celebration and charge to address the world’s greatest challenges, the sesquicentennial momentum continues in 2019 with a lineup of world-renowned experts, innovators and change makers.
Grief isn’t equal to sadness and people grieving around the holidays aren’t always going to shed tears as a result, according to a Purdue professor who specializes in grief.
A record 126 women were elected this year to the United States Congress, according to the Center for American Women and Politics, opening the door for a historic upcoming legislative session.
More than 350 Purdue Extension educators and extension specialists gathered at the Purdue Memorial Union for the annual Professional Development Conference, an event that recognizes individuals for outstanding service and offers educational and collaborative opportunities.
Purdue University’s winter commencement ceremonies will broadcast live on the internet.
Unlimited data draining your wallet? Your plan costs more in U.S. than those in most developed countries
Have you ever felt a jolt of panic when eyeing your cellphone bill? If you live in the United States, you’re not alone, according to a recent report by Finnish research firm Rewheel, which found Americans pay more for wireless data than consumers in most developed countries.
Purdue students on all three of the university’s physical campuses will see no increase in room and board rates for the 2019-20 academic year.
The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (Dec. 7) granted approval to accept gifts from Purdue alumnus and former trustee Bruce White and his wife, Beth, along with the Dean and Barbara White Foundation, which will fund a transformative renovation of the Union Club Hotel, and empowered a team to begin the preliminary project planning. The board also approved the sale of land in the Purdue Aerospace Technology Park on the West Lafayette campus and the acquisition of real estate adjacent to the Purdue Fort Wayne campus.
The Purdue University Board of Trustees voted Friday (Dec. 7) to establish Purdue Online, a new organizational unit that will systematically develop a coordinated, unified system-wide portfolio of online course and degree offerings for students of all types.
Living with an autoimmune disease can feel like an insider is attacking your body. An estimated 24 million people in the United States are affected by autoimmune diseases, a group of diseases in which the person’s immune system attacks part of the person’s own body.
Purdue University Galleries will exhibit the 2017 Korean Ensemble of Contemporary Dance (KECD) International Poster Exhibition, titled 'By Design.' The exhibition will be in the Robert L. Ringel Gallery from Jan. 7 through Feb. 9.
Purdue researchers devise 3D printer that can make energetic materials safer, in more environmentally friendly way
Purdue University researchers have devised a method of 3D printing that can produce energetic materials with fine geometric features faster and with less expense than traditional methods, while also being safer and more environmentally friendly.
Purdue solar device to dry grains other food products and fight waste wins national product design award
Think about this in the battle against world hunger: An estimated one-third of food produced in 2017 was lost postharvest. Gone, due to mold, insects and such due to improper drying, according to the National Institutes of Health.