Physical Facilities puts Green Week prize into student project--Purdue News
October 3, 2008
A prize-winning entry by Physical Facilities in a Green Week poster session will help fund a "green roof" project by the student organization Boiler Green Initiative. The decision to donate the $250 prize is a sign of appreciation for BGI's energy, commitment and leadership, says Robin Mills Ridgway, environmental regulatory consultant and co-chair of the Sustainability Council at Purdue.
July 29, 2014
Michael Ladisch, distinguished professor of agricultural and biological engineering at Purdue University, has been appointed to the board of directors of the newly created Foundation for Food and Agricultural Research, which Congress authorized in the 2014 farm bill. Ladisch, who also is director of Purdue's Laboratory of Renewable Resources Engineering and holds a joint appointment in the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, is one of 15 board members appointed by U.S. agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on July 23.Read Full Story