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Engagement is an active process that continuously yields results. Below are just a few examples of Purdue university’s impact in different arenas and with specific demographics. We make introductions, create partnerships, facilitate growth, explore and discover new and better processes. In short, engagement is the act of making things happen.

Purdue’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership has served more than 440 Indiana companies with workforce training and production needs. https://www.distance.purdue.edu/TAPMEP/

The I-STEM program at Purdue is Over 130 schools representing over 2,000 teachers and over 53,000 students involved in the Indiana Science Initiative. During the 2010-2011 pilot, student performance on ten content tests and two science process skills tests indicated statistically significant improvement in scores. https://www.istemnetwork.org/index.cfm

The Purdue Technical Assistance Program (TAP)
Economic impacts FY ending June 2012
Increased or retained - $114,796,964
Cost Savings - $14,850,874
Capital Investment - $32,448,500
Jobs Created or Retained - 1,854
Employees Trained - 5,426