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Trustees approve 3 master's degree programs, Division of Military Science and Technology, psychological sciences program

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (July 18) approved a Master of Science degree in engineering technology in the College of Technology at the West Lafayette campus and Master of Science degrees in electrical and computer engineering and mechanical engineering at Purdue University Calumet.

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new graduatePurdue hosts spring commencement ceremonies at West Lafayette campus

Purdue University will have awarded nearly 6,400 degrees by the time this weekend (May 16-18) is completed.

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Trustees renew IPFW management agreement, ratify provost and named professorship, vote to continue specialty plate program, approve resolutions

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (May 16) voted to renew the management agreement with Indiana University for the management of Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, ratified Debasish 'Deba' Dutta as provost and approved a named professorship.

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Thomas S. WilmethPurdue Active Learning Center library to bear brothers' names

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (May 16) approved naming the library within the future Active Learning Center for two College of Engineering alumni brothers in recognition of gifts totaling $4 million to Purdue Libraries.

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Beck gift will improve Purdue ag economics, agronomy facilities

A gift from Beck's Hybrids will provide for remodeling part of the Krannert Building and a Lilly Hall laboratory on Purdue University's campus to improve facilities for College of Agriculture faculty, staff and students.

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Debasish DuttaPurdue announces Debasish Dutta as next provost

Purdue President Mitch Daniels on Thursday (May 8) announced that Debasish 'Deba' Dutta will be the university's next provost, effective July 1.

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Purdue adds commencement ceremony due to large engineering participation, webcasts and accommodations in place

Purdue University has added a sixth ceremony for spring commencement at its West Lafayette campus due to an unexpected demand for tickets for the engineering event.

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