Faculty and staff news
Purdue Extension is accepting nominations for the 2016 Frederick L. Hovde Award of Excellence, given to a Purdue University faculty or staff member who has contributed to the improvement of rural Indiana.
Notables and student honors.
Allan Gray, Purdue University's Land O'Lakes Chair for Food and Agribusiness, was named a fellow of the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association Wednesday (June 22) at the organization's World Conference in Aarhus, Denmark.
An experiment by Purdue University professor Steven Collicott, Ph.D., ended with success aboard the first suborbital rocket research flight by private company Blue Origin.
Faculty and staff honors, rankings.
Trustees approve new life insurance premiums and down payment for defined contribution plan liability
Purdue's Board of Trustees on Friday (June 17) approved a five-year renewal proposal for employee life insurance through Securian Financial Group (formerly Minnesota Life) and a down payment toward the defined contribution plan for non-exempt employees currently part of the Public Employees’ Retirement Fund (PERF).
Faculty and staff honors, alumni honors and student honors.