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Mitch DanielsPurdue to acquire Kaplan University, increase access for millions

Purdue University announced Thursday (April 27) the creation of a new public university that will further expand access to higher education.


Giving students‘All together,’ Purdue Day of Giving soars to new $28.2 million record for 24-hour higher-ed campaign

With “All Together” as its rallying theme, Purdue’s fourth annual Day of Giving inspired supporters around the country and the world to raise a record $28.2 million from 15,181 donations in 24 hours. The total, more than 54 percent higher than last year’s $18.3 million, sets the record—for the third consecutive year—for most dollars raised for higher education through a single-day campaign.


Brianda Elzey awarded George Washington Carver Fellowship to further graduate studies

Brianda Elzey, a graduate research assistant in Purdue University’s College of Agriculture, has been awarded the George Washington Carver Doctoral Fellowship, which includes a 5-year stipend of $20,400.


Burton D. Morgan Center recognized for excellence in entrepreneurial education

The Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship in Purdue’s Discovery Park has been recognized for its innovations in student experiential education.


Purdue University adopts student honor pledge

Purdue University has adopted a student-created honor pledge to encourage a culture of academic integrity as this topic continues to be ongoing with leaders in higher education.


Purdue Day of Giving celebration features 'Saturday Night Live' star and writer

As part of the fourth annual Purdue Day of Giving on Wednesday (April 26), 'Saturday Night Live' cast member Vanessa Bayer and writer Anna Drezen will take the stage with a free comedy show.


International specialty software company opens office at Purdue Research Park in Indianapolis

A California-based software company that serves pharmaceutical and other high-tech customers around the world, S-Matrix is looking to better serve its existing American customers from its newly opened office in the Purdue Research Park of Indianapolis.


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