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Purdue faces off in academic engineering programs bracket challenge

Purdue University students and faculty are being called on to support the College of Engineering in an academic tournament bracket.

Purdue students, organizations earn awards

The annual Student Activities and Organization awards were presented April 7 in Fowler Hall. More than 150 nominations were received for the awards, which are given to outstanding students, student organizations and organization advisers.

Giving zorbaPurdue Day of Giving shatters its own record, raising $18.3 million in 24-hour higher-ed campaign

Purdue’s third annual Day of Giving lived up to its 'Bigger and Better' theme, raising a record $18.3 million from 12,872 donations in 24 hours - and claiming, for the second year running, the record for most dollars raised for higher education through a single-day campaign.

PRF recyclingPurdue recycling innovation helps reduce waste, preserve environment

In the U.S., citizens generate more than 200 million tons of garbage each year. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency estimates that 75 percent of the American waste stream is recyclable, but only 30 percent is currently recycled.

Indy 500 experts

The following Purdue University experts can discuss various news topics related to the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.

Adranos energeticsPurdue startup continues business competition winning streak, brings home $65,000

A Purdue-related startup, which is developing a new rocket fuel formulation that could make rockets used in military and space applications travel further, carry greater payloads and be safer for the environment, has won three business competitions in the last two months, accumulating $65,000 in prize money.

Purdue to celebrate third Day of Giving on Wednesday (April 27) with ‘bigger and better’ Boiler Bash

This year's Boiler Bash - a student event celebrating Purdue Day of Giving - will feature an array of activities, including Zorb ball races, big feet racing, big glove boxing and giant tricycle races, in the spirit of the day's theme: 'Bigger and Better.'

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