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Purdue mechanical engineering selected for national diversity effort

Purdue is one of five universities tapped for projects aimed at increasing diversity and fostering an inclusive culture for underrepresented minorities and women in mechanical engineering.


Police make 1 arrest in cashbox theft; 2 suspects still being sought

Darlene Scaife, who was being sought by police in connection to the May 9 theft of a cashbox from an Amazon location in Purdue University's Earhart Hall, was arrested Wednesday (May 27) in Danville, Illinois. The arrest was the result of a joint investigation by the Purdue and Danville police departments.


Purdue trustees approve tuition freeze for West Lafayette

The Executive Committee of Purdue University’s Board of Trustees on Wednesday (May 27) approved a tuition freeze for the West Lafayette campus through the 2016-17 academic year. The approval marks four consecutive years of no change in base tuition after an increase in each of the 36 previous years.


Showing poultry at fairs only part of 4-H total learning experience

4-H'ers can complete their poultry projects even though the threat of the H5 avian influenza virus will prevent them from taking their birds to the Indiana county and state fairs this season, a Purdue Extension 4-H youth development specialist says.


New program seeks to serve low-income, homeless and at-risk rural veterans

The Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University announced Wednesday (May 27) the Reaching Rural Veterans initiative, a new effort that will help address needs of low-income, homeless and at-risk rural veterans in Indiana and Kentucky.


SensorHound demonstrates IoT operations monitoring software at the Alchemist Accelerator Demo Day

Vinai Sundaram, co-founder and CEO of SensorHound Inc., demonstrated his company's patent-pending solution that monitors Internet of Things devices for software defects and threats at the Alchemist Accelerator Demo Day in Mountain View, Calif.


Purdue police issue warrants in Amazon location theft, seek suspects

Purdue University police have issued arrest warrants for a father and his two children in connection with the May 9 theft of a cashbox from an Amazon location in Earhart Hall on campus.


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