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Prof: WW I anniversary may not yet be on radar for Americans

Many countries will mark the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I this summer, and even though America's military role in the conflict came later, now is a chance to learn about a war that is often overlooked, says a Purdue University historian.

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Purdue students to design, build, fly spaceflight experiment to test green propellant

Students taking the Zero-Gravity Flight Experiment course at Purdue University will see their creation soar to the upper atmosphere to study a new green propellant, partnering with Aerojet Rocketdyne to demonstrate that the propellant can replace the traditional but highly toxic hydrazine fuel.

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Powertrain and vehicle systems engineering firm joins Purdue Research Park

Commercial vehicle OEMs, automobile manufacturers, tier-one suppliers and smaller companies that develop engines, transmissions and hybrid systems, as well as fleet managers who want to understand and improve fuel efficiency, could benefit from an engineering firm that has become a tenant in the Purdue Research Park.

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South Shore Clean Cities to celebrate 15-year anniversary on July 24 in Purdue Research Park

South Shore Clean Cities Inc., a nonprofit organization whose mission is to preserve and revitalize Northern Indiana by promoting the use of clean fuels and clean vehicle technologies, will host an event this week to celebrate its 15-year anniversary.

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Trustees name student excellence and leadership center; approve academic and residential facilities improvements

Purdue University's Board of Trustees on Friday (July 18) approved naming the new student excellence and leadership center for its former chairman and Purdue alumnus Keith Krach.

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Purdue Northwest chosen as name for unified regional campus

The Purdue Board of Trustees on Friday (July 18) approved Purdue University Northwest - to be commonly referred to as Purdue Northwest (PNW) - as the name of the unified Calumet and North Central campuses.

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Trustees approve Purdue's state funding request

Purdue trustees on Friday (July 18) approved the 2015-2017 legislative request for line items, which, among other items, includes funding for two new initiatives that support the university's Purdue Moves.

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