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Several Purdue representatives will carry Bicentennial Torch

Purdue University will have more than 20 runners participating locally in this year's Indiana Bicentennial Torch relay.

ISM announces $1 million support for Purdue education funding program

Purdue University and ISM Education Loans announced Wednesday (June 29) that ISM will participate through a $1 million commitment to Purdue’s Back a Boiler income share agreement initiative, an option to help students pay for higher education.

Ballard foodlinkPurdue's FoodLink now available statewide

Shoppers at more than 100 farmers markets, grocery stores, food pantries and roadside produce stands throughout Indiana can now connect with FoodLink, Purdue Extension's online hub for information about healthy foods.

Startup licenses Purdue innovation that could effectively, affordably heal wounds, ulcers commonly developed by diabetic patients

For the average person, minor scrapes and cuts don't usually cause major concern. For diabetic patients, however, these wounds can be very difficult to heal and are more likely to become ulcers that can cause significant pain and discomfort, and can even progress to the point where extremities have to be amputated.

How 'Brexit' might affect U.S. agriculture, Indiana economy

Britain's departure from the European Union would have little direct effect on U.S. agricultural trade but could slow Indiana’s economic growth tied to manufacturing, Purdue University agricultural economists say.

Pao Hall adds display cases for 'soundsuits' by artist Nick Cave

Two 'Soundsuits' by renowned visual artist Nick Cave are on permanent display in the lobby of Yue-Kong Pao Hall, home of the Patti and Rusty Rueff School of Visual and Performing Arts.

torch assemblyPurdue’s Bicentennial torch project enters next phase

The role of Purdue University in Indiana’s Bicentennial Torch Relay has stepped up from designing to assembling the golden components manufactured for the centerpiece torch.

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