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Multiple campus construction projects taking place over the summer

Following spring commencement, there will be an increase in construction on and around the West Lafayette campus. Students, faculty, staff and visitors should be cautious in areas where work is taking place.

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Deadline for submitting online campus bicycle, pedestrian infrastructure feedback and upcoming meeting

A steering committee of Purdue University faculty, staff and students, along with the consulting team of Rundell Ernstberger Associates, LLC, and Toole Design Group, are collaborating to develop a strategy for the future of pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure on the West Lafayette campus.

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Purdue police urge pedestrian and bicycle caution, courtesy as busy spring arrives

Purdue University police are again reminding the campus community to be vigilant and keep bicycle and pedestrian safety in mind as the weather warms and more people head outside.

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Sirens to sound during Purdue tornado warning drill March 20

As part of Indiana's Severe Weather Preparedness Week, Purdue University's Office of Emergency Preparedness and Planning will coordinate a campus-wide tornado drill on March 20.

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Winter storm watch issued for area

The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch from late Saturday (March 1) through Monday morning (March 3) for areas of central Indiana, including Tippecanoe County.

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Purdue emergency preparedness sessions extended throughout March

Purdue University's Office of Emergency Preparedness will offer several more opportunities for the campus community to learn more about how to prepare and react to potentially dangerous situations.

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Severe storms possible on Thursday (Feb. 20)

The National Weather Service has forecast potentially strong thunderstorms on Thursday (Feb. 20) for central Indiana, including Tippecanoe County.

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