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Campus traffic safety urged as campus again bustling with activity

Purdue University police are once again urging pedestrian and bicycle safety as students begin the 2014-15 academic year.

Purdue urges students to prepare for flu season's peak ahead of winter break

As students prepare to take final exams and leave campus for winter break, Purdue University health officials are urging everyone to prepare for the peak of flu season.

Purdue preparedness officials urge precautions during cold, harsh winter months

Purdue emergency preparedness officials urge the university community, particularly students from year-round warmer climates, to be aware of weather-related safety precautions to take during the winter months.

Emergency preparedness training sessions continue

All-Hazards Awareness Training is continuing to be offered to the Purdue community through in-person sessions and online through the university's Blackboard Learn and WebCert websites.

Purdue to host 'Healthy Selfies' event

Purdue Student Health Advocates (PSHA) will host 'Purdue Healthy Selfies' from 5-7 p.m. Oct. 29 at Wiley Dining Court and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 30 in front of Class of 1950 Lecture Hall.

Consultants to share bicycle, pedestrian infrastructure recommendations at Wednesday public meeting

The final recommendations for campus bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure, programs and procedures from the bicycle consulting team of Rundell Ernstberger Associates LLC and Toole Design Group will be presented at a public meeting from 4:30-6 p.m. Wednesday (Oct. 22) in Purdue Memorial Union’s Anniversary Drawing Room.

Road closures planned during Boilermaker Half-Marathon

Purdue University police advise motorists to avoid the West Lafayette campus if at all possible from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday (Oct. 18) due to the Purdue Boilermaker Half-Marathon.

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