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Tilley drives with checkered flagKyle Tilley and Cary Racing No. 1 claim victory in wild 60th annual Purdue Grand Prix

Kyle Tilley, No. 14 driving for Cary Racing #1, looked as though he were off on a sunny Saturday drive during the first bit of the 60th annual Purdue Grand Prix. However, a lap 85 run-in with another car meant the race was on.


Purdue students offered highly competitive Fulbright U.S. Student Program grants

Three Purdue University students have been offered prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Program grants to Germany, Poland and Ukraine. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is the most renowned U.S. program for students and young professionals to forge ties to foreign countries. It operates in more than 140 countries and fully funds a post-baccalaureate year abroad.


Martin muellerIndiana Corn Marketing Council awards Purdue students $25,000 assistantships

As part of its goal to promote research into the corn industry, the Indiana Corn Marketing Council (ICMC) has awarded two $25,000 assistantships to Purdue University students in the Department of Agronomy.


Racing droneGeorgia Tech wins first-ever Collegiate Drone Racing National Championship

Georgia Tech won the first-ever Collegiate Drone Racing National Championship hosted by Purdue University on Saturday, scoring more than $15,000 worth of equipment and prizes.


Bracket genius3 Purdue students win ESPN’s ‘Bracket Genius,’ $100,000

Three Purdue University students won ESPN’s “Bracket Genius” $100,000 trivia game show, which aired Tuesday (April 4).


Fellowship aims to help military-connected women undergrads

Applications will soon be accepted for the Focus Forward Fellowship, a program designed by the Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University to build skills, leadership and a sense of community among female student veterans and military-connected women.


19 Purdue students will study presidential inauguration

A group of Purdue University students will get a once-every-four-years opportunity to study a presidential inauguration from the front row of history.


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