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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.


Callout for those interested in serving as student trustee set for Wednesday

The application process for the 2017-2019 student member of the Purdue University Board of Trustees is underway, and a callout is set for 7 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 11) in Krach Leadership Center, Room 260.


Commencement speaker to grads: ‘Live your dream, love your world, laugh out loud’

December commencement speech.


Purdue room and board rates to remain flat at WL, PNW campuses; IPFW weighted average rates also flat

Purdue University students at the West Lafayette campus will see no increase in room and board rates for the fifth consecutive year. At Purdue Northwest’s Hammond campus, rates will remain flat for a second consecutive year, while the overall weighted average at the Fort Wayne campus is expected to remain flat for a second year as well.


Maji SafiPurdue-affiliated startup commercializes low-cost technology to better provide drinking water in developing countries

A Purdue-affiliated startup has developed a low-cost, low-maintenance slow sand water filter technology to better provide clean and safe drinking water to schools and communities in developing countries around the world.


National Labs event brings in professionals to Purdue campus

Representatives from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Los Alamos National Laboratory and others will converge on Purdue University next week.


Schroeder prairiePurdue student uses new technology to locate unknown piece of endangered Indiana prairie

Utilizing advances in soil-mapping technology, Purdue University student Ryan Schroeder has confirmed the location of an unknown piece of endangered Indiana prairie known as gravel hill prairie.


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