April 21, 2011
In the spotlight
Golf coach goes
Devon Brouse knows a thing or two about golf. Now in his 13th season as the head coach of both the men's and women's golf teams at Purdue, Brouse spent 20 years as the head coach of the men's team at the University of North Carolina. Over the next two weekends, he will lead his Boilermakers into the Big Ten Championships.
global to find success
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Featured News for Employees
Everyday Wellness: Spring into health by cutting back on the Big Three
Want to reduce your risk of high blood pressure, poor sleep and weight gain? Cut back on the Big Three -- salt, caffeine and sugar. Purdue can help you with WorkLife Programs registered dietitians, Weight Watchers vouchers, and the Purdue Farmers Market. Read more...
Pair of events to celebrate faculty, teaching excellence
Faculty and graduate students will be recognized at two celebratory events next week. Read more...
WorkLife Programs offering by-invitation presentations
Haven't been able to make it to a class? Need some different programming for a meeting or event? WorkLife Programs will come to you. Schedule a presentation for your department or work group for a retreat, staff meeting or special session. Read more...
Integrating technology in agronomy courses enhances the learning environment
From the start of his teaching career, technology has captivated agronomy professor George Van Scoyoc. A 1979 Radio Shack TRS 80, Model I computer was the first of many technologies he's adapted for instruction. Today, he has mastered Adobe Connect and Skype to facilitate discussions between his Purdue students in West Lafayette and those in Kenya and South Africa. Read more...
Officials celebrate opening of new West Lafayette autism center
More than 200 people attended the ribbon-cutting celebration Wednesday (April 20) for the new Cornerstone Autism Center in the Purdue Research Park of West Lafayette. The facility's opening is taking place during National Autism Awareness Month. Read more...
Purdue Libraries to extend hours as students prep for finals
Purdue University Libraries will extend hours at four facilities to help students prepare for final exams. Read more...
Research News & Special Reports
Researchers in various studies looking for participants
Here is a list of research studies that currently are looking for participants. Read more...
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