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The Data Mine

The Data Mine is a living, learning and research-based community created to introduce students to data science concepts and equip them to create solutions to real-world problems.

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Agriculture Technology and Innovation

This learning community is open to any student interested in using technology to look at agriculture in new and innovative ways.  

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Air Force ROTC

The Air Force ROTC of Purdue Learning Community is designed to bring together freshmen AFROTC students who have the ultimate goal of becoming Officers in the United States Air Force.

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Altered Harmony: Jazz and Society

Explore the "conversation" of jazz music and its impact on American democracy and society.

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Army ROTC

The Army ROTC Learning Community is designed to immerse students into an environment that promotes team building and a sense of belonging within the AROTC program.

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Bands and Orchestras - Science

The First-Year Engineering Bands and Orchestra - Science Learning Community is open to all first-year band and orchestra students who are enrolled in the College of Science.

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Boiler Serves: Community Engagement

Boiler Serves is a strengths-based program that supports students in understanding their unique leadership abilities they possess that enable them to practice service for positive social change.

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Computer Science

This academic semester-long experience will allow you to live, learn, and connect with other CS Bridge students who are passionate about Computer Science through a vibrant residential learning community.

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Discoveries In Biology

College of Science students take their first steps into the fast-paced world of scientific discovery by becoming a part of the Discoveries in Biology Learning Community.

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Discoveries In Chemistry

College of Science students take their first steps into the fast-paced world of scientific discovery by becoming a part of the Discoveries in Chemistry Learning Community.

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Entrepreneurship and Innovation

If you have an interest in learning how businesses launch, compete and grow, consider the Entrepreneurship & Innovation Learning Community (ELC).

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Environmental Sciences

The Environmental Sciences Learning Community provides you with an opportunity to explore emerging problems and innovative solutions concerning the environment.

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Future Media

A journey of discovery of new media experiences, technologies, and business models combining technical work in new media and 3D visualization with theoretical analysis of future media scenarios empowered by trade-off thinking.

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Gender Inclusive Residential Community

This Learning Community welcomes all students and provides a gender inclusive residential environment in addition to oppotunities for connection with faculty from interdisciplinary studies.  

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Global Science Partnerships

This LC will help you develop intercultural competencies and advance your global leadership skills.

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Hands-On Design and Fabrication

This experience focuses on training students in varying state-of-the-art fabrication and manufacturing techniques so they can learn how to design, plan, and build a project themselves.  

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Leadership for Social Change

The Leadership for Social Change Learning Community focuses on leadership that positively impacts the world.

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Math Education

A great way for Teacher Education students to explore Math Education through a common course, professional development, and social activities.

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Musical Theater

The Musical Theater Learning Community provides incoming students with an instant social and learning group that is interested in Broadway, theater, and music.

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Naval ROTC

The Naval ROTC Learning Community is devoted to building a solid foundation for future Navy and Marine Corps Officers.

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Psychology

Join other first-year Psychology students with your interests as they begin exploring human behavior and the mind. Through active LC participation, you will bring your classroom education to life.

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Science of Nutrition

The Science of Nutrition Learning Community provides students with the opportunity to explore the scientific basis that helps us understand the relationships between foods and health.

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Study Plants @ Purdue

Come grow your plant knowledge and interest in this first-semester learning community! 

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Sustainability Studies

Are you concerned about the environment? Climate change? Species extinction? Animal rights? The future of the planet? Changing the world? Then this is the learning community for you.

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Tanzania

Come live on the Indian Ocean, work in rural Tanzanian schools, and go on a wildlife safari – explore the Tanzania Study Abroad Learning Community!

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TEACH! Secondary

TEACH! Learning Communities are designed to bring first-year Teacher Education students together through academics, professional development, and social activities.

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Texts, Meaning and Life

Be transformed by reading Transformative Texts! Consider life’s big questions while fulfilling your Written and Oral Communication course requirements and exploring diverse human responses to “the meaning of life”.

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The Data Mine - Actuarial Science

This cohort of The Data Mine provides training for students at all levels to solve real-world problems that lie at the intersection of Actuarial Science and Data Science.

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The Data Mine - Agriculture

This community within The Data Mine allows students to gain learning outcomes directly related to their major program of study within the College of Agriculture. 

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The Data Mine - Biology

In this section of The Data Mine, students will be introduced to basic tools and techniques used in large data analysis with a focus on applications in biology.

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The Data Mine - Chemistry

Students in this cohort of The Data Mine will work on a wide range of data-driven projects in the field of chemistry. 

 

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The Data Mine - Corporate Partnerships

In this cohort of The Data Mine, students will work on research projects sponsored by corporate partners of the University. 

 

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The Data Mine - Critical Data Studies

This Data Mine Learning Community, part of a collaboration with the Honors College, Purdue Libraries and the Department of Anthropology, seeks to create tools and methods to help scholars think critically and engage the public in conversation about the role of Data Science in society.

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The Data Mine - Data Visualization

Students in this cohort of The Data Mine will learn the essentials of data visualization, which is a key component of data science and a common thread across majors and disciplines.

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The Data Mine - Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

As part of The Data Mine LC, students in this learning community work with big data sets in the geosciences including atmospheric, planetary, geology and geophysics practices.

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The Data Mine - HDFS

Through data collection, management and analysis, students in this Data Mine cohort will conduct Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) related research that contributes to the well-being of individuals and families across the life course and in diverse contexts.

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The Data Mine - Institutional Assessment, Diversity, and Student Success

Students will utilize data to study many aspects of the student experience at Purdue University, including not only institutional assessment projects, but also components and activities related to diversity, student success, campus climate, research methodologies, etc.

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The Data Mine - Pharmacy

The Pharmacy Data Mine is devoted to the use of data sciences in pharmaceutical research and pharmacy practice.

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The Data Mine - Philosophy

Students in this Data Mine cohort will learn to recognize, explore and apply philosophical methods and approaches to data science.

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The Data Mine - Physics

In this cohort of The Data Mine, students will experience an active research environment targeted at the analysis of large data and/or data related to particle physics research. 

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The Data Mine - Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering

In this Data Mine LC, students work to predict health events and determine health interventions from health-related data. 

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The Data Mine - Statistics

Students will participate in a new course co-coordinated by faculty from Biology, Physics, and Statistics, and an introductory graduate-level course in Data Science and Statistics.

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The Data Mine - Vertically Integrated Projects

Students in this cohort of The Data Mine work in multidisciplinary teams of students to engage in research-based projects.

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The Data Mine - Writing and the Data Sciences

We will focus on how to shape compelling, data-rich narratives for diverse audiences.

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Women in Science

Women in Science Programs address issues such as interviewing skills, graduate school, academic achievement, social balance, study abroad, and more.

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