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Purdue, IU extend management agreement for IPFW

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (June 17) voted to renew for five years the agreement with Indiana University for the management of Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne. Under the approved terms, the agreement calls for a proposal for a revised governance structure to be presented to IU and Purdue trustees at their December 2016 meetings. Any change in the governance structure is subject to the approval of the respective boards and would be based on ongoing discussions around realignment.

Trustees approve 2 named professorships, statistics co-op program

Purdue University's Board of Trustees on Friday (June 17) approved two named professorships and a certificate-granting cooperative education program in the Department of Statistics.

Mitch DanielsPresident Daniels to graduates: Never forget those who helped, but your successes, failures are your own

I’ve often observed that the two most difficult assignments in public speaking are eulogies and commencements. They share two daunting characteristics. First, you are not the star of the show; no one is there to hear you talk. And second, it’s tough to come up with thoughts that haven’t been expressed more eloquently by others a hundred times before.

Purdue, IU presidents issue statement on IPFW management

Presidents Mitch Daniels of Purdue University and Michael McRobbie of Indiana University today issued a joint statement regarding the management agreement between Purdue and IU for the governance of Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne.

Trustees ratify professorships, approve resolution

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (April 8) approved two named professorships, renamed a third professorship and passed a resolution of appreciation for donors. The approvals were made during a meeting at the Calumet campus.

Higher Learning Commission gives final OK for Purdue University Northwest

The Higher Learning Commission approved the creation of Purdue University Northwest, the result of the unification of Purdue University Calumet and Purdue University North Central, effective Friday (March 4).

Trustees ratify 2 named, distinguished professors; approve doctorates for IUPUI School of Science

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (Feb. 26) confirmed two named and distinguished professors and also voted to recommend approval for new doctor of philosophy degrees at the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis School of Science.

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