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Marinaro bikeHydraulic bike design earns top prize in national competition

A Purdue student team’s design for a chainless bicycle powered solely by hydraulic pumps and motors rode away with first place at the National Fluid Power Association Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge.

Purdue’s top students to be recognized at 2017 commencement

Purdue University will honor some of its highest academic-achieving graduating seniors May 13-15 during commencement ceremonies.

Six Purdue science researchers earn prestigious NSF CAREER awards

Six Purdue College of Science faculty members received Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards from the National Science Foundation.

Mitch DanielsPurdue to acquire Kaplan University, increase access for millions

Purdue University announced Thursday (April 27) the creation of a new public university that will further expand access to higher education.

Giving students‘All together,’ Purdue Day of Giving soars to new $28.2 million record for 24-hour higher-ed campaign

With “All Together” as its rallying theme, Purdue’s fourth annual Day of Giving inspired supporters around the country and the world to raise a record $28.2 million from 15,181 donations in 24 hours. The total, more than 54 percent higher than last year’s $18.3 million, sets the record—for the third consecutive year—for most dollars raised for higher education through a single-day campaign.

Brianda Elzey awarded George Washington Carver Fellowship to further graduate studies

Brianda Elzey, a graduate research assistant in Purdue University’s College of Agriculture, has been awarded the George Washington Carver Doctoral Fellowship, which includes a 5-year stipend of $20,400.

Burton D. Morgan Center recognized for excellence in entrepreneurial education

The Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship in Purdue’s Discovery Park has been recognized for its innovations in student experiential education.

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