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Purdue plant phenotyping facility receives gift

An initiative to strengthen Purdue University's leadership in plant sciences research and education received a boost with a $500,000 gift that will go toward an automated phenotyping facility.

Tyner: Decision on RFS is statement on greenhouse gas emissions

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's final rules on the volume of biofuels that must be produced from 2014 to 2016 continues the current policy thrust that biofuels reduce greenhouse gas emissions compared with fossil fuels, Purdue University energy economist Wally Tyner says.

Application process opens for 2016 Summer Institute on Global Food Security at Purdue

The fifth Borlaug Summer Institute on Global Food Security is June 5-18 at Purdue University for 40 graduate students from across the country taking on the challenge of finding solutions to world hunger.

Purdue job fair to recruit plumbers, electricians and custodians

Purdue University Physical Facilities will be hosting a job fair on Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. in order to attract plumbers, electricians and custodians. Approximately 20 positions will be available, all of which are full-time and offer both immediate benefits and newly increased wages.

Purdue receives inaugural 21st Century Scholars award

The state's higher education commission will honor Purdue University for its work in helping 21st Century Scholars students.

Film expert available to discuss 2015 holiday-themed movies

This season's horror-themed movie 'Krampus' could become a holiday staple in the vein of 'The Grinch Who Stole Christmas,' according to Purdue University film expert Lance Duerfahrd.

Purdue Research Foundation signs letter of intent to explore college funding alternative

Purdue Research Foundation announced Monday (Nov. 23) that it has signed a letter of intent with Vemo Education, a Reston, Virginia-based financial services firm, to further study the potential benefits of income share agreement (ISA) funds.

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