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Thomas CS enrollPurdue enrollment in computer science doubles in five years

Undergraduate enrollment in Purdue University’s Department of Computer Science has more than doubled since 2012, a circumstance that will help fill a national shortage.


Hoillett badgePurdue doctoral student develops engineering tools, devices to provide a more active learning environment to students

A Purdue doctoral student has founded a company to provide engineering education tools and novel devices to students and hobbyists to encourage a more hands-on learning experience.


Purdue scientist receives $1.6 million grant on repurposed drugs as treatment

A Purdue University researcher has been awarded a $1.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to further study whether two FDA-approved drugs can be repurposed to treat life-threatening drug-resistant bacteria.


Adadia da Cova Winery Wine industry professionals learn insights from the old wine masters on tour to Spain and Portugal

The Purdue Wine Grape Team is cultivating the industry by taking small business owners away from their vineyard operations to a place where they can turn off their iPhones and learn something new.


Battlemind to Home educates, informs about needs of veterans and their families

More than 200 community leaders, behavioral health providers and community members are expected to gather at the upcoming Battlemind to Home Mental Health Summit, which aims to help improve knowledge about military and veteran families and connect systems that support them.


Center for Families will sponsor symposium on ‘Status of Indiana Families’

Purdue University’s Center for Families will sponsor a symposium titled 'Status of Indiana Families: Issues and Answers' on Oct. 19 in Indianapolis.


Hyperloop teamPurdue takes collaborative Hyperloop pod to SpaceX competition

Pure speed is the goal behind updates and improvements on the Purdue Hyperloop pod ready to compete in the upcoming SpaceX Hyperloop competition in California.


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