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Purdue Polytechnic High School Scholarship Fund to create path to Purdue degree

A new scholarship for graduates of the Purdue Polytechnic High School in Indiana will put the dream of a Purdue college education within students’ reach.

wearable-powerBody heat through flexible fabric could power IoT devices for health monitoring for people, pets, machinery

Wearable electronics and other Internet of Things (IoT) devices are rapidly growing in popularity, but their need for consistent power can place a high burden on users. One recently proposed solution is to generate electricity using heat from the human body, animals or other ambient sources, but typical emerging devices need to be up to an inch thick to harvest maximum results.

Campus community asked to weigh in on EMPV use

An online survey is now active for students, faculty and staff to offer feedback on the use of electric and motor-powered vehicles on the Purdue University campus.

flu-imageThe flu and you: It’s complicated.

Having the flu is miserable. And what comes along with it is often even worse.

deployed-boomNASA to help fund AnalySwift, Purdue technology shown to speed design of composite deployable structures

An innovation that helps speed the design of fishing rods, skis and cell phone electronics soon will help NASA do its work in space.

kathleeon-doolittlePurdue students receive Gilman Scholarships from State Department

Five Purdue University students have received Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships to internationally expand their experiences and expertise.

Purdue’s Department of Forestry and Natural Resources breaking ground on new wildlife care facility

Purdue University’s Department of Forestry and Natural Resources (FNR) is breaking ground on a new wildlife care facility this spring. The new building will greatly expand and improve the department’s wildlife lab capability, enhance teaching experiences and increase researchers’ abilities to run controlled experiments.

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