October 20, 2022

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Purdue Global commencement set for Saturday in West Lafayette

Purdue Global will celebrate nearly 1,200 graduates in commencement ceremonies on Saturday (Oct. 22). An in-person ceremony is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. ET at Elliott Hall of Music on the Purdue West Lafayette campus, followed by a virtual ceremony at 7 p.m.

Media contacts: Tom Schott, tschott@purdue.edu and Matthew Oates, oatesw@purdue.edu


Purdue’s tradition of opportunity expands with Purdue Global, Purdue Polytechnic High Schools

Purdue University was created to serve the state of Indiana and to educate underserved, underrepresented students. Learn how that tradition continues today.

Media contact: Tim Doty, doty2@purdue.edu


Purdue Polytechnic High School grad shares journey from refugee camp to college

Pursuing a double major in nutrition science and brain and behavioral sciences, Purdue sophomore Soneya Tamang plans to one day become a surgeon.

Media contact: Matthew Oates, oatesw@purdue.edu


Purdue continues to lead in microelectronics

Microelectronics are the focus of Purdue faculty working with universities and government entities to prepare a workforce in the U.S. that is ready to handle growing industry demands.

Media contact: Brian Huchel, bhuchel@purdue.edu


A conversation with Brian Lamb and Mitch Daniels set for Oct. 24

Purdue President Mitch Daniels will join C-SPAN founder and Purdue alum Brian Lamb for a wide-ranging conversation on the university’s engaging recent history and other topics of importance to our country and higher education Oct. 24 in Stewart Center’s Fowler Hall on Purdue’s campus.

Media contact: Brian Huchel, bhuchel@purdue.edu


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