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PPHS students in beekeeping suitsPurdue Polytechnic High School students ‘abuzz’ with urban agriculture projects

There’s a different type of buzz around Purdue Polytechnic High School Schweitzer Center at Englewood these days.


Students are doing science experimentPurdue mobilizes resources to meet record demand

A year after implementing de-densification plans, Purdue focuses on optimizing usage of its available space.


Sisters Winifred and Frieda Parker Courageous Parker sisters were ‘Boilermakers in every sense’

By naming residence halls after Frieda and Winifred Parker, Purdue celebrates their successful campaign to integrate student housing.


Senior Luke Lael's experience as a queer man at Purdue has been full of support and growth.Luke Lael

As someone who identifies with the LGBTQ+ community, senior Luke Lael says that the top-ranked resources offered at Purdue has been crucial toward the acceptance and affirmation he experiences as a Boilermaker.


Katie Johnson’s imageGraduating ahead of her class

Persistent pursuit of education drives Purdue Polytechnic high schooler to earn her diploma in three years.


Jonas Gordon from Purdue Polytechnic High School (Purdue University photo/John Underwood)PPHS prepares me for my future

Purdue Polytechnic High School serves as a gateway to attaining students’ goals.


Adrian Martinez’s imageThe potential to make the impossible possible

STEM-focused curriculum prepares Purdue Polytechnic High School students for the jobs of tomorrow.


The Data Mine + Beck's HybridsThe Data Mine team leads top-priority logistics project for an industry leader

Beck’s Hybrids came to Purdue University as a longtime research partner, hoping to leverage the resources provided by the university to better its supply chain. A student team at The Data Mine has since led the charge in uncovering business problems and providing solutions, for the nearly 90-year-old operation.


Colten Lewis’s imageA persistent pursuit of ambitions

Self-directed learning model at Purdue Polytechnic High School empowers students to actualize educational ambitions .


Xavier Howard’s imagePPHS fuels creativity, builds confidence

Purdue Polytechnic High School’s culture of communication, collaboration and innovation encourages growth, achievement.


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