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Purdue Lunabotics student organization places second in NASA robotics competition

Purdue Lunabotics, a student organization focused on the advancement of robotics for space exploration, recently placed second in the on-site mining category at the 2015 NASA Robotic Mining Competition at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.


Purdue, West Lafayette to welcome students living off campus

For the 16th consecutive year, volunteers from Purdue University and the city of West Lafayette will go around the New Chauncey and Northwestern Heights neighborhoods on Monday (Aug. 24) evening to meet students living off campus and welcome them to West Lafayette and Purdue.


University Residences to begin fall semester at 103 percent capacity

Purdue University Residences will open the 2015-16 academic year with close to 300 student residents housed in temporary spaces.


Purdue officials propose tuition freeze for fourth straight year, 3.5 percent merit pay increase

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (May 15) endorsed a proposed tuition freeze for resident, nonresident and international students at the West Lafayette campus through the next two academic years, making a total of four years of no change in base tuition after 36 consecutive years of increases.


Wade Steffey Memorial scholarships awarded to 2 Indiana students

Two students from Indiana have been chosen as recipients of Purdue University's Wade Steffey Memorial Scholarship.


4 Indianapolis-area students receive full-ride scholarships to Purdue

Four incoming students from the Indianapolis area will receive Purdue University's top two scholarships to cover their educational expenses.


HVAC software team wins Schurz Innovation Challenge at Purdue

Grissom Controls, which offers a software solution to optimize controls for highly complex heating, cooling and ventilation systems in buildings, took top honors and $5,000 at the fifth Schurz Innovation Challenge at Purdue on Thursday (April 30).


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