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Mitch DanielsPresident Daniels to grads: ‘I’m talking to you’

Purdue University President Mitch Daniels made these remarks during the university’s spring commencement ceremonies the weekend of May 13-15 in Purdue’s Elliott Hall of Music.


Celebrating graduatePurdue’s annual rite of spring: Happy grads cross Elliott stage during spring ceremonies

The small steps they’ve taken over the past few years culminated for many Purdue University students this weekend (May 13-15). They graduated into the next phases of their lives.


Weather update: Classes to move remote this afternoon, employees dismissed at 4 p.m.

Purdue University announced Wednesday (Feb. 2) that all in-person class meetings on the West Lafayette campus should be moved online or canceled beginning at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, and all non-essential personnel currently working on campus today are dismissed at 4 p.m.


Keith KrachTransformation, Trust: U.S. business leader tells grads they have ‘Purdue Equation’ the world needs

Keith Krach, businessman, Purdue alumnus, former U.S. undersecretary of state and former chairman of the Purdue Board of Trustees, made these comments during winter commencement ceremonies.


foundry-boostPurdue Foundry creates new entrepreneurial programming, could invest up to $300,000 in businesses

Up to 10 teams of entrepreneurs will develop relationships with industry mentors and receive business-building guidance, and could earn up to $30,000 apiece through a new Purdue Foundry program called Boost. The program runs Oct. 29 through Feb. 24, 2022.


udall-scholarship-winnerEnvironmental and ecological engineering senior selected as Purdue’s sixth Udall scholar

Madison Hodges has a heart for public service and the gift of leadership.


Purdue to host evGrand Prix 2021 championship race

Purdue University is gearing up to host the 2021 evGrand Prix, beginning Thursday (Sept. 16) through Saturday (Sept. 18) at the university’s Grand Prix track, 1500 McCormick Road in West Lafayette.


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