Purdue Board of Trustees news

chenn-zouOGPurdue trustees approve faculty and staff positions, new degree programs, posthumous degree

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Thursday (April 2) ratified a distinguished professor; approved the appointment of a named professor, two new degree programs and a new department; and awarded a posthumous bachelor’s degree. Trustees also approved the naming of an existing staff position and ratified an administrative position, and issued a resolution of appreciation for friends of the university.


chaney-halePurdue trustees approve naming of Chaney-Hale Hall of Science

The nation’s most technologically advanced STEM building soon will have a new name.


Trustees OK land purchase, facility namings

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Thursday (April 2) approved the purchase of a parcel of land at North 375 West in West Lafayette from the McKinnis Farm Corp. The 225 acres, located immediately east of the Agronomy Center for Research and Education (ACRE) and the Animal Sciences Research and Education Center (ASREC), will expand ACRE and ASREC from a combined 2,900 acres to 3,125 acres (an approximately 8% increase).


manfra-m20Purdue trustees ratify distinguished faculty, posthumous degree

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (Feb. 7) ratified four distinguished faculty positions and awarded a posthumous bachelor’s degree. Trustees also approved the naming of two campus facilities and issued a resolution of appreciation for friends of the university.


Purdue room and board rates to remain flat on West Lafayette campus for 2020-21

Purdue students on the West Lafayette campus will see no increase in room and board rates for the 2020-21 academic year.


data renderingPurdue trustees approve financing and plans for Data Science building, other campus facilities

The Purdue University Board of Trustees voted Friday (Dec. 6) to approve the construction of a new $40 million facility dedicated to Data Science, designed to help the university meet its goal to be a national and global leader in the field of data science and education for all students. The facility is slated to open for use in 2022.


Purdue trustees approve faculty appointments

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (Dec. 6) approved the appointments of two named professorships.


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