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Purdue trustees approve distinguished, named and chaired faculty; new degree programs; posthumous degree

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Thursday (June 11) ratified four distinguished professors; approved the appointments of a named professor and a chaired professor, and two new degree programs; and awarded a posthumous bachelor’s degree. Trustees also approved the naming of a program and issued resolutions of appreciation for an outgoing board member and friends of the university.


UnionGatewayTrustees approve additional Protect Purdue measures for fall semester

Purdue University’s Board of Trustees on Thursday (June 11) approved a third block of actions as Purdue’s leaders, guided by medical advisors and scientific experts, continue preparing the campus to return to its learning, research and engagement missions in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. The ratifications follow earlier action sets approved by the board at special meetings on May 7 and May 26.


MemorialMallTrustees sign off on Purdue budget that 'makes safety from the COVID-19 virus its top priority'

Purdue University trustees on Thursday (June 11) approved the university’s 2021 fiscal-year operating budget, which makes safety from the COVID-19 virus its top priority and shifts millions in funding to provide it.


Purdue trustees OK plans to accommodate remote students, additional measures for fall semester

Purdue University’s Board of Trustees on Tuesday (May 26) approved plans to accommodate those students who cannot or choose not to come to the West Lafayette for the fall 2020 semester with a plan for online coursework. The online alternative was one of several actions trustees ratified as Purdue’s leaders, guided by medical advisors and scientific experts, prepare the campus to return to its learning, research and engagement missions in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Purdue trustees address pandemic response measures

Purdue University’s Board of Trustees on Thursday (May 7) approved an initial set of what will be several measures designed to prepare the university to return to on-campus instruction for the fall 2020 semester while placing protection of the people of Purdue at the highest priority.


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.


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