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More than 8,000 new Purdue students will participate in on-campus orientation programs

August 1st, 2022 |  Orientation Programs

As Purdue prepares to welcome its newest Boilermakers to the West Lafayette campus, staff and faculty are encouraged to plan accordingly for heavier pedestrian and vehicular traffic during move-in days, as well as throughout orientation programming.

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Staff & Faculty invited to Green Zone summer sessions to help further support military-affiliated Purdue students

June 10th, 2022 |  Veterans Success Center

Purdue’s Veterans Success Center (VSC) invites faculty, staff, and students to attend upcoming summer sessions of Green Zone training, taking place this June and July.

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Student Success staff build intercultural competence through Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI) training

March 31st, 2022 |  Student Success Programs

The Center for Intercultural Learning, Mentorship, Assessment and Research (CILMAR) at Purdue provides faculty, staff, and students the opportunity to take the Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI), a cross-cultural assessment that brings awareness to diversity and inclusion goals.

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Campus partnership will bring student- and instructor-created interactive installations to Boiler Gold Rush

March 16th, 2022 |  Orientation Programs

In partnership with Purdue’s Fusion Studio for Entertainment and Engineering (FSEE), Purdue Orientation Programs will launch its inaugural Boiler Gold Rush Entertainment Challenge this August by featuring interactive installations around campus during the week of BGR.

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Purdue Veterans Success Center reminds campus of ways to support military-connected students

February 24th, 2022 |  Veterans Success Center

Purdue’s Veterans Success Center is reminding staff and faculty of ways they can support military-connected students, particularly as the U.S. responds to the developing conflict in Ukraine.

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As demand grows for student Accountability Groups, Purdue’s Academic Success Center looks toward expanding the program

February 8th, 2022 |  Academic Success Center

One of the disadvantages many students have expressed while being in college during a pandemic is a lack of connectivity with their peers. Staff in Purdue’s Academic Success Center (ASC) say social isolation remains a problem.

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Boiler Cold Rush ushers in new spring beginners during the program’s second year

February 5th, 2022 |  Orientation Programs

The Purdue Orientation Programs team completed its second successful offering of Boiler Cold Rush this past January for spring beginners. This year’s Boiler Cold Rush program, which took place in January 2021, incorporated a few changes after its launch in 2021.

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Staff, faculty invited to upcoming Green Zone sessions that help support military-connect Purdue students

January 13th, 2022 |  Veterans Success Center

Purdue’s Veterans Success Center (VSC) invites faculty, staff, and students to attend upcoming sessions of Green Zone training, as well as the Green Zone Student Panel.

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