PUC student nursing teams apply learning to hospital, campus health concerns

Workplace abuse, development of a stroke scale, and pressure ulcer assessment and treatment were among 15 topics and projects identified by northwest Indiana hospitals for research follow-up this past fall by 47 Purdue University Calumet nursing students. The students were the first to complete the university’s new Capstone Course in Nursing (NURS 498). The course,…
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Spending spring break performing community service

In an effort to help build stronger communities, Purdue University Calumet is offering students an outreach alternative to spring break next March. Purdue Calumet is sponsoring “Spring Break-thru,” a community service program designed to enrich local, regional and national communities. Students can choose to volunteer their services, March 16-20, at one of three sites: Haven…
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Purdue Calumet at starting gate of new equine management offerings

A horse of a different color is coming to Purdue University Calumet in the form of a new academic major and certificate in equine management. The major is available within the Bachelor of Arts in Business curriculum offered through the School of Management. An 18-credit hour Certificate of Equine Management will be taught online. Students…
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