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Dr. Kathleen Tobin

Congratulations Dr. Kathleen Tobin

Dr. Kathleen Tobin, Associate Professor of History, has been invited to serve on the Board of Directors of the Indiana Association of Historians (IAH). Citing from their official website, IAH established in 1980 to bring together educators, scholars, genealogists, archivists, public historians, librarians and the interested public in in the study, enjoyment, and promotion of history. Congratulations ...

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Congratulations José Castro-Urioste

We would like to congratulate José Castro-Urioste whose book, Hechizo, has recently been mentioned as one of the outstanding Peruvian publications of the year 2015. An article published by the newspaper El Comercio, in Lima, stated: “A year of good books in all areas that today are cultivated by these directions. The event was, without argument, ...

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Five Purdue Calumet Graduate Students Will Present at National Conference

The following five graduate students will be presenting their work at the upcoming 2016 Annual Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association National Conference in Seattle, Washington. The conference will take place on March 22 through March 25 of next year. These students will meet with other scholars to discuss ideas and interests about the mainstream culture. ...

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Micaela JoAnn Ossanna

PUC Student Accepted in A French-Government Teaching Program

Just as last year, a Purdue Calumet student will take part in the Teaching Assistant Program in France and have the opportunity to teach English to French students. This year, we are proud to announce that Micaela JoAnn Ossanna, a PUC graduate and a double major in French and Spanish, has been accepted to the program. Micaela is ...

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English Lecture Series

English Lecture Series

Public Lecture by Dr. Steven Jones  Monday, October 5 • 3:30 PM • Powers Building, Room 123  Dr. Steven Jones of Loyola University will give a public lecture on the topic of THE DIGITAL HUMANITIES. This event will be live-streamed to the PNC campus, room LSF 170A. Jones’s book The Emergence of the Digital Humanities explores cultural changes in relation ...

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Serious Game Design Contest

English Lecture Series: Serious Game Design Contest

The ELS is excited to announce a contest to design a serious game for pedagogical use in partnership with Purdue Calumet’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS). Members of the Purdue Calumet, Purdue North Central, community colleges and public schools throughout Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland are invited to submit proposals.  The winning proposal will ...

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Graduation Expo – Fall 2015

What: Graduation Expo Get graduation information Pick up commencement ticket Purchase your own cap and gown Sign up for Purdue Alumni Calumet membership Shop for class rings, announcement, diploma frames, and more! When: Tuesday, October 20, 2015 | 10:00 am to 6 pm Wednesday, October 21, 2015 | Noon to 6 pm Where: Student Union and Library Building, first floor concourse

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Fall 2015 Commencement Ceremonies

Date:  Saturday, December 12, 2015 at 11:00 am and 3:00 pm Location:  Purdue University Calumet Fitness and Recreation Center 11:00 am Ceremony Participants College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences; College of Education; and College of Business 3:00 pm Ceremony Participants College of Engineering, Mathematics, and Science; College of Nursing; College of Technology

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Five Purdue Calumet Students Visited Japan

The day after the Super Bowl, five Purdue Calumet students and 1 professor departed for a week of conferences, research and sightseeing in Tokyo, Japan. Brittney Adams, Omar Garcia, Joshua Ross, Susan Strong and Michael Thomas presented with Associate Professor of Political Science Dr. Meg Rincker at the ICEEPS Conference held at the Toshi Center ...

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Purdue Calumet co-hosting international conference for scholars

Purdue University Calumet’s Department of English and Philosophy is playing a lead role in hosting an international conference for scholars. Through collaborative efforts of Purdue Calumet, the University of Chicago, Northwestern University and the University of Illinois at Chicago, the International Society for the Study of Narrative is holding its annual conference in Chicago at the ...

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Annual Indiana College English Association Conference

What: The Graduate Program of the English and Philosophy Department at Purdue University Calumet is proud to be hosting the annual Indiana College English Association (ICEA) Conference 2014 When: October 24, from 9 am until 5 pm Where: The conference headquarters and welcome table will be in GYTE 115 all day The presentations happening throughout the day in GYTE 111, 113, 116, and 117 Further ...

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Professional Development Series Workshop

The Human Development and Family Studies Program presents Professional Development Series Workshops: Working with Children and Families Under Stress Led by Professor Patty Rodda Open to the public, RSVP to rodda@purduecal.edu by 10/17/14 ($5 cash due at attendance) Wednesday, October 22  at SULB  321, 6-7:30 pm Multicultural Picturebooks in Early Childhood Led by Dr. Su-Jeong Wee Open to the public, RSVP to rodda@purduecal.edu by 11/7/14 ($5 cash due at ...

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English Lecture Series

The graduate program in English presents English Lecture Series: How to Talk About the Value of the Humanities in the Age of the Corporate University Speaker: Dr. Paul Jay (Loyola University) Date and Time:  Thursday, October 23, 7:30 pm Location: GYTE 103 Free and open to public Roundtable Follow-Up Discussion to Paul Jay’s Lecture Participants: Dr. David Detmer Dr. Kathleen Tobin Dr. Shawn Slavin Date and Time: ...

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Fall 2014 Commencement

What: Fall 2014 Commencement When: Thursday, December 18, 2014 11 am (for College of LASS, Business, and Technology) 3 pm (for College of Nursing, Education, and Engineering, Mathematics, and Sciences) Where: Fitness and Recreation Center, Purdue University Calumet

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Graduation Expo (Fall 2014)

What: Graduation Expo Get graduation information Pick up commencement ticket Purchase your own cap and gown Sign up for Purdue Alumni Calumet membership Shop for class rings, announcement, diploma frames, and more! When: Thursday, November 6, 2014 | Noon to 6 pm Where: Student Union and Library Building, first floor concourse

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Towle Theater Announcing Their 2015 Season Productions

Towle Theater officially announcing their 2015 season productions, which include four productions. The season premier of Towle Theater will present Shirley Valentine (February 27 & 28, March 1, 6-8, 12-15, 2015), a one-woman comedy starring Suzanne Nyhan by Willy Russell and will be directed by Jeff Casey. The second production will be Next Thing You Know (Indiana Premier), which is a musical based ...

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Women Write Resistance: 6 Nationally Known Poets to Read at PUC

Date: October 10, 2014 | 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m Location: Student Union Library Building, YJean Chambers Indiana writers’ consortium, in conjunction with Purdue Unversity Calumet’s Department of English and Philosophy and student organization First Friday Wordsmiths, are hosting six nationally known poets featured in the anthology Women Write Resistance: Poets Against Gender violence, The six featured readers are: Laura Madeline ...

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Play Dates

What? An adult comedy play Where? Towle Theater, 5205 Hohman Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320  When? September 5-7, 12-14, 18-21  | Thursday-Saturday 8 pm, Sunday 2 pm Other Information: Tikcet: Visit Towle Theater ticketing information page Further Information: Visit Towle Theater official website   

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Towle Theater Presents: Play Dates (Indiana Premier)

An Adult comedy by Sam Wolfson, co-writer of Jewtopia Towle Theater proudly present, Play Dates, a play all about love, falling in, falling out and everything in between. From the childhood innocence of your first everlasting crush, to the challenge of trying to keep the spark alive after five years of marriage, to the tortuous single years in between ...

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Fall 2014 Student Convocation

Day/ Date : Thursday/ August 28, 2014 Time: 11 pm to 2 pm Location: Founders Plaza Activities: Faculty, staff and student procession Resource Fair DJ music and other entertainment Other things to be considered: There will be free lunch and free t-shirt (need student ID) Further info: webs.purduecal.edu/studentaffairs/sc/

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