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Purdue Calumet Nursing Honor Society looks back at nursing profession April 10

“Nursing through the Decades”, a program about the nursing profession from the 1950s to the present, will be held at 6 p.m., Friday, April 10 in Alumni Hall of the university’s Student Union & Library.

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From left to right: Daniel J. Mitchell, 
Adedapo Akisanya, Nicole Miley, 
Tyler Lennox Bush

Purdue Calumet students & alum earn top places in script writing competition

Three Purdue University Calumet students and a recent graduate placed in the top four categories of the Broadcast Education Association’s (BEA) 2015 Festival of Media Arts competition in the script writing division.

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The Big Sell

Friday (3/27) is application deadline for ‘Big Sell’ entrepreneurial competition

Friday (3/27) is the application deadline for entrepreneurs who want to test their start-up business idea in The Big Sell Entrepreneurs in Action competition, scheduled, Saturday, April 18 at the Radisson Star Plaza.

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Alan Spector at the podium

Sociology Prof Spector to deliver Purdue Calumet annual Faculty Lecture 3/24

Professor of Sociology Alan Spector will deliver Purdue University Calumet’s annual Faculty Lecture at 6 p.m., Tuesday (3/24). He will discuss how “everyone is more alike than different” in Alumni Hall of the university’s Student Union & Library. Admission is free.

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Purdue Calumet Water Institute program focuses on water sustainability 3/20

The Purdue University Calumet Water Institute will observe United Nations World Water Day by focusing on Water for Sustainable Development, at 9:30 a.m., Friday, March 20 on campus.

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Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering Besma Smida

Purdue Calumet electrical engineering professor receives NSF CAREER grant

A Purdue University Calumet engineering faculty member has received the National Science Foundation’s prestigious CAREER Award grant to enhance spectrum efficiency for cell phones and other wireless communicative devices.

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Purdue Calumet to host open house for prospective students March 28

High school students, their parents, prospective transfers and others interested in learning more about the Purdue University Calumet experience are invited to attend the university’s Spring Open House at 9 a.m., Saturday, March 28.

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Purdue Calumet Educational Talent Search program hosts open house March 7

Purdue University Calumet’s Educational Talent Search program is hosting an open house to engage qualified prospective students and their families about college readiness, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday March 7 in the university’s Student Union & Library, Room 321.

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Purdue Calumet hosts acclaimed exhibit of blind photographers

You break an arm. What do you do? While it heals, you likely find ways to use your other arm.

You lose your sight to a progressive disease. What do you do? If you’re Pete Eckert, you become an internationally acclaimed photographer, and your work is central to an exhibit—“SIGHT UNSEEN: International Photography by Blind Artists”—that ...

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Nationally recognized sociologist/author opens Women’s History Month observance at Purdue Calumet Tuesday (3/3)

A presentation by nationally respected sociologist and author Marianne Cooper kicks off Purdue University Calumet’s Women’s History Month observance at 5 p.m., Tuesday (3/3) in the university’s Student Union & Library–Room with a View.

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