Campus News

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.

read more ... Purdue Calumet Educational Talent Search program hosts open house March 7

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 ...

read more ... Purdue Calumet hosts acclaimed exhibit of blind photographers

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.

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

Purdue University Calumet Celebrates Chinese New Year, Feb. 28

Purdue University Calumet will celebrate the Chinese New Year with singers, musicians, dancers, games and food at 4 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 28 in Alumni Hall of the Student Union & Library.

read more ... Purdue University Calumet Celebrates Chinese New Year, Feb. 28

Historian Runoko Rashidi presenting at Purdue Calumet Monday (2/23)

Purdue University Calumet continues its observance of Black History Month with a campus presentation about the global African presence by historian, author and essayist Runoko Rashidi at 6 p.m., Monday (2/23) in Gyte 103. Admission is free.

read more ... Historian Runoko Rashidi presenting at Purdue Calumet Monday (2/23)
Founders Day Celebration - February 25, 2015

Purdue Calumet to celebrate Founders Day Feb. 25

This year’s event—Wednesday, Feb. 25—marks Purdue Calumet’s 69th birthday. It will feature a myriad of campus activities.

read more ... Purdue Calumet to celebrate Founders Day Feb. 25
photo of Geri Hult

Purdue Calumet is training job-ready, advanced manufacturing technicians

After spending three years in the army, 19 years helping manage a small construction company in Florida, then relocating to Michigan where for two years she had difficulty finding work, Geri Hult came to realize that her next career required retraining.

read more ... Purdue Calumet is training job-ready, advanced manufacturing technicians

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.

read more ... Purdue Calumet co-hosting international conference for scholars

Get help filling out FAFSA financial aid application at ‘College Goal Sunday’ Feb. 22

College Goal Sunday, a free, financial aid application assistance program, is scheduled for 2 p.m., Feb. 22 at Purdue University Calumet—Student Union & Library, Room 200.

read more ... Get help filling out FAFSA financial aid application at ‘College Goal Sunday’ Feb. 22
photo of Matt Saltanovitz

NWI Forum Economic Development Director speaking 2/19 at Purdue Calumet

Northwest Indiana Forum Economic Development Director Matt Saltanovitz will discuss the job market and economic development opportunities regionally at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 19 in Purdue University Calumet’s Powers Building, Room 130. Admission is free.

read more ... NWI Forum Economic Development Director speaking 2/19 at Purdue Calumet