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High School Senior Affirmation Night at Purdue Calumet 10/8 for 21st Century Scholars

Senior Affirmation Night for 21st Century Scholars will be held at Purdue University Calumet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 8 in Rooms 103 and 107 of the Gyte Building.

Senior Affirmation Night is offered to ensure that 21st Century high school senior scholars understand what they must do during their final year of ...

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Purdue Calumet launches program to encourage success among Black male students

To encourage student success and degree persistence among African American male students, Purdue University Calumet is launching a campus chapter of the nationally recognized Brother-To-Brother/SAAB (Student African American Brotherhood) program.

Program founder, CEO & President is keynote speaker

Program founder Tyrone Bledsoe will be the keynote speaker at a campus kickoff event at 11 a.m., Monday ...

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Alex Cordova Claims CCAC Runner of the Week Honors

Alex (front) and Sal CordovaHAMMOND, Ind. — With his solid finish in last week’s stellar field at the annual Indiana Collegiate Championships, Purdue University Calumet sophomore Alex Cordova captured yet another Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Runner of the Week honor for the Peregrines men’s cross country program, as ...

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Sexual assault survivors at Purdue Calumet 10/6 to discuss statute of limitations on rape

Two sexual assault survivors will discuss their petition to eliminate the five-year criminal and two-year civil statute of limitations on rape in Indiana during a presentation at 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 6 at Purdue University Calumet in Room 317 of the Student Union & Library.

Raising awareness

Through their organization, Out of the Shadows, victims’ advocates Joy ...

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Purdue Calumet students to promote literacy at Hammond elementary schools (10/3)

Nearly 400 Purdue University Calumet students are partnering with the Lake Area United Way Friday (10/3) to advance literacy by mentoring and reading to students in more than 110 School City of Hammond elementary classrooms.

As part of the LAUW’s United We Read community initiative, groups of three to five students of Purdue Calumet’s Center for ...

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Purdue University Calumet to host college fair Sept. 30

Representatives from more than 100 colleges and universities will be on hand at the Central Midwest College Fair, hosted by Purdue University Calumet, Tuesday, Sept. 30, in the campus gymnasium of the Fitness & Recreation Center.

High school students and their parents are invited to attend and visit with admissions officials from schools throughout the Midwest ...

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Enrollment & retention are up at Purdue University Calumet

A jump in student retention and more first time, full time freshmen are driving an enrollment increase at Purdue University Calumet this fall.

Overall enrollment of 9,501 represents a 1 percent jump from last fall’s 9,422 total. Likewise, the 97,625 hours in which students are enrolled represent a 2.3 percent gain from a year ago.

Retention leap

Freshman ...

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Purdue Calumet’s College of Nursing gains elite national recognition

College of Nursing faculty with their awardHAMMOND, Ind.  — Purdue University Calumet’s College of Nursing received one of nursing education’s elite recognitions last weekend when it was named a Center of Excellence by the National League for Nursing.

The Purdue Calumet College is among six nursing programs to ...

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Register by Oct. 10 for Purdue Calumet’s ‘Friday University’

Race and ethnicity, wine tasting and America’s relationships with dictators are among the topics to be presented during Purdue University Calumet’s fifth annual Friday University of single session, non-credit courses, Oct. 24 & 31 on campus.

Intended for adult learners of all ages, the classes aim to be interesting, enriching and intellectual in a format void ...

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Information system vulnerability addressed

Tuesday evening (9/16), Purdue University Calumet became aware of a vulnerability in one of its information systems that includes student information. This vulnerability was addressed immediately upon its discovery.

The university is investigating how the vulnerability occurred and over what period of time. The types of data that may have been affected by the vulnerability include ...

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