Purdue Calumet to host ‘Chinese Moon Festival’ Sept. 19

Traditional Chinese cuisine, singing, dancing, games and sporting activities are included in Purdue University Calumet’s eighth annual Chinese Moon Festival celebration, at 6 p.m., Friday, Sept. 19 on campus in the Fitness and Recreation Center. Community residents invited University faculty, staff, students and members of the northwest Indiana community are invited to the attend the […]

Community Hospital contributes to enhanced Purdue Calumet athletics training facility

The Community Hospital of Munster, Indiana has stepped up a partnership recently established with Purdue University Calumet in support of the university’s intercollegiate athletics program. The partnership includes improvement and expansion of campus-based training services for student-athletes, including development of an outpatient physical therapy clinic within the university’s Fitness and Recreation Center. Physical therapy also […]

Purdue University Calumet’s From Boots to Books hosts 2014 Stand Down

Purdue University Calumet will host its third annual Stand Down from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 8 at the Indiana National Guard Limited Army Aviation Support Facility, 6289 Industrial Highway, Gary (near the Gary Airport).

The event will offer services to veterans and their families including employment information, counseling services, health screenings, medical services, substance abuse treatment information, Veterans Administration (VA) and Social Security Benefits, and more.

Alverno Lab, Friends of St. Francis Committee Donate to Purdue Calumet Program

From Boots to Books donation from Alverno Labs, Friends of St. Francis Committee donation

Alverno Clinical Laboratory of Hammond in collaboration with employees comprised of Friends of St. Francis Mission Committee recently donated $772.37 in proceeds from Alverno’s recent hot dog sale to Purdue University Calumet’s From Boots to Books Program. (FBBP) From Boots to Books is an academic support program that assists veteran and enlisted students and family […]

Purdue University Opens Northwest Indiana Engagement Office

Tim Sanders Photo

  Timothy Sanders to direct office, support regional campus efforts   As a point of contact for connecting Purdue University expertise with priorities of Northwest Indiana business, industry and government, university administrator Timothy Sanders has assumed a new role as Director of Purdue’s newly-established Northwest Indiana Engagement Office. Sanders, who began his new duties Tuesday […]