Purdue Calumet hosts Constitution Day presentation Wednesday (9/17)

Purdue University Calumet observes Constitution Day Wednesday (9/17) with a free presentation about the challenges, confrontations, debates and compromises of America’s founding fathers in their development of the U.S. Constitution. Associate Professor of History Wendy St. Jean presents “The Birth of the U.S. Constitution: Ideology vs. Compromise” at 12:30 p.m. in YJean Chambers Theatre of […]

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 […]

Purdue University Calumet recognizes 3 ‘Outstanding Faculty’

HAMMOND, Ind. — Three Purdue University Calumet faculty members have received the university’s 2013-14 Outstanding Faculty Awards—for teaching, scholarship and service. The recipients are Associate Professor of Organizational Leadership and Supervision, Schererville resident and Kamakura, Japan native Shoji Nakayama (Outstanding Teaching); Hammond resident and Professor of Sociology Alan Spector (Outstanding Scholar); and Clinical Associate Professor […]

Purdue Calumet Professor & Alumnus Produce U.S. Patent

George Nnanna

Efforts by Purdue University Calumet Professor of Mechanical Engineering George Nnanna and engineering alumnus Hasnain Jalal have produced a U.S. patent for the university and its Water Institute. Nnanna, director of the Water Institute, head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and a Crown Point resident, and Jalal of Chittagong, Bangladesh, developed an oxazine-based Optical […]