She did her homework & came to America; now she’s ready to become an engineer Padmalochini Umakanthan has come a long way from her hometown of Chennai, Tamilnadu in India – educationally, figuratively and literally.
Class of 738 to be honored at Tuesday afternoon (12/18) Commencement Exercises More than 400 fall graduation candidates and summer graduates will participate in Purdue University Calumet’s December Commencement Exercises at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday (12/18) at the Radisson Star Plaza Theater.
Allen Pennington understands what it takes to persevere and overcome difficulties. Despite being legally blind his entire life, the 39-year-old Whiting resident is within two classes of earning a Purdue baccalaureate degree in sociology at Purdue University Calumet. He expects to complete that coursework early this summer—and just in time, too!