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 […]

Students welcomed back at 2014 Convocation

Nurses looking through a picture frame with individual in a black morphsuit and gold hat

More than 2,000 students enjoyed free food, games, music, and giveaways, plus learned about campus organizations and programs at Purdue University Calumet’s annual Student Convocation Thursday (8/28). Held outdoors in Founders Plaza on a sunny, breezy day, the Student Convocation kicked off with remarks by Chancellor Thomas L. Keon and a balloon release by Student […]

Students experience literature, culture in London

Greg Goode, Mita Choudhury, Sarah Heming, Peggy Gerard, Dallas Kenny

Associate Professor of English Mita Choudhury directed a cultural immersion learning opportunity in London this summer. Students Greg Goode and Sarah Heming earned Outstanding Coordinator/Leader and Outstanding Citizen-Student awards, respectively, for their achievements during the Eighteenth-Century British Literature and Culture course. The course is part of Purdue University Calumet’s experiential learning program, in which all […]

Purdue Calumet Marriage and Family Therapy Students, Alumni Honored

For the fourth consecutive year, students and graduates of Purdue University Calumet’s marriage and family therapy master’s degree program have been recognized nationally and statewide. National awards Alumni Jonathan Kimmes of Winona, Minn. and Jennie Sawyer Murphy of Simpsonville, SC earned two of three annual research thesis awards presented by the American Association for Marriage […]