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 […]

Student researchers featured on Chicago WGN TV News

WGN reporter with student researchers Wenchao Lu and Phillip Arteaga

Can learning and long term memory be enhanced by brain stimulation? Through a Purdue University Calumet Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering research project, two students—graduate enrollee Wenchao Lu and electrical engineering undergraduate/McNair Scholar Phillip Arteaga—are attempting to find out and, in the process, advance new knowledge. The students are researching the effects of low […]

1,486 Purdue University Calumet Students Earn Dean’s List Honors

Some 1,436 Purdue University Calumet undergraduate students qualified for the university’s 2014 spring semester Dean’s List for outstanding academic achievement. Students who have completed 12 credit hours, including at least six during the spring semester, qualified for Dean’s List recognition by sustaining an overall grade point average of at least 3.5 and a semester grade […]