Graduation Feature – Ray and Brigid

Raymond and Brigid Lukas

Dyer couple, Illinois natives will graduate together from Purdue Calumet Few students excuse themselves from the first day of class, but Purdue University Calumet’s Raymond Lukas had a good reason for leaving his Spanish 101 instructor, Barbara Shinovich, a phone message two days before the 2011 fall semester began.”

Storied student-athlete career

Alex Starr

Sports & more, Plymouth graduate has enjoyed total package at Purdue Calumet Three reasons factored into Alexandria (Alex) Starr’s decision to attend Purdue University Calumet: opportunities to get a Purdue education, take advantage of Chicago proximity and continue her basketball career..

Munster professor’s book offers perspectives on controversial 2009 Iranian demonstrations

Yahya Kamalipour-crop

Professor, Head of Purdue University Calumet’s Department of Communication and Creative Arts, and Munster resident Yahya R. Kamalipour has edited a published book—his 14th—that offers worldwide perspectives about the controversial, 2009 Iranian demonstrations.

Merrillville professor receives Fulbright Scholar Award

Charles Rarick-crop

Charles Rarick, a Purdue University Calumet professor of international business and a Merrillville resident, has received a Fulbright Scholar Award to participate in the Fulbright Specialists Program this spring in the Philippines at De La Salle University.