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 […]

Alverno Lab, Friends of St. Francis Committee Donate to Purdue Calumet Program

From Boots to Books donation from Alverno Labs, Friends of St. Francis Committee donation

Alverno Clinical Laboratory of Hammond in collaboration with employees comprised of Friends of St. Francis Mission Committee recently donated $772.37 in proceeds from Alverno’s recent hot dog sale to Purdue University Calumet’s From Boots to Books Program. (FBBP) From Boots to Books is an academic support program that assists veteran and enlisted students and family […]

Students use 3D simulation to help youth fight hunger

Student using 3D simulation

National hunger awareness program Canstruction gave Purdue University Calumet and Purdue North Central engineering students the opportunity to help teams of local middle school students participate in the fight to combat hunger. Canstruction project students compete to build themed structures entirely out of canned food. At the conclusion of the competition, all food is donated […]

Purdue Northwest Chosen as Name for Unified Regional Campus

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                                                          PURDUE NEWS SERVICE                                                                                                          http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom July 18, 2014 WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The Purdue Board of Trustees on Friday (July 18) approved Purdue University Northwest as the name of the unified Calumet and North Central campuses. James B. Dworkin, chancellor of Purdue North Central, and Thomas L. Keon, chancellor of Purdue Calumet, praised the […]

Purdue Calumet Announces Fitness Management Scholarship Recipients

Purdue University Calumet 2014-15 Jennie Hamilton Endowed Scholarship recipient Christine Lewandowski of Whiting (middle) is pictured with Jennie Hamilton’s mother Sharon Steinhubel (left) and sister Jamie Reinhart.

Four Purdue University Calumet fitness management students have received 2014-15 scholarships awarded by the university’s Department of Fitness, Wellness and Recreational Sports. Christine Lewandowski of Whiting received the $1,500 Jennie Hamilton Endowed Scholarship, while Madisen Redar of Schererville, Brittany Olson of St. John and Tyler Borgman of Lafayette gained $1,000 John Friend Endowed Scholarships. Jennie […]