Purdue Calumet College of Business providing leadership training to EC middle schoolers

Purdue University Calumet’s College of Business has received $30,754 of a $54,000+ collaborative grant from Foundations of East Chicago to provide self-leadership training to help East Chicago middle school students realize their potential for successful futures. Teaming with Junior Achievement Northwest Indiana Operations and the Northwest Indiana chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management, […]

Purdue University Calumet open house for prospective students is Nov. 1

Students walking on campus

High school students, their parents, prospective transfers and others interested in learning more about the Purdue University Calumet experience are invited to attend the university’s Fall Open House at 9 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 1 in Alumni Hall of the Student Union & Library, 2233 173rd St. Attendees of this free, comprehensive three-hour event will gain […]

Students study language and culture in Spain

Spanish and Foreign Language students with their certificates of achievement

Seven Purdue University Calumet students who participated in a foreign language and cultural immersion program in Spain this past summer added a digital reflection component to their experience. “Studying abroad changed my life forever,” Purdue University Calumet junior Kevin Kountz said. Studying at the Universidad de Extremadura in the city of Caceres, students stayed with […]

High School Senior Affirmation Night at Purdue Calumet 10/8 for 21st Century Scholars

Senior Affirmation Night for 21st Century Scholars will be held at Purdue University Calumet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 8 in Rooms 103 and 107 of the Gyte Building. Senior Affirmation Night is offered to ensure that 21st Century high school senior scholars understand what they must do during their final year […]

Purdue Calumet launches program to encourage success among Black male students

Dr. Tyrone Bledsoe

To encourage student success and degree persistence among African American male students, Purdue University Calumet is launching a campus chapter of the nationally recognized Brother-To-Brother/SAAB (Student African American Brotherhood) program. Program founder, CEO & President is keynote speaker Program founder Tyrone Bledsoe will be the keynote speaker at a campus kickoff event at 11 a.m., […]