Sexual assault survivors at Purdue Calumet 10/6 to discuss statute of limitations on rape

Two sexual assault survivors will discuss their petition to eliminate the five-year criminal and two-year civil statute of limitations on rape in Indiana during a presentation at 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 6 at Purdue University Calumet in Room 317 of the Student Union & Library. Raising awareness Through their organization, Out of the Shadows, victims’ […]

Purdue Calumet students to promote literacy at Hammond elementary schools (10/3)

Nearly 400 Purdue University Calumet students are partnering with the Lake Area United Way Friday (10/3) to advance literacy by mentoring and reading to students in more than 110 School City of Hammond elementary classrooms. As part of the LAUW’s United We Read community initiative, groups of three to five students of Purdue Calumet’s Center […]

Purdue University Calumet to host college fair Sept. 30

Representatives from more than 100 colleges and universities will be on hand at the Central Midwest College Fair, hosted by Purdue University Calumet, Tuesday, Sept. 30, in the campus gymnasium of the Fitness & Recreation Center. High school students and their parents are invited to attend and visit with admissions officials from schools throughout the […]

Enrollment & retention are up at Purdue University Calumet

A jump in student retention and more first time, full time freshmen are driving an enrollment increase at Purdue University Calumet this fall. Overall enrollment of 9,501 represents a 1 percent jump from last fall’s 9,422 total. Likewise, the 97,625 hours in which students are enrolled represent a 2.3 percent gain from a year ago. […]

Purdue Calumet’s College of Nursing gains elite national recognition

Purdue Calumet nurses working on SIM children

HAMMOND, Ind.  — Purdue University Calumet’s College of Nursing received one of nursing education’s elite recognitions last weekend when it was named a Center of Excellence by the National League for Nursing. The Purdue Calumet College is among six nursing programs to have received the honor Friday (9/19) at the NLN’s Annual Education Summit and […]