Purdue Calumet hosts signing Friday (9/19) of North Central Chancellor Dworkin’s book

Jim Dworkin holding book

Purdue University Calumet will host a signing of Purdue University North Central Chancellor James B. Dworkin’s recently published children’s book, “The Dog and The Dolphin,” from noon to 1 p.m., Friday (9/19) in the Calumet Campus Shop of the Student Union & Library. Preceding signing, Dworkin will read his book to visiting children from Purdue […]

Purdue Calumet hosts Constitution Day presentation Wednesday (9/17)

Purdue University Calumet observes Constitution Day Wednesday (9/17) with a free presentation about the challenges, confrontations, debates and compromises of America’s founding fathers in their development of the U.S. Constitution. Associate Professor of History Wendy St. Jean presents “The Birth of the U.S. Constitution: Ideology vs. Compromise” at 12:30 p.m. in YJean Chambers Theatre of […]

Purdue Calumet to host ‘Chinese Moon Festival’ Sept. 19

Traditional Chinese cuisine, singing, dancing, games and sporting activities are included in Purdue University Calumet’s eighth annual Chinese Moon Festival celebration, at 6 p.m., Friday, Sept. 19 on campus in the Fitness and Recreation Center. Community residents invited University faculty, staff, students and members of the northwest Indiana community are invited to the attend the […]

Community Hospital contributes to enhanced Purdue Calumet athletics training facility

The Community Hospital of Munster, Indiana has stepped up a partnership recently established with Purdue University Calumet in support of the university’s intercollegiate athletics program. The partnership includes improvement and expansion of campus-based training services for student-athletes, including development of an outpatient physical therapy clinic within the university’s Fitness and Recreation Center. Physical therapy also […]

Purdue University Calumet recognizes 3 ‘Outstanding Faculty’

HAMMOND, Ind. — Three Purdue University Calumet faculty members have received the university’s 2013-14 Outstanding Faculty Awards—for teaching, scholarship and service. The recipients are Associate Professor of Organizational Leadership and Supervision, Schererville resident and Kamakura, Japan native Shoji Nakayama (Outstanding Teaching); Hammond resident and Professor of Sociology Alan Spector (Outstanding Scholar); and Clinical Associate Professor […]