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 […]

Purdue Calumet Introducing ‘Forensic Accounting & Fraud Investigation’

Understanding how and why white collar, occupational fraud occurs and how it can be prevented is the focus of a new, graduate certificate program Purdue University Calumet is introducing this fall. The Forensic Accounting & Fraud Investigation Certificate is a four-course program intended for business owners, accountants, auditors, risk managers, law enforcement officials, lawyers and […]

Student researchers featured on Chicago WGN TV News

WGN reporter with student researchers Wenchao Lu and Phillip Arteaga

Can learning and long term memory be enhanced by brain stimulation? Through a Purdue University Calumet Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering research project, two students—graduate enrollee Wenchao Lu and electrical engineering undergraduate/McNair Scholar Phillip Arteaga—are attempting to find out and, in the process, advance new knowledge. The students are researching the effects of low […]

1,486 Purdue University Calumet Students Earn Dean’s List Honors

Some 1,436 Purdue University Calumet undergraduate students qualified for the university’s 2014 spring semester Dean’s List for outstanding academic achievement. Students who have completed 12 credit hours, including at least six during the spring semester, qualified for Dean’s List recognition by sustaining an overall grade point average of at least 3.5 and a semester grade […]

Purdue University Opens Northwest Indiana Engagement Office

Tim Sanders Photo

  Timothy Sanders to direct office, support regional campus efforts   As a point of contact for connecting Purdue University expertise with priorities of Northwest Indiana business, industry and government, university administrator Timothy Sanders has assumed a new role as Director of Purdue’s newly-established Northwest Indiana Engagement Office. Sanders, who began his new duties Tuesday […]