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Rachel Shmagranoff getting ready to kick the soccerball

Shmagranoff Earns Peregrines’ First-Ever Academic All-American Honor

With her stellar performance in the classroom and on the field, Purdue University Calumet senior forward Rachel Shmagranoff was named to the College Division Capital One 2014 Academic All-America Women’s Soccer First Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

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(from left) Papa Otoo, Miguel David and Sahid Navarro

Navarro, David and Otoo Tabbed to All-CCAC Men’s Soccer Team

After the best season in more than two decades, the Purdue University Calumet men’s soccer was honored with three all-Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference selections as announced by league Saturday evening.

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Johanna Hess (left) and Bonnie Colon

Indiana School Counselor Association honors Purdue Calumet professor, grad student

The Indiana School Counselor Association (ISCA) has honored Purdue University Calumet Clinical Associate Professor of School Counseling and Development Bonnie Colon and graduate student Johanna Hess.

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Patrice McBee shooting the basketball over an opponent

McBee Nabs First CCAC Weekly Honor of Career

With back-to-back double-double performances in Week 2 of the 2014-15 season, Purdue University Calumet women’s basketball forward Patrice McBee was honored as the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week.

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Purdue Calumet Professor to discuss advanced education and U.S. economy 11/19

Purdue University Calumet Professor of Finance Pat Obi will host a community forum on “The Future of Advanced Education and the U.S. Economy,” at 6 p.m., Wednesday (11/19) in the university’s Room with a View on the concourse level of the Student Union & Library.

During the free forum, Obi will share insights from his recently ...

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Purdue Calumet is nationally recognized for improving student success/retention

Purdue University Calumet is among three universities nationally to receive the 2014 Student Success Collaborative award from the Education Advisory Board (EAB) for outstanding achievement improving student outcomes and proactively intervening with students at risk.

Purdue Calumet joins California State University Long Beach and Southern Illinois University as EAB honored institutions. Announcement of the award recipients ...

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2 Purdue Calumet professors write books

Two Purdue University Calumet faculty members have authored recently published books.

Professor of Finance Pat Obi’s publication, “We Must Change the Way We Live,” is a reflective perspective of the value of financial prudence and advanced education in a changing world.

Associate Professor of History Tanya Stabler Miller focused on a 13th century French religious movement that ...

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Papa Otoo

Men’s Soccer Advances Past Roosevelt On Penalty Kicks

The Purdue University Calumet men’s soccer team came out the victor in the penalty kick round to top Roosevelt University in a thriller, as the Peregrines captured their first postseason win this decade Saturday night in the first round of the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference tournament.

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High school students watching a presentation at the Engineering Seminar

200 area high school students attend Engineering Seminar at Purdue Calumet

Some 200 students from 17 Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland high schools attended the 7th Annual High School Engineering Seminar, sponsored by the Association for Iron & Steel Technology and hosted by Purdue University Calumet Nov. 5.

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Flag raising ceremony

Veterans Day observance to be held at Purdue Calumet Tuesday (11/11)

Purdue University Calumet will observe Veterans Day Tuesday (11/11) with a flag raising ceremony, followed by a panel discussion of local military veterans.

The flag ceremony at the flag pole west of Lawshe Hall on Woodmar Avenue north of 173rd Street is at 8 a.m. The ceremonial flag actually flew over the Pentagon. It is being ...

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