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Purdue Calumet introduces electric vehicle charging stations

Purdue University Calumet has taken another step in furthering green, sustainable initiatives by installing two electric vehicle charging stations on campus.

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Tom Megyesi

Tom Megyesi Named to Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame

Purdue University Calumet women’s basketball head coach Tom Megyesi can add another honor to his storied career, as the eighth-year head coach was one of 10 selected to the 2015 Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame Women’s Induction Class, as announced by the organization’s board of directors Tuesday.

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Rachel Shmagranoff working on a science project

Purdue Calumet graduate excels in lab & on soccer field

Her smile is perpetual. So has been her commitment to excellence, as well as a belief that most anything supported by hard work and determination is attainable.

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Sarah Kern

Highland resident graduating from Purdue Calumet with job and much more

Ask Sarah Kern to describe a high quality, college education, and she’ll tell you about caring, helpful professors and a campus learning environment that, as she puts it, “has enabled me to bloom.”

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Class of 764 to be honored at Purdue Calumet graduation Thursday (12/18)

Purdue University Calumet will honor a fall graduating class of 764 students during two Commencement Exercises at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., Thursday (12/18) in the university’s Fitness & Recreation Center.

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Peregrines basketball hosts Kids Day Saturday (12/13)

While the Purdue University Calumet men’s and women’s basketball teams will take on Holy Cross College (Ind.) in an important league doubleheader, the Peregrines athletic department invites all children to take part in the fun in its annual Kids Day, set for Saturday, Dec. 13 at the Fitness and Recreation Center.

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Purdue Calumet Vocal Company to perform Holiday Concert December 14

The Purdue University Calumet Vocal Company will present its Holiday Concert at 3 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 14 in YJean Chambers Hall of the Student Union & Library.

“Jingle All the Way” is the theme of the concert, which will be performed by Purdue Calumet students from various academic disciplines. Communication Lecturer Patricia Hales is the director.

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Hoosier Hoop Dreams (basketball, team photos, and paintbrush)

Purdue Calumet celebrating NW Indiana’s basketball heritage Dec. 8-13

Purdue University Calumet celebrates Northwest Indiana’s rich basketball heritage with an array of campus activities Monday (12/8) through Saturday (12/13).

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Purdue Calumet CIVS hosting simulated learning experience for Hammond High students

Some 85 Hammond High School students and their teachers are coming to Purdue University Calumet’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) Friday (12/5) to participate in a simulated learning experience designed to advance insights about distributive justice.

The students will explore circumstances described in the non-fiction book, “Full Body Burden,” by Kristen Iverson. The ...

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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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