Campus News

Rae Lopez and Francesca Cooley

2 Purdue Calumet counseling graduate students awarded $5,000 fellowships

Two graduate students of Purdue University Calumet’s counseling and development program have been awarded $5,000 Minority Masters Fellowships by the National Board for Certified Counselors Foundation (NBCC).

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Purdue Calumet alumna recognized for professional, community service

Samantha Lakin, a Purdue University Calumet graduate student and visual arts teacher at Carrie Gosch Elementary in East Chicago, has received the university’s Scholarship of Excellence and Professionalism Award.

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Jonathan Wilson

Purdue Calumet senior receives Fulbright Award; will travel to Africa in October

Eventually, Jonathan Wilson wants to teach disadvantaged students at a school near his Merrillville home.

But before the graduating Purdue University Calumet senior begins doing so, he will practice his teaching skills halfway around the world as a recipient of a prestigious, 2015-16 Fulbright Student Award.

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Candice Ford

Highland resident elected Purdue Calumet student government president

Candice Ford of Highland has been elected Student Government Association President at Purdue University Calumet for the 2015-16 academic year.

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Purdue Calumet & Purdue North Central collaborating on forensic science study

Purdue University Calumet and Purdue University North Central are collaborating on forensic science-related study on both campuses and eventually, the emerging Purdue University Northwest.

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Commercialization and Manufacturing Excellence Center building with flowers

Purdue Calumet opens Commercialization and Manufacturing Excellence Center

Designed to be a catalyst for regional economic development and technological transfer, the Purdue University Calumet Commercialization and Manufacturing Excellence Center opened its doors, Thursday, April 30.

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Bear Hands

Purdue Calumet features campus concert April 24

The sounds of Bear Hands, Jump Smokers and Open Your Eyes will infiltrate the Purdue University Calumet campus when the popular, alternative rock bands perform an outdoor campus concert from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Friday, April 24.

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Brian Miller

Former Hammond Police Chief named Public Safety Director at Purdue Calumet, North Central

Brian Miller, former Hammond Chief of Police, has assumed responsibilities as Director of Public Safety at Purdue University Calumet and Purdue University North Central.

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Students presenting their research about Transcranial Direct-Current Stimulation

Purdue Calumet students impress during Student Research Day April 16

Teams of four students earned first place awards for presentations about their research projects during Purdue University Calumet’s annual Student Research Day, April 16.

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Ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of the Athletic Training Room & Physical Therapy Cente

Purdue Calumet opens Community Hospital Athletic Training Room & Physical Therapy Center Monday (4/13)

Purdue University Calumet, in partnership with Community Hospital, Munster officially opened the campus-based Community Hospital Athletic Training and Physical Therapy Center, Monday (4/13).

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