The Bridge Newsletter

This marks the final issue of The Bridge during the 2014-15 academic year. The Bridge will be published occasionally during this summer.

Chancellor Thomas L. Keon

From the Chancellor

May 6, 2015

Our prospective graduates have taken many paths of success

We often refer to graduation as the essence of student success.
Arguably, emphasis on the importance of earning a college degree has never been greater.

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(Pictured clockwise from upper left) John Rowan, Linda Robinson, Richard Trznadel, Marla Ropp-Funk, and Kevin Parli,

Faculty & Staff Excellence

May 6, 2015

Congratulations to our 2014-15 Outstanding Employees

Purdue Calumet recognized five of its own as 2014-15 Outstanding Employees during the university’s recent Service Recognition Luncheon. Congrats to the honorees. . .

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Graduation Reception in Alumni Hall

Student success

May 6, 2015

Are you planning to attend our grandest celebration of the year!

Some 662 graduation candidates are participating in Purdue Calumet’s unprecedented three Commencement ceremonies this weekend on campus in the Fitness & Recreation Center. 

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Shuhui Yang (Grace)

Learning through Engagement and Discovery

May 6, 2015

National Science Foundation recognizes Purdue Calumet 

We have another “1st” to celebrate!

Purdue Calumet has been designated a Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) site by the National Science Foundation, effective the next three summers (2015-17).

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(from left) Rick Calinski, Tom McDermott Jr., Chancellor Keon, and Dave and Susan Roberts

Campus News

May 6, 2015

Commercialization and Manufacturing Excellence Center opens April 30

Following months of anticipation, Purdue Calumet held the grand opening of its Commercialization and Manufacturing Excellence Center (CMEC) April 30. The center, located at 7150 Indianapolis Blvd., is intended to be a catalyst for regional economic development and technological transfer.

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