The Bridge Newsletter

Final issue of The Bridge

In anticipation of the emergence of Purdue University Northwest, this is the final issue of The Bridge newsletter. Replacing it is a new electronic communication vehicle intended to inform and enlighten about topics and issues related to Purdue University Northwest. Watch for the roll-out next week of this quick-read communique, which will be transmitted to faculty and staff of Calumet and North Central campuses.


Chancellor Tom Keon

From the Chancellor

December 3, 2015

Our students represent new dynamics of diversity

We are little more than a week away from Purdue Calumet’s 70th graduation in this our 70th year.

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Kent, Feldman, Horn

Faculty & Staff Excellence

December 2, 2015

Inducted into the Society of Innovators

Our College of Business advising team and Water Institute were recently inducted into the Ivy Tech Community College Northwest Society of Innovators.

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Harvey Abramowitz and Robert Kramer holding plaques

Faculty & Staff Excellence

December 2, 2015

3 faculty collaborate to receive patent

Professor of Mechanical Engineering Harvey Abramowitz, Professor of Physics / Energy Efficiency and Reliability Center Director Robert Kramer and Associate Professor of Chemistry Libbie Pelter earned recent recognition from the Purdue Research Foundation for a patent they received that furthers a new process in coke production that may reduce net coal costs.

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Graduates at Commencement in the gymnasium

Student Success

December 2, 2015

Fall graduating class totals 818; 2 Commencements scheduled 12/12

Some 442 graduation candidates are expected to participate in our two fall Commencement Exercises Saturday, Dec. 12, in the Fitness & Recreation Center.

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Holiday Schedule Update

December 2, 2015

Campus is closed Dec. 24-Jan. 3, but not completely

Purdue President Daniels’ recent announcement that all Purdue campuses will be closed between the Christmas and New Year holidays does not mean our entire Calumet campus will be shut down.

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