1970s Marsha King (AS ’74, BS ’78, MS ’86) was recently named dean of the University of St. Francis, Crown Point, after serving as interim dean for several months. She joined the university in 2012. 1980s Stewart Brekke (MS ’87) received his PhD in arts and sciences from International University for Graduate Studies. Peggy Buffington […]
Commercialization Center looming
Development of a Purdue Calumet Commercialization Center near campus is what prompted the university’s recent $2 million purchase of the 18,000 square feet Kaplan building on Indianapolis Boulevard. The center will provide laboratory space for enabling faculty, students and community members to develop and bring new product ideas to market. Another $2 million for renovation and furnishing costs are needed from private donors.