In the News

Shannell Carroll, from left, and Miyanna Haywood talk with instructor Ebun Okuleye-Ashwatch during a robotics competition at a camp held by Purdue Polytechnic Columbus. (The Republic photo/Mike Wolanin)
Since 2006, Joe Fuehne, director of Purdue Polytechnic Columbus, has held robotics camps across Indiana to engage teens in STEM classes and future careers. However, to Fuehne’s...
Published: June 18, 2021
Indiana Economic Development Corporation
Two Purdue Polytechnic locations – Polytechnic Anderson and Polytechnic Columbus – are playing roles in their area businesses’ receipt of financial grants to create digital thread...
Published: November 23, 2020
Gary Bertoline
Faculty and staff in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute were recognized for their achievements during the 2018-19 academic year at the college’s annual luncheon. “Our faculty and staff...
Published: May 01, 2019
Purdue University's Board of Trustees approved faculty promotions during their meeting on April 12, 2019. Promotions within the Purdue Polytechnic Institute, effective August 12, 2019, are...
Published: April 12, 2019
City of Columbus train crossing status
The City of Columbus announced the launch of a web-based train status page that will allow residents to determine if a train is approaching the intersection of Indiana State Roads 11 and 46....
Published: December 04, 2018
In the News at Purdue Polytechnic Columbus
Purdue Polytechnic Columbus is proud to announce the following dean's list and semester's honors recipients for fall 2017.   Dean's List Semester's Honors...
Published: January 26, 2018
Jon Padfield
Jon Padfield, assistant professor of organizational leadership at Purdue Polytechnic Columbus, recently presented at the 8th annual Asia Pacific Innovation Conference, held November 30 through...
Published: December 04, 2017
Richard Perry
A significant increase in daily train traffic in Columbus, Indiana, is inspiring Purdue Polytechnic students to create an app and website which could help area drivers avoid congestion on the...
Published: October 20, 2017
Bruce Priest, Isaiah Bowman, & Aaron Jones
Purdue Polytechnic Columbus students placed eighth of 21 teams in the Consortium for CCSC (Computing Sciences in Colleges) Midwest Region Student Programming Contest held in Grand Rapids,...
Published: October 06, 2017
In the News
Purdue Polytechnic Columbus is proud to announce the following honors and scholarship recipients. Dean’s List Loyo Hernandez, Jose M., Robotics Engr Technology, Columbus, IN Mills,...
Published: October 05, 2017