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Daniel Castro
How did building cities in the dirt with toys and listening to soccer games on the radio lead a boy from Colombia to a distinguished career in industry and higher education that spanned three...
Published: September 22, 2022
5,604 students
Purdue University’s Polytechnic Institute has achieved all-time high enrollment for the sixth year in a row.
Published: September 22, 2022
Food Engineer Adventure camp participants work on assembling their aerogarden. (The Herald Bulletin photo/John P. Cleary)
The Food Engineer Adventure summer camp offered in June by Purdue Polytechnic Anderson helped introduce kids to STEM education and career opportunities in the food sector. Participants learned...
Published: September 01, 2022
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for July 2022.
Published: August 31, 2022
ISTAT Foundation
Romulo Gutierrez, Divya Nittur, and Alexander Paskill, students in Purdue Polytechnic’s School of Aviation and Transportation Technology, have been named recipients of 2022 scholarships from...
Published: August 04, 2022
The "Airport Unmanned Self-Driving Wheelchair"
Students in Purdue Polytechnic’s aviation technology-related majors won first- and third-place awards at the Transportation Research Board’s annual University Design Competition for...
Published: August 03, 2022
A robot that disinfects classrooms
An interdisciplinary research team including Purdue Polytechnic’s Richard Voyles and Haoguang Yang created the Purdue Campus Patrol Robot, an autonomous robot to disinfect classrooms. The...
Published: August 01, 2022
Universidad de Puerto Rico
Purdue Polytechnic is participating in a unique Purdue partnership with the University of Puerto Rico to explore the creation and offering of new academic opportunities.
Published: July 29, 2022
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for June 2022.
Published: July 25, 2022
Mike O'Gara
Mike O’Gara, director of operations for Chip Ganassi Racing and a 1994 Purdue mechanical engineering technology graduate, helped coach race car driver Marcus Ericsson to victory in the 2022...
Published: July 15, 2022
Robert Howard
Purdue Polytechnic’s Robert Howard published “A Career in Video Game Development,” a book designed to provide a non-technical overview of the video game development industry for...
Published: July 12, 2022
James Letsinger
James Letsinger, a 2013 Construction Management Technology grad, is overseeing construction of Purdue’s $140 million Engineering & Polytechnic Gateway Complex. He discusses what his job...
Published: July 08, 2022
Evans Hall, the administration building at the University of Oklahoma (Public domain photo/University of Oklahoma Center for Teaching Excellence)
The University of Oklahoma (OU) announced plans to develop a Polytechnic Institute in Tulsa. Tomás Díaz de la Rubia, a former Purdue senior vice president now serving as OU’s...
Published: July 08, 2022
Rua Williams
Rua Williams, assistant professor of user experience design, has been selected for the Social Science Research Council’s inaugural Just Tech Fellowship.
Published: July 05, 2022
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for May 2022.
Published: June 30, 2022
Toni Munguia
This episode of Techies Today features a visit with Toni Munguia, Purdue Polytechnic’s director of recruitment, retention and diversity. Learn why Toni loves her students like her own...
Published: June 24, 2022
Chad Laux
Purdue Polytechnic’s Chad Laux was one of four authors to receive two prestigious awards in recognition of their book, “The Ten Commandments of Six Sigma: A Guide for Practitioners....
Published: June 24, 2022
Charity Weke, Ankita Patra and Alex Small
A team of Purdue Polytechnic students will be competing in the 45th annual Air Race Classic, an all-woman, daylight-only race in which race teams fly a defined course to a list of predefined...
Published: June 20, 2022
Jiahui Dong, graduate research assistant in the Department of Computer Graphics Technology, discusses his research project "CryoVR - Virtual Reality Augmented CryoEM Training"
Undergraduate and graduate students in Purdue Polytechnic presented posters summarizing their 2021-2022 research projects. Student research projects affiliated with the Polytechnic’s Holistic...
Published: June 09, 2022
Janna Johns, an undergraduate UX (user experience) research lab assistant
Undergraduate and graduate students in Purdue University’s Polytechnic Institute presented posters summarizing their 2021-2022 research projects. Student research projects affiliated with the...
Published: June 07, 2022