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Randy Rapp
Purdue Polytechnic’s Randy Rapp has been named a member of the science advisory council in the Cleaning Industry Research Institute (CIRI).
Published: January 22, 2020
Jay Akridge
Purdue Provost Jay Akridge spoke with Polytechnic faculty and staff about new investments in faculty and facilities, making Purdue a "Teaching 1" institution, and preparing the University...
Published: January 21, 2020
Purdue students during a Study Abroad trip
Purdue Polytechnic has introduced a new minor, advanced global technology, that will help students apply different cultural perspectives in both personal and professional settings.
Published: January 15, 2020
Greg Strimel and colleagues from the Indiana Next Generation Manufacturing Competitiveness Center (Sascha Harrell), Tecumseh Area Partnership (Deb Waymire), Greater Lafayette Commerce (Kara Webb) and Ivy Tech Community College.
A unique partnership is helping get kids interested in robotics, manufacturing and programming while creating a pipeline of future talent for manufacturers in the Wabash Heartland Region. It’...
Published: January 06, 2020
A student pilot and instructor on a flight in Purdue University's Airbus A320 simulator
Today’s pilots need both traditional flight skills and the ability to manage automated flight systems, according to Purdue Polytechnic’s Mike Suckow, an aviation professor and pilot.
Published: January 03, 2020
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for November 2019. Bolded names are Purdue Polytechnic faculty or staff; starred names are the principal investigators.
Published: December 20, 2019
Scott Brand, senior vice president of administration and quality at Subaru of Indiana Automotive
In partnership with Purdue Polytechnic and STEM Education Works, the Indiana Next Generation Manufacturing Competitiveness Center (IN-MaC) opened its Design and Innovation Studio at the Indiana...
Published: December 19, 2019
Total enrollment at Purdue Polytechnic's West Lafayette location has reached 4,910 students.
For three years in a row, the Purdue Polytechnic Institute achieved record enrollment at its West Lafayette location.
Published: December 16, 2019
Purdue Polytechnic Vincennes students on a Study Abroad trip to Europe
Jim Tanoos takes a global approach to helping students study supply chain management. Since 2017, Tanoos has shepherded his students onto planes and into four cities in Europe.
Published: December 16, 2019
Phil Sanger with students in Russia
Phillip Sanger is using a Fulbright Scholarship to study intercultural and gender influences at play in team dynamics by teaching at Kazan National Research Technological University (KNRTU) in...
Published: December 16, 2019
Graduate students in Purdue Polytechnic
Purdue Polytechnic launched a new Doctorate of Technology distance-learning program tailored to actively employed, working professionals. The new graduate degree program is the first Doctorate of...
Published: December 16, 2019
Virtual learning via lifelike computer-generated instructors
Nicoletta Adamo and Bedrich Benes are researching the ways in which emotional computer-animated instructors affect student learning. Their research also aims to guide the design of affective (that...
Published: December 16, 2019
Željko Torbica
Željko Torbica has been appointed to the position of professor and head of Purdue Polytechnic’s School of Construction Management Technology.
Published: December 16, 2019
Purdue Polytechnic Research Impact Areas
Interdisciplinary research in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute uses a socio-technical approach to pursue one goal from many angles and create significant impact on global grand challenges. A unique...
Published: December 16, 2019
Purdue Polytechnic High School students
Purdue Polytechnic High School, a tuition-free public charter school aligned with Purdue University, opened its second Indianapolis location in fall 2019.
Published: December 16, 2019
Engineering and Polytechnic Gateway Complex
In mid-2019, the Purdue University Board of Trustees approved a major construction project for Purdue’s Polytechnic Institute and College of Engineering. The “Engineering and...
Published: December 16, 2019
Indiana Building Academy
The School of Construction Management Technology held the Indiana Building Academy, a one-day conference for building industry professionals in the public, private and nonprofit sectors.
Published: December 16, 2019
An aerial photo of Purdue's West Lafayette campus, featuring Ross-Ade Stadium and Mackey Arena
To remedy the global shortage of pilots, Manoj Patankar has instituted a suite of advanced flight simulators, industry partnerships and an accelerated path to a professional flight degree in Purdue...
Published: December 16, 2019
Lafayette Mayor Tony Roswarski mentors a team of students with the goal of fighting human trafficking.
Purdue Polytechnic Institute hosted a design innovation event to fight the modern-day kidnapping and slavery epidemic known as “human trafficking.”
Published: December 16, 2019
Amy Noah
As vice president for development, Amy Noah (BS organizational leadership and supervision ’94) serves as Purdue’s chief connection-maker, focusing on building relationships between the...
Published: December 16, 2019