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A Purdue Polytechnic High School Englewood student finds a quiet spot for study.
Purdue’s board of Trustees approved the naming of the Schweitzer Center at Purdue Polytechnic High School Englewood, honoring Purdue University alumnus Edmund O. Schweitzer III and Beatriz...
Published: October 05, 2020
PlaneEnglish now has a companion manual
A new companion manual for PlaneEnglish, an aviation radio simulator app created by a Purdue Polytechnic alumnus and other Purdue graduates, is now available to help pilots become proficient in...
Published: October 05, 2020
Monica Bryant-Chapman and her son, William
With a little guidance from Purdue Polytechnic’s Lindsay Haugland, a senior academic advisor, Monica Bryant-Chapman earned a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering technology...
Published: October 05, 2020
Isaiah Thomas
Isaiah Thomas (BS human resource development ’20) received his professional certification from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) two years earlier than most Human Resources (HR...
Published: October 03, 2020
A Purdue team created a flexible, printed circuit board that imitates the conventional wire configurations inside an electric guitar. (Stock photo)
Purdue Polytechnic’s Davin Huston and Mark French, along with Kathryn Smith, a former graduate student in Huston’s lab, have created a flexible, printed circuit board that makes...
Published: September 30, 2020
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for August 2020.
Published: September 29, 2020
Jeff Griffin, director of Purdue Polytechnic Kokomo, showcases the basement area at Inventrek Technology Park that houses some of the Kokomo location's largest pieces of machinery and student workspaces. (Kokomo Perspective photo/Alyx Arnett)
Purdue Polytechnic’s Kokomo location has a new, larger home at Inventrek Technology Park.
Published: September 07, 2020
 Students program the DOBOT Magician Lite, a multi-functional lightweight intelligent robotic arm, to learn how artificial intelligence and mechanics work.
Purdue Polytechnic faculty and students helped bring lessons in robotics and manufacturing to 150 area K-8 students during week-long summer camps.
Published: September 07, 2020
Marcus Rogers and Umit Karabiyik
Purdue Polytechnic’s Marcus Rogers and Umit Karabiyik are developing technology that could help parolees avoid recommitting crimes and better reintegrate into general society.
Published: September 02, 2020
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for July 2020.
Published: August 31, 2020
Mythra Balakuntala
Mythra Balakuntala, a graduate research assistant in Purdue Polytechnic’s Collaborative Robotics Lab, won the Amazon Research Award in robotics.
Published: August 27, 2020
New faculty
The Purdue Polytechnic Institute will begin the 2020-21 academic year with 19 new faculty and staff who have been hired over the past year.
Published: August 19, 2020
Yansi Keim
Yansi Keim, a graduate research assistant in cyber forensics, was featured as one of the “12 women of crypto” in Women of Silicon Valley, an online magazine.
Published: August 11, 2020
Hersh Rai Vu discusses design improvements for traditional N95 masks
Hersh Rai, a graduate student in Purdue Polytechnic’s Dept. of Computer and Information Technology, worked with Nicholas Toan-Nang Vu, a graduate student in mechanical engineering, and Eric...
Published: August 07, 2020
Chloe Chamberlain
Chloe Chamberlain, a 2020 graduate of Purdue Polytechnic’s organizational leadership program, founded Balance Athletica, a Colorado apparel company, with her sister and brother-in-law.
Published: August 05, 2020
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for June 2020. Bolded names are Purdue Polytechnic faculty or staff; starred names are the principal investigators.
Published: July 31, 2020
Alejandra Magana
Purdue’s Board of Trustees approved Alejandra Magana, professor of computer and information technology, for the W.C. Furnas Professorship in Enterprise Excellence.
Published: July 15, 2020
A Presso dry-cleaning kiosk in a costume and apparel department (Photo provided)
Nishant Jain and Thibault Corens, graduates of Purdue Polytechnic’s School of Engineering Technology, are offering Presso, a vending machine-like device for dry cleaning garments, to...
Published: July 09, 2020
Maura Gibbons and Jared King
Maura Gibbons and Jared King, students in Purdue Polytechnic’s construction management technology program, served as construction and customer service advocates for the Meredith Hall South...
Published: July 09, 2020
Aircraft Portable Stair and Accessible Loader (CAD design / Yuwei He)
Three teams from the Purdue Polytechnic Institute won first place in three airport challenges at the Transportation Research Board’s annual University Design Competition for Addressing...
Published: July 02, 2020