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Mark Zimpfer
Mark Zimpfer, assistant professor of practice in Purdue Polytechnic’s School of Construction Management Technology, talks about the "almost limitless opportunities" for students...
Published: February 06, 2020
John Sheffield
John Sheffield, professor of engineering technology, will meet Pope Francis to discuss sustainable energy and how it might positively affect climate change.
Published: February 04, 2020
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for December 2019.
Published: January 31, 2020
The Innovation Center at Richmond, Ind.
The Center City Development Corporation (CCDC) and the Purdue Polytechnic Institute at Richmond announced an expanded location for computer graphics laboratories at the Innovation Center, where the...
Published: January 29, 2020
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
Faculty and Staff Recognition
Purdue Polytechnic faculty and staff are recognized frequently for their achievements. This summary, presented in chronological order, covers awards and recognition received from December 2018...
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
3M RED (respiratory emergency defense) safety mask
Student teams competed for a share of $10,000 in prize money and an additional $10,000 in scholarships at Purdue Polytechnic’s Design and Innovation Challenge.
Published: December 16, 2019
Katherine Reichart and Jim Lerums
Jim Lerums and Katherine Reichart developed the Indiana Cybersecurity Scorecard, a tool for non-experts to confidently self-assess the state of their organization’s cyberinfrastructure.
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
Energy Engineering Technology
In fall 2019, Purdue Polytechnic’s School of Engineering Technology introduced two new majors that are now available as part of the electrical engineering technology program.
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
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's recruitment, retention and diversity team
Purdue Polytechnic’s Office of Recruitment, Retention and Diversity (RRD) is made up of five individuals who assist and encourage high school students on their paths to college, and...
Published: December 16, 2019