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Two Purdue research projects won awards at the 2015 University Aviation Association (UAA) Fall Education Conference in Snowbird, Utah, in early October. Wesley Major, a graduate student in aviation...
Published: October 29, 2015
With augmented reality goggles and sensor-embedded aircraft prototype parts, Hangar 1 in the Niswonger Aviation Technology Building feels like the set of the latest sci-fi movie, but this lab is...
Published: October 23, 2015
Tom Murray, a 1982 professional flight alumnus, was the first officer on all four legs of the chartered flight for Pope Francis’s tour of the United States in early October. The assignment is...
Published: October 21, 2015
The Department of Computer and Information Technology at Purdue University has become an academic member of International Institute of Business Analysis™(IIBA), the world’s leading...
Published: October 16, 2015
Six student projects designed to assist bakers, brewers, Boy Scouts, and more have received Commercialization and Research Grant (CRG) funding from the Purdue Polytechnic Institute Statewide....
Published: October 15, 2015
Recruitment communications for Fall 2016 incoming freshmen have been steady since last May. Since the end of October, the college has also been in the admit phase of communications with the start of...
Published: October 15, 2015
Whether he is at a construction site or at the plant, Matt High works to keep Purdue up and running every day. High works at the Wade Utility Plant as a utilities mechanical engineer. The plant uses...
Published: October 12, 2015
With an average of more than 650 students enrolled across his classes, Professor Craig Miller says his daily email inbox was nearly insuperable. The professor of computer graphics technology used to...
Published: October 12, 2015
Computer viruses and malware are obsolete scams for the latest wave of increasingly aggressive computer criminals, says a top cyber forensics expert at Purdue University. Marcus Rogers, director of...
Published: October 12, 2015
Purdue University promises a transformative education with its new charter school in Indianapolis. But can the institution find a leader to live up to that reputation? Purdue announced last week it...
Published: October 12, 2015
WLFI, the West Lafayette CBS affiliate, talked with John Wensveen, head of the School of Aviation and Transportation Technology, after the October 2015 Purdue Board of Trustees meeting to discuss the...
Published: October 11, 2015
On October 9, Purdue President Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr., announced Ever True: The Campaign for Purdue University. "As we approach the 150th anniversary of Purdue’s founding, we are...
Published: October 09, 2015
The Department of Aviation Technology in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute will be renamed the School of Aviation and Transportation Technology effective immediately. The change was approved by the...
Published: October 09, 2015
Purdue University researchers will tackle several alternative energy-related projects for the U.S. Navy and develop a power and energy course through a grant of nearly $3 million from the Office of...
Published: October 07, 2015
The list of majors available in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute has jumped from 11 to 36 in just one year. Several of the majors were previously available only as concentrations. In addition, the...
Published: October 02, 2015
Purdue Polytechnic New Albany students have designed and built a modern version of a medieval weapon called a trebuchet. The ultimate goal? To hurl a pumpkin 125 yards across a field...
Published: September 30, 2015
Purdue Polytechnic South Bend will help students explore innovation in manufacturing and technology during two events in October. Manufacturing Day Purdue Polytechnic South Bend will participate in...
Published: September 28, 2015
When Clark Cory, an associate professor of computer graphics technology, fell 16 feet on a job site, landed on his head and broke his back, he realized leaving construction and teaching full-time...
Published: September 25, 2015
As a high school student interested in computing in Logansport, Indiana, Janeth Vargas wished for a role model who could help answer questions and set an example for her. As a senior at Purdue who...
Published: September 25, 2015
Even when using renewable energy technologies, including some being researched in Purdue Polytechnic's Applied Energy Laboratory, achieving lower energy consumption goals in high performance...
Published: September 23, 2015

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