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Kevin Dittman, associate professor of computer and information technology, has worked for Purdue University for 20 years after a successful career working for multiple Fortune 500 companies. He is...
Published: September 01, 2015
Outreach specialist Matthew Wagner joined the ProSTAR staff in June. Background Raised in Indianapolis, Wagner began his career in higher education as a student-athlete at Niagara University and...
Published: September 01, 2015
Purdue University is named among the top five American institutions to offer a cyber forensics program. The Master of Science in computer and information technology, with a specialization in cyber...
Published: September 01, 2015
Purdue’s Polytechnic Indianapolis High School, which is scheduled to open its doors in the fall of 2017, is bringing active learning into its STEM-based education. Brooke Huntington, assistant...
Published: August 31, 2015
Doctoral student Rachel Sitarz was named one of two winners in the inaugural Women in Security Awards, sponsored by Duo Security. Sitarz is working toward her PhD in cyber forensics at Purdue...
Published: August 26, 2015
Eleven undergraduate and graduate students, including two from Purdue Polytechnic Institute, have been selected for the first cohort of the Burton D. Morgan Fellowship Program, a student-driven...
Published: August 26, 2015
The Columbus Republic highlighted changes in Austin Creasy’s mechanical engineering technology classrooms in its August 21 edition. Creasy is incorporating many elements of the Polytechnic...
Published: August 21, 2015
Several new faculty and staff join the Purdue Polytechnic Institute this fall or started their new positions earlier in the year. They include: Christopher Anthony, student services coordinator,...
Published: August 19, 2015
A new training program run by the Region 4 Workforce Board and Purdue Polytechnic Institute Lafayette, in collaboration with local manufacturers, is designed to prepare people who’ve been out...
Published: August 17, 2015
Kevin Kaluf has been appointed the K-12 STEM education director for the Purdue Polytechnic Institute, effective August 3. Most recently, he worked as a post-doctoral research associate for the Office...
Published: August 10, 2015
Brooke Huntington has been appointed as Purdue Polytechnic’s assistant dean for K-12 outreach, effective August 17. Huntington will lead the development and fall 2017 launch of the Purdue...
Published: August 07, 2015
Six Purdue aviation technology student ambassadors and three recruitment staff members have been representing the department at the weeklong EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The group has a...
Published: July 24, 2015
Purdue Polytechnic Statewide faculty and administrators appeared Thursday (July 23) on "IN Focus," a public affairs broadcast on WGTV / Whitewater Community Television in Richmond. Michael...
Published: July 24, 2015
Two construction management students who will start their Purdue careers this fall started racking up industry experience this summer as part of a new pre-freshmen internship experience. Morgan...
Published: July 20, 2015
Purdue Polytechnic New Albany partnered with Indiana University Southeast to provide a unique opportunity for high school juniors and seniors to build their business acumen. The week-long...
Published: July 17, 2015
The Department of Aviation Technology recently received a donated Allison 250 turboshaft engine from Rolls-Royce for use in its aeronautical engineering technology (AET) program. The engine is used...
Published: July 16, 2015
Patti Morgan has been appointed student and industry outreach coordinator for the School of Construction Management Technology in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute effective July 20. She will focus on...
Published: July 14, 2015
A computer program doesn’t have instinct nor does it understand human language. It can be trained through programming and testing, however, to recognize natural language and use it to find...
Published: July 13, 2015
Before becoming a professor, Joe Orczyk spent 10 years in the construction industry, where the emphasis was less about talking and more about doing. So why, the associate professor of building...
Published: July 10, 2015
Daphene Koch, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the School of Construction Management Technology. During the 2014-15 academic year, she was named Outstanding Faculty in Learning for the Purdue...
Published: July 08, 2015

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