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Women researchers in STEM highlighted

Nicoletta Adamo-Villani

The Purdue Exponent highlighted four women researchers in the STEM disciplines, including Purdue Polytechnic’s Nicoletta Adamo-Villani, as part of their Women’s History Month coverage.

Adamo-Villani is a professor of computer graphics technology. Her work focuses on creating avatars to help teach mathematics to deaf children using sign language and studying uses of mixed reality.

High school students experience Mars mission in New Albany

Students calculate how to have a successful Mars mission.

High school students were able to coordinate their own Mars Rover expeditions during the annual Day in College event at Purdue Polytechnic New Albany.

"Purdue: Mission to Mars" was offered to students in southeast Indiana and neighboring Kentucky counties to introduce them to the subjects and learning environment offered at Purdue Polytechnic New Albany.