Polytechnic student teams compete for $10,000 in prize money, scholarship funds in technical design contest

Eight teams of students showcased their technological solutions to today’s challenges at the Purdue Polytechnic Design & Innovation Challenge, held Dec. 6, 2018, in Knoy Hall. The Design & Innovation Challenge was the culminating event for students enrolled in TECH 12000 (Design Thinking in Technology) and TECH 34000 (Prototyping Technology for People) courses, which are the “bookend” classes for the Polytechnic’s Design and Innovation Minor.

TechPride Golf scramble to benefit scholarship fund

The 9th Annual TechPride Golf Scramble will take place September 14, 2012, on one of Purdue University’s award-winning golf courses.

The event, planned for the Pete-Dye-designed Kampen Course, raises money for scholarships for College of Technology students. It attracts alumni, faculty and staff, friends of the college and even a few students to play the 18-hole course.

Highlights of the event include:

Tuttle scholarship to benefit MET students in Columbus

A new scholarship for mechanical engineering technology (MET) majors will be available this fall at the Purdue College of Technology at Columbus/Greensburg.

Established in memory of Brooke E Tuttle, the scholarship is one of three set up at Columbus-area colleges.

Money from Tuttle, the Community Education Coalition in Columbus, and Purdue University was used to set up an endowed scholarship account that will provide funds annually to deserving students.