The public is invited to the next Purdue Polytechnic Design & Innovation Challenge, to be held at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25, in the Knoy Hall lobby.
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.
Nigel Wilson, a senior in cybersecurity, has been awarded the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Major Scholarships for Undergraduate Students from the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA).
Two students enrolled at the Purdue Polytechnic Institute at Kokomo received scholarships from the Fluid Power Educational Foundation (FPEF) Board of Trustees.
The 2012 TechPride Golf Scramble brought together 19 teams to raise money for scholarships for College of Technology students. The 2012 event raised $10,200 to be distributed to students with financial need during the 2013-14 academic year.
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:
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.