Anderson-area children introduced to food-related STEM careers

The Food Engineer Adventure summer camp offered in June by Purdue Polytechnic Anderson helped introduce kids to STEM education and career opportunities in the food sector. Participants learned about the food supply chain through hands-on activities, a field trip to a local farm, building an indoor garden, meal budgeting and shopping and a food challenge competition.

Polytechnic expands high-tech learning opportunities in Kokomo

Purdue Polytechnic’s Kokomo location now resides inside the newly renovated Inventrek Technology Park, which features expansive lab space for mechanical engineering technology and electrical engineering technology coursework and numerous other learning spaces. Students take advantage of seven times more workspace than was available at Purdue Polytechnic Kokomo’s previous location.

Purdue Polytechnic Richmond to expand classes into the Innovation Center

The Center City Development Corporation (CCDC) and the Purdue Polytechnic Institute at Richmond announced an expanded location for computer graphics laboratories at the Innovation Center, where the college will offer degree programs in animation, game design development, web programming and development, and graphic design.