Physical Facilities puts Green Week prize into student project--Purdue News
October 3, 2008
A prize-winning entry by Physical Facilities in a Green Week poster session will help fund a "green roof" project by the student organization Boiler Green Initiative. The decision to donate the $250 prize is a sign of appreciation for BGI's energy, commitment and leadership, says Robin Mills Ridgway, environmental regulatory consultant and co-chair of the Sustainability Council at Purdue.
April 27, 2016
Purdue's Morrill Awards were announced Monday (April 25) at the Faculty Awards Convocation for three professors whose careers have demonstrated excellence in their teaching, research and engagement missions. This is the fifth year of the Morrill Award, initiated to honor the Morrill Act of 1862, which allowed for the establishment of land-grant colleges and universities. The award comes with a $30,000 prize, which may be used as discretionary funds or salary supplements. The 2016 Morrill Award winners: Monika Ivantysynova, the Maha Fluid Power Systems Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Agricultural and Biological EngineeringRead Full Story