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Trustees approve nursing doctorate degree in West Lafayette, Purdue Northwest program realignment

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Saturday (Dec. 19) approved a doctorate degree for nursing at the West Lafayette campus, and the realignment of two nursing programs at Purdue Northwest.


Honors College RenderingFirst $1 million gift to Purdue Honors College supports new facility, launches new scholarship program

Purdue University’s newest college has received its first $1 million gift, supporting an academic and residential facility and initiating a scholarship program.


Purdue offering new advanced degrees in environmental and ecological engineering

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education has approved master's and doctoral degree programs in environmental and ecological engineering at Purdue University.


Purdue student a Rhodes Scholarship finalist

Purdue University student Brenda Ramirez has been named a Rhodes Scholarship finalist.


Mattes healthPurdue celebrates Public Health Graduate Program

This fall, Purdue's College of Health and Human Sciences is celebrating the launch of its Public Health Graduate Program, which offers more concentrations, a greater interdisciplinary reach across campus and emphasis on research areas including disease prevention and environmental health.


Purdue trustees approve academic structuring for Purdue University Northwest

A plan to unify academic organizations of the emerging Purdue University Northwest into six colleges was approved on Friday (Oct. 9) by the Purdue University Board of Trustees.


Trustees approve new guidelines for promotion and tenure to highlight mentoring

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University’s Board of Trustees on Friday (Oct. 9) approved the faculty promotion and tenure policy for the West Lafayette campus.


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