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Innovation at Purdue University Northwest

Global Excellence, Right at Home...That's Powering Onward

Purdue University Northwest serves as a hub for innovation, supporting significant advancement on campus and transformative opportunities in the community.

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I am excited to continue pushing the boundaries of innovation to ensure PNW remains a leader in regional economic development and workforce development.

PNW Chancellor Chris Holford

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Innovation Updates

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Purdue Northwest receives $3 million federal grant to increase services for NWI children exposed to trauma

Purdue Northwest’s department of Psychology was awarded a $3 million federal grant to support mental health services and interventions for child traumatic stress. PNW will partner with two of the largest pediatric health clinics in NWI, Associated Pediatricians and HealthLinc.

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Purdue University Northwest Promoted to First Scholars Designation by Center for First-generation Student Success

Purdue University Northwest has been elevated to the First Scholars phase by the Center for First-generation Student Success in recognition of its continuous efforts to support first-generation college students.

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PNW’s Doctor of Psychology degree earns final approval from Higher Learning Commission

Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) applied doctoral program recently received final approval from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), the institution’s accreditor.