December 16, 2020
Reflecting on the Milestones of 2020
As 2020 offered plenty of opportunities for change and growth, the PNW community came together in new ways to continue to build a university with a strong impact.
December 3, 2020
Purdue Northwest Celebrates the Fall Class of 2020
PNW celebrates with more than 1,000 students who have successfully completed the requirements of their undergraduate and graduate degrees as the fall 2020 semester draws to a close.
November 19, 2020
Hammond Couple’s Donations Benefit Purdue Northwest Athletics Program
The generous donations by Richard (Dick) and Donelle Weiss provide a new opportunity for Purdue Northwest student-athletes to be able to develop their strength and agility year-round.
October 1, 2020
PNW Strategic Plan and Acknowledgments
We are very excited to share the final draft of the PNW Strategic Plan for 2020-2025 with the PNW community and our stakeholders in Northwest Indiana and beyond.
September 15, 2020
Purdue Northwest opens the David Roberts Center for Innovation and Design
Purdue University Northwest has opened the David Roberts Center for Innovation and Design, a 4,500-square-foot, technology-driven facility located just a few blocks west of the PNW Hammond Campus.
September 11, 2020
Purdue Northwest engineering students receive scholarships from bp America, Inc.
Fifteen Purdue University Northwest (PNW) students in the School of Engineering received scholarship funds from bp America, Inc. The first-year students from the communities of East Chicago, Hammond and Whiting each received $1,000 and are majoring in civil, computer, electrical or mechanical engineering for the 2020-2021 academic year.
September 4, 2020
PNW Receives $1.7 Million for TRIO Student Support Services
TRIO Student Support Services received $1.7 million from the Department of Education to continue its service and support of first-generation, low-income, and underrepresented students at Purdue University Northwest.
August 26, 2020
PNW encourages pledges to support students during Day of Giving on September 9
Purdue University Northwest hopes to inspire its alumni, faculty, staff, parents and friends to help its students “Power Onward” by making a pledge of support during the Purdue Northwest Day of Giving on Wednesday, September 9.
August 21, 2020
PNW Completes State-of-the-Art Nils K. Nelson Bioscience Innovation Building
Years of planning, months of construction and countless hours of work are finally coming to fruition this fall semester as PNW celebrates the opening of the Nils K. Nelson Bioscience Innovation Building.
July 27, 2020
Purdue Northwest Announces Update for 2020 Fall Season
With the health and safety of our student-athletes, coaches, staff and fans in mind, the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Council of Presidents voted Friday to play a conference-only schedule during the Fall 2020 sports season and evaluate the feasibility of league competition on a sport-by-sport basis.