News Articles

  • November 18, 2020

    #PNWEngineeringProud: Val Kesler

    The School of Engineering is #PNWEngineeringProud of Val Kesler. She is a 2012 BS in Mechanical Engineering graduate and a product manager at Dwyer Instruments.

  • 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 24, 2020

    The Pursuit of Particles

    James Dolen, assistant professor in the PNW Department of Chemistry and Physics, dedicates his research to discovering new particles and working to better understand the forces and fundamental building blocks of our universe.

  • August 3, 2020

    Summer Student Spotlight: Sydney Valiska

    Sydney Valiska of New Lenox, IL is excited to enter her senior year at PNW. She chose to major in civil engineering because of the endless possibilities in this field.

  • June 24, 2020

    1,810 Purdue University Northwest students earn Dean’s List Honors

    Students who have completed 12 credit hours, including at least six during the spring, qualified for Dean’s List recognition by sustaining an overall grade point average of at least 3.5 and a semester grade point average of at least 3.0 (4.0 scale).

  • June 24, 2020

    1,810 Purdue University Northwest Students Earn Dean’s List Honors

    Students who have completed 12 credit hours, including at least six during the spring, qualified for Dean’s List recognition by sustaining an overall grade point average of at least 3.5 and a semester grade point average of at least 3.0 (4.0 scale).

  • May 11, 2020

    PNW Students Power Onward for First Virtual Days of Discovery

    Every year, Purdue Northwest faculty members and students come together to celebrate research, scholarship, and creative activities for PNW’s Days of Discovery, and 2020 was no exception. While the emergence of COVID-19 prevented any in-person gatherings, participants Powered Onward and shifted the entire event online enabling students to share the research they had worked so […]

  • May 11, 2020

    PNW Students Power Onward for First Virtual Days of Discovery

    PNW faculty members and students Powered Onward to shift Days of Discovery online to celebrate research, scholarship, and creative activities.

  • April 2, 2020

    NIPSCO Endows Professorship at Purdue University Northwest

    In recognition of her scholarship and extraordinary contributions to the university, Chenn Zhou has been named the NIPSCO Distinguished Professor of Engineering Simulation in the College of Engineering and Sciences.

  • February 25, 2020

    Engineering Program Announces BP America, Inc. Scholarship

    The Purdue University Northwest (PNW) School of Engineering announces the establishment of a BP America, Inc. scholarship fund to benefit future engineering students from Whiting, Hammond and East Chicago.