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Purdue University Northwest to Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with Cultural and Academic Events

PNW will celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month by hosting a variety of cultural and academic events. Observed annually in the U.S. between September 15 and October 15, the events will examine the history, culture and contributions of the Hispanic and Latinx communities.

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Roaring Loud Concert to Be Held in Spring 2022

PNW is working toward bringing a FREE, outdoor concert to students in Spring semester 2022. This celebratory, signature event will cap off Purdue Northwest’s 5/75 anniversary year, commemorating our fifth year as PNW and the 75th year of both our Hammond and Westville campuses

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PNW adds Women’s and Men’s Track and Field

Purdue University Northwest is proud to announce the addition of women’s and men’s track and field programs. PNW Track and Field will compete in both indoor and outdoor seasons and will officially launch in the 2022-23 academic year. The latest sport additions elevate PNW’s sport offering to 17 NCAA Division II teams.


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Get ready to kick off the 2021 school year with food, fun, giveaways and in-person interactions!

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Sep 22

Disc Golf

Join a disc golf contest as part of the fall 2021 intramural sports at the 18-hole course behind DSAC!

Sep 23

Purdue Northwest Today

Host Richard Rupp discusses Hispanic Heritage Month on Purdue Northwest Today! Tune in on WJOB 1230-AM, 104.7-FM or Facebook Live.

Sep 23

Open Play Combat Archery

Join an open play combat archery contest as part of the fall 2021 intramural sports on the Hammond campus in the grassy area between Gyte and Lawshe. 

Sep 23

Four on Four Flag Football League Entry Deadline

Join a four on four flag football league as part of the fall 2021 intramural sports on the Hammond campus.