News and Announcements

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Purdue University Northwest announces fall discussion series on ‘Race, Racism, Anti-racism’

Faculty members from Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will present a series of interdisciplinary lectures and discussions this fall on critical race theory, racism and teaching evaluations, ethics of protest, and who is hurt by racism.

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PNW receives $3.8 million for TRIO Educational Talent Search

Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) TRIO program was awarded renewed grants from the U.S. Department of Education for its federally funded Educational Talent Search programs to continue serving first-generation and economically disadvantaged college students.

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Get to Know CHESS Academic Advisor Lisa Lyons

Lisa Lyons is one of our newest advisors in the college, starting in July 2021. She advises elementary education, transitions to teach and graduate special education.


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Information Services

From accessing Brightspace to changing your password, get the help you need.

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Employee Support

Human Resources

Find key resources, including development opportunities, benefits and staying healthy.

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In Session

Class Schedules

Need to know where to be? Find times and locations for upcoming classes.

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Working at PNW


Explore opportunities that let you make a difference for students—and our region.

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Brain Builders

PNW Libraries

Study space, computers and experts ready to help–find it all in PNW’s libraries.

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What to Do

PNW Calendar

From Sinai Forum to Welcome Weeks, discover upcoming PNW events and programs.

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Faculty Senate

Governing Body

PNW’s Faculty Senate exercises faculty legislative, policy-making and advisory powers.

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Get It Fixed

Facilities Services

From maintenance to housekeeping, reach out with your building and grounds needs.

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Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15 Through October 15

Join our annual celebration of the culture and history of the U.S. Hispanic and Latinx communities! From “Anything for Selenas” to Mexican Independence Day Celebration, enjoy food, fun and examinations of Hispanic Heritage.


Upcoming Events

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.