PNW Pridecast

Welcome to PNW Pridecast, your one-stop shop for all you need to know as a Purdue Northwest faculty or staff member! New episodes will be available approximately every three weeks.

Logo: PNW Pridecast Official PNW Faculty and Staff Internal News Podcast. With image of black-and-gold microphone.

Stream Our Latest Episode

“Increasing Diversity and Proactive Planning”

The latest episode of the PNW Pridecast highlights increasing diversity on campus, plans for open enrollment for benefit-eligible PNW employees and scheduling tips from the Testing Center.

Read the Script

Have something you’d like to share with PNW faculty and staff? Send us the details, and we’ll consider it for a future episode.

Submit Your Idea

PNW Pridecast offers an easy way for Purdue Northwest faculty or staff members to be in the know about what is happening at our premier metropolitan university. You can listen at work or on the go, or browse scripts, to learn key updates on what’s happening with at Purdue University Northwest.

Miss a past episode of the PNW Pridecast? Catch up with our playlist below!

See Scripts for Past Episodes

Contact Us
Logo: PNW Pridecast featuring an illustrated microphone in PNW pride colors

PNW Pridecast

Faculty and Staff Guide

See top resources for PNW faculty and staff, from the directory to OneCampus.


Explore the Guide

Campus Announcements

Members of the PNW community emergency response team take part in a disaster-response drill.

PNW Community Emergency Response Team Training

PNW Public Safety and Lake County Homeland Security will be hosting a free, three-day Community Emergency Response Team (CERTS) training course. The CERT program allows participants the opportunity to learn hands-on disaster response techniques and lifesaving skills to utilize in your own homes and neighborhoods. 

PNW Chancellor Thomas L. Keon

PRIDE Team: PNW Respecting, Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Team

It is with great pleasure that we announce the membership of our new PRIDE Team initiative. PRIDE’s (PNW Respecting Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity) mission is to promote an open, respectful and welcoming climate and culture that facilitates learning, discovery, service, engagement and professional development.

Mini burgers on a wooden serving board

Catering Event Orders

Purdue University Northwest faculty and staff can review the process for ordering catering service through Aladdin Dining Services.

News Highlights

Iris Sanchez

Somos PNW: Iris Sanchez focuses on increasing Latino visibility, serving her community

Iris Sanchez, director of Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) Initiatives, feels she’s fulfilling her ideal role: serving the local Latino community on a large scale, in turn positively affecting the visibility of the many ethnicities under that umbrella.

A Purdue University Northwest police car

A Message from the PNW Office of Public Safety

On Sept. 21 at approximately 11:40 a.m., a female student was attacked by a male suspect in an elevator in the Gyte Building on the Hammond Campus.

Logos: Leadership Institute at Purdue Northwest and Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest

The Leadership Institute and Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest Announce Fall Lunch and Lead Speaker Series

The Leadership Institute and Society of Innovators at Purdue Northwest (PNW) have announced the Fall 2022 Lunch and Lead Speaker Series.

Upcoming Events

Sep 29

2022 Purdue System-Wide Forum

Join colleagues from across the Purdue system to discuss how we can come together to “meet students where they are” in support of cultivating learner-centered success and belonging.

Sep 29

6 on 6 Co-ed Volleyball – Entry Deadline

The season for 6 on 6 co-ed volleyball will begin on Tuesday, October 4. Registration is required by September 29 to play.

Sep 29

Athletics Week Ahead

Get ready to roar and cheer on the PNW Pride with a look at the home games in our Athletics Week Ahead!

Sep 29

On-Site Flu Shots for PNW Employees and Official Retirees (Hammond Campus)

All benefits-eligible PNW employees, official retirees and their spouses are able to get a flu shot for free.

Contact Us
Logo: PNW Pridecast featuring an illustrated microphone in PNW pride colors

PNW Pridecast

Faculty and Staff Guide

See top resources for PNW faculty and staff, from the directory to OneCampus.


Explore the Guide