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Educator, Researcher, Mentor – Grethe Hystad Connects Students and Math

Grethe Hystad uses her passion for problem-solving to create an engaging learning environment for students.

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Purdue University Northwest to offer Doctor of Technology degree

PNW has gained approval from the Purdue University Board of Trustees to offer a Doctor of Technology degree. Pending approval by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education and the Higher Learning Commission. The program will be the second doctoral degree offered by PNW, joining the Doctorate of Nursing Practice.

Focused on Healthcare: Meet PNW Graduate Kelly DeMichael

With a love for science and an interest in healthcare, Kelly DeMichael, ’21, decided early on for a pre-med course of study at PNW.


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Fall 2021 Commencement

December 11

Fall 2021 Commencement ceremonies will be held on Saturday, December 11, at the Westville Campus in the James B. Dworkin Student Services and Activities Center, H. D. Kesling Gymnasium.

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Upcoming Events

Dec 04

Transfer Express Admission Day

Thinking of coming to PNW? Join the December 3 Express Admission Day, designed to allow you to apply, turn in any transcripts and receive an admission decision the following business day.

Dec 04

Winter Photo Walk and Presentation

Join photographer and hike docent, Deb Armstrong, to learn how to take nature photos on your smart phone or camera.

Dec 05

Sinai Forum: On Justice and Mercy with Bryan Stevenson

Join the Sinai Forum at Purdue University Northwest for On Justice and Mercy with Bryan Stevenson. 

Dec 09

Purdue Northwest Today

Tune in to WJOB 1230-AM or 104.7-FM for the Purdue Northwest Today program with Chancellor Keon and students discussing the upcoming Fall Commencement.