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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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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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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

Movie Night at Gabis Arboretum

Celebrate PNW families and honor Hispanic Heritage Month with a movie night featuring the film Selena.

Sep 24

Native Plants 101: Identification and Gardening

Join a Gabis naturalist to learn how to create your own native plant garden with native plant sourcing, propagation and maintenance.

Sep 24

The Roundtable Perspective: Internet and Social Change in China

Elaine Yuan, Ph.D., associate professor of communication at University of Illinois Chicago joins host Thomas J. Roach, Ph.D. to discuss how the internet has changed the concept of privacy in China and how Chinese citizens view it.