News and Announcements

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Indiana Arborist Association receives $250,000 Grant for Arborist Apprenticeship and Workforce Development Program

The Indiana Arborist Association (IAA) has received funding from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources’s Community and Urban Forestry program to launch the first-ever workforce development program dedicated to training certified arborists from underserved and disadvantaged communities in Northwest Indiana (NWI).

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Vote for PNW in The Times Best of the Region

The Times of Northwest Indiana has opened the polls to vote in the 2024 Best of the Region contest. Please take the time to vote for PNW!

Geri Richmond, Chenn Zhou and Chris Holford stand in the CIVS lobby

Federal officials tout recent multimillion dollar research grants for CIVS during tour

In celebration of several recent multimillion dollar research grants from the U.S. DOE, Geri Richmond, DOE Under Secretary for Science and Innovation, and Rep. Mrvan toured the CIVS space and listened to brief presentations emphasizing the far-reaching impacts CIVS projects serve for industrial innovation, decarbonization, digital transformation, workforce development and community and industry relations.


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Working at PNW


Pursue your calling while making a difference in the region.

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Roar Pride

PNW Athletics

Cheer for PNW’s 17 NCAA Division II athletic programs.

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Community Events


Join us for special events, from Sinai Forum to summer camps.

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Getting to PNW

Maps and Directions

Get directions to PNW’s Hammond and Westville campuses.

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Step into Nature

Gabis Arboretum

Relax amidst 300 acres of gardens, woodlands and hiking trails

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Support Services

Community Counseling

Access quality, affordable, culturally competent therapeutic services.

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Get Active

Fitness Centers

Work out with community memberships in Hammond and Westville!

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The Roundtable Perspective

Arts and Entertainment

A collegiate television program produced by students and faculty of PNW!

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Black History Month

Join us as Purdue University Northwest celebrates Black History Month!

From our kickoff celebration to Black Jeopardy, we’ll have fun while recognizing the essential impact of Black history, accomplishments and culture.


Feb 29

Make It Count! Spring Sessions

This program provides up to 20 students ages 16-18 to explore local heritage cultures, landscapes, opportunities, and experiences related to their interests and concerns.

Feb 29

Communicate-Create-Advocate – Spring Sessions

Our academic year camp is back to introduce high school students essential interpersonal, small group, and public speaking skills.

Feb 29

Black History Month

Join us as PNW celebrates Black History Month! From our kickoff celebration to Black Jeopardy, we’ll have fun while recognizing the essential impact of Black history, accomplishments and culture.

Feb 29

Purdue Northwest Today

Tune in to WJOB 1230-AM, 104.7-FM, or the TuneIn app for the Purdue Northwest Today program, “PNW Celebrates Women’s History Month.”