• October 27, 2023

    Vice Chancellor Depew selected for HACU leadership fellowship program

    Elizabeth Babcock Depew, Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs, is one of 50 fellows selected for the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities’ (HACU) fifth Leadership Academy/La Academia de Liderazgo.

  • August 7, 2023

    PNW Chancellor Search: Availability of listening sessions and survey

    As we prepare to launch the public search for the next Chancellor of Purdue University Northwest, Purdue President Mung Chiang and the Board of Trustees welcome and encourage input from the entire PNW community.

  • July 6, 2023

    PNW’s ongoing diversity, equity, inclusion, belonging and justice (DEIBJ) initiatives

    Purdue University Northwest continually works to ensure a welcoming environment for all members of the university community. I am pleased to share these updates about initiatives and support for our diverse student body, faculty and staff, alumni and visitors.

  • April 21, 2023

    Transition to Faculty, June 30, 2024

    It has been my honor and privilege to serve as the Chancellor of Purdue University Northwest these past 12 years.  As you may know, the Purdue University system has a policy limiting how long one can serve in leadership positions.  For the last few years, I have known that my last day as Chancellor will be June 30, 2024.

  • February 22, 2023

    Purdue University Northwest announces Women’s History Month events

    Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will recognize Women’s History Month during March with several programs focused on empowering women, discussing key women’s health issues and recognizing accomplished university and community leaders.

  • February 10, 2023

    Purdue Northwest readies for Science Olympiad competitions

    Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will welcome 37 middle and high school Science Olympiad teams to its Hammond campus during the spring semester for STEM academic competitions on Feb. 11.

  • February 6, 2023

    Purdue Northwest students earn fall semester Dean’s List honors

    The Purdue University Northwest (PNW) 2022 fall semester Dean’s List recognizes 1,738 undergraduate students for their academic achievement.

  • January 30, 2023

    PNW celebrates Black History Month with calendar of events

    Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will commemorate Black History Month with a wide-range of programming that honors the rich culture, history and achievements of African-Americans and the African Diaspora. Lectures, discussions, networking, trivia and open mic nights are among the scheduled activities for the month.

  • January 18, 2023

    Purdue Northwest celebrates MLK Day

    Purdue University Northwest (PNW) celebrated its annual MLK Day recognition through several events intended to not only honor the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy, but also capture the spirit of social justice and service to the community.

  • November 4, 2022

    Purdue Northwest distinguished as diverse metropolitan university

    PNW is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive learning environment for its campus community that values students and employees from multiple backgrounds who contribute to a vibrant metropolitan university.