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Purdue University Northwest (PNW) is a premier metropolitan university dedicated to empowering transformational change in our students and in our community. Located in Northwest Indiana, near Chicago, PNW values academic excellence, supports growth, and celebrates diversity.

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Kris Falzone

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News Highlights

Onder Islek

Visiting Fulbright scholar shares story, research about visual impairment

Purdue University Northwest (PNW) recently hosted Önder İşlek, a visiting Fulbright scholar from Aksaray University in Turkey who is currently conducting research at the University of Hawai’i. He is an […]

Nathan Elizalde stands with a tablet in his hand. There is a screen behind him that reads "The Delightful Skill of Celebration"

Power Onward Conference highlights employee resources, best practices

PNW faculty and staff exchanged helpful information and tips about the various on-campus and digital resources available to them and students during the second annual Power Onward Conference.

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.

Oct 02

Sinai Forum: Every Tool’s a Hammer: Life is What You Make It with Adam Savage

Join the Sinai Forum at Purdue University Northwest for Every Tool’s a Hammer: Life is What You Make It with Adam Savage.

Oct 03

Emergency Preparedness Communication Tests

Purdue University Northwest will be conducting tests for its emergency preparedness communication systems from Oct. 3 to 7. See details and a full testing schedule.

Oct 15

Fall 2022 Preview PNW

Interested in attending Purdue University Northwest? Come learn about two student-centered campuses during Preview PNW!

Oct 23

Sinai Forum: American Reboot: An Idealist’s Guide To Getting Big Things Done with Will Hurd

Join the Sinai Forum at Purdue University Northwest for American Reboot: An Idealist’s Guide To Getting Big Things Done with Will Hurd.