$25,000 in-kind gift renews “Roundtable Perspective” program for second year Northwest Indiana PBS affiliate Lakeshore Public Media partnered with Purdue University Northwest (PNW) last year to launch “Roundtable Perspective,” a half-hour educational program. Celebrating Purdue Northwest’s annual Day of Giving, Lakeshore is giving PNW $25,000 in airtime and advertising support to renew the 26-episode program […]
Purdue University Northwest (PNW) is pleased to announce the appointment of George F. Kacenga, Ph.D. as its first executive director of Global Engagement effective July 1, 2018. “After a nationwide search among a field of strong candidates, we are excited to have Dr. Kacenga, with his background and expertise, leading our strategic efforts to extend […]
Calling upon superheroes to pledge support for PNW Purdue University Northwest (PNW) hopes to inspire superheroes among its alumni, faculty, staff, parents, friends and students by making a pledge of support during the Purdue Northwest Day of Giving on Wednesday, April 25. The once-a-year event is a non-stop, 24-hour opportunity to support PNW’s student scholarships, […]
Former FBI Director delivers address, “The Ethical Leader,” September 9 Former FBI Director James Comey, whose Amazon and New York Times best-selling book releases tomorrow, opens the Purdue University Northwest Sinai Forum speakers series at 4 p.m. Sept. 9 in the Stardust Event Center at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa in Michigan City, Indiana. […]
Two student leaders, Christian Simmons, President, and Calvin Mead, Treasurer, of the PNW Chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) recently returned from their regional conference with exciting news! The PNW Chapter of NSBE has reported the highest chapter GPA in the region.
Initiative deepens PNW’s commitment to NW Indiana Today Purdue University Northwest (PNW) was selected as an inaugural member of the Higher Education Anchor Mission Initiative, a collaboration of 30 colleges and universities across the U.S. sharing strategies for enhancing the economic and social well-being of communities they serve. PNW’s participation arrived at the perfect time […]
For the third straight semester, the Purdue University Northwest Athletics Department has surpassed its collective grade-point average when the Fall 2017 academic report was recently released. With over 200 PNW student-athletes contributing, the Pride posted a new benchmark semester grade-point average of 3.28. In addition, PNW Athletics had 27 of its student-athletes boast a perfect […]
Grant furthers first responder and workplace safety research Purdue University Northwest (PNW) and PNW’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) are excited to announce a $100,000 grant from NiSource Inc., the parent company of NIPSCO and Columbia Gas companies. The grant furthers innovative, student-engaged research and education in the area of first responder […]