Chancellor

  • January 9, 2023

    Appointment of Executive Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

    Now that the search has concluded, it is with great pleasure that I announce the appointment of Laura Odom as the new Executive Director of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion.

  • December 14, 2022

    An Apology from Purdue University Northwest Chancellor Thomas L. Keon

    Read the statement addressing comments Chancellor Keon made during the December 10, 2022 Purdue University Northwest commencement ceremony.

  • December 7, 2022

    Title IX Service Award Recipients

    Five individuals affiliated with Purdue University Northwest are winners of the 2022 Title IX Distinguished Service Award from Purdue University. As reported in Purdue Today, our colleagues and alumna are among 15 recipients of this prestigious award. 

  • December 7, 2022

    PNW Pridecast: A Conversation with Chancellor Keon

    Our team sat down with Chancellor Tom Keon to reflect on the calendar year and the exciting ongoing developments at Purdue Northwest. To start, we wanted to know in Chancellor Keon’s words, how he would describe our metropolitan university.

  • December 5, 2022

    An Outstanding Year for Purdue Northwest

    2022 has been an outstanding year for Purdue Northwest. Your hard work and dedication to our university, and especially to our students, has moved us forward in so many ways.

  • October 31, 2022

    PNW Building Ecosystem to Drive Economic Development for Northwest Indiana

    PNW Chancellor Thomas L. Keon’s column in The Times of Northwest Indiana praises PNW’s new Doctor of Technology (DTech) applied research program and highlights how those doctoral students will be key players in innovation opportunities for Northwest Indiana, particularly through the Roberts Impact Lab at PNW.

  • September 30, 2022

    Building Expansion for PNW Partner

    PNW Chancellor Thomas L. Keon was among those present at the ribbon cutting for the 100,000-square-foot building expansion for Morrison Container Handling Solutions. The company has been a key partner for PNW's College of Technology, notably the Mechatronics Engineering Technology degree program.

  • September 27, 2022

    PRIDE Team: PNW Respecting, Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Team

    It is with great pleasure that we announce the membership of our new PRIDE Team initiative. PRIDE’s (PNW Respecting Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity) mission is to promote an open, respectful and welcoming climate and culture that facilitates learning, discovery, service, engagement and professional development.

  • September 8, 2022

    Purdue University Northwest enrolls increasingly diverse student population

    Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) fall 2022 enrollment figures show positive trends of first-time freshman enrollment and increasing diversity at the university. First-time freshmen enrollment was up 21%!

  • August 29, 2022

    Year Ahead Video Now Available for Viewing

    From the excitement of the Welcome Rallies to the interactions in our classrooms, thank you for a very strong start to the fall 2022 semester at PNW.