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Explore the latest news and announcements from Purdue University Northwest, including student spotlights, faculty highlights and the latest partnerships with our community.

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Purdue University Northwest Contributes $746 Million in Local Income to Regional Economy

Purdue University Northwest adds $745.9 million in total income to Northwest Indiana, supporting 10,494 jobs across Lake, Porter and La Porte counties, according to a recently completed economic impact study.

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Purdue University Northwest Earns Recognitions in U.S. News and World Report Best College Rankings

Purdue University Northwest earned notable accolades among the best regional universities in the 2022 U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best Colleges ranking.

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Purdue University Northwest Graduates Encouraged to Be Bold in Their Professional Careers

Purdue University Northwest recognized 976 graduates during an outdoor commencement ceremony on May 15. Keynote speaker Alfredo “Al” Sori shared that graduates should possess three key character traits — integrity, respect and courageousness — to be more successful in their careers and lives.

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PNW Baseball Finishes Season as GLIAC Tournament Runner-Up

It was the first appearance in a GLIAC Championship game in school history for any sport at Purdue Northwest as the Pride finished at 21-23 overall and GLIAC Tournament Runner-up.

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A lesson in caring: Meet 2022 PNW graduate Angela Rojic

Angela Rojic, ’22, has spent the majority of her working life caring for others. She is graduating with her MSN-Nurse Educator degree from Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) College of Nursing, after which she will train others to do the same.

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PNW graduates in regalia walk to the Nils K. Nelson Bioscience Innovation Building.

Purdue University Northwest Graduates Encouraged to Be Bold in Their Professional Careers

Purdue University Northwest recognized 976 graduates during an outdoor commencement ceremony on May 15. Keynote speaker Alfredo “Al” Sori shared that graduates should possess three key character traits — integrity, respect and courageousness — to be more successful in their careers and lives.

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Purdue Northwest announces winners of the PNW Big Sell

Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) College of Business and College of Technology announced the top three winners of the 11th annual PNW Big Sell pitch competition.

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PNW Baseball Finishes Season as GLIAC Tournament Runner-Up

It was the first appearance in a GLIAC Championship game in school history for any sport at Purdue Northwest as the Pride finished at 21-23 overall and GLIAC Tournament Runner-up.