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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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Congratulations To Our Spring 2021 Graduates!

PNW graduates earned a “license to learn” that they should leverage wisely and with integrity as they embark on their careers, keynote speaker Stewart McMillan stated. Congrats to all of our amazing grads!

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PNW's College of Nursing Earns National Recognition

PNW’s College of Nursing programs have been recognized among the best in the country in the U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs rankings for 2021.

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Purdue University Northwest announces fall discussion series on ‘Race, Racism, Anti-racism’

Faculty members from Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will present a series of interdisciplinary lectures and discussions this fall on critical race theory, racism and teaching evaluations, ethics of protest, and who is hurt by racism.

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PNW receives $3.8 million for TRIO Educational Talent Search

Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) TRIO program was awarded renewed grants from the U.S. Department of Education for its federally funded Educational Talent Search programs to continue serving first-generation and economically disadvantaged college students.

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Purdue University Northwest to Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with Cultural and Academic Events

PNW will celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month by hosting a variety of cultural and academic events. Observed annually in the U.S. between September 15 and October 15, the events will examine the history, culture and contributions of the Hispanic and Latinx communities.

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Leo Lion

Purdue University Northwest announces fall discussion series on ‘Race, Racism, Anti-racism’

Faculty members from Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will present a series of interdisciplinary lectures and discussions this fall on critical race theory, racism and teaching evaluations, ethics of protest, and who is hurt by racism.

Education Trio Group Shot

PNW receives $3.8 million for TRIO Educational Talent Search

Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) TRIO program was awarded renewed grants from the U.S. Department of Education for its federally funded Educational Talent Search programs to continue serving first-generation and economically disadvantaged college students.

Passing of Yueqi Zhang

It is with deep sadness that we share the following information. Yueqi Zhang, a professor in visual communication design at Purdue University Northwest since 2009, died on Tuesday, September 7. He was 58 years old.