Communications Creative Arts
May 15, 2023
Cultural Heritage Celebration Committee Highlights AAPI Topics
This spring, Purdue University Northwest recognized Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage with cultural events addressing topics such as history, art, and archaeology.
May 12, 2023
The art of communication: Meet PNW 2023 graduate Daniel Appiah Gyekye
Daniel Appiah Gyekye, ’23, is graduating with a Master of Arts in Communication.
April 14, 2023
PNW students earn international broadcasting, scriptwriting recognitions
Purdue University Northwest’s broadcasting program received international recognition for the excellence of the creative work by its students in the second rankings of colleges and universities by the Broadcast Education Association.
February 14, 2023
PNW student represents USA at World University Games
PNW first-year student Finley Hawk recently competed at the 2023 Fédération Internationale du Sport Universitaire, or International University Sports Federation (FISU), Winter World University Games in Lake Placid, New York. Hawk, a figure skater, represented Team USA at the international competition.
February 3, 2023
Black History Month Student Spotlight: David Bolton
In our first Black History Month Student Spotlight, David Bolton talks about PNW campus life, student government and celebrating Black joy.
October 25, 2022
Lionhearted Leaders: Erin Okamoto Protsman
Erin Okamoto Protsman's students do deep dives and have ongoing, open discussions on how culture influences the way we send, receive, and interpret messages.
May 11, 2022
Purdue University Northwest Welcomes Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence
Purdue University Northwest (PNW) has been selected to host a Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence for the 2022 summer and fall semesters. Mashrur Shahid Hossain, professor of English at Jahangirnagar University (JU) in Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh, will teach classes, give scholarly and informational presentations and advise faculty on developing the curriculum in his areas of expertise.
May 9, 2022
First-Place Honors for the Pioneer
The PNW Pioneer received 14 awards in the Indiana Collegiate Press Association annual competition, including three first-place honors.
April 6, 2022
Lionhearted Leaders: Mary Beth O’Connor
Students of Mary Beth O’Connor, associate professor of Communication at Purdue University Northwest (PNW), have won more than 100 prestigious awards for the work they’ve done in the classroom. Many go on to successful careers within the television and film industry, often winning industry awards.
March 21, 2022
PNW hosts Mona Hanna-Attisha for One Book, One University program
Purdue University Northwest (PNW) hosts author and scientist Mona Hanna-Attisha during a visit to its Hammond campus on April 7 for its annual One Book, One University program.