Communications Creative Arts

  • 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.

  • March 11, 2022

    PNW Students Receive First-Place Scriptwriting Awards

    Five Purdue University Northwest students will receive first-place awards for their scriptwriting at the Broadcast Education Association’s Festival of Media Arts convention in Las Vegas April 24-25. 

  • January 19, 2022

    Spectacle and Diversity: Transnational Media and Global Culture

    Professor Lee Artz recently published a new book titled "Spectacle & Diversity: Transnational Media and Global Culture."

  • December 6, 2021

    Applications open for CHESS Student Advisory Board

    The CHESS Student Advisory Board is looking for new members to start in the spring 2022 semesters to provide events that impact the college.

  • October 4, 2021

    PNW Celebrates Día de los Muertos

    Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Building Community Through the Arts program is hosting a Día de los Muertos Celebration event from 5-7p.m. on Tuesday, November 2.

  • September 16, 2021

    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.