Engineering Technology

  • November 28, 2022

    Purdue Northwest Baja Racing Captures Third Place Award at National Competition

    Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Baja Racing student organization placed third nationally in the sales presentation competition of the Society of Automotive Engineers International’s (SAE) Baja Arizona competition in fall 2022, hosted near Tucson.

  • October 31, 2022

    GE Aerospace’s Quick Six with Connie Orozco Huerta

    PNW Mechanical Engineering Technology alumnus Connie Orozco Huerta was featured in a "Quick Six" profile by her employer, GE Aerospace! Huerta talks about her current job and shares how she came to pursue a career in aviation.

  • October 17, 2022

    Purdue University Northwest Begins Enrolling Students in Doctor of Technology Program

    Purdue University Northwest recently gained approval from the Higher Learning Commission to begin offering a Doctor of Technology degree. PNW’s Doctor of Technology, is the university’s second applied doctoral program and will begin enrolling students for spring 2023.

  • 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 15, 2022

    Purdue University Northwest Shares in Lilly Endowment Grant to Expand Programs for K-12 Students

    Purdue University Northwest was awarded $583,000 through Lilly Endowment Inc.’s Indiana Youth Programs on Campus to expand existing summer camp offerings for youths and create new academic year programs with optional college credits.

  • May 25, 2022

    Lionhearted Leaders: James Higley

    James Higley, professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) in the College of Technology at Purdue University Northwest (PNW) is a firm believer of applied learning in the classroom.

  • May 18, 2022

    Constructing his destiny: Meet 2022 PNW graduate Ryan Milly

    Ryan Milly, ’22, is finishing his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology. He is on a 4+1 academic plan and wants to complete an M.S. in Technology in 2023.

  • April 29, 2022

    Purdue Northwest Celebrates New Campus Bell Tower

    Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) newest structure, a steel bell tower at its Hammond campus, rang its first official chimes April 29 during a ribbon cutting and celebration.

  • December 22, 2021

    Advanced Manufacturing Scholarships Awarded

    Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) College of Technology has been awarded the 2021 Gene Haas Foundation grant award in the amount of $10,000. The funds were used to award scholarships to PNW students who are interested in pursuing careers in the advanced manufacturing area.

  • December 3, 2021

    Purdue University Northwest to offer Doctor of Technology degree

    PNW has gained approval from the Purdue University Board of Trustees to offer a Doctor of Technology degree. Pending approval by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education and the Higher Learning Commission. The program will be the second doctoral degree offered by PNW, joining the Doctorate of Nursing Practice.