Archive | May, 2008

Purdue installs Big Ten’s biggest campus computer in just one day

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The largest supercomputer on a Big Ten campus will be installed at Purdue in a single-day, electronic “barn-raising.” More than 200 employees will gather May 5 to help build the massive machine, which will be about the size of a semitrailer when installed. It will be the largest Big Ten supercomputer […]

Read the full story

Posted in Purdue News2 Comments

Purdue installs Big Ten’s biggest campus computer in just one day

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The largest supercomputer on a Big Ten campus will be installed at Purdue in a single-day, electronic “barn-raising.” More than 200 employees will gather May 5 to help build the massive machine, which will be about the size of a semitrailer when installed. It will be the largest Big Ten supercomputer […]

Read the full story

Posted in Purdue News2 Comments

MCAT test prep class available this summer at Purdue

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Continuing Education and Conferences is offering a Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) preparation course during summer 2008. The class will meet from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday and Thursday evenings, May 12 through July 14. This course is based on the principle that the best MCAT test preparation is attained […]

Read the full story

Posted in Purdue NewsComments Off on MCAT test prep class available this summer at Purdue

Businesses expected to take action in wake of higher fuel costs

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Oil prices spiraling to a record $119 a barrel will spur businesses to compensate for higher operating costs, says a Purdue University economist. Businesses will consider ways to cut fuel and energy consumption, along with lowering delivery costs, says Gerald J. Lynch, a professor in Purdue’s Krannert School of Management. Some […]

Read the full story

Posted in Business NewsComments Off on Businesses expected to take action in wake of higher fuel costs

Purdue to remove orphaned bicycles, unclaimed bikes to be sold

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Abandoned and damaged bicycles on the West Lafayette academic campus (not residence halls or Purdue Village) will be removed during the next week in a partnership between the Grounds Department and Purdue Police. Student patrol officers will begin marking bicycles this week and the bikes will be removed by grounds personnel […]

Read the full story

Posted in Purdue NewsComments Off on Purdue to remove orphaned bicycles, unclaimed bikes to be sold

Vectren declares regular quarterly dividend

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Vectren Corporation (NYSE: VVC) announced the Board of Directors declared a quarterly common stock dividend of 32 1/2 cents per share, unchanged from the prior quarter. The dividend will be payable June 2, 2008 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 15, 2008. Last October, Vectren increased its […]

Read the full story

Posted in Business NewsComments Off on Vectren declares regular quarterly dividend

Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 August 2016
SMTWTFS
31123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031123