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Suresh Mittal

New vaccine may give long-term defense against deadly bird flu, variants

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A new vaccine under development may provide protection against highly pathogenic bird flu and its evolving forms, according to researchers at Purdue University and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention who discovered the new preventative drug and have tested it in mice. A new vaccine that apparently can provide long-lasting […] Read the full story

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Police beefing up presence for Purdue Grand Prix weekend

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University police are gearing up for the big weekend on campus by providing extra officers at different events throughout the week. The Purdue Grand Prix and the Purdue Black & Gold spring football game are scheduled for Saturday (April 19), and events such as a concert on Wednesday (April 16) […] Read the full story

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Study shows Valpo emits the most hot air in Indiana

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The top twenty carbon dioxide-emitting counties in the United States have been identified by a research team led by Purdue University. Carbon emissions by counties The top three counties include the cities of Houston, Los Angeles and Chicago. Kevin Gurney, an assistant professor of earth and atmospheric science at Purdue University […] Read the full story

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Composite Sketch of Suspect B

Police release sketches of suspects in attempted computer theft at Meredith Hall

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University police have released composite images of two suspects being sought in connection with the attempted theft of two laptop computers from a room in Meredith Residence Hall on Friday (April 11).   According to police, a student walked into her room on the second floor shortly before 3 p.m. […] Read the full story

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Lisa Munniksma presenting Communication Sessions at Clinton County FEST

FRANKFORT, Ind. — Freelance writer, editor, and media relations consultant Lisa Munniksma will be among the presenters at the inaugural Clinton County FEST on Saturday, April 19, where local business leaders and community members will have the chance to learn about educational and employment opportunities available in Clinton County. Munniksma will present two interactive sessions. […] Read the full story

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Food for thought: Relationship between food and environment, sustainable agriculture, topics at public forum

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The relationships between food and the environment, sustainable and organic agriculture, and communities and economic development will be discussed at an April 26 forum. Food, Communities and Sustainability: A Public Square Forum Initiative is 1-9 p.m. at the Wells Community Center, 638 North St., Lafayette, Indiana. The event, which is free […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 August 2012