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High school girls invited to computer science career day at Purdue

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — High school female students who like computers or are interested in learning about them are invited to a computer science career day on Oct. 26 at Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN. The Purdue Women in Computer Science Career Day is 9:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lawson Computer Science […] Read the full story

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PEFCU invites Greater Lafayette teens to show off talent

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — In honor of International Credit Union Day (October 15, 2009), Purdue Employees Federal Credit Union (PEFCU) invites local high-school students to showcase their creative talents in a video contest for a chance to win up to $500. To enter the “It’s My Money. It’s My Choice. I Choose PEFCU Because…” contest, […] Read the full story

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Lafayette-West Lafayette Cultural Plan programs taking shape under TAF leadership

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Cultural Plan for Lafayette/West Lafayette, led by the Tippecanoe Arts Federation, is already listing several successes early in its implementation process. TAF officially assumed leadership of implementing the Plan on July 1 of this year, and early accomplishments include: The formation of a formal Arts Facility Needs Assessment Committee to oversee […] Read the full story

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Sigma Medical Group to offer seasonal flu vaccine

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Sigma Medical Group will be administering seasonal flu shots for patients of all ages in Lafayette and West Lafayette. The cost is $24 per person. No appointment is necessary and walk-ins are welcome. Vaccines will be offered on Saturday, Sept. 26 from 7:30 a.m. to noon at the following locations: Sigma Family […] Read the full story

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Purdue reports 2nd week of flulike illness

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue Student Health Center on Tuesday (Sept. 8) reported health-care providers there treated 40 students for flulike symptoms from Sunday through 3:00 p.m. Tuesday. The week before, there were 111 cases. In comparison, there were 66 reported cases of flulike illness during the peak week of the previous school year. […] Read the full story

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Sisters of St. Francis Health Services, Anthem contract ensures continuum of care for patients

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Sisters of St. Francis Health Services Inc. and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Indiana inked a new multi-year contract on August 31st, one day ahead of the September 1st expiration date on the previous contract. This new agreement will maintain in-network health care benefits for policyholders and employer groups […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 October 2012