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Cancer Challenge 5k, Chili Bowl, Family Fun Fest add spice to Black & Gold Game

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue football team will wrap up spring practice with its annual Black & Gold Game on Saturday, April 18. The event is free and will be held in Ross-Ade Stadium. The game starts at 1 p.m. Public parking is available in the lots north of the stadium at no charge. […] Read the full story

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Free online writing lab aids job seekers in preparing resumes, letters

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Job seekers wanting to make the “write” first impression can benefit by using the resources of Purdue University’s Online Writing Lab. “During this tough job market, it’s critical that resumes and cover letters be error-free,” says Tammy S. Conard-Salvo, acting director of the Writing Lab. “Because of today’s economic hardships, many […] Read the full story

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Alumni in the spotlight during Purdue’s Gala Weekend

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue alumni will return to campus April 17-19 to reunite and reconnect during the university’s annual Gala Weekend. Marty Burns, senior director of alumni activities at the Purdue Alumni Association, said the purpose of Gala Weekend is to give alumni an opportunity to catch up with each other, as well as […] Read the full story

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Purdue creates first virtual clean room for training pharmacists

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — When Tara Holt, a third-year Purdue University pharmacy student from Frankton, Ind., steps into a pharmacy clean room for the first time, she’s likely to experience a little déjà vu. The room should look and sound familiar. Nothing ought to feel strange about standing encased in a sterile hair cover, mask, […] Read the full story

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Trustees approve men’s b-ball ticket increase; other sports, student tickets unchanged

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — In recognition of the current economic challenges for Purdue fans, the university’s board of trustees voted to hold the line on athletic ticket prices with the exception of an increase of about $2 for men’s basketball. The adjustment applies only to general public and faculty and staff tickets. Student prices will […] Read the full story

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Students invited to submit designs for homecoming T-shirt

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The Purdue Student Union Board is hosting a design contest for the 2009 Homecoming T-shirt. The contest is open only to Purdue students, and the winner will receive $200 in free textbooks from Follett’s bookstores. Students can find the competition’s rules from the Student Union Board office in Room 268 of […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 October 2012