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Purdue’s Technology Student Council holding a food drive

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Technology Student Council, made up of students from Purdue University’s College of Technology, is holding a food drive Dec. 1-12 to benefit Food Finders Food Bank in Lafayette. Each of the eight departments in the college will have its own donation box, as will staff and administration members in the […] Read the full story

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Purdue community contributes more than 12,000 pounds of food

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Boiler Volunteer Network collected more than 12,000 pounds of food this month thanks to Purdue University students, faculty and staff. The eighth annual Fall Harvest Food Drive solicited donations from the Purdue community, with all items going to the Food Finders Food Bank, which serves 16 Indiana counties. Twenty-five student […] Read the full story

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Purdue Fire Department getting safety message out with ‘College Fire Survival’

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University’s fire department is making use of a video specifically produced to inform college students about fire prevention and safety in and around campus. The video, called “To Hell and Back: College Fire Survival,” is available by going online to Produced by the People’s Burn Foundation of Indiana and […] Read the full story

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CityBus to host “Office Hours” at Purdue, Dec 15

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — CityBus will host “Office Hours” on the Purdue West Lafayette campus to discuss the bus sytem with customers. Purdue students, faculty, staff, and all other CityBus riders are invited to share your ideas, make suggestions, or ask questions of CityBus managers. During the event, CityBus will also host public meetings to discuss […] Read the full story

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College of Science slates viewing party for ‘CSI: Miami’ episode with Purdue ties

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Purdue University’s College of Science is having a “CSI: Miami” viewing party for students and the Purdue community at 10 p.m. on Monday (Nov. 24). The episode features technology created by R. Graham Cooks, Purdue’s Henry Bohn Hass Distinguished Professor of Analytical Chemistry. Cooks will attend the party, which will be […] Read the full story

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Purdue beats Indiana like crimson-headed step child

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Joe Tiller savored every moment from Saturday’s send-off. He raised his arms in victory after twice getting doused with ice cubes. He conducted the Purdue band as it played the school fight song one last time. He cherished the opportunity to speak to players and fans from the field, inviting […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 September 2020