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Boilermaker hot streak goes cold in Ann Arbor, Michigan wins 87-78

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — DeShawn Sims scored a career-high 29 points and Manny Harris had 27 points and eight rebounds to lead Michigan to an 87-78 victory over No. 16 Purdue on Thursday night. The Wolverines (18-11, 8-8 Big Ten) improved to 3-4 against ranked opponents and added an important victory to the ones […] Read the full story

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Purdue wins two Big Ten titles first day of men’s swimming championships

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -– The Purdue men’s swimming and diving team earned two conference crowns and broke nine records Thursday inside the Boilermaker Aquatic Center during the first day of the Big Ten Championships. “We were really worried about today, because we knew today was our worst day of the meet,” head coach Dan Ross […] Read the full story

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Purdue women defeat Michigan, 70-53

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Seniors Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton and Danielle Campbell couldn’t have scripted a better senior night as both players put up career numbers in a 70-53 win over Michigan on Thursday night. Wisdom-Hylton finished with a career-high 15 rebounds en route to her 23rd career double-double, while Campbell scored a season-high 18 points. Purdue […] Read the full story

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8 students to compete in Miss Purdue Scholarship Pageant

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The 2009 Miss Purdue Scholarship Pageant will take place at 5 p.m. Sunday (March 1) in Stewart Center’s Loeb Playhouse. Eight students will participate in the pageant, which is an official preliminary to the Miss Indiana and Miss America pageants. As part of the evening, State Rep. Sheila Klinker, Miss Purdue […] Read the full story

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Purdue officials conclude investigation into cheating allegations

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University on Wednesday (Feb. 25) announced that 10 students face disciplinary action stemming from cheating allegations. Steve Akers, the university’s executive associate dean of students, said an investigation was launched after university officials became aware that some students enrolled in a sophomore-level engineering class may have cheated on a test. […] Read the full story

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Purdue student group hosts affirmative action bake sale

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -– The Conservative Coalition for American Values, a Purdue University student organization, hosted a bake sale today designed to demonstrate the racial divisiveness of University affirmative action policies, specifically the mandated use of racial quotas and admitting students based on their skin tone. The Executive Project Director of CCAV, Tim Arehart, felt […] Read the full story

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 February 2020