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Purdue Research Park dedicates new tech center, honors EE alumnus and spouse

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue Research Park officials dedicated a 105,000-square-foot technology center on Wednesday (May 27) in honor of Heddy Kurz and her late husband, Herman Kurz, a Purdue University electrical engineering alumnus. The Herman and Heddy Kurz Purdue Technology Center, 1281 Win Hentschel Blvd., will house the Purdue Research Foundation offices, provide space […] Read the full story

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Purdue Airport receives $1 million grant from federal stimulus package

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue University Airport will receive a $1.45 million Federal Aviation Administration grant under the U.S. economic stimulus package, airport director Betty Stansbury announced Wednesday (May 20). The grant will be used to improve airport security and assist with wildlife management, Stansbury said. “This grant will allow us to increase our […] Read the full story

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Purdue Band, alumni to celebrate 90 years at Indy 500

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Around 200 band alumni will join the Purdue “All-American” Marching Band on Saturday and Sunday (May 23 and 24) to celebrate its 90th anniversary of association with the Indianapolis 500. Both the “All-American” Band and a separate alumni band will march in the nationally televised 500 Festival Parade on Saturday in […] Read the full story

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Purdue employee being treated for meningococcal disease

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Tippecanoe County health officials are contacting anyone who may have had close contact with a Purdue University employee who has been diagnosed with a meningococcal infection. The patient is under medical supervision and can no longer spread the disease, health officials said. A letter sent Wednesday (May 13) to employees in […] Read the full story

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Male student reports being attacked near campus

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — West Lafayette police are investigating report that a male student was attacked about 1:30 a.m. Monday (May 11) near the Purdue University West Lafayette campus. The victim reported he had been hit in the head in the 100 block of Andrew Place. Police caution the public to be alert and report […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 February 2019