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Update on traffic disruptions around Purdue and Greater Lafayette

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A Purdue University Physical Facilities report offers updates on traffic and parking disruptions on and around the West Lafayette campus. On campus Reminder: The Y-shaped intersection near Elliott Hall of Music and the Armory is now a three-way stop. Reminder: On Saturday, July 4th, campus traffic will be congested and parking […] Read the full story

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Purdue’s WBAA-FM to increase power to 14,000 watts

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University’s FM public radio station may soon be able to increase its audience thanks to a boost in its power transmission. The power increase, from 5,000 watts to 14,000 watts, will allow WBAA Radio to potentially reach an additional 90,000 listeners, station general manager Tim Singleton said. In order to […] Read the full story

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Purdue police seek suspect in attempted robbery

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University police are looking for a man involved in an attempted robbery that occurred Wednesday (June 24) in a gravel parking lot north of the Marsteller Street Parking Garage. A woman was in the parking lot at about 5:00p when she was approached by a man who motioned that he […] Read the full story

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Two Indiana students earn Wade Steffey Memorial Scholarship

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Two students from Indiana have been selected as recipients of the Wade Steffey Memorial Scholarship. Trent Huckstep of Carmel and Kelli Chupp of Osceola are set to enter Purdue University in the fall. The scholarship provides $2,000 for each of the students for the 2009-10 academic year. The Wade Steffey Memorial […] Read the full story

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Purdue Summer Band to begin practices June 16

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Instrumentalists throughout Greater Lafayette are welcome to participate in Purdue’s Summer Band, which is led by Jay Gephart, director of Purdue Bands. The band, which will play a program of light classics and Broadway at 7 p.m. July 16 at Slayter Center of Performing Arts, meets twice a week for a […] Read the full story

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2 Purdue alumni to fly on shuttle Endeavour space-station mission

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Two Purdue University alumni – space shuttle commander Mark Polansky and mission specialist David Wolf – will team up with four other crew members for a June 13 NASA expedition to the international space station. The shuttle Endeavour will deliver the final components of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency’s Kibo laboratory […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 January 2020