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Purdue administers flu vaccine allotment, awaits next shipment

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue Student Health Center administered 347 doses of H1N1 vaccine Wednesday and Thursday (Oct. 27 and 28) and is now awaiting new shipments, which are expected next Wednesday (Nov. 4). The university is providing vaccinations for students, faculty, staff and spouses of employees. Because of the limited supply, only those […] Read the full story

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Signals to provide early academic intervention at Purdue

MALVERN, Pa., and WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Signals, an innovative early intervention system that warns students that are at-risk of underperforming in a course and facilitates faculty interventions, will be enhanced and brought to higher education institutions through a joint effort by SunGard Higher Education, Purdue University and the Purdue Research Foundation. The collaboration is […] Read the full story

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Purdue receives additional H1N1 vaccine

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue Student Health Center dispensed 147 doses of H1N1 vaccine Wednesday (Oct. 28) and has just received an additional 200 doses that will be available to students, faculty, staff and employee spouses beginning at 8:30 a.m. Thursday (Oct. 29). Because of the limited supply, only those in top priority groups […] Read the full story

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Purdue’s Black Cultural Center to host civil rights leader

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Benjamin F. Chavis Jr., co-founder, president and CEO of the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network, will speak Nov. 11 at Purdue University. His talk, sponsored by Purdue’s Black Cultural Center, begins at 7 p.m. in Stewart Center’s Fowler Hall. The event is free and open to the public. The Hip-Hop Summit Action […] Read the full story

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Purdue gets ready to dispense 140 doses of H1N1 vaccine

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue Student Health Center has 140 doses H1N1 vaccine, which will be made available beginning Wednesday (Oct. 28), while supplies last, to students, faculty and staff from priority groups. The priority groups are: Pregnant women. Caregivers for children younger than 6 months. Individuals with underlying health conditions that put them […] Read the full story

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Purdue sees upswing in flulike illness, awaits vaccine

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The number of students reporting flulike illnesses rose last week following a steady decline. Between Monday (Oct. 19) and Friday (Oct. 23), 119 students with flu symptoms contacted the Purdue Student Health Center, bringing the totals since Aug. 30 to 559. Eighty-nine samples were sent to the state for testing to […] Read the full story

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