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Gimlet Crest

Purdue withdraws recognition of Gimlet Leadership Honorary

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue officials on Thursday (April 28) announced that the university has withdrawn recognition of the Gimlet Leadership Honorary for ongoing violations of university alcohol and hazing regulations. The withdrawal means that Gimlet is no longer affiliated with the university and cannot operate an organization, said Pablo Malavenda, associate dean of students. […] Read the full story

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Purdue senior arrested, charged with several campus thefts

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University police on Friday (April 22) arrested a student in connection with several campus thefts. Andrew Skyler Allen, 24, a senior in the College of Liberal Arts from Walkerton, Ind., was preliminarily charged with four counts of theft. Allen allegedly took an LCD overhead projector from Brown Laboratory of Chemistry, […] Read the full story

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Kart 39 winner of inaugural Purdue evGrandPrix

Purdue’s 2nd Electric Vehicle Grand Prix to run April 30

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University’s second Electric Vehicle Grand Prix will feature an expanded field of karts and new battery technology. The evGrandPrix will begin at 1:00p on April 30th on the Purdue University Grand Prix track northwest of campus in West Lafayette. The event is a prelude to the inaugural Purdue Collegiate evGrandPrix, […] Read the full story

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Purdue Libraries extends hours as students prep for finals

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University Libraries will extend hours at four facilities to help students prepare for final exams. The John W. Hicks Undergraduate Library and Siegesmund Engineering Library will be open around the clock during the last two weeks of the semester, from April 24-May 7. The Siegesmund Engineering Library opens at 11:00a […] Read the full story

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Penix raises trophy to the crowds after winner the 54th Purdue Grand Prix

IUPUI’s Penix wins 54th Purdue Grand Prix

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Justin Penix of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis won Sunday’s (April 17) rain-delayed 54th annual Purdue University Grand Prix, his second consecutive victory in the event. The race was held Sunday after rain postponed Saturday’s scheduled race. Penix started in second position and stayed there throughout most of the first half, trailing […] Read the full story

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Purdue Earth Day celebration

Purdue to celebrate Earth Day

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University will host an Earth Day celebration on Stadium Mall from 10:00a to 3:00p on Tuesday, April 19th. This second annual celebration is designed to help the Purdue and Greater Lafayette communities learn about technical advances in green energy and how people can maintain a sustainable lifestyle. Purdue Physical Facilities, […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 October 2020