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Military Family Research Institute awards grants to promote academic success among veterans

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Twenty-one higher education institutions in Indiana will receive grants to develop support programs and services for student service members and veterans. The grants were awarded through Operation Diploma, an initiative of the Military Family Research Institute at Purdue University that was launched through a $5.8 million gift from the Lilly Endowment […]

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Patriot Express Loan initiative delivers $315M to 3,750 vets, military community

WASHINGTON, DC -– In just two year’s time, the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Patriot Express Pilot Loan Initiative has supported more than $315 million in loans to more than 3,750 veterans and their spouses who are using the SBA-guaranteed funds to establish and expand their small businesses. As a result of the American Recovery and […]

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World War II veterans reuniting this weekend at Purdue

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A tour of the Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine and the Armstrong Hall of Engineering will be part of what has become an annual event for World War II veterans of the U.S. Army’s 250th Field Artillery Battalion. Seven veterans who served under Gen. George Patton and were attached to […]

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SBA Patriot Express Loan initiative delivers $150M to vets and military community

WASHINGTON, DC — In just under a year’s time, the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Patriot Express Pilot Loan Initiative approved more than $150 million in loan guarantees to nearly 1,500 veterans and their spouses who are using the SBA-guaranteed funds to establish and expand their small businesses. Patriot Express, launched last June 28, builds on […]

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

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