The same week the Purdue Board of Trustees is scheduled to discuss a diversity task force meant to combat inequality on campus, the planned consolidation of 16 departments into six left faculty and department heads feeling frustrated and left out of the conversation, they said. Read more
Receiving housing and roommate assignments is a fraught yet exciting waiting game for many incoming Purdue students. Read more
Less than a month away from the beginning of the semester, students are reporting problems requesting their free at-home saliva tests. Read more
Boilers returning to campus this fall may want to check their schedules, as professors have started to shift some of their classes online. Read more
More than half of surveyed students coming back to Purdue in the fall said they feel safe returning to campus, according to a Purdue Student Government survey. Read more
Purdue has confirmed its retail dining operating agreement with Aramark and detailed further plans for new dining options and staffing opportunities. Read more
After months of consultation with task forces, medical professionals and University administrators, Purdue unveiled its first official "Protect Purdue Plan" detailing future protective measures on campus. Read more
The Board of Trustees did not discuss the University’s contracting with Aramark during its Thursday meeting, though the Indiana Commission of Higher Education approved the $25 million contracted renovation between Purdue and the company during its meeting on the same day. Read more
A suit filed in federal court in early April against the University for pro-rated tuition and fees has been dismissed and refiled into Indiana court. Read more
Though fall enrollment has been reported to be strong, the University still faces a host of financial difficulties as a result of the pandemic, Purdue administrators say. Read more
A crowdfunding campaign set up by the University for the Protect Purdue Initiative has raised nearly $30,000 by Friday morning to help reopen campus in the fall. Read more
HAMMOND, Ind. — A former Purdue professor and his company were sentenced to two years of probation and made to pay $1.6 million in restitution to government foundations after the professor defrauded them to inappropriately acquire grant money, a U.S. District Court Judge in Hammond ruled Mon…
Purdue football player Lorenzo Neal had just returned home from the gym one day in late May, after being away from the internet for most of the day.
Some fraternity, sorority and cooperative houses will be closing their doors to students following Thanksgiving, and won’t be reopening them until January.
A federal prosecutor will recommend a 57-71 month sentence during a court hearing Monday for retired Purdue professor Qingyou Han.
A man was arrested for allegedly assaulting an officer and several staff members at Sycamore Springs, a mental-health clinic in Lafayette, on Saturday.