After three rounds of virtual commencement ceremonies, Purdue announced Monday that a spring commencement ceremony will be held in Ross-Ade Stadium at 10 a.m. on May 15. Read more
Trustee Don Thompson updated the board on the Equity Task Force’s work over the past few months. Read more
The Purdue Board of Trustees approved several motions, among them a posthumous degree to a late IUPUI student, the ratification of several professors and the adoption of Purdue President Mitch Daniels’ performance metrics for the next academic year. Read more
University Senate Chair Deb Nichols reported that burnout has increased as the semester progressed, according to a fourth wave of a senate survey from November. Read more
The West Lafayette Board of Public Works and Safety is scheduled to vote on a proposed disbursement of more than $150,000 to several public-service agencies around the Greater Lafayette area Tuesday morning. Read more
After Tippecanoe County's seven-day positivity rate rose to 10.2% Saturday, the county's health department confirmed additional regulations would begin on Tuesday, as predicted by the county's health officer when he wrote up the standing order earlier this week. Read more
The University is tamping down anger on campus after students found an online Purdue University Police Department report that showed three students died by suicide this semester. PUPD later updated its report to reflect no students had taken their own lives through October. Read more
The day Purdue’s seven-day positivity rate peaked to an all-time high — 6.87% — for the seventh day in a row, the University announced it will pause surveillance testing until January. Read more
Students wanting to switch from on-campus learning to Purdue’s online-only option will have to prove a “significant change” qualifies them for an online spring semester. Read more
Despite long lines of mask-less students crowding Harry's Chocolate Shop and other Chauncey Hill bars Saturday morning, a University spokesperson said participating in Breakfast Club is not a violation of the Protect Purdue Pledge. Read more
Case of 'John Doe' v. Purdue alive because of appeals ruling written by current U.S. Supreme Court nominee. Read more
White people can sometimes become defensive when the subject of racism is discussed, the author of a book on white fragility said. Oftentimes this stems from the dislike of being generalized.
As students search for apartments and sign leases, the ongoing pandemic proves to be an additional hurdle in an already difficult process.
In a Sept. 8 meeting, service staff employees at Purdue complained to their advocacy committee about being overworked and scared for their future employment, as well as not being informed when co-workers had contracted COVID-19.
The Purdue Board of Trustees' executive committee approved motions to plan, finance, construct and award construction contracts for a Hypersonics and Applied Research Facility and a Secure Research Facility Wednesday afternoon.
Ebony Stewart was performing her final poem of the night, titled "Mental Health Barz," when she paused. The poet watched as a thin red outline of a penis slowly formed across her screen.
The writer who coined the phrase “white fragility” will speak to viewers Thursday night as part of Purdue’s ongoing “Pursuing Racial Justice Together” series.