A week after Indianapolis announced its mask requirement for all residents set to begin Thursday, the West Lafayette mayor is hoping to write up a mask requirement for local residents by the end of this week, he said. Read more
The same day as Purdue's deadline for undergraduate students to opt into an entirely online fall semester, the federal Student and Exchange Visitor Program announced several new policies for international students this fall, changing their allowed credit limits and tacking on new requirement… Read more
The University does not currently plan to test everyone after they arrive on campus, according to a FAQ posted on the Protect Purdue website. 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
The University announced its first confirmed case of COVID-19 within the Purdue Athletics Department Thursday night. Read more
“Quite frankly, we’ve had task forces,” said Marlo David, director of African American Studies at Purdue. “So I think the question has to be for this task force and any work that’s being done going forward is why haven’t any of those things worked in the past, and what will it take to signif… Read more
Purdue Student Government plans to host seminars on racial bias and anti-racism training this summer and will plan trainings to further the mission of the task force meant to combat inequality on campus this fall, president Assata Gilmore said. Read more
All large-scale events this fall run by the student-led Purdue Interfraternity and Cooperative councils have been canceled, and a moratorium has been set on all in-person social events until further notice. Read more
A candlelight vigil, chemistry-led march and park celebration; Juneteenth was celebrated through several different simultaneous events across Greater Lafayette Friday night. Read more
The second University Senate virtual town hall was held Wednesday to address concerns that faculty, staff and graduate students have voiced about the fall semester. Read more
Purdue extended the deadline for international undergraduate students to select the online option for fall classes until July 23, per an update posted on the Protect Purdue website Wednesday.
Purdue has filed an amicus brief in support of a complaint against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security filed by Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Wednesday.
Statistics recently released indicate the Purdue Greek and cooperative system continues to outperform its undergraduate counterparts academically.
Men of Mackey, the Purdue alumni team competing in the The Basketball Tournament in Columbus, Ohio, was eliminated Tuesday night, falling 76-69 to 3-seed Boeheim's Army after nearly completing a second-half comeback.
Purdue will require and pay for all on-campus students to be tested for the coronavirus before moving into residence halls and attending class, the University announced today.
The University is "de-densifying" classrooms and public spaces on campuslike in the Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Wetherill Hall of Chemistry and Stewart Center for students' return this fall, and for upcoming summer programs. Modifications include distancing desks and chairs for social di…
A week after Indianapolis announced its mask requirement for all residents set to begin Thursday, the West Lafayette mayor is hoping to write up a mask requirement for local residents by the end of this week, he said.