Restaurants and bars will be allowed to have 100% capacity indoors and outdoors starting April 6, according to a release from the Tippecanoe County Health Department. Read more
Purdue will open its vaccine site at the Cordova Recreational Sports Center between this Saturday and April 10, depending on when it receives doses from the state, the University announced in an email sent on behalf of its Vaccine Allocation Task Force. Read more
A student filed a lawsuit last week against Purdue, the city of West Lafayette and Purdue's chapter of Delta Sigma Phi over the alleged negligence of the "water meter/manhole cover" on the fraternity's sidewalk, which reportedly resulted in the student falling and being injured in March 2019. Read more
People ages 45 and older are now eligible to schedule their COVID-19 vaccination appointments under new Indiana State Department of Health guidelines. Read more
College students who were apparently ineligible for COVID-19 immunization under Indiana guidelines received the vaccine on Friday. Read more
County police arrested a man today after he was reportedly found firing a handgun into a field near his West Lafayette apartment. Read more
At least 12 students are facing disciplinary action that may range from probation to expulsion after reportedly attending a party in an off-campus apartment building last weekend, a Protect Purdue press release announced Monday night. Read more
Purdue announced that all in-person classes in West Lafayette "should be canceled or moved online on Tuesday" after declaring a snow emergency, according to an email sent out Monday evening. Read more
Purdue announced the Patty Jischke Early Care and Education Center will remain open indefinitely to help meet the child-care needs of the Purdue community in a press release Wednesday afternoon, following a petition signed by hundreds of staff members. Read more
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
Team Canada has announced Purdue sophomore Zach Edey has been invited to attend the 2021 Canada Basketball Men's Senior National Team Camp as well as the Men's U19 World Cup Team training camp.
Purdue's Board of Trustees approved the civics literacy requirement to be implemented on the Purdue West Lafayette campus starting in the fall. It will start on all other campuses in fall 2022.
Purdue’s Board of Trustees will meet Friday to vote on the implementation of a civics literacy graduation requirement for Purdue West Lafayette — and all of its satellite campuses.