The dean of the College of Engineering will leave the University for one year, under Purdue President Mitch Daniels' approval, to work in the U.S. Department of State on "the economic security of the nation’s global technology initiatives," according to a Purdue press release.


The mechanical engineering "Toy Fair" combines technology and entertainment as students showcase their innovative toys. Space-themed toys are displayed at the atrium of the Mechanical Engineering Building Monday from 8-11 a.m. After the fair, projects are kept in showcases around ME. 

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Of the memorable moments from this year’s football season — freshman receiver David Bell’s physics-defying catches, the rise of third-string walk-on quarterback Aidan O’Connell or the heartbreaking loss in the annual Old Oaken Bucket Game — one aspect remains ingrained in Purdue fans’ minds:…

With the increasing popularity of online tests and quizzes, advancements in technology may inadvertently support cheating.

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The word “automation” may conjure ideas of jobs being replaced and robots taking over, but manufacturers around the world have had a difficult time getting rid of humans in the assembly line.

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The Catch-Up

Following a tumultuous first half, the Purdue men's basketball team was able to rally against Northwestern to establish a dominant lead in the second half of Sunday night's game in Mackey.  The Boilermakers won, 58-44, Sunday in Mackey Arena.

The No. 14 Purdue volleyball team served up another victory on Saturday in Holloway Gymnasium, defeating No. 16 Marquette Golden Eagles, 3-1, to advance to the third round of the NCAA Tournament. 

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