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.

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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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Matthew McClintock made history Sunday, as he broke the all-time Big Ten Championships 8,000-meter record en route to becoming Purdue’s first Big Ten champion in 72 years. He helped the men’s side finish seventh. Hope Schmelzle finished fifth in the women’s race, shattering the 6,000-meter s…

As Purdue’s No. 1 harrier prepares for his second NCAA Cross Country Championship race tomorrow, he’s aiming to become the program’s first All-American in over 25 years.

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