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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WOODBURY, Minn. – Freshman Inez Wanamarta opened her Boilermaker career in grand fashion this week, shooting a final-round, five-under 67, tying for medalist honors at the Minnesota Invitational, hosted by the Golden Gophers at Prestwick Golf Club on Monday and Tuesday. Her three-round total…

Purdue graduate August Kim was named First Team All-America by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association on Tuesday after a strong showing at the NCAA Championships in Sugar Grove, Illinois.

The Purdue women’s golf team competed in the NCAA Championships for the 15th time in the last 16 seasons. While not placing as high as they hoped, team members and coaches are confident in the future of the program.

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