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Purdue to launch Indiana Digital Crossroads with $10 million grant from Lilly Endowment

When Mark Daniel Ward launched Purdue University’s Data Mine initiative in 2018, he worked with fewer than 100 students from various academic backgrounds who...

Purdue launches Next Moves initiatives

Purdue University on Friday (April 9) officially launched Purdue’s Next Moves – five new distinct strategic initiatives designed to advance the university’s competitive...

Four professors named Guggenheim fellows

Northwestern University faculty members Mesmin Destin, Vicky Kalogera, Jennifer Lackey and John A. Rogers are among the 2021 Guggenheim Fellows recently named...

Purdue trustees approve bachelor’s degree in music; ratify faculty positions, promotions; honor friends of the university

The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Friday (April 9) approved the creation of a Bachelor of Arts degree in music, ratified...

New inhibitors may offer novel approach to treating deadly tuberculosis

Purdue University innovators have developed highly potent and selective compounds for use in the treatment of tuberculosis, which is one of the top...

Purdue professor tackles bovine respiratory disease with over $1 million in grant support

Bovine respiratory disease is the most common and costly disease affecting beef cattle in the world. Mohit Verma, assistant professor of agricultural...

Purdue scientists use malaria expertise to track COVID-19 variants, inform policymakers on virus spread

Scientists have been using genetics to track diseases for decades. Now, a team at Purdue University that typically tracks malaria spread in Southern and...

Mars scientist examining the landscape through rover camera she helped design for NASA Perseverance mission

Briony Horgan raised her arms in triumph as the Mars rover Perseverance landed on Feb. 18, a symbolic declaration of mission success....

Purdue’s Spring Fest offers virtual at-home activities

 Purdue’s College of Agriculture welcomes people of all ages to experience Purdue Spring Fest from their home and backyards. Normally held in-person...

Purdue entrepreneur finds success in food trucks

 An unexpected look at food trucks has become one of the latest successful entrepreneurial endeavors for a member of Purdue University’s growing family of entrepreneurs.

Evolution proteomics approach opens view into how new gene functions arise

The creation of genes with new functions is a major driver of developmental innovation in all living organisms. How these genes acquire...

Health experts to address COVID-19 vaccine questions in free webinar

As COVID-19 vaccines continue to roll out, some Hoosiers are still hesitant about getting their shots. To help assure...

Anouncement

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...