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Dr. Phil Wankat Retires

Author: Teresa Walker
Event Date: May 11, 2017
This Sunday, Dr. Phil Wankat will officially retire from the Purdue University College of Engineering. Together with Chemical Engineering, family, and friends, we celebrated last week his 47-year career.

Featured speakers Leah Jamieson, Sangtae Kim, Audeen Fentiman, David Radcliffe, Mary Pilotte, Christine Pekny and Phil's wife Dot and daughter Jennie shared with guests the many contributions and stories of Phil through the years.

Dr. Phil Wankat

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As a wrap-up, Phil gave "the last word" and shared his details of the stories told. This portion of the program can be viewed with the video shared below – and a must see!

Phil, you will be missed. We wish you a very happy and healthy retirement filled with the many blessings you deserve!