“Celebrating Our Associate Professors” luncheons will take place from 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 25 in WALC 3154, 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 29 in WALC 3090, and 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, November 20 in POTR 234.
An increasing demand from incoming Purdue Engineering undergraduates for research experience and a societal trend towards students seeking technological solutions for global challenges has led to the creation of the College of Engineering’s new Office for Undergraduate Research. The office opens in January and will centralize opportunities for student research experiences.
Keynoting two Purdue University commencement ceremonies Dec. 16, industrial engineering alumna and retired U.S. Air Force Major Gen. Theresa C. Carter shared life lessons on how to realize the Purdue Moves tagline: “What we make moves the world forward. We are Purdue, makers all.”
Think about this in the battle against world hunger: An estimated one-third of food produced in 2017 was lost postharvest. Gone, due to mold, insects and such due to improper drying, according to the National Institutes of Health.