Darshini Render, whose skills in mentoring, teaching and planning have strengthened many students’ drive for success at Purdue, accepted the APSAC Excellence Award on May 9 during APSAC’s annual luncheon.
Jennifer Merzdorf, communications director for the Davidson School of Chemical Engineering, attended the Higher Education Communications Leadership Forum February 26-28 at Metropolitan State University in Denver, Colorado.
In 2018, the Global Engineering Programs and Partnerships Office will merge forces with the Office of Professional Practice to administer the Global Engineering Alliance for Research and Education (GEARE) program.
An in-depth review of environmental protections for a common storm water culvert repair practice — cured-in-place pipe repair, or CIPP — has revealed differing installation practices across states, water contamination incidents in 10 states and Canada, and lack of safety data for existing installation practices.
Many future engineering challenges will require innovation — new or different ideas introduced into use or practice that have a positive impact on society — and Purdue wants to ensure that today’s students are prepared to tackle them.