Recognized as the 2019 Indiana Teacher of the Year, Tamara Markey is dedicated to instilling a love for learning inside and outside of her classroom and is motivated by the Giant Leaps of her students.
Two Purdue professors and an IE graduate student are improving healthcare of pre-term infants in Malawi. The project includes designing new furniture to promote skin-to-skin contact between mothers and their premature infants - to help save babies' lives in resource-poor areas.
Through her distinguished 31-year career in the U.S. Air Force, one of Major General Theresa Carter’s Giant Leaps was being the first female promoted to one-star general within her career field and then later receiving a second star.
Often in the case of a disaster, there are too few resources available to the community. A new algorithm analyzes individuals' tweets to better understand how they respond to crises, offering a new way to inform decisions on disaster management.