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.