July 20, 2015
Giving to Purdue has shattered records, and our generous donors have helped our University raise the most money in its history. More than 76,000 alumni, faculty, staff, students and friends; including an all-time high 18,596 first-time donors; joined together in giving to Purdue.
July 15, 2015
George Hawkins, acting president of Purdue in 1968, requested that Arthur J. Bond, a beginning graduate student in electrical engineering, join the staff to recruit and retain black engineering students. Seven years later the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) was founded at Purdue.
June 10, 2015
Five mechanical engineering faculty have been selected for TECAID, a National Science Foundation diversity training program. They will use the training to help recruit African-American students.
May 20, 2015
Mark Davis earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology in 1986. Congratulations Mark!!!
October 1, 2014
Dr. Sanchez was appointed Outreach and Retention Administrator for the Minority Engineering Program at Purdue University in May, 2014. She is a native of Puerto Rico.
May 7, 2015
The Asian American and Asian Resource and Cultural Center (AAARCC) opened its doors on April 29, 2015!
May 7, 2015
William Mendoza, executive director of the White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education, noted the amount of work that remains to be done for Native American education.