NASA astronaut Fred Haise to virtually present Astronaut Scholarships to Boilermakers

WEST LAFAYETTE, IND. – A record number of Purdue students have been awarded the Astronaut Scholarship and will be presented the awards by NASA astronaut and Apollo 13 veteran Fred Haise. Purdue’s recipients are Maia Clare in the College of Science; Zachary Marshall in the College of Engineering, the Purdue Polytechnic Institute and Honors College; […]

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Featuring Dr. Brite for CLA-Funded Digital Humanities Project: ESRI’s StoryMap

Recently, a Digital Humanities project created by Dr. Andrew Flachs from the university’s Department of Anthropology was featured by ESRI’s “What We’re Reading” section. Dr. Liz Brite from the Honors College also contributed to this project. The research project was created in connection with Dr. Flachs’ recent book called Cultivating Knowledge: Biotechnology, Sustainability, and the […]

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Purdue student named Boren Scholar, to study in Hong Kong

WEST LAFAYETTE, IND. – Josiah Gottfried, a junior in Purdue University’s College of Science with a major in applied statistics, has been named a 2020 Boren Scholar.  Josiah Goftfried The Boren Scholarship program provides international experiences to students from the United States who are interested in enhancing their skills in a foreign language. Purdue students […]

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Purdue Honors College dean Appointed to UNESCO Core...

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Rhonda Phillips, dean of the Purdue University Honors College, has been appointed as a Core International Faculty Member by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Chair in Community, Leadership and Youth Development.

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