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4 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

Purdue officials discuss importance of liberal artsPurdue officials...

Purdue University leaders, higher education experts, students and business owners came together last week to celebrate the College of Liberal Arts' 50th anniversary and to address the intersection of liberal arts and science, technology, engineering and math.

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8 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

Earth Day: Purdue researcher wants you to record natureEarth Day:...

A Purdue University researcher hopes to collaborate with people across the world on Tuesday to capture and record up to 1 million natural sounds, with the hope of preserving the sounds of nature for years to come.

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8 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

Trio of large road projects slated in West LafayetteTrio of large...

The middle of May through the middle of August typically generates a road-construction frenzy in West Lafayette as crews feverishly work to repair and rebuild roads while most Purdue University students are away on summer break.

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Related Topix: West Lafayette, IN, Lafayette, IN

17 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 4/20/2014

SPRING AWAKENING PURDUE UNIVERSITY 4/17-4/26/2014 Winner of 8 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, SPRING AWAKENING is a rock musical adaptation of Frank Wedekind 's 1891 expressionist play about the trials and tribulations, and the exhilaration of the teen years.It's Germany, 1891.

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Related Topix: Music!, Tony Awards, Fort Wayne, IN

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Canada.com

China on path to be largest Christian country

With the arrival of Good Friday and Easter Sunday, The Vancouver Sun looks at 15 of the top movies ever made about the historical Jesus, about metaphorical Christ figures and about central Christian themes.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Prison

Vancouver Sun

China headed towards being 'largest Christian country'

With the arrival of Good Friday and Easter Sunday, The Vancouver Sun looks at 15 of the top movies ever made about the historical Jesus, about metaphorical Christ figures and about central Christian themes.

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Related Topix: China, Asia, World News, Prison

Nanodot

Integrating DNA nanotechnology and RNA to transport nanoparticles along nanotubes

Another recent nanotechnology research advance in line with the theme of next month's " Foresight Technical Conference: Integration ", integrating nanodevices and nanomaterials into more complex systems, is the combination of a DNA walker motor, RNA fuel, a carbon nanotube track, and a nanoparticle cargo, all mimicking the biological molecular ... (more)

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Chemistry

Journal and Courier

1st Out of Darkness walk at Purdue draws 250-plus1st Out of Darkness...

Organizer Clara Meyer speaks Saturday before the start of the Out of Darkness walk on the Purdue University campus.

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The Indianapolis Star

Avon HS Riley dance marathon

Rushi Patel, 15, begins learning the morale dance that the crowd will be performing throughout the evening.

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Related Topix: Avon, CT

Daily Reporter

Daniels joins 2016 presidential debate commission

Mitch Daniels spurned calls to run for the White House in 2012, but the Purdue University president will have a hand in the 2016 race.

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Related Topix: Mitch Daniels, US Governors, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Olympia Snowe

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Journal and Courier

Emails shed light on end of Common Reading at PurdueEmails shed light ...

Purdue University professor Kevin McNamara, left, interviews Khaled Hosseini, author of "The Kite Runner," on Aug. 22, 2010, in Elliott Hall of Music.

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Related Topix: Mitch Daniels, US Governors, Unbroken, Books

Journal and Courier

2 Nobel laureate bronze busts better than 12 Nobel laureate bronze...

Nobel laureate and Purdue University professor Ei-ichi Negishi reacts Friday after the unveiling of a bronze bust of himself, outside Wetherill Laboratory of Chemistry on campus.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science, Otterbein, IN

The Columbus Dispatch

Nightmare of bullying doesn't end with adulthood

A decades-long study on the effects of childhood bullying confirmed what many researchers, parents and victims probably know too well: The harm doesn't necessarily fade with age.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Baylor College of Medicine

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Daily Princetonian

Tilghman, Gibson '65, Daniels '71 elected to Commission on Presidential Debates

Former University President Shirley Tilghman, University trustee Charlie Gibson '65 and current Purdue University President Mitch Daniels '71 were recently elected directors to the Commission on Presidential Debates.

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Related Topix: Mitch Daniels, US Governors

Journal and Courier

Purdue students pitch moon colony plan to NASAPurdue students pitch...

Parth Shah discusses Project Artemis, a plan for a manned mission to the moon as a precursor for a mission to Mars, on Thursday in Stewart Center at Purdue University.

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Journal and Courier

Mitch Daniels back in presidential (debate) mix

The Purdue University president and former Indiana governor who considered running for the GOP presidential nomination in 2012, was one of six new members elected to the board of the Commission on Presidential Debates.

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Related Topix: Mitch Daniels, US Governors, Indiana, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Olympia Snowe

CERIAS Weblogs

A Special Opportunity to Support CERIAS

Purdue University is a land-grant university, founded in 1869. As a land-grant university, our focus has always been on service to the public good - providing excellent education and research results for the betterment of the world around us.

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WBRZ

STUDY: Shifting landscapes trigger tornado touchdowns

Researchers from Purdue University say it is time to examine land areas that transition from rough to smooth, wet to dry and sloped to flat.

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PhysOrg Weblog

Mobile app to help children, families affected by severe, non-verbal autism

A child affected by severe, non-verbal autism uses the SPEAK all! app to communicate with a student in Purdue's speech, language and hearing sciences department.

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Related Topix: San Jose State University, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Journal and Courier

From the J&C Archives, March 31, 2014From the J&C Archives, March 31, ...

Bob Morrow sorts through a collection of some 25,000 baseball cards at a card whow at the Ramada Inn.

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Related Topix: Frankfort, IN, Lafayette, IN, Tippecanoe County, IN, Carroll County, IN

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