Friday Jul 18
PUC, PNC to be known as Purdue University Northwest
People in Northwest Indiana may know Purdue University Calumet in Hammond and Purdue North Central in Westville, but will soon know both as Purdue University Northwest.
The Kids Are All Right: Producing Rookie Engineers From STEM Programs
I really enjoyed researching this month's "Automation's Got Talent" cover article on how science, technology, engineering and math programs are beginning to produce the rookie engineers, technicians and operators needed to replace their veteran and rapidly retiring counterparts.
'Superheroes' design emblems for charity
Nearly 100 area kids learned how to work together, designed ways to turn thousands of cans of food into superhero emblems and helped supply 42,000 much needed meals to hungry families throughout Northwest Indiana.
25 years later, local seminar looks enhance ADA
Twenty-five years after passage of the Americans With Disabilities Act, or ADA, it's time for the country to look more broadly at designing public spaces, particularly classrooms, to accommodate anyone who wants to use them, disability rights advocates say.
SUNY expected to confirm new Buffalo State president
A vote by the State University of New York board of trustees is expected to take place at a public session starting at 1:45 p.m., at 420 Capen Hall, the University at Buffalo's main administration building on its Amherst campus.