| Jun 20, 2012
| 2:06 PM
A day before Purdue University's Board of Trustees decide on their next president, Governor Mitch Daniels spoke about higher education. The Governor is expected to take the job after his term even though he would not directly address the topic in public...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:13 PM
The Purdue Board of Trustees unanimously elected Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels Thursday to be the university’s next president.
The trustees met at 10 a.m. in the Stewart Center’s Loeb Playhouse to vote on Daniels.
Keith Krach, board...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 11:21 AM
No institution of any kind means more to Indiana today or tomorrow as Purdue University. It educates at the highest level the engineers, scientists, agricultural experts, and information technologists on whom our state and national success...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - Andy Robinson doesn't pretend to have all the answers. But he promises to do his best to get them.
I still have a lot to learn. But this is exactly what I want to be doing, he says.
Robinson is the new potato extension specialist in...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Friday marked the 8th anniversary of a local woman’s disappearance.
Molly Datillo, an Indiana University-Purdue University of Indianapolis student, vanished from the Westlake Apartments on the west side on July 6, 2004.
Investigators said she...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Norman J. "Bud" Goldstone, a former aerospace engineer who devised and directed the 1959 stress test that saved the Watts Towers from the wrecking ball by proving that the world-famous landmark was structurally sound and safe, has died. He was 86....
| Sep 14, 2012
| 6:12 AM
Governor Mitch Daniels selected Tippecanoe County Judge Loretta Rush for the Indiana Supreme Court.
Daniels made the announcement Friday at the Statehouse. Rush was one of three finalists to replace Frank Sullivan, Jr., who is retiring from the state&...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 12:17 PM
Lt. Governor Becky Skillman joined executives from Paul Wurth, Inc., an international steel and iron engineering manufacturer, Tuesday to announce the company's plans to expand its operations here, creating up to 40 new jobs by 2018.
A subsidiary of...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 7:10 PM
Purdue University is helping develop a new form of biofuel.
The U.S. Department of Energy awarded $5 million to a team of researchers Wednesday.
The researchers are working to develop a plant that could produce a substance that can directly be used as...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 9:19 AM
Purdue officials sent a note to students after someone discovered a racist remark written on a whiteboard Wednesday night.
Purdue administrators said students found the hate word at the Roland G. Parrish Library of Management and Economics in the...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 10:34 AM
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — An NCAA Division I conference composed of mostly Midwest teams has decided that alphabet soup isn't terribly appealing.
The Summit League chose this school year to refer to three of its teams by the university's last name in...