Summer START Follow-Up: Urban Turtles

The Urban Turtle START project is surveying the turtle ecology of Eagle Marsh, raising public awareness about depleting wetlands, and providing actionable information for the future of turtle conservation.

Summer START Follow-Up: Training First Responders

Our communication sciences and disorders faculty are on a mission to train first responders how to use alternative augmentative communication (AAC) to better assist people with communication disabilities.

Professor Emerita Spotlight

Meet retired English professor Hermine van Nuis. Her long list of achievements includes a family legacy of helping others.

Faith, Ambition, and Determination

Alumna Guerda Julien never gave up her dreams of education or her passion of service to others, despite facing many hardships in life. Now, she inspires others to persevere.

How the Mind Works

Faculty members from our psychology department are always ready to offer their professional insights on how the mind works, whether in the local news or international media outlets.

Upward Bound Toward College

Every high school student who wants to attend college should be given the opportunity to realize that dream. That is what Upward Bound is all about.

Communication Around the World

From national conferences to international research presentations, our communication students and faculty can be found across the country and around the globe!

This Is the Summer of Research

How do our faculty members spend the summer? Some are involved in summer research projects being funded by grants from the Purdue Research Foundation (PRF). Two of the grant recipients are from the College of Arts and Sciences, both in the English department.

Purdue Fort Wayne Unveils New Athletics Logo

  On June 18, Athletic Director Kelley Hartley Hutton and Chancellor Ronald L. Elsenbaumer revealed the new branding for PurdueFW athletics during a news conference at the Gates Center on campus. The new logo preserves three elements traditionally important to “our alumni, our donors, our friends, and our fans,” said Elsenbaumer. These are the Fort…

Student PSAs are STARTing to Broadcast

Our START program has set ongoing community outreach in motion. Dr. Beth Keller’s (English) project continues to help Mad Anthonys Children’s Hope House. After students recorded public service announcements at Federated Media,  3Rivers Federal Credit Union funded the PSAs to broadcast on 97.3 WMEE for one year. The student-created PSAs are currently on the air! Listen to WMEE…