New, Old, and Wonderful: Hahn applies coursework to help revitalize Bluffton

Pursuing a degree often may lead you down unexpected paths. Jarrod Hahn, the elected surveyor of Wells County, discovered this in a College of Arts and Sciences course while pursuing a construction engineering technology degree. During the summer 2018 semester, Jarrod took the course W234 Technical Report Writing, which in part requires students to develop…

Physics leads Indiana in undergraduate-only program graduates

Our Purdue University Fort Wayne Department of Physics gives students a place to experiment, fail, learn and grow – an approach that helps it graduate the most students in the state. Eleven Purdue Fort Wayne students earned a bachelor’s degree in physics in the 2016-2017 school year, the most of any undergraduate-only program in the…

Purdue Aware brings additional suicide prevention training to campus

Six years ago, Project COMPASS set out to provide suicide awareness, education, and training to the Purdue Fort Wayne community. Now, Purdue Aware extends the mission of Project COMPASS (Community Partners Against Student Suicide) to train our community to recognize the signs of mental and emotional distress, and to refer those in need of services…

Purdue Fort Wayne, North Side HS team up for historical archive

  This article has been updated to reflect a date change for the first History Harvest. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8. By Deanna G. Wooley // Public History Program Coordinator, Purdue University Fort Wayne North Side High School and Purdue University Fort Wayne are seeking NSHS alumni and…

Professor Emerita Spotlight

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