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April 8, 2016

 

Purdue

National Labor Board Will Look At Grad Student Unionization

Graduate students at Purdue want to form a labor union, and a similar movement is happening around the country at private universities.

April 5, 2016

 

Oil in water.

Purdue Researchers Find New Way To Separate Oil From Water

The breakthrough consists of melamine sponges, often found in cleaning pads or insulation.

March 31, 2016

 

Physical Sciences Center lab.

Purdue University First To Map Structure Of Zika Virus

The breakthrough could help scientists develop a vaccine.

March 31, 2016

 

The Purdue Bell Tower on the West Lafayette campus.

Purdue Students’ Attempt To Form Labor Union Uphill Battle

Many international graduate students don't want to confront a boss they work for at the university, in fear of losing their place in a program.

March 23, 2016

 

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Purdue Suspends Third Fraternity In Past Two Academic Years

Sigma Phi Epsilon was already on a four-year probation that began in 2013 related to incidents involving illegal drugs.

March 23, 2016

 

Plaza Vieja, Havana

Professors Return From Cuba Tour, Say They Felt Welcomed

The group from Ball State when on what's called a "person to person tour," one of several categories of travel Americans are permitted to take.

March 22, 2016

 

Cuba

Purdue Students Visit Cuba Just Before Obama’s Arrival

During his visit, Obama has stressed his commitment to improve relations between the two nations.

February 23, 2016

 

The Vaught family on their farm.

Farmers Face Economic Downturn As Revenue Decreases

Farmers enjoyed an economic boom from 2006-2014 because of increased demand for products. Today, farmers are struggling to just break even.

January 8, 2016

 

Discrepancies in research mean it can be next to impossible for researchers to get comprehensive data on who’s using water, and how.

Lack Of Water Use Data Could Have Environmental Consequences

A study from Purdue University shows a huge lack of cooperation among county, state and federal agencies when it comes to reporting water usage.

October 27, 2015

 

bees

Purdue Bees Bite Back Against Mites

There are many potential causes for bee die-off, but most scientists agree the parasitic Varroa mite is a major factor.

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