University presidents who testified Wednesday tried to prove to lawmakers that their school is working to reduce the cost of college.
The process creates coke, which is used for making steel, out of low-cost Indiana-Illinois Basin coal.
Purdue University researchers have created a new device they say may have worldwide impact on insect pest populations.
The trustees are scheduled to talk about specifics of the contract on Friday, the first day of the two-day board meeting.
The Indiana University football team is seeking to end its season with a win over rival Purdue.
Indiana public universities went before two states committees Thursday to make their requests for additional funding next year.
Purdue plans to increase faculty and staff in an effor to diversify.
Purdue University's David Boudia claimed the gold medal in the men's 10-meter platform diving event Saturday at the London Olympics.
A source close to the governor says Mitch Daniels will be the president of Purdue University after he leaves office.
President France Cordova is retiring in five weeks, and the board has said it wants to pick her successor by then.