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  • PGSG hosts 'What is Free Speech?' discussion November 30, 2015
    Due to Purdue’s recent adoption of the “Chicago principles” when discussing free speech, Purdue’s Graduate Student Government and the Office of the President have worked together to bring two speakers
    By ALEXA KOZYRSKI Campus Editor
  • College Mentors for Kids hopes to raise $5,000 on Tuesday November 30, 2015
    A Purdue student organization is looking to raise $5,000 in just one day.
    By ALEXA KOZYRSKI Campus Editor
  • Laser research to help detect carcinogens November 24, 2015
    A research associate studying nuclear engineering is using his research and development to bridge the gap between laser usage and carcinogen detection.
    By ALEXA KOZYRSKI Campus Editor
  • Non-profit gathers more than 1300 donations November 23, 2015
    The Purdue branch of the national non-profit A Fresh Start has collected more than 1300 donations through a toiletry drive. The contributions included a variety of hygiene products such as shampoo, so
    BY ASHWIN SUNDERRAJ Staff Reporter
  • Saturday event will bring Christian groups together for a night of unity November 20, 2015
    Unite Campus, a Christian event, will bring those from multiple denominations, groups and Christian ideologies together for a night dedicated to worship and prayer.
  • Missing pencil sculpture found November 20, 2015
    A 12-foot-tall sculpture in the shape of a pencil was located on Thursday morning after being reported missing earlier this week.
  • Safe Campus Act receives nationwide backlash from organizations November 20, 2015
    The Safe Campus Act has caused much controversy in organizations across the country, including some areas where there may be a higher instance of sexual assault in the environment.
    By ALEXA KOZYRSKI Campus Editor
  • All's fine: Missing giant pencil returns November 19, 2015
    A 12-foot pencil sculpture that had gone missing from Pickett Park on the northwest edge of the Purdue  campus has been recovered.
    Purdue News Service
  • Students celebrate a victory at emergency PSG meeting November 19, 2015
    An emergency Purdue Student Government meeting was held to discuss several bills regarding certain demands that were presented to Purdue president Mitch Daniels.
    By JILLIAN ELLISON Assistant Features Editor
  • Swagelok workshops offer students knowledge for future careers November 19, 2015
    Tim Shine, technical services manager at Swagelok and 2007 Purdue graduate, returns to campus weekly to help students and faculty members get hands-on experience with tube fitting, something students
    By ALEXA KOZYRSKI Campus Editor
Debasish "Deba" Dutta was named Purdue University's new provost Thursday, May 8, 2014. (Photo Provided/Purdue University)

Purdue selects new provost

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (The Exponent) – Purdue President Mitch Daniels on Thursday announced that Debasish “Deba” Dutta will be the university…