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Attendance Policy addition: PNW Instructors gain power of decision

Hunter Saporiti, Sports Editor

An amendment granting PNW instructors the ability to allow or not allow excused absences due to university- related activities was added to the current attendance policy on Dec. 9. The amendment requires students to present...  Read More »

Jan 10 • No Comments

Retired astronaut Col. Jerry Ross speaks at Sinai Forum

Kurt Urbanski, Staff Writer

Retired NASA astronaut Col. Jerry Ross visited the Westville campus on Dec. 4 to conclude the 63rd season of PNW’s Sinai Forum. Presenting in the Dssac, Ross spoke about his experience and gave an assessment of the present...  Read More »

Dec 13 • No Comments

TNT helps future PNW teachers

Taylor Rhodes, Staff Writer

Teachers Networking Together is a newly formed organization that donates clothing to PNW students to help better prepare them for the professional life of teaching. TNT accepts donations from students, staff, faculty, friends...  Read More »

Dec 13 • No Comments

PNW’s first graduating class roars

PNW’s first graduating class roars

Cain Buchmeier, News Editor

Nine hundred ninety students comprised PNW’s first class of graduates after the unification of Purdue University Calumet and Purdue University North Central. The Westville campus hosted its commencement ceremony on Dec....  Read More »

Dec 13 • No Comments

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Arts & Leisure

Cultivating creativity in chemistry

Cultivating creativity in chemistry

Amanda Lopez, Arts & Leisure Editor

With energy and enthusiasm, Kathryn Rowberg, associate professor of chemistry, incorporates art into her lectures to remind students that science does not always have to be serious business. One of...  Read More »

Jan 9 • No Comments

Pet therapy

Amanda Lopez, Arts & Leisure Editor

Wagging their tails and greeting stressed faces, therapy dogs from Power Paws for Kids were brought to Hammond campus on Dec. 6 as part of the Counseling Center’s efforts to help reduce students’ stress...  Read More »

Dec 20 • No Comments

Unidos at the university

Unidos at the university

December 20, 2016

CHESS art gallery

December 19, 2016

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Sports

Intramurals spring 2017 preview

Karina Jimenez, Sports Editor

Intramurals will be offering two new sports this spring, handball and combat archery. Handball, a team sport, will be a one-night event on Feb. 9. There are two teams of seven players, six outfielders and one goalkeeper....  Read More »

Jan 10 • No Comments

“IntraMural” Contest honors 30th anniversary of the FRC

Karina Jimenez, Sports Editor

Evan Schmagranoff, artist of the winning mural and senior nursing major, said various signs he saw celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Fitness and Recreation Center inspired him to create his mural. The mural’s title...  Read More »

Jan 9 • No Comments

PNW Athletes Receive Academic Honors

Hunter Saporiti, Sports Editor

Two members of the PNW cross-country team, Abigail Bondi, senior human resource management major, and Shyla Huppenthal, junior finance major, were announced as Daktronics-NAIA-Scholar Athlete recipients on Nov. 18. Daktronics...  Read More »

Dec 20 • No Comments

PNW Hosts Kids and Alumni Day

December 19, 2016

On and Off the Court, Deno Scores

December 19, 2016

Men’s soccer player pursues engineering dreams

Men’s soccer player pursues engineering dreams

December 19, 2016

PNW women’s basketball continues winning streak

PNW women’s basketball continues winning streak

December 19, 2016

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