PNW Pioneer

Sexual assault awareness at PNW

Michael Blozis, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017

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Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network Day, was held on Sep. 21. RAINN is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization and leading authority on sexual violence. In an effort to raise awareness, the Counseling Cente...

Confidence shapes a communicator’s voice

Confidence shapes a communicator’s voice

Karina Jimenez, Arts and Leisure Editor

September 18, 2017

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Building trust, one cup of coffee at a time

Madeline Clement, Staff Writer

August 30, 2017

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On Aug. 16, PNW students, faculty and the Hammond community came together to build a better relationship with each other as well as drink a cup of coffee and eat doughnuts. The focus of the event was for PNW’s police office...

From Indiana to Nicaragua

Leah Medema, Staff Writer

August 20, 2017

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When Julie Lara and Rebeca Rodriguez, junior nursing majors, landed in Granada, Nicaragua for a week-long study abroad community service program, the two cousins felt at home because of their personal ties to the country. Lara and R...

Starting a spring carnival tradition

Leah Medema, Arts & Leisure Writer

May 1, 2017

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Students and student organizations lined up the driveway leading to the SUL building in celebration of the end of the Spring semester. The Spring Carnival was in full swing. Though the air was crisp and the skies were gray, this...

‘Merchant of Venice’ performance causes a mix of emotions

Donavan Barrier, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017

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Purdue Northwest’s production of “The Merchant of Venice,” directed by Paul Hecht, was quite the riot. Leaving the audience with laughs and questions about society, PNW’s take on William Shakespeare’s play was a success. The...

Student spotlight: Sarah Maddox

Kurt Urbanski, Staff Writer

April 19, 2017

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Sarah Maddox, senior communications major, is a student, leader and role model, and she is making the most of her experience at PNW. Maddox graduated from New Prairie High School and transferred to PNW after initially studying...