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TNT helps future PNW teachers

Taylor Rhodes, Staff Writer

December 13, 2016

Filed under News

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...

Panel discusses U.S.-Syrian relations

Blair Hochstetler, Staff Writer

December 13, 2016

Filed under News

Lambda Pi Eta and the PNW local chapter of the Union for Democratic Communication (PNW UDC) hosted a panel discussion on the crisis in Syria in SUL on the Hammond campus on Dec. 1. The panel included Khousay Ahmad of the Syrian...

Pulitzer Prize winner speaks at Sinai Forum

Jason Finner, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016

Filed under Columns, News

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Bret Stephens spoke to a packed house on Nov. 13 at the D-SSAC building on the Westville campus as part of the 63rd season of the Sinai Forum. Stephens won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Commen...

From campus to campus

Amanda Biro, News Writer

November 29, 2016

Filed under News

PNW’s intercampus shuttle service launched on Nov. 28. With the use of a university ID, students, faculty and staff can access free transportation between the Hammond and Westville campuses. Two 24 passenger buses will depart...

Executive director of admissions named

Executive director of admissions named

Amanda Lopez, Arts & Leisure Editor

November 29, 2016

Filed under News

EXL: “…Is it a fine program for PNW?”

Jacob Yothment, Editor-in-Chief (print)

November 14, 2016

Filed under News

The PNW Faculty Senate Committee has been working throughout the semester to create an experiential learning program to fit the needs of the students of both campuses. Currently, there is no deadline set for when the program...

Would you like charity with that?

Amanda Biro, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016

Filed under News

The McDonald’s Peppermint for PNW campaign gave $1 for every purchase of a hot or iced peppermint beverage on Nov. 7 to PNW for the Future Leaders Scholarship. PNW athletes and students from Purdue’s Hospitality Tourism...

Social justice advocate speaks at PNW

Blair Hochstetler, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016

Filed under News

Lambda Pi Eta and the Union for Democratic Communications, two student organizations headed by Burton Lee Artz, professor of media arts, hosted writer and activist Medea Benjamin at Lawshe Hall Tuesday, Nov. 1. Benjamin came to...

Student arrested at Westville campus for resisting arrest, criminal trespass

Cain Buchmeier, News Editor

October 20, 2016

Filed under News

PNW student Michael Dowling was arrested on Sept. 15 in the LSF building of the Westville campus by university police and charged by the LaPorte County Prosecutor’s office with resisting arrest and criminal trespassing. Patricia...

New printing system a concern for students, faculty

Taylor Rhodes, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016

Filed under News

A new printing service called PaperCut has been implemented at PNW this semester. Under the previous printing system, GoPrint, faculty, staff, student workers, graduate students, etc. had access to unlimited printing. This is...