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Ag-Analytics Opens Office at Purdue University's New Convergence Center

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Ag-Analytics is excited to announce the opening of a new office facility at the Convergence Center at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.

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  • WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Ag-Analytics is excited to announce the opening of a new office facility at the Convergence Center at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.
  • "For us, there is no better place to grow our company than among the bright minds and future discoveries of Purdue University."
  • "We look forward to collaborating with Ag-Analytics as they expand to the Convergence Center at Purdue University."
  • The beautiful and modern Convergence office space is located within the Discovery Park District of Purdue University.

Venture capitalists, Purdue innovations, startups establish winning combination for moving life-changing technologies to public

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 2:00am

According to the investment report "U.S. Startup Outlook 2019" by Silicon Valley Bank, 52% of startups' funding comes from venture capitalists.

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  • According to the investment report "U.S. Startup Outlook 2019" by Silicon Valley Bank, 52% of startups' funding comes from venture capitalists.
  • The foundation manages the Purdue Foundry, Purdue Office of Technology Commercialization, Purdue Research Park, Purdue Technology Centers and University Development Office.
  • For more information on licensing a Purdue innovation, contact the Purdue Office of Technology Commercialization at otcip@prf.org .
  • For more information about involvement and investment opportunities in startups based on a Purdue innovation, contact the Purdue Foundry at foundry@prf.org .

Venture capitalists, Purdue innovations, startups establish winning combination for moving life-changing technologies to public

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 5:01pm

According to the investment report U.S. Startup Outlook 2019 by Silicon Valley Bank, 52% of startups funding comes from venture capitalists.

Key Points: 
  • According to the investment report U.S. Startup Outlook 2019 by Silicon Valley Bank, 52% of startups funding comes from venture capitalists.
  • The foundation manages the Purdue Foundry, Purdue Office of Technology Commercialization, Purdue Research Park, Purdue Technology Centers and University Development Office.
  • For more information on licensing a Purdue innovation, contact the Purdue Office of Technology Commercialization at otcip@prf.org .
  • For more information about involvement and investment opportunities in startups based on a Purdue innovation, contact the Purdue Foundry at foundry@prf.org .

Purdue Partners With Aramark to Manage West Lafayette Retail Dining

Friday, June 12, 2020 - 7:00pm

Purdue University and Aramark announced Friday (June 12) that they have entered into a retail dining operator agreement that will enhance dining offerings for Purdues West Lafayette campus and community.

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  • Purdue University and Aramark announced Friday (June 12) that they have entered into a retail dining operator agreement that will enhance dining offerings for Purdues West Lafayette campus and community.
  • We were very focused on a retail solution that brought new and real choices to the retail dining experience on the West Lafayette campus.
  • Aramark will operate 35 dining locations on the West Lafayette campus, including 11 locations in Purdue Memorial Union.
  • The space will be transformed into the Purdue Marketplace, a world-class food hall with a variety of new dining concepts, including Walk-Ons Sports Bistreaux, co-owned by Purdue alumnus Drew Brees.

Renowned Researcher and Educator Dr. John M. Pezzuto Named Dean of the WNEU College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 11:00am

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., May 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Dr. John Pezzuto has been named Dean and Professor of Pharmaceutics of the Western New England University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

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  • SPRINGFIELD, Mass., May 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Dr. John Pezzuto has been named Dean and Professor of Pharmaceutics of the Western New England University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
  • Most recently, Dr. Pezzuto served as Dean and Professor of Pharmacy of the Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at Long Island University (LIU) in Brooklyn, New York.
  • The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at Western New England University educates tomorrow's leaders in the health and wellness fields through innovative doctoral programs.
  • Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and the School of Law.

Union Club Hotel at Purdue Sets Sights on Fall Semester Opening

Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 2:00pm

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The renovation of the 182-room iconic Union Club Hotel at Purdue University remains on schedule and is expected to welcome guests starting in the fall semester.

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  • WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The renovation of the 182-room iconic Union Club Hotel at Purdue University remains on schedule and is expected to welcome guests starting in the fall semester.
  • "We're all adjusting to what might be the new normal as we emerge from this health crisis," said Wicks.
  • In addition, a yet-to-be-announced full-service restaurant, a classic cocktail bar and coffee and pastry counter will be added to the property.
  • The Union Club Hotel is now available to book stays starting on September 8, 2020 at www.PurdueUnionClubHotel.com .

Kaplan Offers Companies Free Educational Programs for Their Employees Disrupted by the Coronavirus Crisis

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 4:02pm

Included in the offer are 25 courses offered by Purdue University Global, a public, non-profit institution and one of the nations largest online universities.

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  • Included in the offer are 25 courses offered by Purdue University Global, a public, non-profit institution and one of the nations largest online universities.
  • This free course benefit begins immediately and will be available through June 10.
  • Companies that choose to direct their employees to these free resources should include this self-service website opportunity.kaplan.com , which will enable individuals to sign up.
  • Trained Kaplan advisors can also be consulted through the portal, if individuals need assistance in finding the best options for themselves.

New Career Coach in Indianapolis helping Students and Job Seekers find their right path.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 1:00pm

INDIANAPOLIS, March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Lauren Carter [BA, MA] started Career Coach Indy after working at Purdue University to help individuals navigate their career paths.

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  • INDIANAPOLIS, March 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Lauren Carter [BA, MA] started Career Coach Indy after working at Purdue University to help individuals navigate their career paths.
  • She is a trained Career Coach and has experience guiding hundreds of individuals & students through changing careers.
  • She provides career testing to help individuals better understand their inner passions and strengths to make the best career choice.
  • Passions, skills, and values need to be in alignment for individuals to find the right career.

Allen elects to retire as Deere Board chairman May 1st

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 2:15pm

The Deere board has elected John C. May, the company's chief executive officer, to become chairman upon Allen's retirement.

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  • The Deere board has elected John C. May, the company's chief executive officer, to become chairman upon Allen's retirement.
  • Allen has been chairman of the board of directors since 2010 and served as the company's chief executive officer from 2009 to 2019.
  • Allen joined Deere as an industrial engineer in 1975 after graduating from Purdue University.
  • "As chairman, John will lead the board with the collaborative style and strategic, operating, and technical skills so capably demonstrated over his 23-year career with Deere," said Allen.

2020 Peptide Drug Design & Delivery Summit (San Diego, CA, United States - August 31, 2020 - September 2, 2020) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, March 2, 2020 - 3:08pm

Meet 160+ peptide drug development professionals & learn over 2 YEARS worth of new product development strategies, formulation approaches, delivery technologies & regulatory updates while decreasing drug product time-to-market in just 3 days!

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  • Meet 160+ peptide drug development professionals & learn over 2 YEARS worth of new product development strategies, formulation approaches, delivery technologies & regulatory updates while decreasing drug product time-to-market in just 3 days!
  • Head, Department of Industrial and Physical Pharmacy, Purdue University
    Dr. Ralph and Sallie Weaver Professor of Research Medicine, University of Pennsylvania