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Man Charged With Murder In Shooting Of Purdue Classmate

AP | KEN KUSMER | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — A Purdue University student accused of killing a fellow student inside a classroom was formally charged with murder on Thursd...

He 'Didn't Like To Be Told He Was Wrong'

AP | AMANDA LEE MYERS and CHARLES D. WILSON | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A Purdue University engineering student who police say fatally shot another student in a basement classroom prepared to face a j...

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LISTEN: Student Captures Evacuation Audio At Purdue Shooting

HuffingtonPost.com | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

It was a normal school day until Sarah Everhart and her 300-person lecture heard shouting from outside. "Get down! Get down!" a police officer yell...

Former GOP Gov Drawing Heavy Criticism In New Role

AP | TOM LoBIANCO | Posted 09.21.2013 | Politics

INDIANAPOLIS -- Dozens of Purdue University professors questioned their new school president's commitment to academic freedom Monday following the rel...

Mitch Daniels: I Just Wanted To Keep Kids From Reading Howard Zinn

AP | TOM LoBIANCO | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Purdue University President Mitch Daniels on Friday stood by his efforts to keep liberal historian Howard Zinn's work from bei...

Felony Charges For Grade-Changing Scheme

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.17.2013 | College

Three students from Purdue University in Indiana face felony charges for their roles in a scheme in which the students allegedly boosted their grades ...

Students Balance Studies and Style at Purdue University

CollegeFashionista | Posted 06.22.2013 | Style
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Purdue places a strong emphasis on academics and a lot of students are here on scholarship. That means that many are either too busy with school to care about fashion or simply don't have it in the budget to sport the latest trends.

Heart Of Dallas Bowl To Feature Rematch Between Oklahoma State, Purdue

AP | Posted 02.01.2013 | Sports

DALLAS (AP) — Oklahoma State and Purdue will finally play again — 15 years later in the Heart of Dallas Bowl. The Cowboys, one of f...

Faculty, Students Take Issue With Excessive College Administrator Pay Amid Tuition Crisis

Posted 11.14.2012 | Education

A 2010 study by University of Arkansas education professor Jay Greene found that spending on administration has been outpacing funds for instruction a...

Buckeyes' Backup Leads Way After Miller Injury

AP | RUSTY MILLER | Posted 12.20.2012 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The darkest moment for Ohio State and its fans ended up being the brightest highlight of Kenny Guiton's career. With star quar...

Epic Behind-The-Back Touchdown Pass

Posted 09.27.2012 | Sports

For good reason, you don't see a lot of intramural football highlights shown on ESPN. For good reason, this viral video of a behind-the-back touchdown...

Purdue Suspends Starting Linebacker Indefinitely

AP | Posted 08.28.2012 | Sports

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue has suspended starting linebacker Dwayne Beckford indefinitely. Coach Danny Hope made the announce...

Mitch Daniels' Career Move Revealed

AP | TOM COYNE | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — With Indiana hemorrhaging revenue during the Great Recession, Gov. Mitch Daniels targeted higher education to help fill t...

Benches Clear At Big Ten Title Game

Posted 05.29.2012 | Sports

The Big Ten Baseball Title game between Indiana and Purdue on Sunday was marred by a bench-clearing melee that took place right after the decisive run...

NCAA Tournament Live Action

Posted 03.18.2012 | Sports

We're down to the last three games of one of the most chaotic four days in sports. We've had plenty of upsets throughout the last three days, even one...

No. 2 Kansas vs. No. 7 Purdue

Posted 03.18.2012 | Sports

No. 2 seed Kansas didn't follow the trend on Friday. Unlike Duke and Missouri, the Jayhawks survived their 2/15 matchup, defeating the No. 15 Detroit ...

Purdue Holds Off St. Mary's

AP | ERIC OLSON | Posted 03.16.2012 | Sports

OMAHA, Neb. -- Purdue made it through its NCAA opener again, but Saint Mary's made it interesting. Lewis Jackson made the go-ahead free throws with 2...

LIVE: Friday Night NCAA Action

Posted 03.16.2012 | Sports

Last is certainly not least when it comes to the eight Friday evening games that will conclude the second round (don't forget those play-in games..) o...

Saint Mary's vs. Purdue

Posted 03.12.2012 | Sports

Saint Mary's was dominant in conference play and finished in the top 50 in points scored (37th) and assists (14th) per game in the nation. The Gaels t...

Supporting Cast Lifts Purdue Over Nebraska

AP | CLIFF BRUNT | Posted 05.09.2012 | Sports

BY CLIFF BRUNT, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Purdue's first meeting with Nebraska was all about Robbie Hummel. The rem...

Dem's Decision Could Help Obama In Key 2012 State

AP | By MICHAEL BIESECKER and TOM BREEN | Posted 01.27.2012 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The key battleground state of North Carolina is still within President Barack Obama's grasp, despite Democratic Gov. Beverly Perdue's...

Michigan Rides Running Back's Career Day Passed Purdue

AP | By LARRY LAGE | Posted 12.29.2011 | Sports

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Fitzgerald Toussaint ran for a career-high 170 yards and two touchdowns to lead No. 17 Michigan to a 36-14 win over Purdue on Satu...

Purdue Student Targeted In Porn Lawsuit

San Jose Mercury News | Posted 09.14.2011 | College

SOUTH BEND, Ind.--A Purdue University student is asking a judge to block a request that the school release the 19-year-old's name to a California film...

WATCH: Purdue Kicker Nails 67-Yard Field Goal

Posted 06.11.2011 | Sports

Kicker Carson Wiggs has kicked some long field goals at Purdue. He happened to kick the longest field goal of his career in the middle of Saturday's s...

Purdue Student Dies In Plane Crash

chicagotribune.com | Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- A Purdue University fraternity official says a Purdue student who died over the weekend two weeks after he was injured in a pl...