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WEST LAFAYETTEn — Third Street on Purdue’s campus will have an all-new and more friendly look and feel when the 2020-21 academic year begins, thanks to a plan to eliminate vehicular traffic from Martin Jischke Drive to University Street.

LAFAYETTE — The Tippecanoe Arts Federation (TAF) has been awarded a $30,000 Art Works grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to support the creation of new public art pieces and related outreach programs.

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Americans discard as much as 40% of their food, worth about $200 billion a year, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. A simple new method from Purdue University scientists could help cut down that amount of waste – and provide another renewable source of cl…

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LAFAYETTE –Thirty-seven probationary troopers graduated from the 79th Indiana State Police Academy on December 19, 2019. Two of those probationary troopers are being assigned to the Indiana State Police Lafayette Post and will begin their next phase of training, a three month field training …

Córdova Recreational Sports Center’s Wellness Suite offers a variety of programs for the campus community. These programs are designed to work toward participants’ health and wellness goals and do not require participants to have a Recreation & Wellness, or RecWell, membership.

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Most of today’s solar panels capture sunlight and convert it to electricity only from the side facing the sky. If the dark underside of a solar panel could also convert sunlight reflected off the ground, even more electricity might be generated.

WEST LAFAYETTE – Purdue University is hosting the Big Data, Safe Food Conference on May 11-12, 2020. The first of its kind, the two-day conference will explore the intersection of big data and food safety through conversations with experts from industry, government and academia.

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A dozen years ago, Steve Smith could anticipate the calls coming in from farmers across the state. They’d report when and how much of their crops had been damaged as glyphosate being sprayed on nearby fields caught the wind and landed on their non-resistant tomatoes.

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind.– The Purdue Top Farmer Conference will feature a pre-conference workshop focused entirely on risk management strategies on Jan. 9. The pre-conference is offered by Purdue’s Center for Commercial Agriculture and will take place at the Beck Agricultural Center located at 4…

INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeOmic, the creator of the LIFE mobile apps and the Precision Health Cloud (PHC) platform in use at major medical and cancer centers, today announced a partnership with the Susan G. Komen Tissue Bank, a unique resource established by researchers at Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center and Indiana University School of Medicine, to improve breast cancer research. The Komen Tissue Bank at the IU Simon Cancer Center will utilize the PHC for genomic, clinical and imaging data aggregation and analysis, as well as its health care compliant survey capabilities.

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INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sales Xceleration announces the creation of a new sales-focused recruiting business - Breakaway Sales Recruiting. This specialized recruiting firm is designed to help small and mid-sized businesses find the right sales talent to drive significant revenue. Breakaway Sales Recruiting combines an experienced group of talent managers and veteran sales leaders to work with businesses to determine its unique candidate profile and then place the right sales leader/manager or sales representative within the company.

One side is primarily playing to history, while the other is playing to right-wing cable TV and President Donald Trump's base. That's the media story within the televised impeachment trial of Trump in the Senate this week. And it's much more engaging than I expected. The big battle, of course, is whether or not the Senate will find Trump guilty as charged in the House articles of impeachment. ...

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders leads the field of contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination, according to a new national poll released Wednesday by CNN.

WASHINGTON - Bernie Sanders, who has campaigned for years as the candidate for "radical change" who will lead a revolution, now is talking more about he can beat President Donald Trump and has something to offer every voter. Sanders is enjoying a rise in polling and fund-raising in Iowa and New Hampshire. With the Democratic Party focused on defeating Trump, he's trying to temper his ...

FHA loans were created to encourage and help first-time homebuyers since the down payment for these mortgages backed by the Federal Housing Administration can be as low as 3.5 percent. A traditional mortgage typically requires a down payment of 20 percent, which can be a hurdle for potential homeowners to save, especially when they are already facing credit card and student loan debt. HOW ...