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Alumni, Awards, News

2017 Distinguished Alumni honored

October 31, 2017

The College of Education will honored five distinguished alumni during its 2017 Distinguished Education Alumni Awards event on Friday (Oct. 27). The Distinguished Education Alumni Awards are presented to recognize notable professional achievements of college alumni. The honorees are selected by the college leadership and are recognized biennially. This year John Campbell, Patricia Albjerg Graham, […]

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Events, Faculty, News

Purdue to host first STEM education event of its kind on campus

October 11, 2017

Purdue will serve as the site for the first STEM education summit of its kind in the nation. The National STEM Education Research and Practice Summit is slated for Oct. 16-17 in Stewart Center and is expected to draw education representatives from across the U.S. and around the world. The STEM (science, technology, engineering and […]

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Faculty, News

Phil VanFossen appointed to faculty athletic representative position

October 6, 2017

President Mitch Daniels has appointed Phillip VanFossen, Purdue’s James F. Ackerman Distinguished Professor of Social Studies Education, as the newest faculty athletic representative. “Purdue and the Big Ten hold student-athletes to high standards, and we rely on the faculty athletic representatives to help meet and maintain those standards,” Daniels says. “I am delighted that Phil […]

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Faculty, News, Research

Stepping Up Technology Implementation grant awarded

October 2, 2017

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Special Education Dr. Ben Mason. In collaboration with a colleague at the University of Kansas, Ben was awarded a $2.4 million Stepping Up Technology Implementation grant from the Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) in the U.S. Department of Education. The grant will fund the scale-up of I-Connect, a technology-enabled, […]

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