Summer 2013 E-Newsletter

Biochem student takes the plunge into robotics
8/1/2013
Biochemistry senior Amanda Burgoon Skelton has found a second passion at Purdue -- building underwater robots

Four departments undergo leadership changes
8/1/2013
Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, and Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences receive new department heads.

Purdue Science alumnus named director of the National Center for Atmospheric Research
7/31/2013
Before obtaining the prestigious position, James Hurrell received his masters and PhD from the College of Science's Atmospheric Science program.

Physics grad to speak at summer commencement
7/23/2013
While Adam Szewciw prepares for summer commencement and his speech that he will give to a packed Elliott Hall of Music, the senior reflects on his time at Purdue.

EAPS Prof. Jeff Trapp experiences two tornados during field experiments
7/19/2013
Prof. Trapp was in Oklahoma during the devastating Moore, Okla., on May 20 as well as the El Reno, Okla., storm on May 31.

Prof. Daisuke Kihara named Showalter University Faculty Scholar
7/18/2013
The Biological Sciences and Computer Science professor is the only College of Science faculty member currently under the Showalter Trust distinction.

Higgs boson: One year later
7/18/2013
Physics Prof. Matthew Jones talks about the excitement surrounding the particle's discovery as well as its future.

Purdue University College of Science, 150 N. University St, West Lafayette, IN 47907 • Phone: (765) 494-1729, Fax: (765) 494-1736

Student Advising Office: (765) 494-1771, Fax: (765) 496-3015 • Science IT, (765) 494-4488

© 2015 Purdue University | An equal access/equal opportunity university | Copyright Complaints

Trouble with this page? Disability-related accessibility issue? Please contact the College of Science Webmaster.