Spring 2011 Commencement: COBA graduates
Graduates in the College of Business Administration collect their diplomas during the Spring 2011 Commencement ceremony.
Spring 2011 Commencement: COAL, COE, CHPA and Global Studies graduates
Graduates in the College of Arts and Letters, College of Education, College of Humanities and Public Affairs, and Global Studies majors collect their diplomas during the Spring 2011 Commencement ceremony.
Spring 2011 Commencement: CHHS, CNAS and School of Agriculture graduates
Graduates in the College of Health and Human Services, College of Natural and Applied Sciences and the William H. Darr School of Agriculture collect their diplomas during the Spring 2011 Commencement ceremony.
Writers Series: George Saunders
George Saunders is the author of three collections of short stories: the bestselling Pastoralia; CivilWarLand in Bad Decline, a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award; and In Persuasion Nation. He is also the author of the illustrated novella, The Brief and Frightening Reign of Phil, and the New York Times bestselling children's book, The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip. Renowned for depictions of consumer culture that range from absurd to poignant, Saunders's stories have drawn favorable comparis
Museum Studies Seminar
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A Celebration of Leadership & Vision honoring Richard L. Sharp H'99
On April 13, 2011, Richard Sharp was recognized by the University of Richmond for his leadership, philanthropic work and contributions to the business community. Queally Hall has dedicated the lobby in honor of Mr. Sharp. Additionally, the Richard L. Sharp Viewpoints Lecture Series (a partnership with the Richmond Scholars) has been established.
UR School of Law Professor Jonathan Stubbs on VOICE OF AMERICA's "Straight Talk Africa"
*** FULL PROGRAM *** University of Richmond School of Law Professor Jonathan Stubbs, one of the leading experts on the Ugandan human rights crisis, was interviewed on April 27, 2011 on Voice of America by host Shaka Ssali on "Straight Talk Africa" about Uganda's Ban on Protest and the Right of Freedom of Expression. In Uganda, opposition leader Dr. Kizza Besiege and activists have been jailed for defying a protest ban by President Yoweri Museveni. This is a video of the television and radio sim
AU from a Longboard!
Alfred University senior Cory Lewandowski, a biology major from Spencerport, NY, provides a look at what the AU campus looks like from a longboarder's point of view. Hop aboard to see Cory's unique perspective! Video recording and editing by: Cory Lewandowski Music by: Motorama "There's No Hunters Here" Licensed under Creative Commons "Attribution 3.0" http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Motorama/Alps/09_Theres_No_Hunters_Here
WBAA: The Jewish Jesus: Revelation, Reflection, Reclamation
WBAA Public Radio interview with Zev Garber, Emeritus Professor and Chair of Jewish Studies and Philosophy at Los Angeles Valley College. He is editor of The Jewish Jesus: Revelation, Reflection, Reclamation. More information about the book is available at the Purdue University Press website: http://www.thepress.purdue.edu/titles/format/9781557535795
Interview with Ramiro Garces, VP, Human Resource with Kimberly-Clark. Mr. Garces speaks passionately about the ties between Krannert School of Management and Purdue University, and private sector companies like Kimberly-Clark.
Herrick Labs Groundbreaking Ceremony
Herrick Labs Groundbreaking Ceremony recorded April 1, 2011
Boiler Bytes: Women in Engineering Program
Purdue University's Women in Engineering Program (WIEP) helps women and girls discover their inner engineer. From mentoring to career development, WIEP continually encourages current and future women engineering students by providing interesting and engaging programming relevant to their lives. https://engineering.purdue.edu/WIEP/AboutUs
Boiler Bytes: 2011 Bridge Bust Competition
Teams from 13 Indiana and Illinois high schools constructed bridges only to see them destroyed during the 32nd annual Bridge Bust contest March 4 at Purdue University. The competition is administered by the Purdue chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers. http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/events/2011/110223SchenkBridgebust.html
EAS April 25, 2011
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Boiler Bytes: Purdue Cycling Club
The Purdue Cycling Club is composed of both undergrad and graduate students who desire to become better cyclists. http://www.purdue.edu/cycling
Boiler Bytes: Students reach out to the community through Pete's Pals
Helping children is what Purdue students strive to do with every session of Pete's Pals, a physical activity program for children with disabilities sponsored by Purdue's Department of Health and Kinesiology. http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/general/2010/101203_PetesPals.html
Purdue Engineering - Dreams Need Doing
Student recruitment video from Purdue's College of Engineering
5 Students: A Sustaining Force
David Perkis can sum up his inspiration in a word: sustainability. After earning a degree in chemical engineering, he worked in corporate America for five years. During those years, his understanding of economics grew and he discovered his passion for sustainability. http://www.purdue.edu/fivestudents/policy/perkis.html
2011 Purdue evGrandPrix
The evGrandPrix is an outgrowth of the Indiana Advanced Electric Vehicle Training and Education Consortium (I-AEVtec), which is developing degree and training programs for the electric-vehicle industry. Some of the karts are built as part of class work developed through I-AEVtec.
Thunderbird School of Global Management student Cora Liu gives a campus tour in Chinese. The first video in the eight-part series features the Welcome Wall. http://www.thunderbird.edu.