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  Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University
This research is applicable to the treatment of many diseases because that same protein is found in numerous harmful bacteria, including those that cause ulcers, leprosy, food poisoning, whooping cough, meningitis, sexually transmitted diseases, respiratory infections and stomach cancer, said David Sanders, an associate professor of biology.
Sanders, who is part of the Markey Center for Structural Biology at Purdue, detailed his research in a paper published in the Aug. 16 issue of the journal Structure.
Purdue's structural biology group received a $2 million grant to purchase a state-of-the-art electron microscope that will enhance the study of complex biological specimens, including viruses.
www.bio.purdue.edu   (692 words)

  
 Purdue University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Purdue University is a public land-grant university whose primary campus is located in West Lafayette, Indiana on the bluffs above the Wabash River.
Purdue is also one out of fourteen secondary-level education institutions in the United States that participates in the Federal Aviation Administration's CTI (Collegiate Training Initiative) program.
Purdue fraternities and sororities are regularly recognized by their national offices and the community as a whole has received numerous awards from both the National Interfraternity Conference and National Pan-hellenic Council.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Purdue_University   (5884 words)

  
 Purdue University Rowing Team - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Purdue Crew pride runs deep and solid, much like the puddles each member pulls daily.
As the Grand Marshall, Purdue Crew carried 3 eight-oared shells emblazened with the corporate-sponsor banners.
This "pulling" effort earned Purdue Crew the "Golden Sneaker" Award, which is presented to the Purdue organization raising the most gifts, a third consectutive year.
www.boilerrowing.com   (178 words)

  
 School of Nursing - Purdue University
The Purdue School of Nursing empowers undergraduate and graduate students with the knowledge, discipline, caring, and skills to provide healthcare for individuals, families and communities.
Purdue School of Nursing, West Lafayette, is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Purdue's Doctor of Nursing Practice program is the first such program offered in the state of Indiana, and one of only 10 offered nationwide.
www.nursing.purdue.edu   (477 words)

  
 Department of Communication --- College of Liberal Arts -- Purdue ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Communication is both one of the oldest and one of the newest fields of study.
Today, in American colleges and universities, the study of communication takes place in a variety of settings among them, departments of English, Journalism, Broadcasting, and Speech.
At Purdue University, these various aspects of the field have been brought together in a single academic unit – the Department of Communication, which has been long regarded as one of the finest in the country.
www.sla.purdue.edu /academic/comm   (420 words)

  
 Purdue University Department of Agricultural Economics (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.umd.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Entrepreneurs who attend a Purdue University workshop not only will get their hands on effective marketing and sales techniques, but also walk away with them tucked under their arms.
The workshops are sponsored by Purdue's New Ventures Team — a group of Extension educators and specialists who aid those interested in starting new business ventures or improving the profitability of their existing businesses.
It is the policy of the Purdue University College of Agriculture that all persons shall have equal opportunity and access to its programs and facilities without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, or disability.
www.agecon.purdue.edu.cob-web.org:8888   (316 words)

  
 Computational Finance at Purdue
Like most graduate students at Purdue, CF students typically get full financial support, generally in the form of teaching or research assistantship.
Several departments at Purdue offer the possibility of granting a Ph.D. for original research in their corresponding fields with applications to quantitative finance.
Copyright © 2005, Purdue University, all rights reserved.
www.stat.purdue.edu /purdue_comp_finance   (379 words)

  
 Purdue University West Lafayette, Indiana
This section uses javascript includes, the same content can be found at - Purdue University News Service
For a complete list of our statewide locations and scheduling a visit, please go to our visit purdue page.
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 USA, (765) 494-4600
www.purdue.edu   (122 words)

  
 Purdue Extension - Knowledge to Go! (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.umd.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Purdue Extension Means Business Web site includes economic development publications, programs, partners throughout the state and other resources offered by Purdue Extension.
Purdue seeks community leader’s suggestions on how the university can build more partnerships within the state.
News columns from Purdue on gardening, insects and economics.
www.ces.purdue.edu.cob-web.org:8888   (342 words)

  
 Purdue Turkish Student Association   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Purdue Turkish Student Association (TSA) was founded in 1974.
To represent the interests of its members in dealing with the Purdue University Administration and the various student organizations.
To provide an environment for interaction among its members and their families, international communities, Purdue University students and staff and similar college associations.
web.ics.purdue.edu /~turkiye   (77 words)

  
 Department of Computer Science, Purdue University
Graduate students Lixia Liu, Yinian Qi, Yunhua Koglin, Jing Li, Bhagya Bethala, and Mercan Topkara and undergraduates Prisilia Paramita and Janine Tenkate were accompanied by faculty and staff that included Professors Jim Early and Cristina Nita Rotaru, and Graduate Office Coordinator Renate Mallus.
Construction of the 100,000 square foot, $20 million building started in October 2004 and was funded through $13 million from the state of Indiana and $7 million raised from 289 private donors.
Purdue University is seeking applicants for faculty positions in all areas of computer science as well as in multidisciplinary areas.
www.cs.purdue.edu   (439 words)

  
 Purdue School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
With over 8,000 living alumni, an outstanding student body, excellent faculty, active partnerships with industrial and professional leaders, and a strong university environment, we are positioned to continue to be leaders in the education of pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists throughout the 21st century.
You can read the University News Service article about the dedication, or click here for pictures and details of the project, including a time-lapse video of the construction.
In accordance with Purdue policies, all persons have equal access to Purdue University's educational programs, services and activities, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam-era veteran.
www.pharmacy.purdue.edu   (646 words)

  
 International Programs - Purdue University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Office of International Programs at Purdue University is dedicated to the development of educational opportunities, research, and other services essential to Purdue's ability to perform its land-grant university mission in the context of the global environment of the 21st century.
Purdue University has been selected as one of five institutions in the country to receive the 2006 Senator Paul Simon Award for Campus Internationalization.
Andrew R. Gillespie, Associate Dean of International Programs at Purdue University has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to lecture at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences during the 2004-2005 academic year, according to the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.
www.ippu.purdue.edu   (203 words)

  
 CERIAS - Infosec Graduate Program
The National Science Foundation has awarded Purdue ten fellowships in their Scholarships For Service for each year of the program beginning in 2001.
Finally, the candidate writes a detailed scientific account of his or her research (the dissertation) and defends it in a public exam before a committee of faculty, visitors, and members of the community.
Required courses for PhD students in CS include courses in operating systems, algorithm analysis, compilers and programming languages, numerical analysis, and theory of computation; this is a superset of the courses required for the MS degree, and almost all PhD candidates obtain their MS degree during their candidacy for the PhD.
www.cerias.purdue.edu /education/graduate_program   (1732 words)

  
 Purdue University - Kelley Direct MS-MBA Food and Agribusiness Program
The MS alone from Purdue can be earned in 21 months but still requires the 5 weeks of residency.
I cannot tell you how much I have enjoyed sitting back at home in our study and listening to some of the professors’ lectures (as if I were sitting in a classroom next to them).
The content of the Purdue program has been ideal in terms of enhancing my skills and embracing new ideas and concepts as well.
www.agecon.purdue.edu /agribusiness   (1141 words)

  
 Purdue University's Online Writing Lab - The OWL Family of Sites   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The award-winning Writing Lab at Purdue offers free writing consultations, workshops, ESL conversation groups, and other services in Purdue University's Heavilon Hall to the Purdue campus community.
Copyright © 1995-2006 by The Writing Lab and The OWL at Purdue and Purdue University.
We also recommend updating your Web browser to the very latest version available (the OWL at Purdue recommends the free, open-source Mozilla Firefox).
owl.english.purdue.edu   (202 words)

  
 Department of Statistics
John Deely, 1965 Purdue Statistics Ph.D. graduate, 1958 Purdue Mathematics M.S. graduate, and instructor for the largest Department of Statistics course, STAT 113, will be honored at a conference on July 5-6, 2007 at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Mik Black, Senior Lecturer, Department of Biochemistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand, and Purdue Statistics M.S (2000) and Ph.D. (2002) graduate, is the conference organizer.
Inspired by the appointment of Dr. William Cleveland as the second Shanti S. Gupta Distinguished Professor by the Purdue Board of Trustees, Dr. Moore and his wife, Nancy, have pledged to match the next $100,000 raised to support the Shanti S. Gupta Fund beginning December 1, 2004.
www.stat.purdue.edu   (924 words)

  
 The Exponent - Purdue's Student Newspaper
Purdue continues to review applicants based on SATs
Purdue and embarrassing should not be in same sentence
Senior kicker Casey Welch kicks the game-winning field goal in the fourth quarter of Purdue's 17-15 win over Michigan State.
www.purdueexponent.org   (393 words)

  
 International Students and Scholars - Purdue University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Purdue University is proud of its rich cultural diversity.
The Office of International Students and Scholars (ISS) is committed to the internationalization of Purdue University by providing appropriate services and support to international clientele and various University departments and offices.
ISS seeks to enhance the academic, cultural, and social pursuits of students and scholars from abroad through knowledge and expertise in admissions, immigration, advising, and cross-cultural programming.
www.iss.purdue.edu   (140 words)

  
 Purdue OTC
Purdue University biomedical engineering researchers discovered that a portion of porcine (pig) small intestine had remarkable remodeling properties for the reconstruction and repair of anatomical defects.
The first patent for extra-cellular matrix was filed in 1998 followed by a portfolio of more than 75 issued patents and an equal number of pending patent applications.
OTC is a division of Purdue Research Foundation that works with Purdue University faculty-, staff- and student-inventors to protect, market and license Purdue’s intellectual property.
www.otc.purdue.edu   (184 words)

  
 Purdue University Department of Political Science
The Pi Sigma Alpha Undergraduate Journal of Politics was founded in the Spring of 2001 by the Delta Omega Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha at Purdue University.
These contributions help us to support student activities, such as: 4 independent research projects with faculty, creating research awards for students, receptions to honor students' scholastic achievements and recruiting prospective students.
Copyright © 2006, Purdue University and the Department of Poltical Science, all rights reserved.
www.polsci.purdue.edu   (513 words)

  
 Wrestling purduesports.com - Purdue University Official Athletic Site
The Purdue University wrestling team opens its season tomorrow traveling to Ypsilanti, Mich. for the Eastern Michigan Open.
The 2006-07 Purdue wrestling team enters this season ready to improve on last year's impressive 20th-place showing at the NCAA Championships.
Former Purdue wrestler Chris Fleeger won the 60kg title and was named Outstanding Wrestler at the Sunkist Kids/ASU International Open in Tempe, Ariz., on Oct. 12-14.
purduesports.cstv.com /sports/m-wrestl   (175 words)

  
 Purdue University Weed Science Home Page
Slide sets of several plant families found in the United States are available from the Botany and Plant Pathology Outreach web page.
Members are university weed scientists from major corn and soybean producing states who have been working on weed management in glyphosate-resistant cropping systems.
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www.btny.purdue.edu /weedscience   (581 words)

  
 Krannert School of Management
For the third straight year, The Wall Street Journal has named Purdue University's Krannert School of Management a top 5 MBA school in a special section published Sept. 20, 2006.
The Journal's survey of corporate recruiters concluded that the Krannert School is the No. 4 program in the nation that serves recruiters from a regional base.
Purdue University's Krannert School of Management, located in Lafayette, Indiana, is one of the premier business schools in the U.S. Krannert offers Undergraduate, Graduate and PHd degrees for those interested in becoming leaders of technology-driven, globally competitive enterprises.
www.mgmt.purdue.edu   (300 words)

  
 Department of Chemistry
Purdue honors faculty entrepreneurs for life-altering inventions—Phil Low
The faculty and staff of the Department of Chemistry provide an environment where students at all levels can explore, discover, and learn chemistry through coursework and research.
Search for Purdue faculty members and their research activities by keyword or by field of study.
www.chem.purdue.edu   (355 words)

  
 Asian Soybean Rust - Plant and Pest Diagnostic Laboratory, Purdue University
For state-specific information on diagnosing the presence of soybean rust contact your state's land-grant university diagnostic clinic (pdf file).
Ray D. Martyn, Professor of plant pathology, Botany and Plant Pathology, and Director of the Center for Crop Biosecurity, Purdue University
Purdue University is an equal access/equal opportunity university.
www.ppdl.purdue.edu /ppdl/soybean_rust.html   (1388 words)

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