Trustees approve appointments, academic change and honor Nobel recipientWEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The Purdue University Board of Trustees on Saturday (Dec. 18) ratified the appointments of five named and distinguished professors and approved a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering at Purdue University North Central.
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- New York Times Magazine ethics columnist to give Krannert talk
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Randy Cohen, author of a weekly ethics column for the New York Times Magazine, will speak Nov. 18 as part of the Purdue University Series on Corporate Citizenship and Ethics.
- Krannert international executive MBA ranked among world's best
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Purdue University Krannert School of Management international executive MBA degree program placed 21st worldwide in rankings released Monday (Oct. 25) by Financial Times.
- Alumnus Roland Parrish puts Libraries' project on fast track with $2 million gift
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Roland Parrish has plenty of experience setting the pace, both as a successful Purdue University student-athlete and as an entrepreneur. Now Parrish is sharing his winning ways with a $2 million leadership gift to support the $4.2 million Management and Economics Library renovation project.
- Registration opens for Purdue's $100,000 Burton Morgan business plan competition
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Registration is under way for the 24th annual Burton D. Morgan Business Plan Competition, in which Purdue University undergraduate and graduate students will battle for $100,000 in prizes next February.
- 'Freakonomics' co-author to headline Krannert Leadership Series
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Bestselling author Steven Levitt will give the keynote address Oct. 14 at the Purdue University Krannert School of Management's 10th annual Leadership Speakers Series.
- Krannert operations conference to focus on opportunities ahead
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University's 2010 Fall Operations Conference will set sights on the future of manufacturing.
- Co-founder of microlending website to speak at Purdue
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Jessica Jackley, co-founder of the world's first peer-to-peer microlending website, will kick off the 2010-11 Purdue Series on Corporate Citizenship and Ethics.
- Profile Programs offer inside look at Krannert degree options
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — This fall, Purdue University's Krannert School of Management will offer previews to anyone interested in a master's degree program.
- Krannert Bootcamp teaches vets business basics
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Veterans from across the country have arrived at Purdue University's Krannert School of Management for an intensive seven-day course aimed at helping them start their own businesses.
- Krannert Executive Forum speakers announced
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Company CEOs, consultants and a Purdue basketball coach are among the speakers for this fall's Krannert School of Management Executive Forum.
- Purdue reaches top ranks among nation's universities
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue is now among the nation's top universities and its efforts in undergraduate teaching and programs to ensure student success also were recognized Tuesday (Aug. 17) in rankings released by U.S.News & World Report.
- Jerry Lynch named interim Krannert dean
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Jerry Lynch, a professor of economics and academic director of the master's and executive education programs at Purdue University's Krannert School of Management, will become the school's interim dean, effective July 1.
- Purdue on Bloomberg list for undergrad alumni as CEOs
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue is one of nine universities around the country that has at least eight undergraduate alumni serving as chief executive officers of Standard & Poor's 500 companies, a new list from Bloomberg shows.
- Purdue trustees ratify appointments, honor administrators and athletes, confirm retirement plan change, approve coal purchase
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Purdue University board of trustees on Friday (May 28) ratified the appointments of the Dean of the School of Education at Purdue Calumet and a named chair and a distinguished professor for the West Lafayette campus.
- International business program wins $1.6 million grant
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University's Center for International Business and Research, based at the Krannert School of Management, has received a four-year, $1.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education.
- U.S.News ranks Purdue's graduate programs among country's best
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Programs in education, engineering, business and science were ranked among the best in the nation in U.S.News & World Report's rankings of graduate schools released Thursday (April 15).
- Bernie Madoff whistleblower to speak at Purdue
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Harry Markopolos, who gained fame for alerting the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission about the Bernie Madoff fraud, will speak at Purdue University on Thursday (April 22) as part of the Purdue Series on Corporate Citizenship and Ethics.
- Purdue students invent innovative, weather-resistant shelter for disaster victims
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - A team of Purdue University students has turned an undergraduate design project into a sturdy, portable, spacious, easily assembled shelter for homeless families suffering in the aftermath of disasters like the earthquake in Haiti.
- Krannert students win international business competition
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – A team of four students from Purdue University's Krannert School of Management won first place at Rubicon 2011, an international case competition for business students.
- Cosier named director of Burton D. Morgan Entrepreneurship Center
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Richard Cosier is trading his role as Purdue's Dean of the Krannert School of Management to become the Avrum and Joyce Gray Director of the Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship, university officials announced Thursday (March 4).
- Glytrix, TerraSolutions take top honors at 23rd annual business-plan competition
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Student-led companies that develop consumer products from the byproducts of ethanol production and a tissue-healing technology that also reduces scarring took top honors at Purdue University's 23rd annual $100,000 Burton D. Morgan Business Plan Competition.
- Grinding It Out
Three yards and a cloud of dust. And when it’s fourth-and-one, Roland Parrish, who was a closet college football fan as a youth in Hammond, Ind., wants the ball in his hands.
- Krannert Info Night to provide forum for those considering master's degree
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue University's Krannert School of Management will host an information session from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday (Feb 24) in Rawls Hall, Room 1062, to discuss graduate programs and management career opportunities.
- Finalists selected for $100,000 student business-plan competition
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Ten finalists have been selected to compete for $100,000 on Tuesday (Feb. 23) during the 23rd annual Burton D. Morgan Business Plan Competition, which highlights promising student-led entrepreneurship efforts.
- Financial Times ranks Purdue's Krannert School as a top 10 public MBA program
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue University's Krannert School of Management has been ranked in a tie for the No. 9 spot among U.S. public MBA programs, according to rankings released Monday (Jan. 25) by the Financial Times. The publication lists Krannert as the highest-ranked MBA program in the state of Indiana.
- Venu Srinivasan conferred award
Venu Srinivasan, Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Korea, Chennai and Chairman, TVS Motor Company, was on Sunday honoured by South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, with the distinguished civilian honour, ‘Order of Diplomatic Service Merit,’ in recognition of his contribution in promoting KoreaIndia bilateral relations.