News and Events

A long awaited Thanksgiving Break in Houston, TX.

December 5, 2014

The American Thanksgiving in my way & a well deserved holiday break with pictures that will “speak a thousand words”.

This being the first semester of my graduate studies, last three months has been incredibly hectic to keep up with the studies, as well as, hunting for jobs and catching up on my life, as I ...

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My First Thanksgiving!

December 4, 2014

来到美国后的第一个感恩节!像所有美国传统家庭一样,我们所有成员一起行动,为了美美的一顿。巴西室友为我们准备了巴西传统的甜点,印度小哥为我们

Thanksgiving meal, turkey, rice, veggies准备了家乡传统米饭,我的中国室友为我们烹饪了一锅香香的蒸茄子,我呢?哈哈,我主要是对付那只大火鸡!我们邀请了几个好友来做客,每个人都是吃了好多,直夸我的火鸡做的好呢!嘿嘿,不错哟!吃完干什么?当然是大家一起来睡个美美的小觉,为晚上的“ Crazy Friday” 做准备!这种感觉真好,邀请几个好友来,大家吃着自己亲手做的饭菜,我的宿舍,我的家!

The first thanksgiving in U.S.! Like all the other traditional American family, the people in my dorm, we got up early in that morning to prepare for the big meal of the day! My Brazilian roommate cooked the Brazilian ...

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New ELS students are in for a treat during their first visit to Chicago

June 24, 2014

1To those in the know, it makes perfect sense why the food in Chicago attracts visitors from far and near. The city got its name from the American-Indian word for wild garlic “Chicagaoua” that grew near Lake Michigan, so it’s no wonder that today Chicago is ...

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International Affairs Office welcomes Dr. Dallas Kenny

June 24, 2014

Meet our new  Assistant Vice Chancellor. 

Photo of Dr. Dallas Kenny in front of a map

Please join the International Affairs Office (IAO) in welcoming Dr. Dallas Kenny as the new Assistant Vice Chancellor of International Affairs at Purdue University Calumet.

As Assistant Vice Chancellor of International Affairs, Dr. Kenny will ...

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IPO hosts the 2013 International Photo, Essay and Video Contest.

November 21, 2013

Winners and participants of the IPO photo, essay and video contest
The 2013 IPO International Photo, Essay & Video contest invited PUC students, staff and alumni to share their cross-cultural experiences..

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PUC international students discuss Culture Shock

October 9, 2013

International Students taking part in the Culture Shock event
PUC International Students were guests at the panel “Culture Shock” hosted by Student Activities.

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International PUC Alumni Stories: Santoh Ramu

July 30, 2013

Purdue Calumet Student Santosh Ramu
Alumni giving back to Purdue Calumet is only one confirmation that the PUC experience is a experience for a lifetime. Read about the reasons behind the financial donation of Santosh Ramu from India.

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Picnic Day for the IPO staff

July 24, 2013

images of chips, cupcakes, watermelon and other food at the picnic.
The IPO Staff picnic is held once a month, and is a great way for our staff to enjoy the summer. Great food and great company make for great time! :-)

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IPO welcomes Dr. Maria Luisa Garcia – Verdugo.

July 8, 2013

Dr. Maria Luisa Garcia-Verdugo
Please join us in wishing a warm welcome to Dr. Maria Luisa Garcia-Verdugo as the new Interim Executive Director of the International Programs Office!

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Farewell Dr. Pennywell.

June 13, 2013

Dr. Judith Pennywell
The International Programs Office wishes farewell and good luck to Dr. Judith Pennywell, who has accepted a new position at the University of Miami.

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