News and Events

Spring Semester Begins!

January 25, 2015

Welcome back! I hope everyone enjoyed their winter break as much as I did and are ready to jump-start this new semester J.

 White tree with purple and silver ornament

As students, we all awaited for the winter break after a strenuous fall semester, especially for the students ...

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Back to school: First week of classes

January 23, 2015

Students working on computers in library新的学期开始了!校园里经历了一个寒假的沉寂,随着同学们陆陆续续的回来又恢复了生机。首先是走在宿舍里说早上好的熟人都回来了。又听到了每个房间里的笑声。

The new semester has begun! After a deadly silence on campus in the past winter break, the laughs came back with the students’ appearance. First, many familiar faces shew up in the dorms, we said good morning to each other and ...

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Amrita deals with Finals week, and interviews students for advice

December 24, 2014

Stressing out about exams and the final week? I am on the same boat as you! L

 OMG! It’s already the last week of the semester! Can’t believe! Seriously, I can’t! I entered USA in mid august and had so many doubts in my mind, thinking how would I deal with everything alone, the things I ...

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Finals week is here.

December 10, 2014

paper-made notes and reminders in the form of Christmas decorations.

这么快一学期就快过去了!学期末了,可怕的期末考试铺天盖地席卷而来。每个人都特别忙,当然我也不例外。我有两门课的期末考试和一门课的结课设计,当然还有最总要的毕业设计,还有各门课留下的作业!哎,这两周真是水深火热啊。就连宿舍走廊宣传栏里都张贴了复习技巧之类的内容,可见期末压力的气氛很浓重啊。接下来的两周就是跟课业拼个你死我活的较量!

Time goes by! I have been in PUC for about 4 months. Final exams are on their way. Everybody is super busy during these two final weeks, and I am one of them. I have two final ...

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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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