The Shield

University monitoring DACA decision

University spokesman Ben Luttrull said the university is aware of the program being rescinded and will monitor any decisions related to it.

Noah Alatza, Staff writer

September 14, 2017

The university said they are aware of President Donald Trump’s decision to rescind portions of the Obama-era Deferred Action for Children Arrivals (DACA) program. The statement comes a week after other public universities released statements on the decision. Despite Indiana University Pres...

Indiana universities release statements on executive order

Indiana universities release statements on executive order

Sarah Loesch, Editor-in-chief

February 2, 2017

President Linda Bennett released a statement through email to the entire campus community Monday afternoon regarding the recent order banning immigrants and refugees from the United States. Indiana University, Purdue University, Ball State University and Indiana State University also published state...

Purdue, USI strengthen resources

Nick Leighty, Staff writer

February 3, 2016

For a few years now, Purdue and the university have collaborated with Crane Naval Base to bring new startups to the area. “Part of this initiative involves Purdue taking over 130 Crane innovations and running them through their MBA students,” said Daniela Vidal, director for the Center of Applied Resea...

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