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Mitchell Kumle, a 2015 Purdue graduate, designed the UR alumni coin as a graphic design intern for what was then Housing & Food Services Marketing. Kumle was one of five designers working on the project, and his design was chosen because of how well it represented UR and resonated with alumni.
UR Support Center a Growing Success with Students
Second Center Planned for Cary Quad
The UR Support Center is University Residences’ latest project in a continued effort to integrate academics into residential space, providing students with collaborative areas to learn where they live. The center, open to all students living in UR, helps foster faculty and student engagement through impactful learning and intellectual development within an innovative environment
Wiley resident becomes fourth-generation Boilermaker
Freshman follows grandmother into nursing program
To say that Whitney Stedman is a legacy student at Purdue would be an understatement. When Stedman started classes in West Lafayette this fall, she followed in the footsteps of many family members before her, dating back four generations to her great-grandfather, Robert Bonnet.
For Stedman, who will be part of the graduating class of 2019, it was an easy decision to continue a family legacy that began in the 1920s.
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University Residences is more than a place to live. Our research shows students who live in University Residences at Purdue have earned higher GPAs in every classification in every year of the past decade, and in that span, on-campus students were significantly more likely to graduate.
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