Destination Purdue is a magazine by and about our students. We feature stories about Purdue Agriculture undergraduates that were written by Purdue undergraduates. Check out our current stories or view our archives.
Alyssa Moreno is a caretaker. She nurtures the plants in the Purdue Horticulture Plant Growth Facility greenhouses and helps them thrive. That’s fitting, because she has been encouraged to grow her whole life. Read more.
Ask Cameron Wicks why she is a food science major at Purdue and she’ll tell you how her love for science and cupcakes formed the base of her college decision-making process. “Everything is baking for me. I love to bake.” Read more.
Destination Career: Alumnus right as rain with career choice
Cameron Hardin will admit that he was uncertain what he wanted to study when he started at Purdue. But he loved the opportunities college offered. “I love meeting new people and hearing their stories,” Hardin said. Read more.
Dream job highlight of international study
When Veronica Yager studied wildlife at James Cook University in Australia, she expected to go to class each day, meet some new people, and have a fun experience. What she didn’t expect was to work her dream job. Read more.
Senior looking forward to medical school
Quinton Nannet has always loved restoring old vehicles and tractors on the family farm in New Richmond, Indiana. Curiously, that work helped the senior biochemistry major on his path to medical school. Read more.