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Engineers keep cool while managing projects

December 19, 2019

by Courtney Maxwell It was a busy day in the Bechtel Innovation Design Center on Purdue’s campus. Immediately after walking in the door, the sound…

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Student cadet serves double duty

December 19, 2019

by Kristen Lansing When the early morning light just began to peek through the windows of Lambert Fieldhouse, Ryann Laky stood at attention in her…

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Staff: Volume 24, Number 2, Fall 2019

December 19, 2019

The Destination Purdue staff for Volume 24, Number 2 were the Spring 2019 students of YDAE 460 (Agricultural Publishing): (Back row from left) Audrey Halsey,…

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A Word from the Editor

December 19, 2019

by Kendell Combs Choosing a college can be intimidating. I know this firsthand, because I applied to nearly 15 colleges during my senior year in…

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Students on the Street

December 19, 2019

Sum up your Purdue experience in two words.   “Caffeinated and memorable.” Sydneigh Berenda Biochemistry, senior, Rensselaer, Indiana “Diverse and challenging.” Noah Rider Animal sciences:…

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Program helps home-schoolers learn about agricultural sciences

December 19, 2019

by Sheradan Hill Twenty students from ages 8 to 14 gathered in a classroom last spring buzzing with excitement. They evaluated the bacteria growing in…

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Junior looks forward to growing family farm

December 19, 2019

by Kendell Combs Abby Holstine always thought she would return to the family farm. Her fondest memories are full of farm moments. She remembers riding…

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Even small actions make a big difference

December 19, 2019

by Peyton Keller Every summer, Ashley Dittman and her family traveled from their home in Lafayette, Indiana, to Ponce Inlet, Florida. When she arrived, Dittman…

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Competitive spirit helps chop down barriers

December 19, 2019

by Courtney Maxwell Imagine a forester. There’s probably a lot of flannel, a big bushy beard, an athletic build, and you’re probably picturing a man.…

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Growing plants about nurturing potential

December 19, 2019

by Audrey Halsey If you stepped inside Brittany Weerts’ greenhouse, the first thing you would notice is how beautiful, colorful, and organized the plants look. …

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Researcher taking the fight to cancer

December 19, 2019

by Kristen Lansing Christopher Roberts peers into the eyepieces of a microscope and rolls the knobs back and forth until the specimen on the slide…

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Wide-open spaces fuel cowboy dreams

May 29, 2019

by Carley Myers At the Solid Rock Red Angus ranch in Limon, Colorado, Jared Forgey marveled at the sight of 1,200 head of cattle stretching…

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Alum journeys from barnyard to boardroom

May 29, 2019

By Derek Berkshire Regardless of what his day brings, Wes Davis lives by a simple motto: Don’t be afraid to chase what you really love.…

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Senior swimming in marine opportunities

May 29, 2019

By Carley Myers Last summer Katie D’Addato had an experience of a lifetime. She spent her summer internship in Sarasota, Florida, working alongside unique aquatic…

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No matter where he goes, he finds a smile

May 29, 2019

By Derek Berkshire No matter where Dane Chapman went, he was greeted with a smile. Malawi, South Africa, the Netherlands — in all those places,…

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Welcome Ambassador walks the walk and talks Purdue traditions

May 29, 2019

By Cheyenne Dunn Throughout her college career, Sarah Voglewede has volunteered her time (including some of her weekends) to teaching visitors about Purdue. She walks…

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Students on the Street

May 29, 2019

What is something every Purdue Agriculture student should learn, but doesn’t? “Learn to appreciate other people’s points of view but not feel obligated to adopt…

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A Word from the Editor

May 29, 2019

By Derek Berkshire Looking back, I was unfair to Purdue. It’s not that I didn’t respect the university, but I took it for granted. Growing…

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About Us

May 29, 2019

The Destination Purdue staff for Volume 24, Number 1 were the Fall 2018 students of YDAE 460 (Agricultural Publishing): (From left) Kathleen Jacobs, staff writer;Cheyenne…

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Triple major is in a league of his own

May 29, 2019

By Cheyenne Dunn Every morning Alex Angel wakes up at 6 a.m. Before heading out the door for his first class, he thinks about his…

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