- published: 28 Aug 2015
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The NEES / EPICS instructional shake table
Purdue University Police are following up on a racist note that was written on a whiteboard at the Krannert Library. This is the second such incident at the university in eight months. Tyrell Connor is the President of Purdue's Black Graduate Student Association. He spoke with WBAA's Sam Klemet about the incident and race relations at Purdue.
The Tri Kappa "New Artists Student Art Show" opens this weekend at the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette. The philanthropic sorority uses the event to honor talented students from Tippecanoe and surrounding counties, and hopes it will inspire other children to express themselves through the arts. WBAA's Mike Loizzo had an early look at this year's show and talked with some of the artists about their award-winning works.
There's a rare piece of ground in central Indiana that's in jeopardy. Those trying to protect the natural resource say a number of animals depend on it for their survival, including one endangered species. On the other side is a group trying to boost the local economy by bringing in new industry and jobs. As WBAA's Sam Klemet reports, a compromise is being sought at this Vermillion County site.