Bigger than basketball


For those who didn’t know the back story, it was certainly unexpected on Nov. 9 to see Purdue’s basketball student section – the Paint Crew – waving signs supporting a player on the opposing team. There was even an oversized banner hanging from the front row of the Paint Crew bleachers declaring that this opponent, […]

Sharing maker culture

Korean visitors

When a group of Korean citizens visited earlier this semester to learn about U.S. maker culture, they had a perfect tour guide in TJ Kim. The associate professor of industrial design’s work actually laid the groundwork for a Korean government policy encouraging the development of 350 makerspaces in the country by 2022. “Everyone’s interested in […]

Meet Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Karen Korellis Reuther

Karen Korellis-Reuther

This week we will recognize the five Purdue College of Liberal Arts graduates who were recognized with the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award on Friday, March 22. Today’s recipient is Karen Korellis Reuther (BA 1979, Industrial Design), vice president and creative director at Reebok, who is responsible for creative leadership and design implementation in brand identity, […]