University News – August 7

Purdue Polytechnic sets high school visitation days

High school juniors and seniors, college transfer students and returning adult students may learn more about Purdue Polytechnic programs at College Visit Days.

Several of the events will be conducted from this month through December. College visit days in August are today, Aug. 15, 23 and 31. Interested students may select their date of choice and sign up at

During the college visit days, students may learn about programs, courses, financial aid, student housing and admissions.

Bachelor degree programs at Purdue Polytechnic include computer information technology, engineering technology, industrial engineering technology, mechanical engineering technology, organizational leadership, robotics engineering technology and supply chain management technology.

Information: 812-348-2027

2 Columbus students honored at Manchester

NORTH MANCHESTER — Two Columbus students have been named to the dean’s list at Manchester University.

They are Dennis Brumfield and Colin Singer. The students achieved a 3.5 grade point average while enrolled in at least 12 credit hours of classes this spring.