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Horticulture Park officially reopens to campus and community

April 26, 2018

A small celebration was held Wednesday (April 25) to celebrate the reopening of Horticulture Park, which was closed for a portion of 2016 and the majority of 2017 due to work associated with the State Street Redevelopment Project. During the closure, Todd’s Creek was realigned and over eight acres worth of native wetland plants were […]

Tree Campus USA award to be presented Thursday at Earth Week tree planting

April 24, 2018

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University will receive the Tree Campus USA award for the ninth consecutive year from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources on Thursday (April 26) during Purdue’s Earth Week/Arbor Day tree planting activity. To receive this award, campuses must meet the following five standards outlined by the Arbor Day Foundation: maintaining […]

Horticulture Park’s Todd Creek Relocation

November 3, 2015

http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2015/Q4/purdue-to-provide-upgraded-space-for-recreational-sports,-public-gardens.html

Program for Minority High Schoolers Uses Horticulture Park for Learning about Ag

July 20, 2015

http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2015/Q3/minority-high-schoolers-learning-about-ag-at-purdue.html

Did You Know?: Purdue Memorial Union’s Christmas tree

December 3, 2014

The tree that will brighten up the holiday season this year in Purdue Memorial Union represents a tradition that’s at least 80 years old. A Christmas tree has added to the Union’s festive air since the 1930s, says Margie Jones, program director for PMU. In those days, the trees were brought from out of state; […]


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