• Avoiding Accidental Franchise Pitfalls

    Most people think they know a “franchise” when they see one—McDonald’s, Subway, 7-Eleven, Anytime Fitness, to name a few. However, there are some franchise relationships that are not so obvious. Many business relationships, including those in manufacturing and distribution, could easily become “accidental” franchises if companies are not careful. 

  • Purdue recognized for technology transfer partnership with  US Military

    Purdue to Receive Award from U.S. Military

    Purdue University is being recognized for its technology transfer partnership with the US military.  The Purdue Research Foundation will receive the 2016 Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer's Midwest Regional Partnership Award. 

  • USI renovates campus

    USI Unveils Renderings

    The University of Southern Indiana announced updates on its campus renovation projects. The plans include an upgrade and expansion of the Physical Activities Center and the construction of a brand new student welcome center.   The improvements to the Physical Activities Center will be the first since the building opened in 1980. 

  • Changes to EARN Indiana offer more opportunity

    IN Work-Study Program Expands

    The state's work-study program for college students is expanding. EARN Indiana says new salary guidelines means thousands of additional paid internship opportunities.

  • Purdue Proud of Record Year

    Purdue University is celebrating a record-breaking year for annual giving, research awards and patents and startups. The university says prospective student applications were also the highest in school history.Donations from over 76,000 benefactors totaled more than $343 million. Vice President for Development Amy Noah says $108 million in additional funding was...