Student & Alumni Picnic 8/6

Join us for our second annual picnic on Sunday, August 6th.  Click the tab above for complete details.

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Scholarship Reception 6/7/17

Join us for our annual scholarship reception, honoring this year’s scholarship recipients on June 7th. at The Lighthouse in Cedar Lake.  We’ll be getting started at 6 PM.  In order to ensure that we have a seat for you if you’d like to attend, please RSVP by calling Mike at 219-218-8121.

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Family Event Saturday June 3rd. @ Jack’s Warehouse

For more information, please visit the “Family Event” page by clicking on the button above.

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PCNWI Scholar Award Application Due Date Extended

Scholarship applications that originally were to be postmarked no later than this Saturday, 3/25, now need to be postmarked no later than 4/25.

If you know a current Purdue freshman who will be entering their sophomore year, please encourage them to apply!

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PCNWI Scholarship Application Now Available

Do you know a Purdue freshman entering their sophomore year?  We are again offering our Purdue Scholar Award.  You can find the application by clicking on the “Scholarships” tab above.  Applications must be postmarked no later than March 25th.

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Basketball Watch Party at Byway Brewing – Saturday, Feb. 18th.

Join us as the red-hot Purdue men’s basketball team takes on Michigan State, in what promises to be a great game! We’ll be at Byway Brewing Company at 80/94 and Kennedy Avenue in Hammond (2825 Carlson Drive, Hammond, IN 46323).

This critically acclaimed brewery, which was recently named Indiana Brewery of the Year, is Purdue alumni owned and is excited to host its first watch party. Tipoff is scheduled for 3:00 PM CT. There is no fee to attend.

Questions regarding this event? E-mail or call 219-218-8121

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Spring Scholarship Fundraising Dinner – Speaker Announced!

Save the date for Wednesday, May 10th for our annual dinner to be held at Teibel’s in Schererville.  We are thrilled to announce that we’ve been able to secure Mike Bobinski, the new Purdue athletic director as our main speaker.

This event is our largest scholarship fundraiser of the year and we hope you can attend!

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Upcoming Events – Brew Bus and Wine Tasting/Dinner

We have some great events coming up in January and February you won’t want to miss.  Tickets are on sale now for both events.  We anticipate that both will sell out, so act quickly!

Brew Bus/Brewery Tour

Hop aboard the Illiana Brew Bus on Saturday 1/21.  Go to this page for tickets and more information.

Wine Tasting/Dinner @ Cooper’s Hawk

Don’t miss this annual event.  Limited tickets are available and sell out fast.  Visit this page for more information.

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Multiple Activities This Weekend!

Join the Purdue Club of Northwest Indiana this weekend:

Saturday, November 26th.
Where: St. John Malt Brothers
9575 Wicker Ave, St John, IN 46373
Time: 11 AM

Join fellow Boilermakers and IU fans to watch the game at St John Malt Brothers for food, beer and fun.

For $7.50 in advance or $10 at the door – you will enjoy an amazing buffet which includes Italian beef sandwiches and an assortment of other game day foods (buffet ticket is not required to attend). Beer and wine can be purchased directly from the Brewery.

Sunday, November 27th.
Where: Cedar Lake True Value (corner of Morse and 133rd. Avenue)
Time: 2 PM

Join the Purdue Club for this annual tradition. We’ll be decorating the club’s tree near the corner of 133rd. and Morse Street in Cedar Lake. Come enjoy some beverages and holiday cheer. We’ll be decorating for about 45 minutes to 1 hour before moving to The Lighthouse (see below). Please bring a non-perishable food item or items for our collection drive.

Sunday, November 27th.
Where: The Lighthouse
7501 Constitution Ave, Cedar Lake, IN 46303
Time: 3 PM

Come on out the to The Lighthouse for great food, drink as well as some great Purdue folks from Northwest Indiana!

Question? Contact Mike at 219-218-8121 or
You can also find our page on Facebook!

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Community Cancer Center Unite and Fight Walk & 5k – 10/2

Join the Purdue Alumni Club of NWI team at this great event on Sunday, October 2nd.  You can find more details at

If you are interested in joining our team, please contact Mary Shields at

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