Purdue Notebook

January 26, 2007

Appointments and promotions

— Allison C. Barry is the new director of corporate relations for the College of Engineering. Barry's first day will be Jan. 29. Prior to coming to Purdue, she worked at Wabash National Corp. She also has worked at Eastman Kodak Co. for 10 years, garnered two U.S. patents and served as team leader of Kodak's F.I.R.S.T. Robotics team.

Campus activities

— Purdue's Army ROTC will sponsor its annual Junior ROTC Invitational Drill Meet from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 10 at the Purdue Armory. The event will draw junior ROTC drill teams from high schools from Indiana, Michigan and Illinois. Teams will perform in color guard, exhibition (armed and unarmed) and various individual events. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. For information, contact Cadet Maj. Ben Birtles, drill meet coordinator, at birtles@purdue.edu, (502) 314-2584, or Master Sgt. Joe Blando, at jblando@purdue.edu, (765) 496-7581.

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