Tuesday, March 6, 2007
Jischke to discuss Purdue's international programs
Purdue University President Martin C. Jischke (pictured) will discuss the university's various programs that bring thousands of international students to the campus and send Purdue students abroad from 2-3 p.m. on Wednesday (14 March) during WBAA radio's live call-in show "AM 920 Magazine."
According to the Purdue News Bureau, Jischke will field questions from host David Bunte and the listening audience.
This year nearly 5,000 international students from 130 countries attend Purdue, the second highest international enrollment among all U.S. public colleges and universities. The Study Abroad Office offers 200 programs to give Purdue students learning opportunities in 45 countries.
To ask questions during the program, local listeners can call (765) 496-1999. Listeners outside the local calling area can call toll-free at (866) 922-2101. WBAA's AM signal reaches approximately two-thirds of Indiana and can be heard globally via the station's website.