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Tim Newton

Director of External Relations and Communications;

Tim oversees the external presence of the Krannert School, including publications, Web site, alumni relations, media relations and special events. He has been with Purdue since 1989, serving as the director of communications for the Purdue Alumni Association and as an editor for the Purdue News Service.

In addition to his duties at Krannert, Tim is also the play-by-play announcer for Purdue football and women's basketball on the Learfield Purdue Sports Network, and hosts radio shows with coaches Darrell Hazell and Sharon Versyp.


B.A., Mass Communication, Purdue University, 1981

Tim Newton


Phone: (765) 49-67271
Office: KCTR 223