Boilermaker fans and many others have become aware of the courageous story of Tyler Trent, a Purdue student who has inspired thousands during his ongoing battle with cancer.
Trent’s health status forced him to leave West Lafayette last week, but the folks at Purdue made a wonderful gesture by giving him an honorary degree:
Keep fighting, Tyler. Everyone is in your corner. We’ll see you later this month for the Purdue/Ohio State game.