The Purdue Express

The Purdue University Black Cultural Center was awarded a Diversity Transformation Award from the Office of the Provost to develop a performance based touring company, The Purdue Express designed to recruit underrepresented minority students to Purdue University. The Purdue Black Cultural Center Purdue Express will partner with Purdue's Office of Admissions, Multicultural Program Directors and Purdue Alumni to provide a new platform for the recruitment of URM students interested in attending Purdue with the goal of enhancing diversity within Purdue's student body. The performance will feature Purdue students as cultural ambassadors in a high energy 30 minute stage performance. The presentation will highlight Purdue's cultural and artistic diversity to inform high school students and their families about the history of Purdue, academic majors, campus life and diversity initiatives.

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Artist-in-residence, James Dekle.


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