June 24, 2016

Purdue Events Calendar

EDITORS: This calendar lists events on Purdue's West Lafayette campus or involving people or programs off campus during the next four weeks. Events are free, except where noted, and are open to news media coverage. New or updated listings are designated by two asterisks (**).

Events in this calendar, plus many others, are listed in Purdue's online calendar at http://calendar.purdue.edu 

ENTERTAINMENT          

** -- July 6. 5-7:30 p.m. Purdue Memorial Union front lawn. Purdue Student Union Board's Summer Concert Series, featuring Michael Kelsey. Food will be available for purchase at 5 p.m., and the music begins at approximately 6 p.m. Rain location is the North Ballroom.

** -- July 13. 5-7:30 p.m. Purdue Memorial Union front lawn. Purdue Student Union Board's Summer Concert Series, featuring Todd Kessler and the New Folk. Food will be available for purchase at 5 p.m., and the music begins at approximately 6 p.m. Rain location is the North Ballroom.

** -- July 20. 5-7:30 p.m. Purdue Memorial front lawn. Purdue Student Union Board's Summer Concert Series, featuring The Snyders. Food will be available for purchase at 5 p.m., and the music begins at approximately 6 p.m. Rain location is the North Ballroom.

 

EVENTS

** -- June 29. 1-3 p.m. Herman and Heddy Kurz Atrium of the Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering. The Purdue University Center for Cancer Research Cancer will host a Cancer Moonshot Summit to spur conversations on how to accelerate progress in cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care. The summit is open to the public and will be one of hundreds held across the nation that day, including one in Washington, DC, convened by Vice President Joe Biden.

-- June 30. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. North end of Memorial Mall. Purdue Farmers Market. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. For more, visit http://www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html

 

EXHIBITS

** -- Through Aug. 13. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Purdue University Galleries' "George Winter: Reflections on the Native Peoples of Early Indiana." Watercolors, drawings, paintings, manuscripts and letters of this 19th century artist, who documented the cultures of the Miami and Potawatomi Indians in Indiana and their eventual forced relocation, from the collection of the Tippecanoe County Historical Association. The exhibition is an official Indiana Bicentennial Commission Legacy Project. Hours: noon-7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, except holidays. For more, visit https://www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/galleries/

-- Through Aug. 12. Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center. "Recent Acquisitions," a selection of diverse objects obtained for the permanent collection of Purdue Galleries in recent years. There will be a lunch reception hosted by Purdue Galleries from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May 19. Summer hours for Ringel Gallery are noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and by appointment. For class and group visits, contact Craig Martin at Purdue Galleries, 765-494-3061. Related news release.

Compiled by Greg McClure, 765-496-9711, gmcclure@purdue.edu  

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