Purdue Events Calendar

April 29, 2016  


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          

-- April 29. 7:30 p.m. Yue-Kong Pao Hall's Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. The Purdue Contemporary Dance Company will present its Spring Works dance concert (three performances). Seven works will be presented, six choreographed by faculty and one by a student. Tickets are $14 for the public, $11 for students and $7 for those 12 and younger. Tickets can be purchased at Loeb or Pao Hall box offices at 765-494-3933 or 800-914-SHOW and through Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000.

-- April 30. 2 and 7 p.m. Yue-Kong Pao Hall's Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. The Purdue Contemporary Dance Company will present its Spring Works dance concert. Seven works will be presented, six choreographed by faculty and one by a student. Tickets are $14 for the public, $11 for students and $7 for those 12 and younger. Tickets can be purchased at Loeb or Pao Hall box offices at 765-494-3933 or 800-914-SHOW and through Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000.

** -- May 1. 2:30-5:30 p.m. Long Center for the Performing Arts, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. The 15 and Under Movie Fest will screen over 70 films submitted by filmmakers 15 and younger. Sponsored by Purdue's Film and Video Studies program. Free and open to the public. The goal of this festival is to celebrate filmmakers. More information: http://15moviefestival.org/

** -- May 1. 2:30 p.m. Slayter Hill. "Jazz on the Hill," final concert of the season by Purdue Band and Orchestras. Musicians in five jazz bands will perform, including the Purdue Jazz Band and special alumni guests, Chameleon. Concertgoers are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs for seating. For more, visit https://www.purdue.edu/bands/events/

 

EVENTS

** -- May 13. 4 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Commencement ceremonies for Graduate School. All Schools and Colleges.

** -- May 13. 8 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Commencement ceremonies for undergraduates in the College of Engineering

** -- May 14. 9:30 a.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Commencement ceremonies for the colleges of Health and Human Sciences and Veterinary Medicine.

** -- May 14. 2:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Commencement ceremonies for the colleges of Agriculture, Pharmacy and Science.

** -- May 15. 9:30.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Commencement ceremonies for the School of Management and Purdue Polytechnic Institute.

** -- May 15. 2:30 p.m.,Elliott Hall of Music. Commencement ceremonies for the colleges of Education and Liberal Arts. Route and parking suggestions for all ceremonies available here

 

EXHIBITS

-- Through May 1. Purdue University Libraries. "Auto Indiana," an Indiana Historical Society exhibit that takes visitors through Indiana's automotive past. Free and open to the public. Related news release

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

 

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