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Polansky-mlFormer NASA astronaut to speak at annual Purdue Space Day

A veteran of three NASA missions and member of Purdue’s Cradle of Astronauts will visit the university Saturday (Oct. 21) for the annual Purdue Space Day.


Smith chemistryPurdue chemistry show returns to campus

Purdue University’s annual chemistry show will allow children and adults of all ages the opportunity to visualize the basic principles of chemistry using candles on Oct. 21.


‘Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science’ comes to Purdue University’s Elliott Hall of Music in October

'Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science' comes to Purdue University’s Elliott Hall of Music on at 4 p.m. Oct. 22. This performance is presented by the Purdue Convocations with support from Purdue Dining and Catering.


Akinwumi Ayodeji AdesinaPurdue alum and World Food Prize laureate to speak at Presidential Lecture Series

The most recent World Food Prize laureate will join Purdue President Mitch Daniels on Oct. 23 as part of the fall 2017 Presidential Lecture Series.


Boiler Bridge connects Purdue campus, Extension to communities statewide

A statewide series of community events hosted by Purdue University’s College of Agriculture will help college-curious youth and parents learn more about multiple fields of study at Purdue while showcasing Purdue Extension programs.


Beginning Farmer East Regional Workshop scheduled

If you are a new farmer or just considering the idea, you are invited to register for the Beginning Farmer East Regional Workshop. The event is 8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m., Oct. 28, at Randolph County Fairgrounds, 1885 U.S. Route 27, Winchester.


Sign up now for Beginning Farmer tours in late summer, fall

Registration is now open for the final six farm tours offered this year by Purdue Extension’s Indiana Beginning Farmer program.


TED talk vet to speak at Purdue

TED talk veteran, author and astronomer Phil Plait will be the first speaker in a new series of Science Talks Series at Purdue University.


Knight, Keady to appear at Elliott Hall of Music in October

- An Evening with basketball coaches Bob Knight and Gene Keady moderated by Bob Hammel begins at 3 p.m. Sunday, October 29, at Purdue University’s Elliott Hall of Music. Seated together onstage, Knight and Keady will chat with author-sportswriter Hammel.


NPR book critic to speak at Purdue Libraries Distinguished Lecture on Oct. 31

Purdue University Libraries will host Maureen Corrigan, book critic on National Public Radio's 'Fresh Air' program, as part of the Purdue Libraries Distinguished Lecture Series.


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