April 24, 2017

Events for the next four weeks

Here is an early list of events happening at the West Lafayette campus in the four weeks (Monday through Sunday) after the current week. As other events become known, they will be added each Monday.

Other Purdue Today calendar documents
Events this week (events and exhibitions)
Ongoing series and opportunities
Deadlines for faculty and staff

Week 1: May 1-7
Week 2: May 8-14
Week 3: May 15-21
Week 4: May 22-28

Week 1: May 1-7

Monday, May 1

-- Final examinations begin (through Saturday).

Wednesday, May 3

-- OIGP Spring Reception with students' research posters and multimedia presentations. Organizer: Office of Interdisciplinary Graduate Programs. 10 a.m.-noon.; brief program with awards and remarks at 11:30 a.m. PMU, Ballrooms. Refreshments. Details. Questions: 765-496-1016 or oigp@purdue.edu

Friday, May 5

-- Project Move Out. May 5-9. Organizers: Office of Campus Master Planning & Sustainability; Residential Life; Civic Engagement and Leadership Development. Volunteers are needed to sort items and assist local organizations in collecting items on these days, especially on May 5-8. Donations of many kinds, particularly household items, will be coming in, much of it from students who are moving out of residence halls, group housing and apartments. Local organizations give items to families in need. Article with registration link

-- Commencement for Purdue Northwest, Hammond campus. First ceremony: College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences. 3 p.m. Fitness and Recreation Center. By ticket. Details

-- Baseball vs. Northwestern. 6 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

Saturday, May 6

-- Spring semester ends. Final examinations end. (Grades due 5 p.m. May 9. Commencement ceremonies at West Lafayette are May 12-14.)

-- Commencement for Purdue Northwest, Hammond campus. Second ceremony: College of Business; College of Technology. 11 a.m. Fitness and Recreation Center. By ticket. Details

-- Commencement for Purdue Northwest, Hammond campus. Third ceremony (of three): College of Engineering and Sciences; College of Nursing. 3 p.m. Fitness and Recreation Center. By ticket. Details

-- Softball vs. Nebraska. 6 p.m. Boilermaker Softball Stadium. Tickets: adult, $5; youth (age 3-college), $2; groups of 20 or more, $1. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- Baseball vs. Northwestern. 6 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

Sunday, May 7

-- Softball vs. Nebraska. 1 p.m. Boilermaker Softball Stadium. Tickets: adult, $5; youth (age 3-college), $2; groups of 20 or more, $1. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- Baseball vs. Northwestern. 1 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

 

Week 2: May 8-14

Monday, May 8

-- Softball vs. Nebraska. Noon. Boilermaker Softball Stadium. Tickets: adult, $5; youth (age 3-college), $2; groups of 20 or more, $1. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- Commencement for Purdue Northwest, Westville campus. 3 p.m. James B. Dworkin Student Services and Activities Complex, Gymnasium. By ticket. Details

Tuesday, May 9

-- Grades due. 5 p.m.

Wednesday, May 10

-- Commencement for Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne. 4-6:30 p.m. Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Arena. Details

-- Baseball vs. Butler. 6 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

Friday, May 12

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division I: Graduate School (all schools and colleges). 3 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 1:30 p.m.; procession begins at 2:30 p.m.; ceremony ends about 5 p.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

-- Baseball vs. Michigan. 6 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division II: Education, Health and Human Sciences. 8 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; procession begins at 7:30 p.m.; ceremony ends about 10 p.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

Saturday, May 13

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division III: Liberal Arts, Polytechnic Institute. 9:30 a.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 8 a.m.; procession begins at 9 a.m.; ceremony ends about 11:30 a.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division IV: Agriculture, Management, Pharmacy. 2:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 1 p.m.; procession begins at 2 p.m.; ceremony ends about 4:30 p.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

-- Baseball vs. Michigan. 6 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- Purdue Varsity Glee Club in End of Season Concert. Organizer: Purdue Musical Organizations. 7:30 p.m. Long Center, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Tickets for sale in advance only at Purdue Account Manager: adults, $20; students, $10 (general admission; doors open at 6:45 p.m.)

Sunday, May 14

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division V: Engineering (Aeronautics and Astronautics, Industrial), Science, Veterinary Medicine. 9:30 a.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 8 a.m.; procession begins at 9 a.m.; ceremony ends about 11:30 a.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

-- Commencement at IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis). Procession at noon; ceremony at 1 p.m. Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis. Details

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division VI: Engineering (Agricultural and Biological, Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Construction, Electrical and Computer, Engineering Education, Environmental and Ecological, Materials, Mechanical, Nuclear). 2:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 1 p.m.; procession begins at 2 p.m.; ceremony ends about 4:30 p.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

-- Baseball vs. Michigan. 3 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

 

Week 3: May 15-21

Monday, May 15

-- Summer school begins. (A) 12-week full summer module, May 15-Aug. 4. (B) First eight-week summer module, May 15-July 7. (C) First four-week summer module, May 15-June 9. ----- Later modules: Second eight-week, June 12-Aug. 4. Second four-week, June 12-July 7. Third four-week, July 10-Aug. 4. ----- Summer grades are due by 5 p.m. of the second working day after the end of each module. Commencement is Saturday, Aug. 5, at 9:30 a.m. Fall semester will begin Aug. 21. Academic calendars

-- Men's golf: NCAA West Lafayette Regional. Day 1 of 3. All day. Kampen Course, Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex. $.

Tuesday, May 16

-- Men's golf: NCAA West Lafayette Regional. Day 2 of 3. All day. Kampen Course, Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex. $.

Wednesday, May 17

-- Men's golf: NCAA West Lafayette Regional. Day 3 of 3. All day. Kampen Course, Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex. $.

 

Week 4: May 22-28

Thursday, May 25

-- Spring Fling. Employee appreciation event. For faculty, staff, graduate student staff, and retirees (not families, friends, or other students). 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. In and around Córdova Recreational Sports Center. Article

-- Flag retirement ceremony. Organizers: Veterans Success Center, Purdue Student Veteran Organization and Purdue Student Union Board. 12:30 p.m. Near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture north of Stewart Center (in case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be canceled). Article

Saturday, May 27

-- "All-American" Marching Band in Indianapolis 500 Festival Parade. Noon to about 1:30 p.m. Parade starts at North and Pennsylvania. $ for seating; free for standing room. Details

Sunday, May 28

-- "All-American" Marching Band in Indianapolis 500 opening ceremonies and other morning activities before race starts about 12:20 p.m. Indianapolis Motor Speedway. $ for race tickets. Race details

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- Exhibitions in the Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; until 7 on Thursdays; (except holidays).
     * Senior Exhibition. April 17-May 5.

-- Archives and Special Collections: "Looking Down, Looking Out and Looking Up: Maps and the Human Experience." Jan. 11-June 23. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday during semester. Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center, fourth floor, STEW (enter from HSSE Library). The library also has online exhibits; go to https://www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol/exhibits

-- "The Intersection of Art and Science." Continuing in second of planned two years. Lawson Computer Science Building, third floor. Open during building hours. News release

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- Exhibitions in the Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; until 7 on Thursdays; (except holidays).
     * Senior Exhibition. April 17-May 5.

-- "Looking Down, Looking Out and Looking Up: Maps and the Human Experience." Jan. 11-June 23. Archives and Special Collections. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday during semester. Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center, fourth floor, STEW (enter from HSSE Library). The library also has online exhibits; https://www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol/exhibits

-- Lawson Computer Science Building. Second floor: "Experience Color: Algorithm & Expression" by Petronio Bendito, associate professor of visual and performing arts. Third floor: "The Intersection of Art and Science" curated by Bendito and Tim Korb, retired assistant head of the Department of Computer Science. Open during building hours. News release

 

TICKETS

Events are free unless noted (except that conference registrations may be omitted here); some performance and athletic events are marked "free" for clarity. Ticket prices are for single events unless stated otherwise. For information about series, seasons, packages, discounts, groups, promotions at games, etc., see the URLs in the next two paragraphs.

For varsity athletics tickets, go online; or call the Athletic Ticket Office, 765-494-3194 or 800-49-SPORT [497-7678]; or visit the office in the Mackey Complex facing Northwestern Avenue. The office is open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and before ticketed events at Mackey Arena, Ross-Ade Stadium, and Holloway Gymnasium in the Brees Center. For ticketed sports events at other Purdue venues, tickets will be on sale before the event at the venue. Gameday promotions in association with varsity events

For Purdue Convocations and Purdue Theatre events and some others as announced, go to a campus box office or call 765-494-3933 or 800-914-SHOW [914-7469]. Hours (during semester):

* Loeb Playhouse box office (west lobby, Stewart Center): 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Elliott Hall box office (lower level, northeast end by Hovde Hall): open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Pao Hall box office (first floor southeast): 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also open two hours before ticketed events in that building. 


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