July 25, 2016

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

Week 1: Aug. 1-7

Monday, Aug. 1

-- First day for option to pick up 2016-17 parking permit in person at Parking Facilities office Express Line. Purchase in person also now available (until today, orders were taken online only). Current permits expire Aug. 15. Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Parking Facilities, Purdue West Shopping Plaza, 1404 W. State St., facing McCormick Road. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/parking-permits-expire-aug.-15-online-renewal-available-now.html

Tuesday, Aug. 2

-- Purdue Information Literacy Research Symposium. Organizers: Purdue Libraries, with the Center for Instructional Excellence, International Programs and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion. Featured speaker: Hilary Hughes, associate professor, Queensland University of Technology, Australia. 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. STEW, Room 278. Registration: Required by July 26; free to Purdue faculty and staff, $45 for others. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/2016-information-literacy-research-symposium-set-for-aug.-2.html

Wednesday, Aug. 3

-- Indy International Wine Competition. Day 1 of 2. Organizer: Purdue Wine Grape Team. Public viewing (not tasting) 9 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. Wednesday; 9 a.m.-noon and 5-6 p.m. Thursday. PMU, North Ballroom. URL: www.indyinternational.org

Thursday, Aug. 4

-- Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF) research symposium. Presenters: 150 students from engineering, agriculture and science disciplines. Time TBA. Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering. URL: https://engineering.purdue.edu/Engr/Research/SURF

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability, with Greater Lafayette Commerce. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 11; then 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 18-Oct. 27. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL:  www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html; updates on Facebook and Twitter.

Friday, Aug. 5

-- Summer session ends. Second six-week module ends (June 27-Aug. 5). Eight-week module ends (June 13-Aug. 5). Grades due 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9 (second working day after end of module).

-- Indiana State Fair opens, including Purdue Extension displays and activities, plus Vet Camp from the College of Veterinary Medicine. Aug. 5-21. Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis. URL: www.indianastatefair.com

Saturday, Aug. 6

-- Mother-daughter engineering event. For girls in rising grades 4-6. Organizer: Women in Engineering Program. 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. YWCA, 605 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Register by Aug. 1 at 765-742-0075. Reception for dads and siblings at noon. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/mothers,-daughters-invited-to-learn-about-engineering.html

-- Commencement. 9:30 a.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement; live streaming at www.kaltura.com/tiny/o500o

 

-- Men's basketball alumni game and varsity intrasquad scrimmage. Game at 11 a.m., scrimmage to follow. At Lafayette Jefferson High School's Crawley Center (7,200 seats; air-conditioned) due to recent water damage in Mackey Arena. Tickets (through the usual Purdue options; see Tickets below): $5 for upper-bowl bleachers; $10 for lower-bowl chairbacks. URL: www.purduesports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/071116aaa.html

 

Week 2: Aug. 8-14

Monday, Aug. 8

-- Arrivals of international students and scholars will increase rapidly this week.

Tuesday, Aug. 9

-- Grades due from summer session modules ending Aug. 5. By 5 p.m. (Second working day after end of module.)

Wednesday, Aug. 10

 -- CoeusLite training. For research faculty and staff. Organizer: Human Research Protection Program (HRPP). 8:30-11 a.m. Registration needed; location information then sent. (Additional dates, hours varied: Aug. 17, 29). Group training available also. URL to register: https://newqtrial2015az1.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0wiu5pvDAjBJ9lz

Thursday, Aug. 11

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability, with Greater Lafayette Commerce. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 11; then 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 18-Oct. 27. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL:  www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html; updates on Facebook and Twitter.

Friday, Aug. 12

-- Boiler Gold Rush International begins.

Saturday, Aug. 13

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Valparaiso (exhibition). 1 p.m. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; youth, $2; Purdue students free; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site).

 

Week 3: Aug. 15-21

Monday, Aug. 15

-- Current parking permits expire. If you have obtained a 2016-17 permit, be sure to place in your vehicle front window according to instructions. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/parking-permits-expire-aug.-15-online-renewal-available-now.html

-- Boiler Gold Rush arrival day (1 of 2). New student orientation. Organizer: Student Success at Purdue. All day. Initial programming in the evening. Arrivals continue Tuesday. BGR continues through Aug. 20. URL: www.purdue.edu/studentsuccess/orientation/bgr/index.html

Tuesday, Aug. 16

-- Boiler Gold Rush arrivals continue.

-- New student induction event (part of BGR). 4-4:45 p.m. Mackey Arena. This will involve as many as 10,000 students and parents going to and from Mackey, which could have traffic effects. URL: www.purdue.edu/studentsuccess/orientation/bgr/BGRMove-in.html

Wednesday, Aug. 17

 -- CoeusLite training. For research faculty and staff. Organizer: Human Research Protection Program (HRPP). 8:30-11 a.m. Registration needed; location information then sent. (Additional dates, hours varied: Aug. 29). Group training available also. URL to register: https://newqtrial2015az1.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0wiu5pvDAjBJ9lz

Thursday, Aug. 18

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability, with Greater Lafayette Commerce. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 27. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL:  www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html; updates on Facebook and Twitter.

Friday, Aug. 19

-- University Residences regular move-in date.

-- Soccer (women's) season-opening doubleheader. At 4 p.m.: Montana vs. Oakland. At 7 p.m.: Purdue vs. Marshall. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; youth, $2; Purdue students free; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site).

Saturday, Aug. 20

-- "All-American" Marching Band End of Camp Show. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 7:30-9 p.m. Hull Field (Third Street across from Shreve Hall). Free. Small amount of bleacher space; bringing chairs may be helpful. URL: www.purdue.edu/bands

Sunday, Aug. 21

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Montana. 1 p.m. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; youth, $2; Purdue students free; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site).

 

Week 4: Aug. 22-28

Monday, Aug. 22

-- First day of fall semester.

Thursday, Aug. 25

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability, with Greater Lafayette Commerce. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 27. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL:  www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html; updates on Facebook and Twitter.

Friday, Aug. 26

-- Volleyball (women's). Mortar Board Premier. Day 1 of 2 days. 10 a.m.: Purdue vs. Wyoming. Noon: Washington State vs. Kentucky. 6 p.m.: Kentucky vs. Wyoming. 8 p.m.: Purdue vs. Washington State. Brees Center, Belin Court in Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $8-$15; youth, $5-$8; Purdue student, $3-$5; groups of 20 or more, $5 as available. Tickets are by two-game session.

Saturday, Aug. 27

-- Volleyball (women's). Mortar Board Premier. Day 2 of 2 days. 1 p.m.: Wyoming vs. Washington State. 6 p.m.: Purdue vs. Kentucky. Brees Center, Belin Court in Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $8-$15; youth, $5-$8; Purdue student, $3-$5; groups of 20 or more, $5 as available.

Sunday, Aug. 28

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Cincinnati. 1 p.m. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; youth, $2; Purdue students free; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site).

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "Recent Acquisitions." May 10-Aug. 12. Purdue University Galleries. Artworks from Galleries' permanent collection, from paintings to rugs. Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center. Summer hours: noon-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (except holidays) and by appointment. Reception 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. May 19. URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- "George Winter: Reflections on the Native Peoples of Early Indiana." June 21-Aug. 13. Purdue University Galleries. Watercolors, drawings, paintings, manuscripts, and letters of this important 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. This exhibition is an official Indiana Bicentennial Commission Legacy Project. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- Archives and Special Collections: "Agriculture at the State Bicentennial: Purdue's Contributions to Indiana and Its People." June 10-Dec. 23. Summer hours: 1-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. The library also has online exhibits; go to https://www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol/exhibits

-- "The Intersection of Art and Science." Fall 2015, to continue about two years. Lawson Computer Science Building, third floor. Open during building hours. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2015/Q4/new-art-exhibit-explores-the-intersection-of-art-and-science.html

-- 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); hours resume Aug. 22. URL: www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/rueffgalleries
     * "W O M A N." International student poster exchange exhibition. Aug. 22-Sept. 9.
     * "Navigator: Val Britton." Aug. 22-Sept. 16.

 

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 Intercollegiate Athletic Facility. For ticketed sports events at other Purdue venues, tickets will be on sale before the event at the venue. URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html. URL for gameday promotions in association with varsity events: www.purduesports.com/promotions

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]. URLs: www.purdue.edu/convocations and www.purdue.edu/theatre. Summer hours:

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

URL for box offices and venues: www.housing.purdue.edu/HTML/HallOfMusic


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