January 23, 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: Jan. 30-Feb. 5
Week 2: Feb. 6-12
Week 3: Feb. 13-19
Week 4: Feb. 20-26

Week 1: Jan. 30-Feb. 5

Monday, Jan. 30

-- Presidential Lecture Series. J.D. Vance, political commentator, Silicon Valley investment firm principal and author of "Hillbilly Elegy." Format is discussion with President Mitch Daniels plus audience Q&A. 6:30-7:30 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Series news release

-- Forum regarding eradication of gypsy moths near Windsor Hall. Forum will discuss treatment proposal by Indiana State Department of Natural Resources. 6:30 p.m. Elm Room at West Lafayette Public Library, 208 W. Columbia St. Article

Tuesday, Jan. 31

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Learning Outcomes & Objectives." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Hicks Undergraduate Library, Room B853. Weekly workshop 2 of 10 through April 4 except March 14; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 49-66422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- Calmus in "All the World's a Stage: Shakespeare A Cappella." Renowned vocal quintet. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 7:30 p.m. St. Thomas Aquinas Center, 535 W. State St. Pre-show dinner, $18.95 for event ticketholders, available 5:30 p.m. or thereafter at PMU, Sagamore Restaurant: see information at link. Concert tickets: $22-$28.

Wednesday, Feb. 1

-- "African American Quilt Tradition." Showing by Joan Fulton, provost fellow for diversity and inclusion, professor and associate head in the Department of Agricultural Economics. Organizer: Black Cultural Center. Noon-5 p.m. At BCC. Followed by Soul Food Dinner at a University Residences venue TBA.

-- Presidential Lecture Series. Stan Druckenmiller, highly successful investor and renowned philanthropist. Format is discussion with President Mitch Daniels plus audience Q&A. 6:30-7:30 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Series news release

-- Men's basketball vs. Northwestern. 8:30 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: Available seating is $22-$35. Dynamic pricing applies.

Thursday, Feb. 2

-- OBHR Distinguished Scholar Speaker Series. "Speaking Up and Teaming Up." Amy C. Edmondson, Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management, senior associate dean for culture and community, Harvard Business School. Organizer: Organizational Behavior and Human Resources area, Krannert School of Management. 10:30 a.m.-noon. Rawls Hall, Room 4013. Questions: fishe120@purdue.edu

-- "Unraveling the Confusion Featuring Von Washington." Organizer: Black Cultural Center. Washington, a theatre professional, will focus on transfer of written word to spoken word, how that illuminates life's complexities, and how dialogue of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth exemplifies these things. 7 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall.

-- Women's basketball vs. Maryland. 8 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$13.

Friday, Feb. 3

-- Last day to sign up for auditions to sing the National Anthem at a Purdue sports event. (Auditions are on Feb. 11.) Sign-up form and instructions

-- Jazz Swing Dance. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Featuring Purdue's jazz bands playing for dancing. 8-9:30 p.m. Córdova Recreational Sports Center, Feature Gym. Free.

Saturday, Feb. 4

-- Ag Alumni Fish Fry. Agricultural Alumni Association. Speaker: David Boudia, alumnus and Olympic diving champion. Doors open at 10 a.m. for networking, exhibits. Event 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Blue Ribbon Pavilion, Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis. Tickets: $25. Details

-- Women's tennis vs. Virginia Tech. Noon. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- Purdue Varsity Glee Club in "Song of Hope" benefit concert. Organizer: Purdue Musical Organizations. Event supports St. Mary Cathedral Parish Haiti Ministry. Concert at 7:30 p.m. St. Mary Cathedral, 1207 Columbia St., Lafayette. Tickets: $35 for dinner and concert; $20 for concert only. Ticket purchase: from the cathedral or by contacting Jeff Newell at 765-430-0642 or jnewell@ball-law.com.  Concert-only tickets can be purchased at the door.

Sunday, Feb. 5

-- Men's tennis tripleheader. Purdue vs. Drake University at 11 a.m. Purdue vs. Indiana Tech at 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

 

Week 2: Feb. 6-12

Tuesday, Feb. 7

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Active Learning I: Encouraging Active Learning I." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Hicks Undergraduate Library, Room B853. Weekly workshop 3 of 10 through April 4 except March 14; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 49-66422 or cie@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Feb. 8

 -- Women's basketball vs. Michigan. 6 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$13.

Thursday, Feb. 9

-- Ideas Lab: Topic is interdisciplinary approaches to agricultural challenges caused by a changing climate. For faculty, Extension staff, postdocs and graduate students. Organizers: College of Agriculture and Purdue Climate Change Research Center. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Ross-Ade Pavilion, Shively Media Center. Article

-- Books and Coffee series (67th annual). Week 1 of 4. Dorsey Armstrong, professor of English, speaking on "Lovecraft Country" by Matt Ruff. Organizers: Department of English and Purdue Student Union Board. 4-4:30 p.m.: Refreshments. 4:30-4:55 p.m.: Talk. STEW, Rooms 302-306. Prize drawing at each event available to those present. Series with links to book details

-- Men's Choral Festival. Organizer: Purdue Musical Organizations. Purdue Varsity Glee Club and high school groups. 6:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Free. 

Friday, Feb. 10

-- Historical and Cultural Tour to Lyles Station and African American Museum in Evansville. Day 1 of 2. Organizer: Black Cultural Center.

-- OIE workshop: "The Nuts and Bolts of Faculty Search and Screen." For support staff. Organizer: Office of Institutional Equity. Workshop's focus is on role of support staff with required procedures, document completion and approval process. 1-2 p.m. Mechanical Engineering Building, Room 1015. Online registration required by two days before workshop (scroll to #20095); article with link. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact OIE in advance at 765-494-6373.

-- Women's tennis vs. Ole Miss. 3 p.m. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- Wrestling vs. Wisconsin. 7 p.m. Brees Center, Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $5; youth (ages 3 through college), $2; Purdue students free with PUID; groups of 20 or more, $1.

Saturday, Feb. 11

-- Evening of Romance featuring Purdue Jazz Band. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras with School of Hospitality and Tourism Management. 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:15 p.m. Marriott Hall. Tickets (on sale as of Jan. 3 and expected to go fast): $25; important to review event information regarding ticket, seating and alcohol information. Questions: Jaclyn Heinz at 765-496-6785

Sunday, Feb. 12

-- Purdue Varsity Glee Club in worship services. Purdue Musical Organizations. 8:15, 9:45, and 11 a.m. Christ United Methodist Church, 3610 S. 18th St., Lafayette.

-- Women's tennis vs. DePaul. Noon. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- College Goal Sunday. Statewide locations to help high schoolers and parents with FAFSA and other aspects of financial aid. Organizer: Indiana Student Financial Aid Association. FAFSA online and Spanish interpreter available at this site. 2 p.m. Ivy Tech Community College, 3101 S. Creasy Lane, Lafayette. www.collegegoalsunday.org

 

Week 3: Feb. 13-19

Tuesday, Feb. 14

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Active Learning II: Experiential Learning." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Hicks Undergraduate Library, Room B853. Weekly workshop 4 of 10 through April 4 except March 14; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 49-66422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- Men's basketball vs. Rutgers. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: Available seating is $22-$35. Dynamic pricing applies. URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-baskbl.html

Wednesday, Feb. 15

-- Krannert MBA and Master's Fair. Information about 11 programs. Organizer: Krannert School of Management's Master's Programs office. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Krannert Building, first floor. Free pizza for students registering at door with PUID. URL: www.krannert.purdue.edu/masters/landing-page/2017-krannert-masters-fair-february.php. Questions: Heather Goodwin at hgoodwi@purdue.edu or Jill Lynn at lynn10@purdue.edu

 -- Jewish Studies Noon Lecture and Discussion Series. "Who Am I?  Crypto-Jews and Identity in Russian Literature." Olga Lyanda-Geller, continuing lecturer, Russian, School of Languages and Cultures, Purdue. 12:30 p.m. STEW, Room 313. Questions: 49-47965 or wengera@purdue.edu or www.cla.purdue.edu/jewish-studies

-- Big Ten Women's Swimming and Diving Championships. Opening night relays. 6:30 p.m. Boilermaker Aquatic Center. $.

Thursday, Feb. 16

-- Big Ten Women's Swimming and Diving Championships. Day 1 of 3. Prelims 11 a.m. Finals at 6:30 p.m. Boilermaker Aquatic Center. $.

-- Books and Coffee series (67th annual). Week 2 of 4. Janet Alsup, professor and head of Curriculum & Instruction, College of Education, on "Bone Gap" by Laura Ruby. Organizers: Department of English and Purdue Student Union Board. 4-4:30 p.m.: Refreshments. 4:30-4:55 p.m.: Talk. STEW, Rooms 302-306. Prize drawing at each event available to those present. Series with links to book details

Friday, Feb. 17

-- Big Ten Women's Swimming and Diving Championships. Day 2 of 3. Prelims 11 a.m. Finals at 6:30 p.m. Boilermaker Aquatic Center. $.

-- Women's tennis vs. Arkansas. 3 p.m. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- "Cabaret." Purdue Theatre. Music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb. Book by Joe Masteroff. Directed by Amy Lynn Budd. A romance develops in a nightclub during the ominous days of late 1920s Berlin. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 18, 22, 23, 24, 25; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 19, 25, 26. Tickets: public, $21.50; student, $14.50; senior (62+), $17.50. Rated PG-15 for sex and mature themes. 

-- Wind Works featuring the Wind Ensemble and University Band. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. Long Center for the Performing Arts, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Free.

Saturday, Feb. 18

-- Big Ten Women's Swimming and Diving Championships. Day 3 of 3. Prelims 11 a.m. Finals at 6:30 p.m. Boilermaker Aquatic Center. $.

-- BoilerCon 02.18.2017. Organizer: Purdue Student Union Board. Comic book artists and writers, card games and board games, vendors, cosplay contest, panels. 12:30-6:30 p.m. PMU, Ballrooms.

-- Men's basketball vs. Michigan State. 4 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: Available seating is $25-$40. Dynamic pricing applies. URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-baskbl.html

-- "Cabaret." Purdue Theatre. Music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb. Book by Joe Masteroff. Directed by Amy Lynn Budd. A romance develops in a nightclub during the ominous days of late 1920s Berlin. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22, 23, 24, 25; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 19, 25, 26. Tickets: public, $21.50; student, $14.50; senior (62+), $17.50. Rated PG-15 for sex and mature themes. 

-- Wind Works featuring the Concert Band and Collegiate Band. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. Long Center for the Performing Arts, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Free.

Sunday, Feb. 19

-- Heart & Soul in worship services. Purdue Musical Organizations. 8:30 and 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 1700 W. State St.

-- Purduettes in worship service. Purdue Musical Organizations. 10:30 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 404 N. Sixth St., Lafayette.

-- Women's tennis vs. Maryland. Noon. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- Women's basketball vs. Iowa. Noon. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$13; also "Celebrate Sunday" special. URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html

-- "Cabaret." Purdue Theatre. Music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb. Book by Joe Masteroff. Directed by Amy Lynn Budd. A romance develops in a nightclub during the ominous days of late 1920s Berlin. 2:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22, 23, 24, 25; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 25, 26. Tickets: public, $21.50; student, $14.50; senior (62+), $17.50. Rated PG-15 for sex and mature themes. 

-- Wind Works featuring Symphonic Band and Varsity Band. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 2:30 p.m. Long Center for the Performing Arts, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Free.

 

Week 4: Feb. 20-26

Tuesday, Feb. 21

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Instructional Presentation Techniques that Engage Students." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Hicks Undergraduate Library, Room B853. Weekly workshop 5 of 10 through April 4 except March 14; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 49-66422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- Student of Concern presentation. Organizer: Office of the Dean of Students. Topics: Behavior awareness, instructions for reporting, steps after a report is made, role of Behavior Intervention Team; plus Q&A. 4-5 p.m. Schleman Hall, Room B038. Article linking to schedule/sign-up, guide and report form (presentations also March 13, April 12; times vary)

Wednesday, Feb. 22

-- "Cabaret." Purdue Theatre. Music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb. Book by Joe Masteroff. Directed by Amy Lynn Budd. A romance develops in a nightclub during the ominous days of late 1920s Berlin. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23, 24, 25; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 25, 26. Tickets: public, $21.50; student, $14.50; senior (62+), $17.50. Rated PG-15 for sex and mature themes. 

Thursday, Feb. 23

-- Books and Coffee series (67th annual). Week 3 of 4. Nush Powell, associate professor of English, on "Nimona" by Noelle Stevenson. Organizers: Department of English and Purdue Student Union Board. 4-4:30 p.m.: Refreshments. 4:30-4:55 p.m.: Talk. PMU, South Ballroom. Prize drawing at each event available to those present. Series with links to book details

-- "Cabaret." Purdue Theatre. Music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb. Book by Joe Masteroff. Directed by Amy Lynn Budd. A romance develops in a nightclub during the ominous days of late 1920s Berlin. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24, 25; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 25, 26. Tickets: public, $21.50; student, $14.50; senior (62+), $17.50. Rated PG-15 for sex and mature themes. 

Friday, Feb. 24

-- BCC Coffee House. Presentations by ensembles of Black Cultural Center. 7 p.m. At BCC. Also Saturday.

-- Flicks at Fowler occasional film series. Title TBA. Purdue Student Union Board. 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Admission: public, $4; Purdue student ID, free. Films subject to change. 765-494-8976. Also Saturday at same times.

-- "Cabaret." Purdue Theatre. Music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb. Book by Joe Masteroff. Directed by Amy Lynn Budd. A romance develops in a nightclub during the ominous days of late 1920s Berlin. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 25, 26. Tickets: public, $21.50; student, $14.50; senior (62+), $17.50. Rated PG-15 for sex and mature themes. 

-- American Music Repertory Ensemble in concert. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Free.

Saturday, Feb. 25

-- Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day. For high school freshmen and sophomores. Organizer: Women in Engineering Program. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Neil Armstrong Hall. Pre-registration required by Feb. 20; spaces may fill. Parent and family components available. Article

-- Women's swimming. Boiler-Make-It NCAA Last Chance. All day. Boilermaker Aquatic Center.  

-- Men's tennis doubleheader. Purdue vs. DePaul at 1 p.m. Purdue vs. IUPUI at 5 p.m. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- Boilermaker Ball. Organizer: Purdue Alumni Association. Theme: "Rock Around the Clock." 5:30 p.m.: Cocktails and silent auction; 6:45 p.m.: Call to dinner; 7 p.m.: Entertainment, brief remarks, introductions. 7:15 p.m.: Dinner; 8 p.m.: Live entertainment and dancing with music by Endless Summer. Indianapolis Marriott Downtown, 350 W. Maryland St., Indianapolis. Cost: gold and black patron, $175; reservation required; details

-- Flicks at Fowler occasional film series. Title TBA. Purdue Student Union Board. 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Admission: public, $4; Purdue student ID, free. Films subject to change. 765-494-8976.

-- "Cabaret." Purdue Theatre. Music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb. Book by Joe Masteroff. Directed by Amy Lynn Budd. A romance develops in a nightclub during the ominous days of late 1920s Berlin. 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performance also at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 26. Tickets: public, $21.50; student, $14.50; senior (62+), $17.50. Rated PG-15 for sex and mature themes. 

-- BCC Coffee House. Presentations by ensembles of Black Cultural Center. 7 p.m. At BCC.

-- Christian music group Casting Crowns, on its "The Very Next Thing" tour and featuring Danny Gokey and Unspoken. Organizer: Purdue Convocations with Student Concert Committee. 7 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Single-ticket price: public, $25-$80; students, $20-$80. Limit six. URL: http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q4/casting-crowns-to-bring-the-very-next-thing-tour-to-purdue-in-february.html

-- Purdue Philharmonic and Symphony orchestras in concert. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. Long Center for the Performing Arts, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Free.

Sunday, Feb. 26

-- Heart & Soul in worship services. Purdue Musical Organizations. 11 a.m. at University Church, 411 N. Seventh St., Lafayette.

-- Women's basketball vs. Northwestern. TBA. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$13; also "Celebrate Sunday" special. URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html

-- "Cabaret." Purdue Theatre. Music by John Kander; lyrics by Fred Ebb. Book by Joe Masteroff. Directed by Amy Lynn Budd. A romance develops in a nightclub during the ominous days of late 1920s Berlin. 2:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. This is the final performance for this production. Tickets: public, $21.50; student, $14.50; senior (62+), $17.50. Rated PG-15 for sex and mature themes. 

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "Global Matrix IV: An International Printmaking Exhibition." Jan. 9-Feb. 18. Purdue University Galleries. Two venues: (A) STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery; hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). (B) Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette; hours noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays).

-- 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).
     * Shelley Spicuzza Alumni Exhibition. Jan. 23-Feb. 3.
     * AHSO Juried Photography Exhibition. Jan. 23-Feb. 3.
     * Boyd Smith MFA Exhibition (ETB). Feb. 6-10.
     * A&D Undergraduate Exhibition Entry. Feb. 6-10.
     * Interior Design Senior Exhibition. Feb. 13-17.
     * Art and Design Undergraduate Exhibition. Feb. 20-March 3.

-- 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

-- "On the Shoulders of Our Ancestors: The Art of Willis Bing Davis." Dec. 18-Feb. 26. Black Cultural Center in conjunction with Art Museum of Greater Lafayette. At the museum, 102 S. 10th St. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. daily (except holidays).

-- "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

 

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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