December 11, 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: Dec. 18-24
Week 2: Dec. 25-31
Week 3: Jan. 1-7
Week 4: Jan. 8-14

Week 1: Dec. 18-24

Monday, Dec. 18

-- Wrestling. Triple duals: SIU Edwardsville vs. Central Michigan at 1 p.m.; Purdue vs. SIU Edwardsville at 3 p.m.; Purdue vs. Central Michigan at 5 p.m. Brees Center, Holloway Gymnasium. Free. Sport

-- Women's basketball vs. Tennessee-Martin. Basketball Travelers Inc. Invitational. 6:30 p.m. Mackey Arena. Early game: Eastern Washington vs. Saint Mary's (Calif.) at 4 p.m. Tickets: $5-$10.

Tuesday, Dec. 19

-- Grades due. 5 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 20

-- Women's basketball vs. Saint Mary's (Calif.). Basketball Travelers Inc. Invitational. 1:30 p.m. Mackey Arena. Early game: Eastern Washington vs. Tennessee-Martin at 11 a.m. Tickets: $5-$10.

Thursday, Dec. 21

-- Men's basketball vs. Tennessee State. 6 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $15-$65; $10-$30 in break game student section. Multi-game mini plans available; games of Dec. 21, Dec. 30, Jan. 3 and Jan. 6, all occurring during winter break, are on "break game mini plan."

 

Week 2: Dec. 25-31

Monday, Dec. 25

-- Christmas holiday. Day 1 of 2. Offices closed.

Tuesday, Dec. 26

-- Christmas holiday. Day 2 of 2. Offices closed.

Wednesday, Dec. 27

-- Winter recess. Day 1 of 3 days. This is a University "closure." These days are neither official holidays nor vacation days. Article | FAQ

-- Purdue football vs. Arizona in Foster Farms Bowl. 8:30 p.m. ET kickoff. Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. Telecast on Fox. Article with links to information on the bowl and travel packages

Thursday, Dec. 28

-- Winter recess. Day 2 of 3 days. This is a University "closure." These days are neither official holidays nor vacation days. Article | FAQ

Friday, Dec. 29

-- Winter recess. Day 3 of 3 days. This is a University "closure." These days are neither official holidays nor vacation days. Article | FAQ

Saturday, Dec. 30

-- Men's basketball vs. Lipscomb. 8 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $15-$65; $10-$30 in winter break game student section. Multi-game mini plans available.

Sunday, Dec. 31

-- Women's basketball vs. Wisconsin. 2 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10; "Celebrate Sunday" package available.

 

Week 3: Jan. 1-7

Monday, Jan. 1

-- New Year's Day holiday. Offices closed.

Tuesday, Jan. 2

-- President's designated holiday. Offices closed. Full holiday schedule

Wednesday, Jan. 3

-- Campus operations resume after winter break.

-- Men's basketball vs. Rutgers. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $15-$65; $20-$40 in winter break game student section. Multi-game mini plans available.

Saturday, Jan. 6

-- Men's basketball vs. Nebraska. 2:15 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $25-$75; $20-$40 in winter break game student section. Multi-game mini plans available.

Sunday, Jan. 7

-- Wrestling. Triple duals: Purdue vs. Princeton at 11 a.m.; Purdue vs. Michigan at 1 p.m.; Michigan vs. Princeton at 3 p.m. Brees Center, Holloway Gymnasium. Free. Sport

 

Week 4: Jan. 8-14

Monday, Jan. 8

-- Spring semester begins.

-- Exhibition opening: "Tessellated by Samantha Holmes and Jaclyn Head." Jan. 8-Feb. 17. Organizer: Purdue University Galleries. Tile-based installations based on ancient practices. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). Exhibition (Exhibitions are listed each week in a section below. See also Thursday for reception listing.)

Wednesday, Jan. 10

-- Women's basketball vs. Rutgers. Faculty/Staff Appreciation Night. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10; tickets $5 for faculty and staff.

Thursday, Jan. 11

-- Exhibition opening reception: "Tessellated by Samantha Holmes and Jaclyn Head." Organizer: Purdue University Galleries. 5:30 p.m. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Exhibition

-- "Cabaret." Broadway musical. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 7:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Tickets: $26-$58. Event with link to "dinner and a show" option.

Friday, Jan. 12

-- Swimming and diving (women and men) vs. Michigan State. 5 p.m. Burke Aquatic Center. Free. Women | Men

Saturday, Jan. 13

-- Indoor track and field (women and men). Gene Edmonds Open. TBA. Lambert Fieldhouse (spectators use west entrance). Free. Sport

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "'Moving Parts' by Thomas Lucas and Hummingbird Press Editions." Dec. 15-Feb. 25. Organizers: Black Cultural Center and Art Museum of Greater Lafayette. Lucas is lecturer in art and design at Chicago State University and founder and master printer at Hummingbird Press at Lillstreet Art Center. At art museum, 102 S. 10th St., Lafayette. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. except holidays.  BCC | Museum

-- "Drawing Resurfaced II." Nov. 13-Dec. 15. Purdue University Galleries. Juried exhibition exploring media and techniques in contemporary drawing. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). Reception with curator's comments at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Exhibition

-- "Tessellated by Samantha Holmes and Jaclyn Head." Jan. 8-Feb. 17. Purdue University Galleries. Tile-based installations based on ancient practices. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). Exhibition (Opening reception with curator's comments at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 11.)

-- 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).
     * Brian Butler, Theatre MFA Exhibition. Dec. 4-15.
     * Annual Juried High School Student Exhibition. Nov. 27-Dec. 15.

-- 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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