August 21, 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: Aug. 28-Sept. 3
Week 2: Sept. 4-10
Week 3: Sept. 11-17
Week 4: Sept. 18-24

Week 1: Aug. 28-Sept. 3

Monday, Aug. 28

-- Exhibition opening day: "Dong Yifang: Painting Through a Century of Change in China." Aug. 28-Oct. 7. Organizer: Purdue University Galleries. 20th century ink paintings. 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.)

Tuesday, Aug. 29

-- Information literacy presentation: "Xenophilia: How the Love of Difference Is Essential for Information Literacy." Drew Whitworth, director of teaching and learning strategy at Manchester Institute of Education, University of Manchester, U.K. Organizer: Purdue University Libraries. 10-11:30 a.m. PMU, West Faculty Lounge. Free but registration requested.

-- Institute for Plant Sciences update. Organizer: College of Agriculture. Topics: Newer centers, institutes and facilities. Plant sciences is a focus among Purdue Moves. 11 a.m.-noon. Pfendler Hall, Deans Auditorium (Room 241). Questions: rjwetli@purdue.edu

-- Campus Resource Fair. For all employees; designed especially for those involved in student support. Organizers: Undergraduate Academic Advising and Student Success Programs. About 50 administrative units to be represented. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. STEW, Room 302. Article

Wednesday, Aug. 30

-- Jeff Brohm Radio Show season-opening broadcast. At 6:05-7 p.m. every Wednesday from Aug. 30 through Nov. 22, except no show Sept. 27. It originates from Stacked Pickle, 516 Northwestern Ave. (in Wang Hall). Fans are welcome there as a live audience. The number to call during the show with a question is 888-246-2678. Broadcast is on the Purdue Sports Network; flagship station is WAZY-96.5 FM in Lafayette; and on TuneIn.com and the TuneIn mobile app.

Thursday, Aug. 31

-- Purdue United Way Campaign kickoff; distribution of materials. Campaign Aug. 31-Nov. 15. Theme: "United We WIN." Article

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of Campus Master Planning and Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. August through October. North end of Memorial Mall. Suggested parking is Grant Street Garage or Armory lot (for "A" permit holders). Article with information about other local farmers markets. Updates etc.:  Facebook | Twitter

-- Exhibition opening reception: "Dong Yifang: Painting Through a Century of Change in China." Organizer: Purdue University Galleries. 5:30-7 p.m. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Exhibition (Exhibitions are listed each week in a section below.)

-- Soccer (women's) vs. DePaul. 7 p.m. Folk Field. Free. Sport

Friday, Sept. 1

-- State of Purdue address by President Mitch Daniels. Organizer: Boiler Business Exchange of Indianapolis. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Columbia Club, 10th floor, on Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis. Tickets: $50; seating limited. News release

-- Football festivities in Indianapolis. Purdue Athletics with others. Circle Up! Boiler Tailgate 2.0. Noon to 2:30 p.m. Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis. Host: Boiler Business Exchange. Free to attend. Food and drinks will be sold by various vendors. Purdue Pete, cheerleaders, Boilermaker Special and the "All-American" Marching Band, Purdue dignitaries. Football team to arrive 1:45-2 p.m. News release

Saturday, Sept. 2

-- Football festivities in Indianapolis. Purdue Athletics with others. Boilermaker Crossing. 3-7 p.m. Pan Am Plaza northeast of Lucas Oil Stadium. Hosts: Purdue Athletics, John Purdue Club, Purdue Alumni Association. Free. Giveaways, balloon artists, face painters, inflatables and more activities. Live music by Soul Street Band. Indoor beer garden with a cash bar. News release

-- Football vs. Louisville (season opener). 7:30 p.m. Lucas Oil Stadium, 500 S. Capitol Ave., Indianapolis. Tickets: $35-$75. See www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-footbl.html and scroll down.

Sunday, Sept. 3

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Dayton. 1 p.m. Folk Field. Free. Sport

 

Week 2: Sept. 4-10

Monday, Sept. 4

-- Labor Day holiday. Offices closed, no classes.

Tuesday, Sept. 5

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Building Rapport With Your Students." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 3090. Weekly workshop 1 of 10 through Nov. 21 except Oct. 10 and 24; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

Thursday, Sept. 7

-- Conference for Pre-Tenure Women (men welcome too). Day 1 of 2. Organizer: Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence with the Office of the Provost. Check-in and continental breakfast at 8 a.m.; program at 9 a.m. STEW, Room 302-306. Thursday keynote at 9:30 a.m.: Jessica Bennett, author and New York Times contributing writer. Registration by Sept. 6: $50-$225 depending on category and date of registration. News release

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of Campus Master Planning and Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. August through October. North end of Memorial Mall. Suggested parking is Grant Street Garage or Armory lot (for "A" permit holders). Article with information about other local farmers markets. Updates etc.:  Facebook | Twitter

-- Leonora Woodman Memorial Lecture: "World Literature: From Clay Tablets to the Moon." Martin Puchner, professor of comparative literature at Harvard University; noted anthology editor. Organizer: Department of English. 4:30 p.m. Krannert Building, Krannert Auditorium (Room 140). Lecture

Friday, Sept. 8

-- Hydroponics workshop. Organizer: Purdue Extension. 7:30 a.m.-noon. Whistler Hall, Room116. Free but registration required. News release including registration link

-- Football vs. Ohio (Friday night home opener). 8 p.m. Ross-Ade Stadium. Initial ticket prices: $5-$65. Dynamic ticket pricing in place for single-game tickets; also mini-plans and specials available; see www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-footbl.html.

Sunday, Sept. 10

-- Picnic with the Purduettes. Purdue Musical Organizations. 6 p.m. Slayter Center. Free. Bring your own picnic if you wish. Blankets for seating too. URL: PMO

 

Week 3: Sept. 11-17

Monday, Sept. 11

-- 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; registration required due to limited seating. (Presentations also Oct. 6, Nov. 7, Dec. 5; times vary.)

Tuesday, Sept. 12

-- 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. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 3090. Weekly workshop 2 of 10 through Nov. 21 except Oct. 10 and 24; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Sept. 13

-- Jewish Studies Noon Lecture and Discussion Series. Elena Coda, associate professor, Italian, at Purdue, on "National Identity and World War I in Trieste." 12:30 p.m. Beering Hall, Room B222. Questions: 765-494-7965 or wengera@purdue.edu or Jewish Studies

-- New Orleans Cooking with Kevin Belton. Organizer: Black Cultural Center. PBS chef Belton will prepare classic Creole/Cajun meal and discuss history of New Orleans cuisine. 6:30 p.m. Marriott Hall, Demonstration Kitchen. Preregistration required. Cost: $10. Limited to 95 participants. BCC

Thursday, Sept. 14

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of Campus Master Planning and Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. August through October. North end of Memorial Mall. Suggested parking is Grant Street Garage or Armory lot (for "A" permit holders). Article with information about other local farmers markets. Updates etc.:  Facebook | Twitter

Friday, Sept. 15

-- "ADVANCE/OVPEC Faculty Search Committee Workshop." Open to all faculty; required for serving on a search committee. Organizers: ADVANCE Purdue; Office of the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance. Roundtable format; discussion includes best practices, unintentional bias and building a candidate pool. 8:15 a.m.-noon. Córdova Recreational Sports Center, Multipurpose Room 5. Light breakfast served. Registration required; article with link. (Additional session scheduled Oct. 24.) To request a reasonable accommodation, contact OVPEC at 765-494-6373 or vpeceducation@purdue.edu before the program.

-- Cross country in Indiana Intercollegiates. Time TBA. Cross country course at Northwest Athletics Complex. Sport

-- Volleyball (women's) vs. Miami (Ohio). Stacey Clark Classic. Day 1 of 3 days. 7 p.m. 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. Sport | Tickets

-- Rhiannon Giddens: "The Freedom Highway Tour." Vocals, banjo, fiddle; roots, R&B. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $24-$28. Event

Saturday, Sept. 16

-- Volleyball (women's): Miami (Ohio) vs. Loyola of Chicago. Stacey Clark Classic. Day 2 of 3 days. 3 p.m. Brees Center, Belin Court in Holloway Gymnasium. Free. Sport | Tickets

-- Global Fest featured performances: Purdue Convocations contributions to the expanded 2017 Global Fest lineup. Times may not be exact and are subject to change. (1) Pascuala Ilabaca y Fauna, accordion and eclectic Chilean music. 7:30 p.m. (2) Delgres, Caribbean/blues. 9 p.m. Both at Columbia Street and Chauncey Avenue. Free admission; no tickets. All-ages shows. Event

Sunday, Sept. 17

-- Volleyball (women's) vs. Loyola of Chicago. Stacey Clark Classic. Day 3 of 3 days. 1 p.m. 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. Sport | Tickets

 

Week 4: Sept. 18-24

Tuesday, Sept. 19

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Active Learning I: Encouraging Active Learning." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 3090. Weekly workshop 3 of 10 through Nov. 21 except Oct. 10 and 24; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Sept. 20

-- Season-opening Jazz at Marriott. Jazz musicians from Purdue Bands & Orchestras in conjunction with the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Marriott Hall, Atrium. Other Wednesdays on schedule: Sept. 27; Oct. 4, 18, 25; Nov. 1, 8, 15, 29; Dec. 6. Free. Bands | HTM restaurants

-- Volleyball (women's) vs. Northwestern. 7 p.m. 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. Sport | Tickets

Thursday, Sept. 21

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of Campus Master Planning and Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. August through October. North end of Memorial Mall. Suggested parking is Grant Street Garage or Armory lot (for "A" permit holders). Article with information about other local farmers markets. Updates etc.:  Facebook | Twitter

Friday, Sept. 22

-- "The Mousetrap" by Agatha Christie. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Stockton Rand. After two murders, a police officer questions everyone snowbound in a boarding house. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 23, 27, 28, 29, 30; also 2:30 p.m. Sept. 24, 30 and Oct. 1. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

Saturday, Sept. 23

-- Game Day spirit events. Highlights:
• Purdue jazz bands tailgate concert. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Time TBA. Slayter Center.
• "All-American" Marching Band. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Pre-game, halftime at stadium; and postgame. Halftime theme: TBA.
• Alumni band. Also performing at stadium.

-- Football vs. Michigan (Homecoming). 3:30 or 4 p.m. Ross-Ade Stadium. Initial ticket prices: $20-$85. Dynamic ticket pricing in place for single-game tickets; also mini-plans and specials available; see www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-footbl.html.

-- "The Mousetrap" by Agatha Christie. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Stockton Rand. After two murders, a police officer questions everyone snowbound in a boarding house. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 27, 28, 29, 30; also 2:30 p.m. Sept. 24, 30 and Oct. 1. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

-- "An Evening with Pat McAfee." Comedy. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 8 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Tickets: $27.50-$45 (Zone A sold out). Showtime subject to change based on Purdue Homecoming football game time. Event

-- Volleyball (women's) vs. Ohio State. 8 p.m. 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. Sport | Tickets

Sunday, Sept. 24

-- "The Mousetrap" by Agatha Christie. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Stockton Rand. After two murders, a police officer questions everyone snowbound in a boarding house. 2:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 27, 28, 29, 30; also 2:30 p.m. Sept. 30 and Oct. 1. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- Archives and Special Collections: "Missing You." June 29-Dec. 8. Communications and logs from Amelia Earhart's final flight, plus her efforts for women's rights. Summer hours: 1-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday (through Aug. 18; except closed Aug. 7-11). 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

-- "Dong Yifang: Painting Through a Century of Change in China." Aug. 28-Oct. 7. Purdue University Galleries. Cut-paper and sculptural works evoke narratives from history and science that speak to present-day dilemmas. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). Exhibition

-- "Myung Gyun, You: Forest of History." Aug. 18-Sept. 23. Purdue University Galleries. Korean artist uses dyed newspapers to create abstract installations. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). Exhibition

-- 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

-- 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).
     * Closed for the summer.

 

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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