Events for the next four weeks

August 3, 2015  


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.

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Week 1: Aug. 10-16
Week 2: Aug. 17-23
Week 3: Aug. 24-30
Week 4: Aug. 31-Sept. 6

Week 1: Aug. 10-16

Monday, Aug. 10

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

Tuesday, Aug. 11

-- Grades due from summer session modules ending Aug. 7. 5 p.m. (Second working day after end of module.)

Thursday, Aug. 13

-- Farmers market on campus. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 29. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL on this and links to other local farmers markets: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2015/Q2/farmers-market-to-return-may-7.html

Friday, Aug. 14

 -- Boiler Gold Rush International. Aug. 14-18. Orientation for new international undergraduate students. Organizer: International Students and Scholars with Student Access, Transition and Success programs. URL: www.iss.purdue.edu/BGRi

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

Saturday, Aug. 15

-- Current parking permits expire. If you have obtained a 2015-16 permit, be sure to place in your vehicle front window according to instructions. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2015/Q3/parking-permits-expire-aug.-15-online-renewal-available-now.html

-- Volleyball intrasquad Gold and Black Scrimmage. 2 p.m. Intercollegiate Athletic Facility, Holloway Gymnasium. Free. URL: www.purduesports.com/sports/w-volley/spec-rel/070815aaa.html

 

Week 2: Aug. 17-23

Monday, Aug. 17

-- 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. 22. URL: www.purdue.edu/studentsuccess/orientation/bgr/index.html

Tuesday, Aug. 18

-- Boiler Gold Rush arrivals continue.

Thursday, Aug. 20

-- Farmers market on campus. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 29. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL on this and links to other local farmers markets: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2015/Q2/farmers-market-to-return-may-7.html

Friday, Aug. 21

-- University Residences regular move-in date.

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Ohio. 7 p.m. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; student, $2; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site).

Saturday, Aug. 22

-- Volleyball (women's) alumni match. 6 p.m. Intercollegiate Athletic Facility, Belin Court in Holloway Gymnasium. Free. URL: www.purduesports.com/sports/w-volley/spec-rel/070815aaa.html

Sunday, Aug. 23

-- Purduettes and Glee Club in worship services. 8:30 and 11 a.m. First United Methodist Church, 1700 W. State St.

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

 

Week 3: Aug. 24-30

Monday, Aug. 24

-- First day of fall semester.

Thursday, Aug. 27

-- Farmers market on campus. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 29. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL on this and links to other local farmers markets: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2015/Q2/farmers-market-to-return-may-7.html

-- Boilerfest: New Student Orientation. Black Cultural Center. An introduction to BCC, student organizations and campus support services. With live music and presentations by BCC ensembles. 4-6 p.m. BCC parking lot. URL: www.purdue.edu/bcc

Friday, Aug. 28

-- Volleyball (women's). Mortar Board Premier. Day 1 of 2 days. 4 p.m.: Ohio vs. Austin Peay. 7 p.m.: Purdue vs. VCU. Intercollegiate Athletic Facility, Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $8-$15; youth, $5-$8; Purdue student, $3-$8; groups of 20 or more, $5 as available. Tickets are by two-game session.

-- Soccer (women's). Boilermaker Challenge Cup (today and Sunday). 4 p.m.: Indiana vs. Missouri. 7 p.m.: Purdue vs. Baylor. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; student, $2; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site). One ticket good for both games.

-- Purdue Varsity Glee Club First Nighter concert. Purdue Musical Organizations. 7:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Free. URL: www.purdue.edu/pmo

Saturday, Aug. 29

-- Volleyball (women's). Mortar Board Premier. Day 2 of 2 days. Session one: 11 a.m.: Purdue vs. Austin Peay. 1 p.m.: Ohio vs. VCU. Session two: 5 p.m.: VCU vs. Austin Peay. 7:30 p.m. Purdue vs. Ohio. Intercollegiate Athletic Facility, Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $8-$15; youth, $5-$8; Purdue student, $3-$8; groups of 20 or more, $5 as available. Tickets are by two-game session.

Sunday, Aug. 30

-- Soccer (women's). Boilermaker Challenge Cup (today and Sunday). 11 a.m.: Indiana vs. Baylor. 2 p.m.: Purdue vs. Missouri. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; student, $2; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site). One ticket good for both games.

 

Week 4: Aug. 31-Sept. 6

Thursday, Sept. 3

-- Farmers market on campus. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 29. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL on this and links to other local farmers markets: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2015/Q2/farmers-market-to-return-may-7.html

-- Opening reception for exhibition "Tom Berenz: Towards the North." Purdue University Galleries. 5:30 p.m. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Gallery talk by the artist. (See also exhibition details below under "Exhibitions.") URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

Friday, Sept. 4

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Evansville. 7 p.m. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; student, $2; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site).

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "FABRICation." May 12-Aug. 8. Three-venue exhibition by Purdue University Galleries. Textile or textile-like artworks by seven artists. Related events on May 15 and July 17. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2015/Q2/purdue-galleries-presents-fabrication.html. Galleries and hours:

* Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center. Summer hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and by appointment.
* Patti & Rusty Rueff Galleries in Pao Hall. Summer hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday and by appointment. NOTE: The exhibition will begin May 20 in the Rueff Galleries.
* Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.

-- "Shifting Spaces: Rachel Hellmann, Ben Marcin, Ryan Parker." Aug. 31-Oct. 10. Purdue University Galleries. Works inspired by architectural environments. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). (Reception and gallery talk 5:30 p.m. Oct. 1.) URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- "Tom Berenz: Towards the North." Sept. 1-Oct. 10. Purdue University Galleries. Large mixed media canvases using the disaster motif as a metaphor to discuss personal, socio­political, environmental and ideological issues. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. (Reception and gallery talk 5:30 p.m. Sept. 3.) Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- Exhibitions in the Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; until 7 on Thursdays (except holidays). URL: www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/rueffgalleries
     * "Design Inspiration, Rome to Kathmandu." Steve Visser. Aug. 24-Sept. 4.
     * "Becoming Attraction." Liz Weirzbicki. Aug. 24-Sept. 11.

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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