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July 28, 2014

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. 4-10
Week 2: Aug. 11-17
Week 3: Aug. 18-24
Week 4: Aug. 25-31

Week 1: Aug. 4-10

Monday, Aug. 4

-- Wood Street Parking Garage cleaning ends. 10:30 p.m. to 7 a.m. nightly through Aug. 4. No vehicles in affected area during cleaning hours; days are approximate.

Tuesday, Aug. 5

-- Federal Work-Study Student Payroll Procedures Workshop. For those employing any FWS students and others handling the employment/payroll aspects. Organizers: Student Employment Services (in DFA) and Bursar's Office. 8:30-11:30 a.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. URL: https://spa2010.itap.purdue.edu/Business/bpnews/Lists/NewsReleases/view.aspx?ID=629&ContentTypeId=0x0100C6C38F95C9D2F342ADC55A4BA3B165C8

Wednesday, Aug. 6

-- Presentation by candidate for associate dean of students, focus on Student Assistance Center. Open to Purdue community. Elizabeth Kozik, interim associate dean of students-Student Assistance Center, Purdue University. Presentation, Q-and-A. 3:30-4:15 p.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. (Other candidate presentations: Aug. 7, 8, 11.)

Thursday, Aug. 7

-- Farmers market on campus. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 7-Oct. 30 except Sept 11 and 18. North end of Memorial Mall. URL on this and links to other local farmers markets: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2014/Q2/farmers-market-to-return-this-week.html

-- Presentation by candidate for associate dean of students, focus on Student Assistance Center. Open to Purdue community. Julie Talz Cox, director, Residential Life, Purdue University. Presentation, Q-and-A. 3:30-4:15 p.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. (Other candidate presentations: Aug. 6, 8, 11.)

Friday, Aug. 8

-- Summer session ends. Third four-week module ends (July 14-Aug. 8). Second six-week module ends (June 30-Aug. 8). Second eight-week module ends (June 16-Aug. 8). Grades due 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 12 (second working day after end of module).

-- Purdue Day at the Indiana State Fair. All day. Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis

-- Presentation by candidate for associate dean of students, focus on Student Assistance Center. Open to Purdue community. Stacy Vander Velde, associate director, Office of Student Conflict Resolution, University of Michigan. Presentation, Q-and-A. 3:30-4:15 p.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. (Other candidate presentations: Aug. 6, 7, 11.)

Saturday, Aug. 9

-- Commencement. 9:30 a.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only.

 

Week 2: Aug. 11-17

Monday, Aug. 11

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

-- Presentation by candidate for associate dean of students, focus on Student Assistance Center. Open to Purdue community. Rose Viau, director, Residential Life, Northwest Missouri State University. Presentation, Q-and-A. 3:30-4:15 p.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. (Other candidate presentations: Aug. 6, 7, 8.)

Tuesday, Aug. 12

 -- Boiler Gold Rush International. Arrival day; program is Aug. 12-16. Orientation for new international undergraduate students. Organizer: International Students and Scholars with Student Access, Transition and Success programs. URL: www.iss.purdue.edu/BGRi

-- Grades due from summer session modules ending Aug. 8. 5 p.m. (Second working day after end of module.)

Thursday, Aug. 14

-- Farmers market on campus. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 7-Oct. 30 except Sept 11 and 18. North end of Memorial Mall. URL on this and links to other local farmers markets: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2014/Q2/farmers-market-to-return-this-week.html. Chef visit: Aaron Buschman, production chef at Hillenbrand Dining Court; URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2014/campus-chefs-returning-to-farmers-market.html

Saturday, Aug. 16

-- Boiler Gold Rush arrival day. New student orientation. Organizer: Student Success at Purdue. All day. Initial programming in the evening. Arrivals continue Sunday. BGR continues through Aug. 24. URL: www.purdue.edu/studentsuccess/orientation/bgr/index.html

-- Purdue volleyball intrasquad scrimmage. 2 p.m. Holloway Gymnasium in the Brees Center. Free.

 

Week 3: Aug. 18-24

Monday, Aug. 18

-- Boiler Gold Rush continues. New student orientation. Organizer: Student Success at Purdue. All day. Continues through Sunday. URL: www.purdue.edu/studentsuccess/orientation/bgr/index.html

-- Xerox-managed printing and digital services WebCRD/Ariba training sessions. Open to Purdue employees. Focused on new job submission process. Employees who order from Xerox and department approvers encouraged to attend. 9-10 a.m.; 1-2 p.m.; 2-3 p.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2014/Q2/additional-training-sessions-for-purdue-print-and-digital-services-delivered-by-xerox.html. (Sessions also Aug. 19, same location. Also open house 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 8 at Printing Services, 698 Ahlers Drive.) URL for recording of session: www.xeps.net

Tuesday, Aug. 19

-- Xerox-managed printing and digital services WebCRD/Ariba training sessions. Open to Purdue employees. Focused on new job submission process. Employees who order from Xerox and department approvers encouraged to attend. 10:30-11:30 a.m.; 1-2 p.m.; 2-3 p.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2014/Q2/additional-training-sessions-for-purdue-print-and-digital-services-delivered-by-xerox.html. (Sessions also Aug. 18, same location. Also open house 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 8 at Printing Services, 698 Ahlers Drive.) URL for recording of session: www.xeps.net

Thursday, Aug. 21

-- Farmers market on campus. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 7-Oct. 30 except Sept 11 and 18. North end of Memorial Mall. URL on this and links to other local farmers markets: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2014/Q2/farmers-market-to-return-this-week.html

Friday, Aug. 22

-- University Residences regular move-in date.

-- 73rd annual Football Kickoff Luncheon. Organizer: Intercollegiate Athletics with Greater Lafayette Commerce. 11:30 a.m. PMU, Ballrooms. Tickets: individual, $25; table for seven + player, $175; table for eight, $200. Purchase from Greater Lafayette Commerce at www.lafayettechamber.com/events/2013/12/16/football-kickoff-luncheon; questions to 742-4044.

-- Soccer (women's). Boilermaker Challenge Cup (today and Sunday). 4 p.m.: Butler vs. Ohio. 7 p.m.: Purdue vs. Miami (Ohio). 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.

Saturday, Aug. 23

-- Volleyball (women's) alumni match. 6 p.m. Holloway Gymnasium in Brees Center. Free.

-- Band Camp Finale Concert. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. "All-American" Marching Band caps off its annual high-energy week of reconstituting, realigning and rehearsing. 7:30 p.m. Hull Field (practice field along Third Street near the fire station).

Sunday, Aug. 24

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

-- Soccer (women's). Boilermaker Challenge Cup. 11 a.m. Butler vs. Miami (Ohio). 2 p.m. Purdue vs. Ohio. 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. 25-31

Monday, Aug. 25

-- First day of fall semester.

Thursday, Aug. 28

-- Farmers market on campus. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 7-Oct. 30 except Sept 11 and 18. North end of Memorial Mall. URL on this and links to other local farmers markets: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2014/Q2/farmers-market-to-return-this-week.html

-- Boilerfest: New Student Orientation. Organizer: Black Cultural Center. Casual introduction to BCC; live DJ and performances by BCC ensembles carnival dancers and food representative of Trinidad/Brazilian culture and cuisine.  Planeta Azul Samba band from Chicago will perform. 4-6 p.m. BCC parking lot.

Friday, Aug. 29

-- Volleyball (women's). Mortar Board Premier. Day 1 of 2 days. Session one: 10 a.m.: Purdue vs. USF (South Florida). Noon: San Diego vs. LSU. Session two: 5 p.m.: LSU vs. USF. 7:30 p.m. Purdue vs. San Diego. Holloway Gymnasium in Brees Center. Tickets: adult, $8-$12; youth/Purdue student, $5-$8; groups of 20 or more, $5. Tickets are by two-game session.

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Ball State. 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. 30

-- "All-American" Marching Band in gameday performances. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Watch for word on pregame, halftime and postgame shows. (Kickoff vs. Western Michigan at noon.)

-- Football vs. Western Michigan. Noon. Ross-Ade Stadium. Initial ticket prices: $5-$75 including legacy fee. Take a Kid to the Game Day. Dynamic ticket pricing in place for single-game tickets; also numerous mini-plans and specials available; see www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html

-- Volleyball (women's). Mortar Board Premier. Day 2 of 2 days. 4 p.m.: USF vs. San Diego 7 p.m.: Purdue vs. LSU. Holloway Gymnasium in Brees Center. Tickets: adult, $8-$12; youth/Purdue student, $5-$8; groups of 20 or more, $5. Tickets are by two-game session.

Sunday, Aug. 31

-- Soccer (women's) vs. SIU Edwardsville. 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).

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "Quest for Equality: Celebrating the Leadership, Advocacy and Commitment of Five Purdue Women." March 19-July 31. Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center, fourth floor, HSSE Library, STEW. Hours during semester: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday; hours during summer (as of May 13): 1-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. The library also has online exhibits; go to www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol?page=exhibits

-- "Papercuts." July 1-Aug. 9. Purdue University Galleries. Contemporary works using many kinds of paper and tools, based on ancient Chinese art. Three venues: (1) Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center. Summer hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday and by appointment. (2) Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. Summer hours: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday and by appointment. (3) Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2014/Q2/purdue-galleries-presents-papercuts-in-three-galleries.html

-- "Distraction." Aug. 4-Sept. 4. Rueff Galleries. Solo exhibition by alumna Suzanne Faris, now associate professor at Colorado State University. Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. Summer hours through Aug. 22: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday and by appointment. Semester hours as of Aug. 25: Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; until 7 on Thursdays. URL: www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/rueffgalleries

 

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. 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. In addition to listed hours, each box office is open two hours before ticketed events in that building. Summer hours:

* Elliott Hall box office (lower level, northeast end by Hovde Hall): Closed until Aug. 25.
* Loeb Playhouse box office (west lobby, Stewart Center): 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday.
* Pao Hall box office (first floor southeast): Closed until Aug. 25.

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