September 26, 2016

Events this week

Here is a list of events happening happening Sept. 26-Oct. 2, 2016, at the West Lafayette campus. Additional information below: exhibitions; ticket purchasing information.

Other Purdue Today calendar documents
Events for the next 4 weeks (events and exhibitions)
Ongoing series and opportunities
Deadlines for faculty and staff

 

Monday, Sept. 26

-- Big Ten+ Graduate School Exposition. Day 2 of 2. Information and networking for prospective graduate students. Organizer: Graduate School. Student schedule: 7:30 a.m. check-in (PMU, west door of South Ballroom) and continental breakfast; program at 8:15 a.m.; fair's doors open at 9:30 a.m. Purdue students should check special information for them at the registration link. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/big-ten+-graduate-school-expo-set-sept.-26-27-at-purdue.html or www.purdue.edu/gradschool/gradexpo/student/schedule.html

-- QPR Gatekeeper Training in suicide prevention. For faculty, staff and students. 5-7 p.m. Details, plus link to registration (required), location and full Fall 2016 schedule of sessions here

-- Larry Axel Memorial Lecture in Religion. Tzvi Novick, Department of Theology, University of Notre Dame. "God in the Lab: Technical Expertise and Rabbinic Authority." Organizers: Jewish Studies and Religious Studies programs. 8 p.m. Krannert Building, Krannert Auditorium (Room 140). Questions: 49-47965 or wengera@purdue.edu or www.cla.purdue.edu/jewish-studies

Tuesday, Sept. 27

-- 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 Nov. 22 except Oct. 11 and 25; choose one or more. Registration required: www.purdue.edu/cie/documents/CTW1_flyer.pdf. Questions: 49-66422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- Elanco Human-Animal Bond Lectureship. "Friends, Family or Food? Factors Shaping Perceptions of Animals and Their Welfare Implications." Candace Croney, director of Purdue's Center for Animal Welfare Science and associate professor of animal behavior and well-being. 5:30 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. This is a public event within the Purdue Veterinary Conference. Light reception at 5 p.m. in STEW, Ringel Gallery. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/professor-to-speak-about-factors-shaping-perceptions-of-animals.html

Wednesday, Sept. 28

-- Ecological Sciences & Engineering symposium keynote: Riley Dunlap, Regents Professor of Sociology at Oklahoma State University. Organizer: ESE interdisciplinary graduate program. 7:30 p.m. Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship, Room 121. Symposium theme: "Polarization: A Forum on Extreme Thought in Our Environment, Society, and Technology." See also listing for Day 2 of symposium. URL: www.purdue.edu/gradschool/ese/symposium

-- Intercultural Development Inventory seminar. Day 1 of 3. For faculty, staff and graduate students. Organizer: Intercultural Learning Team in International Programs. Completion of seminar can certify participant as a qualifying administrators with access to IDI Assessment. Times N/A; seminar is 2.5 days. Hall for Discovery and Learning Research. Cost: $600. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/seminar-to-certify-qualified-administrators-for-intercultural-development-inventory.html

-- QPR Gatekeeper Training in suicide prevention. For faculty, staff and students. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Details, plus link to registration (required), location and full Fall 2016 schedule of sessions here

-- President's Colloquium. For faculty only, by registration only. "Yuck! The Nature and Moral Significance of Disgust." Daniel Kelly, associate professor of philosophy. 4-6 p.m. Hosted by President Mitch Daniels at Westwood. Lecture plus wine and hors d'oeuvre reception. (Next dates: Nov. 7, Dec. 6.) URL including schedule and registration link: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/faculty-invited-to-fall-presidents-colloquium-series-starting-wednesday.html

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 29, 30 and Oct. 1; also 2:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

Thursday, Sept. 29

-- Cognos showcase of Student Reporting component changes. For report authors and consumers. Organizer: Student Reporting Project. 9-10 a.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. (Showcase repeated Oct. 6; attend only once.) URL for registration and list of related training labs: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/showcases,-training-labs-will-highlight-student-reporting-changes.html

-- Ecological Sciences & Engineering symposium. Day 2 of 2. Organizer: ESE interdisciplinary graduate program. Symposium theme: "Polarization: A Forum on Extreme Thought in Our Environment, Society, and Technology." 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship and Mann Hall. Free but registration required. URL: www.purdue.edu/gradschool/ese/symposium

-- Siren test as part of semiannual test Purdue emergency warning notification system. Organizer: Office of Campus Emergency Preparedness and Planning. About 10 a.m. The all-hazards emergency warning sirens, part of the multilayered Purdue Alert system, are the signal to take "shelter in place" in an actual emergency. No action is necessary. If inclement weather, the test will be canceled. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/purdue-alert-test-set-for-thursday-sept.-29.html

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability, with Greater Lafayette Commerce. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 27. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL:  www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html; updates on Facebook and Twitter.

-- Krannert Leadership Speaker Series event. Speaker: David Boudia, alumnus and Olympic medalist diver. Also scholarship benefit dinner, alumni and other awards, remarks by President Daniels and Krannert School dean David Hummels. 6:30-9 p.m. Indiana Roof Ballroom, 140 W. Washington St., Indianapolis. Tickets: Purdue faculty, staff and students, special price; others, $100 including $50 scholarship donation. All guests receive Boudia's book. URLs including ticket ordering information: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/olympics-champion-david-boudia-to-headline-krannert-event-in-indianapolis.html and www.krannert.purdue.edu/events/LSS

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30 and Oct. 1; also 2:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

-- Movie: "The PhD Movie 2: Still in Grad School" (2015, comedy). Early event for Dawn or Doom conference, mostly Oct. 2-4. Movie based on PhD comics. 8-10 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Free. URL for movie: https://phdmovie.com/

Friday, Sept. 30

-- DCMME Fall Conference: "Building Smart, Lean Ecosystems." Organizer: Dauch Center for Management of Manufacturing Enterprises in Krannert School of Management. Eight speakers plus poster competition. 8 a.m.-3:15 p.m. PMU, East and West Faculty Lounges. URL including registration: http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/emerging-markets-expert-to-keynote-manufacturing-conference.html or http://krannert.purdue.edu/centers/dcmme_gscmi.

-- International conference: "Art, Aesthetics, and Philosophy." Day 1 of 2. Organizer: Philosophy and Literature Interdisciplinary Program, College of Liberal Arts. 9 a.m., continental breakfast; 9:45 a.m., program. Sessions in Pao Hall, Room 1197. Keynote: Graham Harman, Southern California Institute of Architecture / American University in Cairo, at 4 p.m.: "The Theatrical Structure of Aesthetics." Exhibition of Anita Fricek works in Rueff Galleries (see Exhibitions below) is in association with conference. (Saturday starts are 9:30 and 10:30.) URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/purdue,-french-philosophers-will-focus-on-art-at-conference.html

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1; also 2:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

-- Volleyball (women's). vs. Wisconsin. 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.

Saturday, Oct. 1

-- Dr. Skip Jackson Dog Jog 5K. Organizer: College of Veterinary Medicine; benefit for college's PetSafe Program and Priority 4 Paws. 7 a.m.: Check-in. 8 a.m. Run/walk. Start/finish in front of Lynn Hall; course is on campus. Online registration by Sept. 30: humans, $25 (includes T-shirt); dogs, $5 (includes bandana). "Day of" registration $30 and $5. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/skip-jackson-dog-jog-on-oct.-1-at-purdue.html

-- Men's and women's basketball Community Tipoff Day. Autographs, photos, tailgate games, Purdue Pete, cheerleaders, coach talks, schedule posters and other giveaways. Also ticket deals available only at live events, not online. 1 p.m. Riehle Plaza, Second and Main, Lafayette. URL: www.purduesports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/092716aaa.html

-- NAMEPA conference public lecture: Louis Carr, veteran of media sales industry and author of "Dirty Little Secrets." 7 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall; book signing to follow. RSVP invited. NAMEPA is the National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates, which has more than 50 university members. URL including RSVP link: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/media-mogul-louis-carr-to-speak-at-annual-namepa-conference-on-diversity-in-engineering.html

-- Volleyball (women's). vs. Minnesota. 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.

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performance also 2:30 p.m. Oct. 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

-- Philharmonic & Symphony orchestras. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. URL: www.purdue.edu/bands

Sunday, Oct. 2

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 2:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. This is the final performance for this production. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

-- Purdue Wind Ensemble. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 2:30 p.m. Long Center, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. URL: www.purdue.edu/bands

-- Movie: "Jurassic World" (2015, action/adventure comedy, 124 min., rated PG-13). Part of Dawn or Doom Conference (sessions Oct. 3-4). Two screens: one for movie, one for audience tweets. Bring your own blanket (Rain location: STEW, Loeb Playhouse). 8-10:15 p.m. PMU, front lawn. URL for event: http://eventmobi.com/dawnordoom2016/agenda/158411/928061; URL for movie: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0369610/?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "interspace." Aug. 29-Oct. 8. Purdue University Galleries. Artworks investigating virtual reality in the contemporary moment, curated by professors Shannon McMullen and Fabian Winkler. Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- "Alysha Kupferer: Unsustainable Systems." Aug. 30-Oct. 8. Purdue University Galleries. Installation reflecting upon the "self-defeating system of accumulation" within consumer culture. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. 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. Monday-Friday; until 7 on Thursdays; (except holidays). URL: www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/rueffgalleries
     * PSNAEA (Purdue Student National Art Education Association). Sept. 19-30.
     * "From Flowers to Gardens: Anita Fricek." Sept. 26-Oct. 7.

-- Archives and Special Collections: "Agriculture at the State Bicentennial: Purdue's Contributions to Indiana and Its People." June 10-Dec. 23. Summer hours: 1-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. The library also has online exhibits; go to https://www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol/exhibits

-- "The Intersection of Art and Science." Continuing in second of planned two years. Lawson Computer Science Building, third floor. Open during building hours. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2015/Q4/new-art-exhibit-explores-the-intersection-of-art-and-science.html

 

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. Hours (during semester):

* 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.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also 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.

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


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