November 13, 2017

Events this week

Here is a list of events happening Nov. 13-19, 2017, 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, Nov. 13

-- Exhibition opening: "Drawing Resurfaced II." Nov. 13-Dec. 15. Purdue University Galleries. Juried exhibition showing wide range of drawing media and techniques. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). Exhibition; reception with curator's comments 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

-- Human Library. Event to allow and promote dialogue and understanding. Organizers: Krannert School's Jane Brock-Wilson Women in Management Center; Office of the Vice Provost for Student Life's Inclusion Task Force. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. PMU, Ballrooms. News release

-- QPR Gatekeeper Training in suicide prevention. For faculty, staff and students. Organizer: Office of the Dean of Students. 3:30-5 p.m. Krach Leadership Center, Room 260. Registration needed. Departments also can schedule sessions. Article with registration link. (Final session for Fall 2017.)

-- "Matt Painter Radio Show" season-opening broadcast/webcast. Host: Larry Clisby. Focus: Purdue men's basketball. At 6:05-7 p.m. On Mondays: Nov. 13, 27; Dec. 4, 11, 18; Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29; Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26; March 5; see schedule. Originates live from Stacked Pickle, 516 Northwestern Ave., #1700 (in Wang Hall). The call-in number is 888-246-2678. Broadcast is on the Purdue Sports Network; flagship station is WYCM 95.7-FM. Schedule page also has link to online listening.

-- "Sharon Versyp Radio Show" season-opening broadcast/webcast. Host: Tim Newton. Focus: Purdue women's basketball. At 7:10 p.m. On Mondays: Nov. 13, 27; Dec. 5 (Tuesday), 11, 19 (Tuesday); Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29; Feb. 5, 13 (Tuesday), 19, 26; March 5; see schedule. Originates live from Stacked Pickle, 516 Northwestern Ave., #1700 (in Wang Hall).  Broadcast is on WLFF 95.3-FM. Schedule page also has link to online listening.

Tuesday, Nov. 14

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Fostering Academic Integrity & Responsibility." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 3090. Weekly workshop 9 of 10 through Nov. 21; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- President's Colloquia event. For faculty only, by registration. James Anderson, professor of medical sociology and professor of health communication, on "Your Health Care May Kill You: Medical Errors." 4-6 p.m. Westwood, the presidential home. Reception following. Faculty will receive an email with a link for registering. Article

Wednesday, Nov. 15

-- Last day for donations to 2017 Purdue United Way Campaign to count in this year's total. Article

-- Jewish Studies Noon Lecture and Discussion Series. Rachel Einwohner, professor of sociology at Purdue, on "Hope and Honor: Explaining Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust." 12:30 p.m. STEW, Room 313. Questions: 765-494-7965 or wengera@purdue.edu or Jewish Studies

-- Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship: Workshop on devising faculty proposals for projects that can involve interns paid by the program. Organizer: Discovery Park. 3-5 p.m. Lilly Hall, Room G420. Article (faculty proposals due Nov. 30)

-- Women's basketball vs. Miami (Ohio). 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10.

-- "The Sins of Sor Juana" by Karen Zacarias. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Kristine Holtvedt. A brilliant poor girl (a real historical figure) is invited to join the 17th century court of New Spain, only to leave as a teen to join a convent -- and write startlingly feminist ideas. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16, 17, 18; also 2:30 p.m. Nov. 18, 19. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

Thursday, Nov. 16

-- Swimming and diving (women and men) in Purdue Invite. Day 1 of 3. Participants: Men from Navy; women from Florida International; M&W from Florida, Indiana, Virginia Tech, Missouri State, Southern Illinois, Purdue. All day. Burke Aquatic Center. Free. Women | Men

-- Discovery Park Distinguished Lecture Series: "The U.S.-Japan Economic Relationship under President Trump and Prime Minister Abe." Kazuhiro Suzuki, minister for economic affairs, Japan. 2-3 p.m. Krannert Center, Room 108. Article

-- World Philosophy Day. Local observance of UNESCO occasion. Panels and presentations. 3-7 p.m. West Lafayette Public Library, 208 W. Columbia St. News release with link to list of speakers and groups

-- "Conversations about Inclusion" series. For faculty, staff and students. Topic: "Gender and Race/Ethnicity in Navigating Faculty/Student Relationships." Organizer: Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence. Panelists: Professors Kerrie Douglas and Ray Fouche. 4-5:30 p.m. PMU, East Faculty Lounge. Article with registration link

-- Exhibition reception with curator's comments: "Drawing Resurfaced II." Purdue University Galleries. 5:30 p.m. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Exhibition details below under Exhibitions, and at Exhibition

-- John Norberg speaking on Purdue history. Norberg, an author, columnist and speaker, is writing "Ever True: The 150 Year Story of Purdue University," to be published in late 2018. Event is part of "Discovering Lafayette: A Series to Explore History, Literature and the Arts." Organizers: WBAA public radio; Duncan Hall. 7 p.m. Duncan Hall, 619 Ferry St., Lafayette. Tickets (proceeds support Duncan Hall): public, $10; students, $5; available online or by calling Duncan Hall at 765-742-4788 if using cash or check. Article | Online tickets

-- "The Sins of Sor Juana" by Karen Zacarias. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Kristine Holtvedt. A brilliant poor girl (a real historical figure) is invited to join the 17th century court of New Spain, only to leave as a teen to join a convent -- and write startlingly feminist ideas. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17, 18; also 2:30 p.m. Nov. 18, 19. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

Friday, Nov. 17

-- Biochemical Horizons Symposium. Organizer: Department of Biochemistry. 8 a.m.: Check-in and continental breakfast in STEW, Room 214. 8:45 a.m.: Welcome. Keynote: J. Michael Cherry, alumnus and professor of genetics at Stanford University. Closing segment is poster session at 5-7 p.m. in PMU, East and West Faculty Lounges. Registration: $15. News release | Website

-- Swimming and diving (women and men) in Purdue Invite. Day 2 of 3. All day. Burke Aquatic Center. Free. Women | Men

-- "The Sins of Sor Juana" by Karen Zacarias. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Kristine Holtvedt. A brilliant poor girl (a real historical figure) is invited to join the 17th century court of New Spain, only to leave as a teen to join a convent -- and write startlingly feminist ideas. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18; also 2:30 p.m. Nov. 18, 19. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

-- All of Purdue's jazz bands in concert. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

Saturday, Nov. 18

-- Swimming and diving (women and men) in Purdue Invite. Day 3 of 3. All day. Burke Aquatic Center. Free. Women | Men

-- Archival exhibition open house and reception: "Missing You: Navigating Amelia Earhart's Last Flight and Enduring Legacy." Event provides a weekend opportunity to visit the exhibition; activities for children included. Organizer: Purdue Libraries' Archives and Special Collections. 1-4 p.m. Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center on the fourth floor of Stewart Center. Entry is from the Humanities, Social Science and Education Library. Article

-- Women's basketball vs. Lamar. 1 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10.

-- Men's basketball vs. Fairfield. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $15-$65. Multi-game mini plans available.

-- "The Sins of Sor Juana" by Karen Zacarias. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Kristine Holtvedt. A brilliant poor girl (a real historical figure) is invited to join the 17th century court of New Spain, only to leave as a teen to join a convent -- and write startlingly feminist ideas. 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performance also at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 19. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

Sunday, Nov. 19

-- Fall Concert Bands. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 2:30 p.m. Long Center, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

-- "The Sins of Sor Juana" by Karen Zacarias. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Kristine Holtvedt. A brilliant poor girl (a real historical figure) is invited to join the 17th century court of New Spain, only to leave as a teen to join a convent -- and write startlingly feminist ideas. 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. Theatre season

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "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). Exhibition; reception with curator's comments at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 16.

-- "Indecisive Moment." Oct. 23-Dec. 9. Purdue University Galleries. Exploration by various photographers of how old and new technologies can reconfigure the viewing experience. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). Exhibition

-- 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).
     * Visual Communications Design Senior Show. Nov. 13-22.

-- "What the Waters Washed Away - 2008." Oct. 2-Dec. 7. Black Cultural Center. Photographic images from 2008 BCC research tour to New Orleans; photographers Mark Simons, senior manager, photographic services, in Purdue Marketing and Media, and William Caise, assistant director of BCC. Exhibition at BCC during building hours.

-- "Caged: The Illegal Pet Trade." Sept. 22-Nov. 26. Sculptures by Justin Ladoux from everyday objects. College of Veterinary Medicine, City of Lafayette, Columbian Park Zoo. At Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, 102 S. 10th St., Lafayette; open 11 a.m.-4 p.m. daily except holidays. Article

-- 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

-- 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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