April 25, 2013
Purdue Postdoctoral Association dinner set for May 16
The Purdue Postdoctoral Association is inviting all at Purdue to its annual dinner at 5:30 p.m. May 16. Reservations are needed by May 9.
The dinner, in Purdue Memorial Union's West Faculty Lounge, will have a pasta bella noce buffet menu and a cash bar.
The event will feature two speakers: Beverly Davenport Sypher, vice provost for faculty affairs and director of the Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence, with a presentation titled "Growing into Academic Leadership: Creating a Path, Creating a Narrative"; and Eckhard Groll, professor of mechanical engineering and director of Office of Professional Practice, with a presentation on "Global Engineering Education."
The cost is adults and teens, $17; children ages 3-12, $8.50; children under 3, free. Checks (made payable to Purdue University) are preferred; cash is also accepted. Mail or deliver payment to Sharyl Neibert (Office of Research Administration, Hovde Hall, Room 334) by May 9. Indicate the names of attendees and put "PPDA dinner" in the check's memo line.
For information, contact Neibert at firstname.lastname@example.org.