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March 23 at 12:00 AM - April 20, 2014 at 12:00 AM
A new course, NUTR 59000 Epigenetics, Nutrition and Exercise is being offered in the Fall 2014. This 3 credit hour course combines traditional lecture with exercise training, allowing students to learn firsthand how altering thier diet and exercise habits over the course of the semester improves their health and the potential molecular mechanisms involved.
April 02 at 12:00 AM - May 01, 2014 at 12:00 AM
SAVE THE DATE and start your training now! The 2014 Purdue Half Marathon is scheduled for Saturday, October 18. A 5K race also is available. Registration is open. Proceeds benefit the Purdue Athletes Life Success summer camp program for school-aged children. Visit http://purduehalf.com/
April 14 at 8:00 AM - April 18, 2014 at 10:00 PM
This is the first annual Speaking on Sex week hosted by PUSH, SWO, The Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Council, PESC, and Purdue Student Government. This event will raise awareness and educate about issues like safe sex, consent, domestic violence, unhealthy relationships, assault, etc. which has been discovered to be an increasing problem here at Purdue. This week will have a series of free events that are open to the public.
April 17, 2014 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
- Warmer weather is finally here! Learn how to cook delicious, satisfying food-perfect for the barbecue or beach.
- Thursday, April 17, 7–8pm
April 19, 2014 | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Asha Purdue is back on track this year again, to make a difference to the lives of underprivileged children in India. With all your support, Asha Purdue in collaboration with Indian Womens Association (IWA) is organizing it's second annual 5K run/walk in Purdue campus on 19th April 2014 starting from Purdue Memorial Union Lawn area. We invite you all to come and participate in the run/walk and help us in bringing smiles on the faces of some underprivileged children back in India.
All the money raised through this event will be utilized to to support two projects, Manasa a school for mentally challenged children located in Hyderabad, India and SAIS Basundhara a home and school for the orphaned, abandoned children, located in Cuttack, India. With this event Asha Purdue aims to bring together Purdue community as well as Lafayette community for the cause of education of underprivileged children.
The registration fee is $5 for students and $10 for non-students. Kids under 10 participate for free. You can participate in this event in several ways.
1. Register and run or walk 5K
2. Register and run/walk 5 K. In addition, you may pledge to raise more funds through donations. We will set up a unique runners page as well as donation link for you. If you raise more than $100, registration fee will be waived.
3. Volunteer for the event, before or during the race day.
4. Sponsor or donate for the event.
If you are interested in being a part of this great cause, please register for Asha Purdue-IWA 5K Walk/Run or contact us.
For registration and more info visit:
What: Asha Purdue- 5K Run/Walk
When, April 19th, Saturday (Registration starts 9 AM, Run starts 9:30 AM)
Where: PMU Lawn area, route can be found on the website
Event website: http://ashapurduechapter.wix.com/ashapurdue5k
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/420941734709031/
Projects which will be supported by funds raised through this event:
SAIS Basundhara: https://www.ashanet.org/projects/project-view.php?p=1196
Asha for education-Purdue Chapter, and IWA both are 501 c(3) non profit organizations and your contributions are tax deductible.
April 19, 2014 | 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Purdue University Out of Darkness Campus Walk
April 19, 2014 from 3-5pm (registration: 2pm)
Walk in remembrance of someone lost by suicide, walk to raise awareness and much needed funds to educate our communities about mental health, depression, and suicide. Walk because you care.
Suicide is the 4th leading cause of death for adults between the ages of 18 and 65 years in the U.S. Please join us at the Out of Darkness walk on Purdue's campus to raise awareness.
April 19, 2014 | 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
This is the First Annual Out of the Darkness Campus Walk at Purdue University. The purpose of this 5K walk around Purdue's campus is to raise money and awareness for mental health, depression and suicide. The funds raised through this event go towards research, educational programs, conferences and recruitment of volunteers for the cause.
April 22, 2014 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Come join us for a Weight Watcher open house!
April 22, 2014 from 12-12:45 p.m.
at the Physical Facilities Service Building (PFSB) off Ahlers Drive.
This meeting is now open to anyone in the Purdue Community to come join. Come try a meeting for free!**For more information, contact Sharon VonTobel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
**Open House does not include Program materials or weigh-in. If you are interest in joining, additional information and payment option information will be available at the meeting.
April 23, 2014 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
- Gluten is a protein found in a variety of foods and following a gluten-free diet can be challenging. This class will provide information about foods that you already eat that are gluten-free and help you find substitutes for gluten-containing foods that you can enjoy. Recipes will include Cinnamon Breakfast Quinoa, Chicken Parmesan, and Chocolate Lava Cakes.
- Wednesday, April 23, 7–8pm
April 30, 2014 | 12:00 AM
- 5/21 - 4v4 Sand Volleyball
- 5/21 - 3v3 Outdoor Basketball
- 6/18 - 3v3 Outdoor Soccer
- 6/18 - Kickball
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