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Upcoming Events for Purdue Retirees

Mark your Calendars!  Upcoming PURA Events

12-16 March Purdue Spring Break, no classes

2 April PURA Monthly Meeting, MCL Cafeteria, 11 am.
Topic: Purdue Explosives Research & Homeland Security
Speaker: Stephen Beaudoin, Professor of Chemical Engineering, Purdue

18 April Purposeful Living in Retirement Conference. Beck Agricultural Center, West Lafayette, 8:30 am.

7 May PURA Monthly Meeting, MCL Cafeteria, 11 am.
Topic: The Art Museum of Greater Lafayette—Past, Present and Future
Speaker: Kendall Smith, Executive Director

24 May Spring Fling, Cordova Recreational Center.

4 June PURA Monthly Meeting, MCL Cafeteria, 11 am.
Topic: Cyber Forensics
Speaker: Mark Rogers, Purdue Engineering Computer Network

March Campus Calendar


March 28—“False Black Power” Speaker Jason Riley. 7:00 pm. Riley is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, columnist for the Wall Street Journal, and a commentator for Fox News. Riley has written pieces on politics, economics, education, immigration, and race. Fowler Hall, Stewart Center.  Free and open to the public.


March 23—Jazz Jam concert, featuring guitar and saxophone ensemble, Tower of Power Band, Lab Jazz Bands I and II, American Repertory Ensemble, and Purdue Jazz Band. 8:00 p.m. Loeb Playhouse, Stewart Center.  Free and open to the public.

April 8—Black Voices of Inspiration Spring Concert. 3:00 p.m., Loeb Playhouse, Stewart Center. Conducted by James Dekle, artist-in-residence. Tickets: $5.00 Purdue Students; $7.00 General Public

Art (free and open to the public):
Through March 31—"Aida Muluneh: The Memory of Hope." Photographs telling stories and raising questions about people, cultures and nations. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7:00 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.

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