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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

Special:

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.

Music:

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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