Events

Purdue University is proud to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 lunar landing — a giant leap for mankind and a seminal moment in human history. Purdue will host a variety of campus events July 18-20, including talks by NASA flight directors, activities for children and the release of a new Neil Armstrong documentary. See below for details.

Industry's Crucial Role in the Apollo 11 Mission featuring alumni who worked behind the scenes

Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Saturday, July 20 5:00 PM-6:30 PM Loeb Playhouse (Stewart Center)

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Industry's Crucial Role in the Apollo 11 Mission featuring alumni who worked behind the scenes

Panel featuring Ron Larsen (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center), Tim Harmon (Boeing Company’s Rocketdyne Division), Chesterfield (Chet) Janes (IBM Mechanical Systems Manager). Moderated by Steven Collicott

Tickets available. Parking available in the Grant Street (PGG) and Northwestern Street (PGNW) garages. See campus map

To view a full list of Apollo 11 50th Anniversary events, visit purdue.edu/apollo11.