Category: Special Projects

2019-20 Season Special Projects
Intern Profiles – Meet Jordan
Monday, December 9, 2019
We are taking time to introduce you to our interns for the 2019-2020 school year. First, we have one of our marketing... [Read More]
2019-20 Season Special Projects
Story Pirates study published
Monday, August 5, 2019
Purdue Convocations will publish data from a research study on the intersection of literacy and the performing arts. Purdue... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Special Projects Theatre
Entire run of Two Pints now cancelled
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Most of the time our motto is “the show must go on” but unfortunately despite all of our efforts that is not the case... [Read More]
Friends of Convocations Special Projects
Innovative Performance Fund
Friday, July 27, 2018
The Innovative Performance Fund is an affinity group gathered around a powerful idea to have this work present—here in... [Read More]
Friends of Convocations Special Projects
Inspired Giving: Alan and Gail Beck
Alan and Gail Beck are inspired by innovative performances. Alan and Gail Beck have been staunch supporters of Purdue... [Read More]
Education and Engagement Friends of Convocations Special Projects
Inspired Giving: Eyal and Gabrielle Barash
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Eyal and Gabrielle Barash are inspired by education initiatives. Gabrielle Cramer Barash has been attending Convos performances... [Read More]
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Photo by Dr Michael Seretny The Convos Piano Giving Circle brings together the Friends of Convocations who believe in... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Special Projects
“Moving Images” Collection Focuses on Powerful Imagery
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Images are powerful. And we see countless images every day. Some are moments in time captured centuries ago—or perhaps... [Read More]
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Here are 4 things that you need to know to get you ready for this year's group of TEDxPurdueU speakers! TED Talks have included... [Read More]
2015-16 Season Music Special Projects
TED Global Fellow Meklit to perform at Purdue
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Ethiopian-American singer and cultural activist Meklit Hadero will bring her blend of folk, jazz, and global roots to the... [Read More]