Category: Special Projects

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]
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
TIAN JIANAN BAYAN (CHROMATIC ACCORDION) SATURDAY, JANUARY 30, 2016  / 8:00 PM PURDUE MEMORIAL UNION SOUTH BALLROOM Program About... [Read More]
2015-16 Season Chamber Music Music Special Projects
Harpeth Rising brings “chambergrass” to Carnahan Hall
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
The violin, banjo and cello shall come together to form Harpeth Rising, a "chambergrass" trio that will blend folk, rock,... [Read More]
2014-15 Season Chamber Music Special Projects
A Look at Sustainability Challenges Past, Present, and Future
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Editor's Note: In January 2015, Purdue Convocations presented ETHEL's Documerica, a boundary-free string quartet that performed... [Read More]
2015-16 Season Special Projects
Immersion platform offers a new experience
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Bucking the trend of sound bites, computer-generated news digests, and 140-character chatter, our IMMERSION platform honors... [Read More]
2014-15 Season Special Projects
The Lomax Project Community Field Recordings
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
We are pleased to present 8 field recordings we captured from community musicians in the spirit of Alan Lomax, as part of Jayme... [Read More]