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Condoleezza Rice

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Wednesday, October 9 / 6:30 pm

Sixty-sixth Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice sits down with Purdue President Mitch Daniels as part of the Giant Leaps Series, a year-long lecture series as part of Purdue’s 150th Anniversary.

Due to increased security for the sold-out event, please pick up your tickets before the event.

All online or phone ticket orders must be picked up prior to the event with a valid photo ID.

LOCAL RESIDENTS 
Visit the Loeb Box Office in Stewart Center before October 9 to avoid long lines.
The Box Office hours are:
– Thursday Oct. 3: 10AM-6PM
– Friday Oct. 4: 10AM-6PM
– Saturday & Sunday Oct. 5-6: Closed
– Monday Oct. 7: 10AM-4PM (Fall Break hours)
– Tuesday Oct. 8: 10AM-4PM

OUT OF TOWN GUESTS 
Beginning at 3PM on October 9 patrons can pick up tickets from Will Call, which will be located near the Purdue Bell Tower outside of Elliott Hall of Music. Rain location will be set up near the entrance to Elliott Hall of Music.
PLEASE NOTE: IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT OCTOBER 9
– Beginning at 3PM patrons can pick up tickets from Will Call, which will be located near the Purdue Bell Tower outside of Elliott Hall of Music. Rain location will be set up near the entrance to Elliott Hall of Music.
–  Doors to Elliott Hall of Music open at 5:30PM
–  All attendees are required to go through a security check before entering Elliott Hall.
–  No large bags or backpacks are allowed.
–  Small purses and handbags are allowed, preferably a clear bag.
–  The event begins at 6:30PM
– No audio recordings, video recordings or photography are allowed during the event

Condoleezza Rice is currently the Thomas and Barbara Stephenson Senior Fellow on Public Policy at the Hoover Institution; the Denning Professor in Global Business and the Economy at the Stanford Graduate School of Business; and a professor of Political Science at Stanford University. She is also a founding partner of RiceHadleyGates, LLC.

From January 2005 to 2009, Rice served as the 66th Secretary of State of the United States, the second woman and first African American woman to hold the post. Rice also served as President George W. Bush’s Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs (National Security Advisor) from January 2001 to 2005, the first woman to hold the position.

A Birmingham, Alabama native, Rice is a bestselling author; vice chair of the board of governors of the Boys and Girls Club of America; a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences; and a recipient of 15 honorary doctorates.

We appreciate your interest in the Condoleezza Rice event.  Tickets to the event were in high demand and we regret there are no remaining seats available. Purdue is offering overflow seating for the public to view the “An Evening with Condoleezza Rice” via livestream. The general public can watch and hear the talk via livestream in Stewart Center’s Loeb Playhouse. 

 Thank you.

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