Tag: education

2019-20 Season Education and Engagement Family
Measuring the Magic of Theatre
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Theatre is magical. For a few hours, we sit down and are completely immersed into a different world. The performances we... [Read More]
Peg + Cat Live!
Sunday, March 3, 2019
Are you excited for a totally awesome musical with wild comedy, fun songs, and an appearance from Ramone, one of the supercoolest... [Read More]
Danny Carmo’s Mathematical Mysteries
Sunday, November 11, 2018
Meet Danny Carmo. He thinks school isn’t for him—math in particular. Danny dreams of a future as a world-famous magician.... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Education and Engagement News
Leading the way in performing arts research
Monday, August 20, 2018
What happens when you attend a Purdue Convocations performance? Does it refresh your memory of a novel you read, a favorite... [Read More]
Education and Engagement Friends of Convocations
Inspired Giving: Floyd and Patricia Garrott
Friday, July 27, 2018
Floyd and Patricia Garrott are inspired by student experiences. Inspired by the ways live performance can help young people... [Read More]
2018-19 Season Education and Engagement Family
Convocations leading “Peg + Cat” math skills theatre project
Friday, May 11, 2018
A nationwide study aimed at understanding the impact a live performance has on a student’s early math skills is being led... [Read More]
TEDxPurdueU
Saturday, March 3, 2018
TEDxPurdueU 2018: Art of the Ordinary In the world of content with supercuts and highlights, we often ignore the moments... [Read More]
2017-18 Season Education and Engagement Family Theatre
“Freedom Riders” family matinee explores one of the most critical chapters of the civil rights movement
Friday, January 19, 2018
ABOUT THE SHOW Freedom Riders is the newest play from Mad River Theater Works. It explores valiant and courageous personalities... [Read More]
Friends of Convocations
Happy Thanksgiving
Saturday, November 18, 2017
We are so thankful for the Friends of Convocations and Corporate Partners that support our amazing student outreach activities!... [Read More]
Friends of Convocations
FRIENDS OF CONVOCATIONS PROFILE: Jim and Cadi Bien
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
How do you see Convocations impacting the Purdue and greater Lafayette communities? Convocations greatly enriches the community... [Read More]