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]
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]
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]
Education and Engagement
Graduate researcher will assist with nationwide performing arts education project
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
We are thrilled to welcome Bingxin (Bing) Fa to the Convos family. Bing is joining the staff to fill a newly created graduate... [Read More]
Friends of Convocations
Purdue Convocations announces national performing arts education research
Convocations leading the way in performing arts research This is an exciting time of change at Purdue Convocations. We have... [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]