From IP Programming Update, 2/10/15:
ISIS and the Islamic State: A Panel Discussion – Feb 11, 7:30 pm
On Wednesday, Feb. 11 at 7:30 pm in the PMU North Ballroom, a panel will discuss questions such as: “What is ISIS and what is the Islamic State?” “Why are women in ISIS?” “What are Muslims in the USA and around the world doing to stop ISIS?” The panel will include scholars and journalists, and is open to the public!
Global Café – Feb. 13, 6:00 pm
Perspectives is partnering with the International Center to host Global Café at the International Center! Join us from 6:00-8:00pm on Friday, Feb. 13 for a presentation with the Purdue Police on how to be safe on campus by being aware of university safety programs. Light refreshments will be served. There will be a question and answer session with the officer!
Chinese New Year – Feb. 13 and 15
2015 is the Year of the Goat according to the Chinese Zodiac, and there are many campus celebrations happening! A “Chinese New Year Party” will be hosted on Friday, Feb. 13 from 6:00 – 9:30 pm in the Purdue Graduate Student Center (PGSC). It will include a costume contest, couplet writing, chopstick pickup games, food and drinks, trivia questions, and a raffle! Register in advance because space is limited! Secondly, there will be a Chinese New Year Gala, hosted by PUCSSA, on Sunday, Feb. 15 from 3:00 – 7:00 pm in Loeb Playhouse. This event will showcase the talents and presentations for the Lunar New Year by students from China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Malaysia and the United States!
Pancake & Sausage Breakfast – Feb. 14, 8:00 am
Celebrate Valentine’s Day by treating yourself and a loved one to a Pancake & Sausage Breakfast at the International Center! From 8:00 am-12:00 pm, you can Eat-In or Carry Out your breakfast! The cost is $6 at the door or $5 in advance by registering on the International Center website!
International Greek Exchange – Feb. 19, 6:00 pm
If you are an undergrad student interested in knowing more about Fraternities and Sororities, join us on Thursday, Feb. 19, at 6:00 pm! Fraternity, Sorority, and Cooperative Life will be hosting an event to introduce students to Greek life, traditions, and answer any questions you have! Come out and learn more about a very unique American college tradition and make some friends as well! There are limited spots, so sign up quickly!!