November 17, 2017

Purdue events calendar

EDITORS: This calendar lists events on Purdue's West Lafayette campus or involving people or programs off campus during the next four weeks. Events are free, except where noted, and are open to news media coverage. New or updated listings are designated by two asterisks (**).

Events in this calendar, plus many others, are listed in Purdue's online calendar at 


-- Dec. 1, 7 p.m., Stewart Center’s Loeb Playhouse. Cultural Arts Festival Featuring BCC Performing Arts Ensembles. This show will feature poetry, music, and dance in celebration of New Orleans. Admission is $7 for general public and $5 for Purdue students. More information is available online.

-- Dec. 7, Purdue Memorial Union, South Ballroom. Dance Class with Jeffrey Page. MTV’s Video Music Award winning and Emmy Award nominated choreographer, Jeffrey Page will offer an energetic fusion of traditional African dance, hip-hop, funk and soul master dance class. Co-sponsor of the event is the Purdue Honors College. More information is available online.



-- Now-Dec. 15, Black Cultural Center, Multipurpose Room II. New Orleans photography exhibition featuring Mark Simons and William Caise. The exhibit highlights images from the Purdue BCC Research Tour to New Orleans in 2008. Free and public event. More information is available online.

-- Now-Dec. 15. Fountain Gallery located in downtown Lafayette, 330 Main St. “Drawing Resurfaced II.” The opening reception will be 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 16. This exhibit will feature work from contemporary artists working in the drawing medium from across the United States. More information is available online.

-- Dec. 15 – Feb. 25, Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, 102 S. 10th St., Lafayette. “Moving Parts” Thomas Lucas and Hummingbird Press Editions Lafayette Museum of Art. Co-sponsor of the event is the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette. Free and public event. More information is available online.



-- Dec. 1, 11:30-12:20 p.m., Krannert Auditorium, Room 140. Krannert School of Executive Forum, Pablo Puente, associate at Mayer Brown LLP in Chicago, will speak. Free and open to the public, space permitting. More information can be found online.

Compiled by Brian Peloza, 765-496-9711,  

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