March 3, 2013
Reporter's Calendar: Purdue Events for Journalists
JOURNALISTS: Here is a list of upcoming Purdue events that reporters may want to consider covering.
* March 10 - Purdue to host health careers fair
* March 10 - Japan's challenges of survival and recovery from the 2011 tsunami
* March 26-27 - Renowned experts highlight cybersecurity symposium
Purdue to host health careers fair
March 10. 2-5:30 p.m. France A. Córdova Recreational Sports Center. More than 50 schools and organizations from throughout the United States and the Caribbean will participate in Purdue's first health careers fair. The fair is open to students and the public and is sponsored by the Center for Pre-Professional Advising. More information is available at https://purdue-csm.symplicity.com/events/students.php?mode=list&cf=HealthCareers14
CONTACT: Judith Barra Austin, Purdue News Service, 765-494-2432, firstname.lastname@example.org
Japan's challenges of survival and recovery from the 2011 tsunami
March 10. 7 p.m. Krannert Auditorium. Daniel P. Aldrich, an associate professor of political science, will present "The Challenges of Survival and Recovery from the 2011 Tsunami in Japan." March 11 is the third anniversary of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that devastated coastal communities. The talk will explore Japan's survival and recovery as some communities are able to rebuild. The talk is sponsored by the Asian Studies Program.
CONTACT: Amy Patterson Neubert, 765-494-9723, Purdue News Service, email@example.com
Renowned experts highlight cybersecurity symposium
March 26 from 8:15 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and March 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Stewart Center, Room 302. Purdue alumna and high-ranking FBI official Amy S. Hess will be a keynote speaker at the 15th annual Purdue Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS) Symposium. The symposium also will feature a keynote by internationally recognized security expert, author, entrepreneur and speaker George Kurtz and a "two views" discussion from experts titled "Security Plus (not versus) Privacy" on issues related to the National Security Agency's surveillance efforts in the fight on terrorism. A related news release is available at http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2014/Q1/renowned-experts-highlight-cybersecurity-symposium-in-march.html
CONTACT: Jim Bush, Purdue News Service, 765-494-2077, firstname.lastname@example.org