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Emily WilsonEmily Wilson, translator of ‘The Odyssey,’ to visit Purdue on Dec. 6 as part of annual Big Read event

The third annual Big Read is designed to enrich Purdue and Greater Lafayette through literature. This year’s selection is Emily Wilson’s translation of “The Odyssey.”


Winter worksPurdue Contemporary Dance Company to present Winter Works dance concert

The Purdue Contemporary Dance Company on Dec. 6-7 will present its Winter Works dance concert.


Translation of ‘The Odyssey’ to be featured Big Read book

Purdue University’s Department of English is partnering with West Lafayette and Tippecanoe County public libraries to bring Emily Wilson’s translation of “The Odyssey” to local readers.


Purdue winter commencement ceremonies set for Dec. 15

Purdue alumna, distinguished professor and researcher Rita Colwell will keynote two commencement ceremonies Dec. 15 at Purdue University’s West Lafayette campus.


Purdue Top Farmer Conference to focus on risk management

The Purdue Top Farmer Conference will feature a pre-conference workshop focused entirely on risk management strategies on Jan. 9. The pre-conference is offered by Purdue’s Center for Commercial Agriculture and will take place at the Beck Agricultural Center located at 4540 U.S. 52 W, West Lafayette.


Purdue offers multi-day course for food safety professionals

Purdue University is hosting a three-day course for food safety professionals seeking to be certified as a preventive controls qualified individual and learn more about the requirements of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).


Purdue’s Top Farmer Conference will focus on strategies for mitigating risk in 2020

The Purdue Top Farmer Conference, a management program for farmers that features some of the nation’s top experts on marketing, risk management and crop production, will take place Jan. 10 at the Beck Agricultural Center, 4540 U.S. 52 West, West Lafayette, Indiana.


Registration open for Indiana Horticultural Conference and Expo

The Indiana Horticultural Conference and Expo will feature more than 150 education sessions, a trade show and networking events for fruit, wine, vegetable, hemp and other growers on Feb. 11-13. Experts from Purdue University, Ohio, Michigan, Iowa and as far away as California will share the latest developments in specialty crop production, labor and business. Indiana Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch will deliver one of the three keynote addresses.


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