August 29, 2016

Events for the next four weeks

Here is an early list of events happening at the West Lafayette campus in the four weeks (Monday through Sunday) after the current week. As other events become known, they will be added each Monday.

Other Purdue Today calendar documents
Events this week (events and exhibitions)
Ongoing series and opportunities
Deadlines for faculty and staff

Week 1: Sept. 5-11
Week 2: Sept. 12-18
Week 3: Sept. 19-25
Week 4: Sept. 26-Oct. 2

Week 1: Sept. 5-11

Monday, Sept. 5

-- Labor Day holiday. Offices closed, no classes. ----- NOTE: Operator Services Office (telephone) closed from 5 p.m. Friday (Sept. 2) until 8 a.m. Tuesday (Sept. 6). In emergency, call 911 or Purdue police at 765-494-8221. Questions: 765-496-6740.

Tuesday, Sept. 6

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Building Rapport With Your Students." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Hicks Undergraduate Library, Room B853. Weekly workshop 1 of 10 through Nov. 22 except Oct. 11 and 25; choose one or more. Registration required: www.purdue.edu/cie/documents/CTW1_flyer.pdf. Questions: 49-66422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- Charles Rolls and Henry Royce Memorial Lecture. "Future of Advanced Trusted Cognitive Autonomous Systems." Tom Vice, president of Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems. Organizers: School of Aeronautics and Astronautics with Rolls-Royce. 5:30 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/northrop-grumman-president-to-speak-about-the-future-of-cognitive-systems-sept.-6.html

Wednesday, Sept. 7

-- CoeusLite training. For research faculty and staff. Organizer: Human Research Protection Program (HRPP). 9:30 a.m.-noon. Registration needed; location information then sent. (Additional dates: Sept. 16*, 21; Oct. 3, 12*, 21; * = via WebEx/online). URL to register: https://newqtrial2015az1.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0wiu5pvDAjBJ9lz. Group training available also; IRBCoeusLiteTraining@purdue.edu or HRPP at 765-494-9894

-- Leonora Woodman Memorial Lecture. Organizer: Department of English. "Imaginative Transference and the Fukú Americanus in Junot Díaz's 'The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao.'" José David Saldívar, the Leon Sloss Jr. Professor of Comparative Literature at Stanford University. 4:30 p.m. Krannert Building, Krannert Auditorium (Room 140). URL: https://www.cla.purdue.edu/english/woodmanlecture

-- Human Rights Program lecture. "U.S. Leadership on Global Human Rights." Elisa Massimino, president and CEO of Human Rights First. Event recognize opening of Purdue's Human Rights Program and minor, housed in the Department of Philosophy. Also: Booth 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Memorial Mall. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/human-rights-first-ceo-to-speak-at-purdue-sept.-7.html

-- Presidential Lecture Series in Washington, D.C. "Election 2016 and the Intersection of Politics and Policy." A conversation by President Mitch Daniels and Mike McCurry, co-chair of the Commission on Presidential Debates and former White House press secretary to President Bill Clinton; Daniels is also a commission member. 6-7 p.m. conversation; also audience Q&A. JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Preceded by cocktail reception (cash bar) at 5:30 p.m., which requires a reservation and costs $20. URL including reservation link: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/mitch-daniels-to-host-mike-mccurry-in-washington,-d.c.,-for-election-2016-and-the-intersection-of-politics-and-policy.html

Thursday, Sept. 8

-- Conference for Pre-Tenure Women (men welcome too). Day 1 of 2. Organizer: Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence with the Office of the Provost. Check-in and continental breakfast at 8 a.m.; program at 9:15 a.m. STEW, Room 302-306. Thursday keynote at 9:30 a.m.: Linda Putnam. URL for general and registration facts: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/purdue-to-host-seventh-annual-conference-for-pre-tenure-women.html

-- Purdue Success Collaborative overview. For faculty and staff. Organizer: Office of the Provost. A look at the technology platform and its uses in improving retention and graduation rates. 10-11:30 a.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/overview-of-new-purdue-success-collaborative-set-for-sept.-8.html

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability, with Greater Lafayette Commerce. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 27. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL:  www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html; updates on Facebook and Twitter.

-- Gallery talk and opening reception for exhibition "interspace." Purdue University Galleries. 5:30 p.m. in Robert L. Ringel Gallery, Stewart Center. Exhibition details below under Exhibitions. URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- Kevin Locke, Native American musician, dancer, storyteller and educator. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 7 p.m. Honors College and Residences, Honors Hall. Free, general admission seating; seats can be reserved. URL for details and registration link: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/kevin-locke-returns-to-purdue-on-sept-8.html

-- Purduettes at Zionsville Fellowship. Purdue Musical Organizations. 7:30 p.m. 9090 W. Oak St., Zionsville. Benefit for nonprofit religious aid network. Tickets: $30 or block of 10 for $275; call Love INC at 765-482-6152 or go to www.loveincbc.org. URL for PMO: www.purdue.edu/pmo

Friday, Sept. 9

-- Conference for Pre-Tenure Women (men welcome too). Day 2 of 2. Organizer: Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence with the Office of the Provost. Check-in and continental breakfast at 8:30 a.m.; program at 9 a.m. STEW, Room 302-306. Friday keynotes at 9:15 a.m., Patricia Hill Collins; at 2 p.m., Anucha Browne. URL for general and registration facts: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/purdue-to-host-seventh-annual-conference-for-pre-tenure-women.html

-- Spirit event: Boiler Bridge Walk. Activities begin at 5:45 p.m. at fountain at west end of the John T. Myers Pedestrian Bridge. Football team arrives about 6 p.m., greets fans, walk over bridge to Riehle Plaza. Free. URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-footbl.html#gd-info

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Utah. 7 p.m. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; youth, $2; Purdue students free; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site).

Saturday, Sept. 10

-- Game Day spirit events. Highlights:
• Boilermaker Crossing. Activities for all ages. Free. 9-11:30 a.m. Weist Plaza north of Mackey Arena.
• 211° Session pep rally. (About ready to boil.) Free. 9:49 a.m. Mackey Arena.
• Purdue jazz bands tailgate concert. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 10 a.m. Slayter Hill.
• "All-American" Marching Band. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. In 211° Session in Mackey; pre-game, halftime at stadium; and postgame. Halftime theme: Armed Forces Salute Show.

-- Football vs. Cincinnati (Military Appreciation Day). Noon. Ross-Ade Stadium. Initial ticket prices: $5-$75. Dynamic ticket pricing in place for single-game tickets; also mini-plans and specials available; see www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-footbl.html.

-- "Dirty Dancing." Purdue Convocations, Broadway. Music, dance and romance. 8 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music, Tickets: $26-$57. Note: Dirty Dancing Residency: Two weeks at Purdue for preparation and launch of this production's North American tour. URL: https://www.purdue.edu/convocations/event/dirty-dancing/

Sunday, Sept. 11

-- Picnic with the Purduettes. Purdue Musical Organizations. 6 p.m. Slayter Hill. Free. URL: www.purdue.edu/pmo

 

Week 2: Sept. 12-18

Tuesday, Sept. 13

-- Industrial Roundtable Career Fair for students. Day 1 of 2 days. Memorial Mall. Associated events also on Monday and Thursday. URL: https://www.cco.purdue.edu/Calendar/Default.aspx?id=2009

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Learning Outcomes & Objectives." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Hicks Undergraduate Library, Room B853. Weekly workshop 2 of 10 through Nov. 22 except Oct. 11 and 25; choose one or more. Registration required: www.purdue.edu/cie/documents/CTW1_flyer.pdf. Questions: 49-66422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- Cummings-Perrucci Lecture on Class, Race, and Gender Inequality. "Black Lives Matter Panel Discussion." Organizer: African American Studies and Research Center, with others. Panelists: Janaya Khan, international ambassador for #BlackLivesMatter Network; Rev. Starsky D. Wilson, pastor, philanthropist and co-chair of Missouri's Ferguson Commission; Justin Hansford, attorney and professor, Saint Louis University School of Law. 6:30-8 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall.  URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q3/sept.-13-panel-discussion-to-focus-on-black-lives-matter.html

Wednesday, Sept. 14

 -- "ADVANCE/OVPEC Faculty Search Committee Workshop." Open to all faculty; required for serving on a search committee. Organizers: ADVANCE Purdue; Office of the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance. Roundtable format; discussion includes best practices, unintentional bias and building a candidate pool. 8:15 a.m.-noon Hall for Discovery and Learning Research, Room 131. Light breakfast served. Registration required; URL for link: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/faculty-search-committee-workshops-announced.html. (Additional session scheduled for same hours and place Oct. 14.) To request a reasonable accommodation, contact OVPEC at 49-46373 or vpeceducation@purdue.edu before the program.

Thursday, Sept. 15

-- Poverty Simulation activity. Organizers: Purdue United Way and United Way of Greater Lafayette. 9 a.m.-noon. Kurz Purdue Technology Center, rooms A and B, 1281 Win Hentschel Blvd. in Purdue Research Park. Free but registration at www.uwlafayette.org/poverty-simulation-kurz is required. URL: http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/united-way-offering-poverty-simulation-activity.html

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability, with Greater Lafayette Commerce. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 27. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL:  www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html; updates on Facebook and Twitter.

-- Jim Davidson Lecture in the Sociology of Religion. "Between Retreat and Revival: Religion, Secularism and the Politics of National Heritage." Geneviève Zubrzycki, associate professor of sociology, University of Michigan. 3:30 p.m. Marriott Hall, Room 148.

-- Latino Cultural Center open house. 4-6 p.m. At LCC. Also serves as kickoff for Hispanic Heritage Month. URL: www.purdue.edu/lcc

-- Exhibition: "Art of Aging: Time Horizons and Optimal Aging." One day only. Organizer: Center on Aging and the Life Course. Showing, for the center's 20th anniversary, feature original artworks, mostly or all by persons over age 55 in the community. 4:30-6:30 p.m. PMU, West Faculty Lounge. www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q2/art-of-aging-exhibit-seeks-artworks-from-local-artists.html

Friday, Sept. 16

-- Strategy Workshop for Global Security and Defense Innovation Institute. For faculty and staff. Organizer: Discovery Park. Concept is to take broad range of current resources and move Purdue, through this incipient institute, to a leading position in addressing technical and social dimensions of this challenge. 9-11:30 a.m. Hall for Discovery and Learning Research, Room 131. Registration link in memo. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q3/strategy-workshops-set-to-discuss-development-of-global-security-and-defense-innovation-institute.html

-- CoeusLite training. For research faculty and staff. Organizer: Human Research Protection Program (HRPP). 9:30 a.m.-noon. Via WebEx/online. Registration needed. (Additional dates: Sept. 21; Oct. 3, 12*, 21; * = via WebEx/online). URL to register: https://newqtrial2015az1.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0wiu5pvDAjBJ9lz. Group training available also; IRBCoeusLiteTraining@purdue.edu or HRPP at 765-494-9894

-- Volleyball (women's). Stacey Clark Classic. Day 1 of 2 days. 10 a.m.: Purdue vs. Southeastern Louisiana. Noon: Xavier vs. Kansas. 5 p.m.: Southeastern Louisiana vs. Xavier. 7:30 p.m.: Purdue vs. Kansas. Brees Center, Belin Court in Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $8-$15; youth, $5-$8; Purdue student, $3-$5; groups of 20 or more, $5 as available. Tickets are by two-game session.

-- Labor performance by artist Alysha Kupferer for the exhibition "Unsustainable Systems." Purdue University Galleries. 7 p.m. in Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Exhibition details below under Exhibitions. URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- Red Baraat. Purdue Convocations. Multi-genre Brooklyn band featuring North Indian Bhangra; show is also the opening dance party of the 2016 Global Fest. 8 p.m. PMU, Ballrooms. Tickets: public, $20; age 18 and younger, $15. General admission; doors open at 7 p.m. (NOTE: This event replaces an event that had to be canceled.) URL: www.purdue.edu/convocations/event/red-baraat/

Saturday, Sept. 17

-- Volleyball (women's). Stacey Clark Classic. Day 1 of 2 days. 1 p.m.: Kansas vs. Southeastern Louisiana. 6 p.m.: Purdue vs. Xavier. Brees Center, Belin Court in Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $8-$15; youth, $5-$8; Purdue student, $3-$5; groups of 20 or more, $5 as available.

-- "The Triplets of Belleville" film (2003, animation, comedy/drama, 78 min., PG-13) with live music. Purdue Convocations. Film by Sylvain Chomet. Music by featuring Le Terrible Orchestre de Belleville with composer Benoît Charest. A part of the expanded 2016 Global Fest. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $22-$28. URL: https://www.purdue.edu/convocations/event/the-triplets-of-belleville/

 

Week 3: Sept. 19-25

Monday, Sept. 19

-- Green Zone training. For faculty and staff. Organizer: Veterans Success Center. Tools and insights to understand and help veterans and military students at the University. 2-4 p.m. Knoy Hall, Room B029. Free but registration required. URL with registration link: www.purdue.edu/studentsuccess/specialized/veterans/For Faculty and Staff/GreenZone.html (workshop to be repeated Oct. 18, Nov. 29)

Tuesday, Sept. 20

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Encouraging Active Learning I." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Hicks Undergraduate Library, Room B853. Weekly workshop 3 of 10 through Nov. 22 except Oct. 11 and 25; choose one or more. Registration required: www.purdue.edu/cie/documents/CTW1_flyer.pdf. Questions: 49-66422 or cie@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Sept. 21

-- CoeusLite training. For research faculty and staff. Organizer: Human Research Protection Program (HRPP). 9:30 a.m.-noon. Registration needed; location information then sent. (Additional dates: Oct. 3, 12*, 21; * = via WebEx/online). URL to register: https://newqtrial2015az1.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0wiu5pvDAjBJ9lz. Group training available also; IRBCoeusLiteTraining@purdue.edu or HRPP at 765-494-9894

-- Jewish Studies Noon Lecture and Discussion Series. Jules Janick, the James Troop Distinguished Professor of Horticulture. "A Kabbalah Sephirothic Tree, the New Jerusalem, and the Voynich Codex: Understanding a Bizarre 16th Century Manuscript of New Spain." 12:30 p.m. Beering Hall, Room B222. Questions: 49-47965 or wengera@purdue.edu or www.cla.purdue.edu/jewish-studies

-- Volleyball (women's). vs. Illinois. 7 p.m. Brees Center, Belin Court in Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $8-$15; youth, $5-$8; Purdue student, $3-$5; groups of 20 or more, $5 as available.

Thursday, Sept. 22

-- APSAC/CSSAC Resource Fair. For all employees. Organizers: Administrative and Professional Staff Advisory Committee and Clerical and Service Staff Advisory Committee. About 35 departments and vendors to explain various resources and opportunities. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. PMU, South Ballroom.

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability, with Greater Lafayette Commerce. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 27. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL:  www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html; updates on Facebook and Twitter.

-- Ken Burns: "The American Experience." Purdue Convocations. 6:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Free; no ticket required; general admission seating. Lecture presented with Purdue Series on Corporate Citizenship and Ethics, Ackerman Center, Krannert School of Management, College of Liberal Arts, Discovery Park Distinguished Lecture Series, Hall of Music Productions. URL: https://www.purdue.edu/convocations/event/ken-burns/

-- "Big Mama Speaks" featuring Vanessa Adams Harris. Black Cultural Center. One-act play tracing famed black entrepreneurs in early 20th century Tulsa, Oklahoma, and their community. 7 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. URL: www.purdue.edu/bcc

Friday, Sept. 23

-- Discovery Park Open House and Convergence Conference. Includes networking, VOSS talks (TED-style), fireside chat, tours and quick talks, internationally themed food, soundscape setups, music, preschooler parade. Noon-5:30 p.m. Discovery Park, beginning at Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship.

-- Family Weekend begins. Various events by registration through Sunday. Also participation in public events. URL: www.purdue.edu/parentandfamily/things_to_do/Family_Weekend/Family Weekend Activities.html

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Wisconsin. 7 p.m. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; youth, $2; Purdue students free; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site).

-- Flicks at Fowler occasional film series. "Finding Dory." Purdue Student Union Board. 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Admission: public, $4; Purdue student ID, free. Films subject to change. 49-48976. Also Saturday at same times.

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 24, 28, 29, 30 and Oct. 1; also 2:30 p.m. Sept. 25, Oct. 1, 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

-- "The Revenge of Prince Zi Dan (Hamlet)." Shanghai Jingju Theatre Company in Peking Opera retelling. Purdue Convocations. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $25-$36. Pre-show discussion at 7 p.m. in Stewart Center. A member of the artistic staff will discuss Peking Opera history and performance practices. URL: https://www.purdue.edu/convocations/event/the-revenge-of-prince-zi-dan-hamlet/

Saturday, Sept. 24

-- Jazz Tailgate on football day. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Time TBA. Slayter Hill.

-- "All-American" Marching Band on football Band Day/Family Day/Hammer Down Cancer Day. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Halftime theme: Band Day/Indiana Bicentennial.

-- Football vs. Nevada (Band Day/Family Day/Hammer Down Cancer Day). TBA. Ross-Ade Stadium. Initial ticket prices: $5-$75. Dynamic ticket pricing in place for single-game tickets; also mini-plans and specials available; see www.purduesports.com/tickets/tickets-m-footbl.html.

-- BCC Friends & Family Day. Black Cultural Center. Part of Purdue's Family Day. With Vanessa Adams Harris workshop and Marcia Blackridge workshop. Time TBA. At BCC. URL: www.purdue.edu/bcc

-- Volleyball (women's). vs. Indiana. 7 p.m. Brees Center, Belin Court in Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $8-$15; youth, $5-$8; Purdue student, $3-$5; groups of 20 or more, $5 as available.

-- Flicks at Fowler occasional film series. "Finding Dory." Purdue Student Union Board. 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Admission: public, $4; Purdue student ID, free. Films subject to change. 49-48976.

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 28, 29, 30 and Oct. 1; also 2:30 p.m. Sept. 25, Oct. 1, 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

-- Purdue Varsity Glee Club and Purduettes. Purdue Musical Organizations. 8 p.m. Palladium at the Center, 1 Center Green, Carmel. Tickets: See www.purdue.edu/pmo under "Calendar."

Sunday, Sept. 25

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Minnesota. 1 p.m. Boilermaker Soccer Complex. Tickets: adult, $5; youth, $2; Purdue students free; groups of 20 or more, $1 (on game day, tickets are sold only at site).

-- PMO Kids Choir Auditions. Purdue Musical Organizations. Children ages 8-12 may audition for the Purdue Christmas Show. 2 p.m. Ralph & Bettye Bailey Hall. Information: 765-494-3941 or https://www.purdue.edu/pmo/ensembles/kids-choir

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 2:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 28, 29, 30 and Oct. 1; also 2:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

 

Week 4: Sept. 26-Oct. 2

Monday, Sept. 26

-- Larry Axel Memorial Lecture in Religion. Tzvi Novick, Department of Theology, University of Notre Dame. "God in the Lab: Technical Expertise and Rabbinic Authority." Organizers: Jewish Studies and Religious Studies programs. 8 p.m. Krannert Building, Krannert Auditorium (Room 140). Questions: 49-47965 or wengera@purdue.edu or www.cla.purdue.edu/jewish-studies

Tuesday, Sept. 27

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Active Learning II: Experiential Learning." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Hicks Undergraduate Library, Room B853. Weekly workshop 4 of 10 through Nov. 22 except Oct. 11 and 25; choose one or more. Registration required: www.purdue.edu/cie/documents/CTW1_flyer.pdf. Questions: 49-66422 or cie@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Sept. 28

-- Ecological Sciences & Engineering symposium: "Polarization: A Forum on Extreme Thought in Our Environment, Society, and Technology." Day 1 of 2. Organizer: ESE interdisciplinary graduate program. Schedule, details TBA. URL: www.purdue.edu/gradschool/ese/symposium

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 29, 30 and Oct. 1; also 2:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

Thursday, Sept. 29

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of University Sustainability, with Greater Lafayette Commerce. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursdays through Oct. 27. Center of Memorial Mall. Nearby 20-minute parking available near "Unfinished Block P" sculpture during market hours. URL:  www.purdue.edu/sustainability/initiatives/food/farmersmarket.html; updates on Facebook and Twitter.

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30 and Oct. 1; also 2:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

-- Movie: "The PhD Movie 2: Still in Grad School" (2015, comedy). Early event for Dawn or Doom conference, mostly Oct. 2-4. Movie based on PhD comics. 8-10 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Free. URL for movie: https://phdmovie.com/

Friday, Sept. 30

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1; also 2:30 p.m. Oct. 1, 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

-- Volleyball (women's). vs. Wisconsin. 8 p.m. Brees Center, Belin Court in Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $8-$15; youth, $5-$8; Purdue student, $3-$5; groups of 20 or more, $5 as available.

Saturday, Oct. 1

-- Volleyball (women's). vs. Minnesota. 7 p.m. Brees Center, Belin Court in Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $8-$15; youth, $5-$8; Purdue student, $3-$5; groups of 20 or more, $5 as available.

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. Performance also 2:30 p.m. Oct. 2. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

-- Philharmonic & Symphony orchestras. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. URL: www.purdue.edu/bands

Sunday, Oct. 2

-- "Crimes of the Heart" by Beth Henley. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Three adult Mississippi sisters contend with their pasts, their family and each other. 2:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Carole and Gordon Mallett Theatre. This is the final performance for this production. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13 for adult situations and language. URL: www.purdue.edu/theatre

-- Purdue Wind Ensemble. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 2:30 p.m. Long Center, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. URL: www.purdue.edu/bands

-- Movie: "Jurassic World" (2015, action/adventure comedy, 124 min., rated PG-13). Part of Dawn or Doom Conference (sessions Oct. 3-4). Two screens: one for movie, one for audience tweets. Bring your own blanket (Rain location: STEW, Loeb Playhouse). 8-10:15 p.m. PMU, front lawn. URL for event: http://eventmobi.com/dawnordoom2016/agenda/158411/928061; URL for movie: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0369610/?ref_=nv_sr_1

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- Exhibitions in the Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; until 7 on Thursdays; (except holidays); hours resume Aug. 22. URL: www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/rueffgalleries
     * "Woman." International student poster exchange exhibition. Aug. 22-Sept. 9.
     * "Navigator: Val Britton." Aug. 22-Sept. 16.
     * "Design + Culture = Authentic Design": International design exhibition curated by TJ Kim. Sept. 12-23.
     * PSNAEA (Purdue Student National Art Education Association). Sept. 19-30.
     * "From Flowers to Gardens: Anita Fricek." Sept. 26-Oct. 7.

-- "interspace." Aug. 29-Oct. 8. Purdue University Galleries. Artworks investigating virtual reality in the contemporary moment, curated by professors Shannon McMullen and Fabian Winkler. Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). Gallery talk and opening reception at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 8. URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- "Alysha Kupferer: Unsustainable Systems." Aug. 30-Oct. 8. Purdue University Galleries. Installation reflecting upon the "self-defeating system of accumulation" within consumer culture. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). Labor performance by the artist at 7 p.m. Sept. 16. URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- Archives and Special Collections: "Agriculture at the State Bicentennial: Purdue's Contributions to Indiana and Its People." June 10-Dec. 23. Summer hours: 1-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. The library also has online exhibits; go to https://www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol/exhibits

-- "The Intersection of Art and Science." Fall 2015, to continue about two years. Lawson Computer Science Building, third floor. Open during building hours. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2015/Q4/new-art-exhibit-explores-the-intersection-of-art-and-science.html

 

TICKETS

Events are free unless noted (except that conference registrations may be omitted here); some performance and athletic events are marked "free" for clarity. Ticket prices are for single events unless stated otherwise. For information about series, seasons, packages, discounts, groups, promotions at games, etc., see the URLs in the next two paragraphs.

For varsity athletics tickets, go online; or call the Athletic Ticket Office, 765-494-3194 or 800-49-SPORT [497-7678]; or visit the office in the Mackey Complex facing Northwestern Avenue. The office is open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and before ticketed events at Mackey Arena, Ross-Ade Stadium, and Holloway Gymnasium in the Intercollegiate Athletic Facility. For ticketed sports events at other Purdue venues, tickets will be on sale before the event at the venue. URL: www.purduesports.com/tickets/pur-tickets.html. URL for gameday promotions in association with varsity events: www.purduesports.com/promotions

For Purdue Convocations and Purdue Theatre events and some others as announced, go to a campus box office or call 765-494-3933 or 800-914-SHOW [914-7469]. URLs: www.purdue.edu/convocations and www.purdue.edu/theatre. Summer hours:

* Elliott Hall box office (lower level, northeast end by Hovde Hall): open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Loeb Playhouse box office (west lobby, Stewart Center): 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday.
* Pao Hall box office (first floor southeast): Closed for summer.

URL for box offices and venues: www.housing.purdue.edu/HTML/HallOfMusic

 


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