November 13, 2017

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: Nov. 20-26
Week 2: Nov. 27-Dec. 3
Week 3: Dec. 4-10
Week 4: Dec. 11-17

Week 1: Nov. 20-26

Tuesday, Nov. 21

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Syllabus & Course Planning." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 3090. Weekly workshop 10 of 10 for this semester. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Nov. 22

-- Thanksgiving break begins for students. No classes. Break is officially Wednesday-Saturday.

-- Volleyball (women's) vs. Michigan. 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. Sport | Tickets

Thursday, Nov. 23

-- Thanksgiving holiday. Offices closed.

Friday, Nov. 24

-- Thanksgiving holiday. Offices closed.

-- Volleyball (women's) vs. Michigan State. Senior Night. 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. Sport | Tickets

Saturday, Nov. 25

-- Game Day spirit events. Highlights:
• Boilermaker Crossing. Time TBA. Sally and Bob Weist Plaza north of Mackey Arena. Free.
• Purdue jazz bands tailgate concert. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Time TBA. Slayter Center.
• "All-American" Marching Band. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Pre-game "Thrill on the Hill" at Time TBA at Slayter Center; halftime at stadium; and postgame. Halftime theme: "Salute to Our Seniors."

-- Football vs. Indiana (Old Oaken Bucket game). TBA. Ross-Ade Stadium. Initial ticket prices: $10-$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. Notes: Stadium gates open 90 minutes before kickoff. No re-entry (new policy). Clear-bag policy in effect. Fan guide

-- Volleyball (women's) vs. Michigan changed to Nov. 22.

 

Week 2: Nov. 27-Dec. 3

Tuesday, Nov. 28

-- SharePoint Basics training. Organizer: ITaP. SharePoint 2013 navigation, uploads, site elements. 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Stanley Coulter Hall, Room 189. Article | Registration (scroll down if needed)

-- Men's basketball vs. Louisville. Big Ten/ACC Challenge. 8 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Available only as part of a season ticket or a mini plan.

Thursday, Nov. 30

-- Awards reception. Honoring recipients of the Violet Haas Award and the Butler Leadership in Action Award. MOVED TO DEC. 5.

Friday, Dec. 1

-- Cultural Arts Festival Featuring BCC Performing Arts Ensembles. Organizer: Black Cultural Center. Poetry, music, dance from semester exploration of and October tour to New Orleans. 7 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. BCC

Saturday, Dec. 2

-- 84th Annual Purdue Christmas Show. Purdue Musical Organizations. Noon, 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Elliott Hall of Music. Tickets: adults, $29; senior citizens (65+), $27; students, $20; ages 12 and under, $12. Call 765-494-3933 or 800-914-7469 or go to Christmas show online.

-- Philharmonic and Symphonic orchestras. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

Sunday, Dec. 3

-- 84th Annual Purdue Christmas Show. Purdue Musical Organizations. 2 p.m. Sunday. Elliott Hall of Music. Tickets: adults, $29; senior citizens (65+), $27; students (13-college), $20; ages 12 and under, $12. Call 765-494-3933 or 800-914-7469 or go to Christmas show online.

-- Purdue Wind Ensemble. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 2:30 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

-- Men's basketball vs. Northwestern. 4 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $25-$75.

 

Week 3: Dec. 4-10

Monday, Dec. 4

-- Christmas tree arrives in PMU's Great Hall. About 12:30 p.m. as transport allows. Beginning of Holidays at the Union. Tree generally is displayed for two weeks. Other details and related events to follow.

-- Women's basketball vs. Ball State. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10.

Tuesday, Dec. 5

-- Student of Concern presentation. Organizer: Office of the Dean of Students. Topics: Behavior awareness, instructions for reporting, steps after a report is made, role of Behavior Intervention Team; plus Q&A. Noon-1 p.m. Schleman Hall, Room B038. Article linking to schedule/sign-up, guide and report form; registration required due to limited seating. (Final presentation for fall semester.)

-- Awards reception. Honoring recipients of the Violet Haas Award and the Butler Leadership in Action Award. For faculty and staff. Organizer: Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence. 3-5 p.m. PMU, Anniversary Drawing Room. Article

-- Chamber Recital I. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 7 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

Wednesday, Dec. 6

-- Holidays Around the World. Time TBA. Purdue Memorial Union.

Thursday, Dec. 7

-- Dance Class with Jeffrey Page. Organizers: Black Cultural Center and Purdue Honors College. Page, an Emmy Award-nominated choreographer who has worked with Beyonce and other stars, will teach about several genres. 6 p.m. PMU, South Ballroom. BCC | Honors College

-- Men's basketball vs. Valparaiso. 6:30 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $15-$65. Multi-game mini plans available.

-- Chamber Recital II. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 7 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

-- The Steel Wheels. Bluegrass, folk, old-time. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 7:30 p.m. Carnahan Hall, 2200 Elmwood Ave., Suite A6, Lafayette. Tickets: $15-$20; general admission. Cash bar available. Event

Friday, Dec. 8

-- Women's basketball vs. Valparaiso. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10.

-- Tuba Christmas. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 7 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

-- Holiday Cheer & All That Jazz. Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

-- "Winter Works." Purdue Contemporary Dance Company. Featuring student dancers and choreography by Division of Dance faculty. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall of Visual and Performing Arts, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Reserved seating: public, $14, students, $11; ages 1-12, $7. Also two performances Saturday. Dance

Saturday, Dec. 9

-- Last day of classes for fall semester; exam period is Dec. 11-16. 

-- Breakfast with Santa. Time TBA. Purdue Memorial Union.

-- "Winter Works." Purdue Contemporary Dance Company. Featuring student dancers and choreography by Division of Dance faculty. 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall of Visual and Performing Arts, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Reserved seating: public, $14, students, $11; ages 1-12, $7. Also two performances Saturday. Dance

Sunday, Dec. 10

-- Women's basketball vs. Ohio. 2 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10; "Celebrate Sunday" package available.

-- Men's basketball vs. IUPUI. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $15-$65. Multi-game mini plans available.

 

Week 4: Dec. 11-17

Monday, Dec. 11

-- Final exam period begins; through Saturday.

Friday, Dec. 15

-- Exhibition opening: "'Moving Parts' by Thomas Lucas and Hummingbird Press Editions." Dec. 15-Feb. 25. Organizers: Black Cultural Center and Art Museum of Greater Lafayette. Lucas is lecturer in art and design at Chicago State University and founder and master printer at Hummingbird Press at Lillstreet Art Center. At art museum, 102 S. 10th St., Lafayette. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. except holidays. BCC | Museum

Saturday, Dec. 16

-- End of final exam period and end of semester. (Spring semester begins Jan. 8.)

-- Men's basketball in Crossroads Classic. Purdue vs. Butler at noon. Indiana vs. Notre Dame at 2:30 p.m. Bankers Life Fieldhouse, 125 S. Pennsylvania St., Indianapolis. Tickets: to go on sale to public at 10 a.m. Nov. 11.

Sunday, Dec. 17

-- Fall Commencement, Division I: Agriculture, Education, Engineering, Liberal Arts. 9:30 a.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 8 a.m.; procession begins at 9 a.m. Registrar's commencement pages

-- Women's basketball vs. Eastern Washington. Basketball Travelers Inc. Invitational. Noon. Mackey Arena. Second game: Tennessee-Martin vs. Saint Mary's (Calif.) about 2:30 p.m. Tickets: $5-$10; "Celebrate Sunday" package available.

-- Fall Commencement, Division II: Health and Human Sciences, Management, Pharmacy, Polytechnic Institute, Science, Veterinary Medicine. 2:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 1 p.m.; procession begins at 2 p.m. Registrar's commencement pages

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "What the Waters Washed Away - 2008." Oct. 2-Dec. 7. Black Cultural Center. Photographic images from 2008 BCC research tour to New Orleans; photographers Mark Simons, senior manager, photographic services, in Purdue Marketing and Media, and William Caise, assistant director of BCC. Exhibition at BCC during building hours.

-- "Indecisive Moment." Oct. 23-Dec. 9. Purdue University Galleries. Exploration by various photographers of how old and new technologies can reconfigure the viewing experience. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). Exhibition.

-- "Drawing Resurfaced II." Nov. 13-Dec. 15. Purdue University Galleries. Juried exhibition exploring media and techniques in contemporary drawing. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). Reception with curator's comments at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Exhibition

-- 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).
     * Visual Communications Design Senior Show. Nov. 13-22.
     * Yingxiao Cao, Industrial Design MFA Exhibition. Nov. 27-Dec. 1.
     * Brian Butler, Theatre MFA Exhibition. Dec. 4-15.
     * Annual Juried High School Student Exhibition. Nov. 27-Dec. 15.

-- "Caged: The Illegal Pet Trade." Sept. 22-Nov. 26. Sculptures by Justin Ladoux from everyday objects. College of Veterinary Medicine, City of Lafayette, Columbian Park Zoo. At Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, 102 S. 10th St., Lafayette; open 11 a.m.-4 p.m. daily except holidays. Article

-- Archives and Special Collections: "Missing You." June 29-Dec. 8. Communications and logs from Amelia Earhart's final flight, plus her efforts for women's rights. Summer hours: 1-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday (through Aug. 18; except closed Aug. 7-11). Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center, fourth floor, STEW (enter from HSSE Library). The library also has online exhibits; go to https://www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol/exhibits

-- Lawson Computer Science Building. Second floor: "Experience Color: Algorithm & Expression" by Petronio Bendito, associate professor of visual and performing arts. Third floor: "The Intersection of Art and Science" curated by Bendito and Tim Korb, retired assistant head of the Department of Computer Science. Open during building hours. News release

 

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 Brees Center. For ticketed sports events at other Purdue venues, tickets will be on sale before the event at the venue. Gameday promotions in association with varsity events

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]. Hours (during semester):

* Loeb Playhouse box office (west lobby, Stewart Center): 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Elliott Hall box office (lower level, northeast end by Hovde Hall): open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Pao Hall box office (first floor southeast): 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also open two hours before ticketed events in that building. 


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