January 15, 2018

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: Jan. 22-28
Week 2: Jan. 29-Feb. 4
Week 3: Feb. 5-11
Week 4: Feb. 12-18

Week 1: Jan. 22-28

Monday, Jan. 22

-- Presentation by candidate for dean of the College of Health and Human Sciences. Shawn Gibbs, executive associate dean for academic affairs and interim associate dean of research, Indiana University Bloomington. Presentation, Q&A. 10-11 a.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. (Other candidate presentations: Feb. 1, 5, 12.) Article | Candidates webpage for curriculum vitae, livestream and recording of presentation, and feedback

-- Cooking demonstration class: Quick, easy and affordable. For faculty, staff and students, also families of same. Organizer: Recreation and Wellness. First in series of 12 individual events, each at 7-8 p.m. various days of the week in Córdova Recreational Sports Center, Demonstration Kitchen. (Co-Rec membership not required; parking free in Co-Rec lot after 5 p.m.) Topic for Jan. 22: Dine Like the Dutch. Cost: $10. See article for registration and list of dates and topics.

Tuesday, Jan. 23

-- "Negotiation" workshop. One session each for women faculty, staff and all-but-dissertation (ABD) graduate students. Organizer: Butler Center for Leadership Excellence. Presenter: American Association of University Women. Faculty session: 9 a.m.-noon. Staff session: 2-5 p.m. (ABD grad session 9 a.m.-noon Wednesday.) All sessions at STEW, Room 202. Article with links for registration (required). Questions: Tamara Hoffman at hoffm100@purdue.edu

-- 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. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 2051. Weekly workshop 1 of 10 through April 3 except March 13; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Jan. 24

-- "Negotiation" workshop. (See also listing under Tuesday.) ABD grad session 9 a.m.-noon. STEW, Room 202. Article with links for registration (required). Questions: Tamara Hoffman at hoffm100@purdue.edu

-- Department of Sociology Colloquium: "No Way Out: Precarious Living in the Shadow of Poverty, Policing, and Drug Dealing." Waverly Duck, associate professor of sociology and director of urban studies, University of Pittsburgh. 3-4:30 p.m.; reception to follow. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. Department

Thursday, Jan. 25

-- Provost's A/P Staff Recognition Luncheon. By reservation. Organizers: Office of the Provost; Human Resources. 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. PMU, Ballrooms. (Registration deadline was Jan. 18.) Cost: $10. Article with link to reservation form and list of honorees.

-- Webinar: "The History of Disability Rights." Part 2 of 4: "World War I and Rehabilitation." For faculty and staff. Organizer: Disability Resource Center. Presenter: Larry Logue, senior fellow at Burton Blatt Institute and former professor of history at Mississippi College. 1-2:30 p.m. webinar, then 30 minutes of discussion. STEW, Room 306. (Remaining sessions on alternate Thursdays: Feb. 8, Feb. 22. Same hours, varying locations.) Article

-- Career workshops for international undergraduate and graduate students. Organizer: Center for Career Opportunities. Two workshops: 1) "How to Win at Interviews." 5 p.m. STEW, Room 320. 2) "Job Search: Tips for Success." 6 p.m. Wetherill Laboratory of Chemistry, Room 314. No registration needed. Questions: askcco@purdue.edu or 765-494-3981. Article

-- Men's basketball vs. Michigan. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $25-$75. Multi-game mini plans available.

Friday, Jan. 26

-- Data Science Forum. For faculty and staff. Presented by Jay Akridge, provost and executive vice president for academic affairs and diversity, and Suresh Garimella, executive vice president for research and partnerships. Report on findings, outline of next steps in Data Science Initiative. 10-11:30 a.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Article

-- Indoor track and field (women and men). Fred Wilt Open. Day 1 of 2 days. TBA. Lambert Fieldhouse (spectators use west entrance). Free. Sport

-- Women's tennis: Two matches. • Purdue vs. Saint Louis at 1 p.m. • Purdue vs. Valparaiso at 6 p.m. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- Wrestling vs. North Dakota State. 7 p.m. Brees Center, Holloway Gymnasium. Free. Sport

-- Jiji, guitar. Various genres. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $15-$20. Event

Saturday, Jan. 27

-- Indoor track and field (women and men). Fred Wilt Open. Day 2 of 2 days. TBA. Lambert Fieldhouse (spectators use west entrance). Free. Sport

Sunday, Jan. 28

-- Women's basketball vs. Penn State. Alumnae Day; also Pink Zone cancer awareness day. Noon. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10; "Celebrate Sunday" package available.

-- Mad River Theater Works' "Freedom Riders." Family musical theater on historical theme. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 3 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $10-$15. Pre-show activity at 2 p.m. in STEW, west lobby, by Black Cultural Center. Event

 

Week 2: Jan. 29-Feb. 4

Tuesday, Jan. 30

-- 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. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 2051. Weekly workshop 2 of 10 through April 3 except March 13; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Jan. 31

-- "ADVANCE-Purdue/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. PMU, West Faculty Lounge. Light breakfast served. Registration required; article with link. (Additional session scheduled Feb. 6.) To request a reasonable accommodation, contact OVPEC at 765-494-6373 or vpeceducation@purdue.edu before the program.

-- Men's basketball vs. Maryland. 8:30 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $25-$75. Multi-game mini plans available.

Thursday, Feb. 1

-- Presentation by candidate for dean of the College of Health and Human Sciences. Richard Kreider, executive director of the Human Clinical Research Facility and director of the Exercise & Sport Nutrition Lab, Texas A&M University. Presentation, Q&A. 10-11 a.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. (Other candidate presentations: Jan. 22, Feb. 5, 12.) Article | Candidates webpage for curriculum vitae, livestream and recording of presentation, and feedback

-- Books and Coffee series (68th annual). Week 1 of 4. Jennifer Freeman Marshall, assistant professor of English and women's, gender, and sexuality studies, on Colson Whitehead's "The Underground Railroad." Organizers: Department of English and Purdue Student Union Board. 4-4:30 p.m.: Refreshments. 4:30-4:55 p.m.: Talk. STEW, Rooms 302-306. Prize drawing at end of each event available to those present. Series with links to weekly details.

Friday, Feb. 2

-- AEESP Distinguished Lecturer Conference. Organizer: Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors with Purdue's academic Division of Environmental and Ecological Engineering. Featured lecturer: Pedro Alvarez, the George R. Brown Professor of Civil Environmental Engineering at Rice University. Check-in begins at 9 a.m.; conference is 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Ross-Ade Pavilion, Shively Club. Registration free but closes Jan. 21. News release

-- Wrestling vs. Michigan State. 7 p.m. Brees Center, Holloway Gymnasium. Free. Sport

-- Troker. Energetic Mexican jazz. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 8 p.m. PMU Ballrooms. Tickets: $15-$20. Event with link to "dinner and a show" option.

Saturday, Feb. 3

-- Ag Alumni Fish Fry. Agricultural Alumni Association. Speaker: Catherine Bertini, World Food Prize laureate in 2003 and former executive director of the United Nations World Food Programme. Doors open at 10 a.m. for networking, exhibits. Event 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Blue Ribbon Pavilion, Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis. Tickets (in advance only): $25. News release with details on parking, bus option, child care

-- Men's tennis vs. Toledo. Noon. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

 

Week 3: Feb. 5-11

Monday, Feb. 5

-- Presentation by candidate for dean of the College of Health and Human Sciences. Reginald Alston, associate dean for academic affairs, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Presentation, Q&A. 10-11 a.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. (Other candidate presentations: Jan. 22, Feb. 1, 12.) Article | Candidates webpage for curriculum vitae, livestream and recording of presentation, and feedback

Tuesday, Feb. 6

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Active Learning I: Encouraging Active Learning." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 2051. Weekly workshop 3 of 10 through April 3 except March 13; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Feb. 7

-- Men's basketball vs. Ohio State. 8:30 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $25-$75. Multi-game mini plans available.

Thursday, Feb. 8

-- Webinar: "The History of Disability Rights." Part 3 of 4: "Mid-20th Century Ferment in Disability Rights." For faculty and staff. Organizer: Disability Resource Center. Presenter: Larry Logue, senior fellow at Burton Blatt Institute and former professor of history at Mississippi College. 1-2:30 p.m. webinar, then 30 minutes of discussion. Krach Leadership Center, Room 464A. (Remaining session on Feb. 22. Same hours, same building, Room 260.) Article

-- Books and Coffee series (68th annual). Week 2 of 4. P. Ryan Schneider, associate professor of English, on Cormac McCarthy's "The Road." Organizers: Department of English and Purdue Student Union Board. 4-4:30 p.m.: Refreshments. 4:30-4:55 p.m.: Talk. STEW, Rooms 302-306. Prize drawing at end of each event available to those present. Series with links to weekly details.

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

-- wild Up: "Future Folk." Today's musical styles slam into chamber music. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 7:30 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $21-$30. Event

Friday, Feb. 9

-- Wrestling vs. Northwestern. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. This change of venue is for Mackey Mayhem as well as Senior Night. Free. Sport

 

Week 4: Feb. 12-18

Monday, Feb. 12

-- Presentation by candidate for dean of the College of Health and Human Sciences. Marion Underwood, dean of graduate studies, University of Texas at Dallas. Presentation, Q&A. 1:30-2:30 p.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. (Other candidate presentations: Jan. 22, Feb. 1, 5.) Article | Candidates webpage for curriculum vitae, livestream and recording of presentation, and feedback

-- Women's basketball vs. Indiana. Blackout day (encouraging fans to wear black). 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10.

Tuesday, Feb. 13

-- 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. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 2051. Weekly workshop 4 of 10 through April 3 except March 13; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- "At the Illusionist's Table." Organizer: Purdue Convocations. Seven performances. Feb. 13-16, 6 p.m.; Feb. 17, 5 p.m. and 9 p.m.; Feb. 18, 6 p.m.; Marriott Hall. Tickets: $45-$95. Limited engagement. Attendees must be age 21+. Event

Wednesday, Feb. 14

-- OIE workshop: "The Nuts and Bolts of Faculty Search and Screen." For support staff. Organizer: Office of Institutional Equity. Workshop's focus is on role of support staff with required procedures, document completion and approval process. 10-11 a.m. Neil Armstrong Hall, Room 3115. Online registration required by two days before workshop (scroll to #21437); article with link. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact OIE in advance at 765-494-6373 or vpeceducation@purdue.edu. (Workshop offered also Feb. 23)

-- Jewish Studies Noon Lecture and Discussion Series. "Tempio Maggiore di Roma (The Great Synagogue of Rome): A Guided Tour." Lynn Parrish, PhD Student, Philosophy and Literature, Purdue. 12:30 p.m. STEW, Room 313. Questions: 765-494-7965 or wengera@purdue.edu or www.cla.purdue.edu/jewish-studies

Thursday, Feb. 15

-- Books and Coffee series (68th annual). Week 3 of 4. Patricia Boling, professor of political science, on Emily St. John Mandel's "Station Eleven." Organizers: Department of English and Purdue Student Union Board. 4-4:30 p.m.: Refreshments. 4:30-4:55 p.m.: Talk. STEW, Rooms 302-306. Prize drawing at end of each event available to those present. Series with links to weekly details.

-- Indie rock band Twin Peaks. Organizer: Purdue Convocations with Student Concert Committee. 7 p.m. The Anvil, 320 North St. Tickets: Purdue students with valid Purdue student email address, $15; general public, $18 through Feb. 14, then $20 on day of show. Limit six. News release

Friday, Feb. 16

-- Women's tennis vs. DePaul. 3 p.m. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- Christian pop-contemporary band MercyMe with band Tenth Avenue North. Organizer: Purdue Convocations with Student Concert Committee. 7:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Single-ticket price: public, $25-$65; students, $20-$65. Event

-- "The Beaux' Stratagem" by George Farquhar. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Two young men roam around England in this 1707 comedy of manners, seeking love and fortune in some order. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17, 21, 22, 23, 24; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 18, 24, 25. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

Saturday, Feb. 17

-- Swimming (men). First Chance vs. Indiana. Day 1 of 2. All day. Burke Aquatic Center. Free. Women | Men

-- "The Beaux' Stratagem" by George Farquhar. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Two young men roam around England in this 1707 comedy of manners, seeking love and fortune in some order. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21, 22, 23, 24; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 18, 24, 25. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

-- Hip-hop artist Ty Dolla $ign. Organizer: Purdue Convocations with Student Concert Committee. 7:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Tickets: Purdue students with valid Purdue student email address, $25 through Feb. 16, then $28 on day of show; general public, $30 through Feb. 16, then $35 on day of show. News release

Sunday, Feb. 18

-- Swimming (men). First Chance vs. Indiana. Day 2 of 2. All day. Burke Aquatic Center. Free. Women | Men

-- Women's tennis vs. Tulsa. Noon. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- "The Beaux' Stratagem" by George Farquhar. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Two young men roam around England in this 1707 comedy of manners, seeking love and fortune in some order. 2:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 21, 22, 23, 24; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 24, 25. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

-- Men's basketball vs. Penn State. 8 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $25-$75. Multi-game mini plans available.

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "'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

-- "Tessellated by Samantha Holmes and Jaclyn Head." Jan. 8-Feb. 17. Purdue University Galleries. Tile-based installations based on ancient practices. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). Exhibition (Opening reception with curator's comments at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 11.)

-- "Sixty Square Inches XIX." Jan. 16-Feb. 16. Purdue University Galleries. Purdue's traditional small-print juried exhibition. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). 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).
     * "Between Near and Far." Monika Meler, alumna. Prints and papercuts exploring memory. Jan. 8-Feb. 2. Reception at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 1.
     * MFA exhibition: Newhard, Nguyen, Zhao. Jan. 8-19.
     * "Stirring the Pot." Jan. 22-Feb. 2.
     * Westwood and Undergraduate Exhibition. Feb. 5-9.

-- 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; break hours may vary):

* 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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