Events for the next four weeks

April 25, 2016  


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: May 2-8
Week 2: May 9-15
Week 3: May 16-22
Week 4: May 23-29

Week 1: May 2-8

Monday, May 2

-- Final examinations begin (through Saturday).

Thursday, May 5

-- Purdue Campus Licensee Fair. Geared toward campus departments, units and advisors to student organizations. Organizer: Purdue Trademarks and Licensing in Office of Marketing and Media. Showcase of Purdue's branded products, information about the importance of using licensed vendors. Giveaways, promotional information, but no orders accepted nor products sold. No registration is required for attendees. Noon-5 p.m. STEW, Room 214. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/purdue-trademarks-and-licensing-to-host-campus-licensee-fair.html

-- CoeusLite training. For research faculty and staff. Organizer: Human Research Protection Program (HRPP). 1-3:30 p.m. Registration needed; location information then sent. (Additional dates, hours varied: May 13, 16, 26; June 3). Group training available. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/coeuslite-irb-training-for-investigators-at-wl-campus.html

Friday, May 6

-- Project Move Out. May 6-10. Organizers: Office of Sustainability; Residential Life; Civic Engagement and Leadership Development within Student Activities and Organizations. Volunteers are needed to sort items and assist local organizations in collecting items on these days, especially on May 9-10. Donations of many kinds, particularly household items, will be coming in, much of it from students who are moving out of residence halls, group housing and apartments. Local organizations give items to families in need. URL to register for volunteer shifts: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/project-move-out-2016-tickets-22743162411

-- Outdoor track and field (women and men). Rankin/Poehlein 4-Way Invite. Day 1 of 2. TBA. Rankin Track and Field. Free.

-- Ryan Kerrigan/12th Boiler Golf Outing. Benefit for scholarships and Kerrigan's Blitz for the Better Foundation. Organizers: Purdue Trademarks and Licensing; National Football Foundation Joe Tiller Chapter. (1) Golf with staggered start and golf cart at 9 a.m. on both courses at Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex); includes sack lunch. (2) Reception with dinner fare at 3-5 p.m. in Voinoff Pavilion. Registration for any or all components of the day is possible; cost if selecting all is $165. Register by April 27. URL: http://www.nfftillerchapter.org/

-- Commencement ceremony for Purdue Calumet. First ceremony. Education, Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. 6 p.m. (CDT). Purdue Calumet Fitness and Recreation Center. URL: http://webs.purduecal.edu/registrar/graduation

-- Softball vs. Northwestern. 7 p.m. Boilermaker Softball Stadium. Tickets: adult, $5; youth (age 3-college), $2; groups of 20 or more, $1. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

Saturday, May 7

-- Spring semester ends. Final examinations end. (Grades due 5 p.m. May 10. Commencement ceremonies at West Lafayette are May 13-15.)

-- Outdoor track and field (women and men). Rankin/Poehlein 4-Way Invite. Day 2 of 2. TBA. Rankin Track and Field. Free.

-- Commencement ceremony for Purdue Calumet. Second ceremony. Business, Technology. 11 a.m. (CDT). Purdue Calumet Fitness and Recreation Center. URL: http://webs.purduecal.edu/registrar/graduation

-- Softball vs. Northwestern. 1 p.m. Boilermaker Softball Stadium. Tickets: adult, $5; youth (age 3-college), $2; groups of 20 or more, $1. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- Commencement ceremony for Purdue Calumet. Third ceremony. Engineering, Mathematics, and Science; Nursing. 3 p.m. (CDT). Purdue Calumet Fitness and Recreation Center. URL: http://webs.purduecal.edu/registrar/graduation

-- Blue Jean Ball benefit for Food Finders Food Bank. Organizer: College of Agriculture is a partner. Barbecue pork dinner; silent and live auctions; dancing. Host: Tom Turpin, professor of entomology. 6-10 p.m. Beck Agricultural Center, 4540 U.S. 52 West. Tickets: single, $50; double, $90; table for 10, $450. To obtain tickets: www.food-finders.org or 765-471-0062. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q1/annual-blue-jean-ball-scheduled-for-may-7.html

Sunday, May 8

-- Softball vs. Northwestern. Noon. Boilermaker Softball Stadium. Tickets: adult, $5; youth (age 3-college), $2; groups of 20 or more, $1. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- IUPUI commencement ceremony including graduates of Purdue's School of Engineering and Technology in Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. 1 p.m. Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis. School recognition events to follow or occur at other times. URL: http://alumni.iupui.edu/commencement

 

Week 2: May 9-15

Tuesday, May 10

-- Exhibition opening: "Pop! Goes Purdue." Through June 11. Organizer: Purdue University Galleries with West Lafayette Public Arts Team. Portraits by local artists of former Purdue students who have made a name in popular culture. Later, the works will be shown in West Lafayette as Indiana bicentennial banners. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (Reception 5:30 p.m. May 13.) URL: https://www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/galleries/index.html

-- Exhibition opening: "Recent Acquisitions." Through Aug. 12. Organizer: Purdue University Galleries. Artworks from Galleries' permanent collection, from paintings to rugs. Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center. Summer hours: noon-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and by appointment. (Reception 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. May 19.) URL: https://www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/galleries/index.html

-- Grades due 5 p.m.

-- Baseball vs. IPFW. 6:30 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

Wednesday, May 11

 -- Commencement for Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne. 4 p.m. (processional) to 6:30 p.m. Arena, Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. URL: www.ipfw.edu/commencement

Friday, May 13

-- 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, hours varied: May 16, 26; June 3). Group training available. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/coeuslite-irb-training-for-investigators-at-wl-campus.html

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division I: Graduate School (all schools and colleges). 4 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 2:30 p.m.; procession begins at 3:30 p.m.; ceremony ends about 6 p.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

-- Exhibition reception: "Pop! Goes Purdue." Purdue University Galleries with West Lafayette Public Arts Team. 5:30 p.m. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. See also exhibition details below under Exhibitions. URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- Baseball vs. Minnesota. 7 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division II: Engineering. 8 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; procession begins at 7:30 p.m.; ceremony ends about 10 p.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

Saturday, May 14

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division III: Health and Human Sciences, Veterinary Medicine. 9:30 a.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 8 a.m.; procession begins at 9 a.m.; ceremony ends about 11:30 a.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

-- Baseball vs. Minnesota. 2 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division IV: Agriculture, Pharmacy, Science. 2:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 1 p.m.; procession begins at 2 p.m.; ceremony ends about 4:30 p.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

-- Purdue Varsity Glee Club in End of Season Concert. Organizer: Purdue Musical Organizations. 7:30 p.m. Long Center for the Performing Arts, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Tickets (general admission; doors open at 6:45 p.m.): adults, $15; students, $10; purchase from PMO beginning April 4 at Bailey Hall or at 765-494-3941.

Sunday, May 15

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division III: Management, Polytechnic Institute. 9:30 a.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 8 a.m.; procession begins at 9 a.m.; ceremony ends about 11:30 a.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

-- Baseball vs. Minnesota. 1 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

-- Commencement at West Lafayette, Division IV: Education, Liberal Arts. 2:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. Doors open at 1 p.m.; procession begins at 2 p.m.; ceremony ends about 4:30 p.m. URL: www.purdue.edu/commencement

 

Week 3: May 16-22

Monday, May 16

-- Summer school begins. Four-week module (May 16-June 10) and first six-week module (May 16-June 24). ----- Eight-week module is June 13-Aug. 5. Second six-week module is June 27-Aug. 5. Commencement is Saturday, Aug. 6, at 9:30 a.m. ----- Summer grades are due by 5 p.m. of the second working day after the end of each module. Fall semester will begin Aug. 22.

-- CoeusLite training. For research faculty and staff. Organizer: Human Research Protection Program (HRPP). 8:30-11 a.m. Registration needed; location information then sent. (Additional dates, hours varied: May 26; June 3). Group training available. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/coeuslite-irb-training-for-investigators-at-wl-campus.html

-- Commencement for Purdue North Central. First ceremony: Business, Science, Graduate School. 6-10 p.m. (CDT). Student Services and Activities Complex, Gymnasium. URL: www.pnc.edu/commencement

Tuesday, May 17

 -- Commencement for Purdue North Central. Second ceremony: Engineering and Technology, Liberal Arts. 6-10 p.m. (CDT). Student Services and Activities Complex, Gymnasium. URL: www.pnc.edu/commencement

Thursday, May 19

-- Exhibition reception: "Recent Acquisitions." Purdue University Galleries. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Light lunch available. See also exhibition details below under Exhibitions. URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- Baseball vs. Cal State Northridge. 7 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

Friday, May 20

-- Baseball vs. Cal State Northridge. 7 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

Saturday, May 21

-- Baseball vs. Cal State Northridge. 2 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

Sunday, May 22

-- Baseball vs. Cal State Northridge. 12 p.m. Alexander Field. Tickets: adult, $5-$8; youth/Purdue student, $2-$8; groups of 20 or more, $2. (On game day, tickets are sold only at site starting one hour before game time.)

 

Week 4: May 23-29

Wednesday, May 25

-- Spring Fling. Employee appreciation event. For faculty, staff, graduate student staff, and retirees (not families, friends, or other students). 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. On Memorial Mall and in Stewart Center. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q1/spring-fling-set-for-may-25.html

Thursday, May 26

-- 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, hours varied: June 3). Group training available. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/purduetoday/releases/2016/Q2/coeuslite-irb-training-for-investigators-at-wl-campus.html

Saturday, May 28

-- Indianapolis 500 Festival Parade. "All-American" Marching Band. Noon-1:30 p.m. Downtown Indianapolis (starts at North and Pennsylvania). Tickets for seating: $15-$35; standing room free. URL for parade: www.500festival.com/parade

Sunday, May 29

-- Indianapolis 500 Race. "All-American" Marching Band in opening ceremonies. 8 a.m. Indianapolis Motor Speedway. $. URL: www.indianapolismotorspeedway.com/events/indy500/event-info/schedule

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- Exhibitions in the Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; until 7 on Thursdays (except holidays). URL: www.cla.purdue.edu/vpa/rueffgalleries
     * Fine Arts Senior Show. April 18-29.
     * Photography Senior Show. May 2-6.    

-- "Auto Indiana." April 1-May 1. From Indiana Historical Society. At Hicks Undergraduate Library; open during library hours. Also presentation at 7 p.m. April 20 in the library's Room G980D. Questions: Ann O'Donnell at 765-496-1498, or atodonne@purdue.edu. URL: www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2016/Q1/purdue-libraries-to-host-auto-indiana-exhibit.html

-- Posters from 35 years of the Greater Lafayette Holocaust Remembrance Conference. April 8-29. Community Room, second floor, at the West Lafayette Public Library, 208 W. Columbia St. Library hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. URL: www.glhrc.org

-- Holocaust Artifact Exhibit. April 10-29. At the Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center, the home of Purdue's Archives and Special Collections library on the fourth floor of Stewart Center (access is through the Humanities, Social Science and Education Library). Hours: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Information: Sammie Morris, university archivist and head at 765-494-2905 or morris18@purdue.edu. URL: www.glhrc.org. The library also has online exhibits; go to www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol?page=exhibits

-- "Pop! Goes Purdue." May 10-June 11. Purdue University Galleries with West Lafayette Public Arts Team. Portraits by local artists of former Purdue students who have made a name in popular culture. Later, the works will be shown in West Lafayette as Indiana bicentennial banners. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). Reception 5:30 p.m. May 13. URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- "Recent Acquisitions." May 10-Aug. 12. Purdue University Galleries. Artworks from Galleries' permanent collection, from paintings to rugs. Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Stewart Center. Summer hours: noon-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (except holidays) and by appointment. Reception 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. May 19. URL: www.purdue.edu/galleries

-- "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. Hours (during semester):

* 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.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also 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.

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

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