September 25, 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: Oct. 2-8
Week 2: Oct. 9-15
Week 3: Oct. 16-22
Week 4: Oct. 23-29

Week 1: Oct. 2-8

Monday, Oct. 2

-- Exhibition opening: "What the Waters Washed Away - 2008." Oct. 2-Dec. 7. Organizer: 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. BCC

-- Discovery Park Distinguished Lecture Series. "#HPCMatters." Dona L. Crawford, associate director emeritus, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Organizer: Discovery Park. Topic: Advantages of high-performance computers even when powerful computing devices are everywhere. 1:30-2:30 p.m. Lawson Computer Science Building, Room 1142. Article

-- QPR Gatekeeper Training in suicide prevention. For faculty, staff and students. Organizer: Office of the Dean of Students. 5-7 p.m. Krach Leadership Center, Room 260. Registration needed. Departments also can schedule sessions. Article with registration link. (Other sessions Oct. 18; Nov. 8, 13. Times and places vary.)

Tuesday, Oct. 3

-- Lovell Leadership Series presentation by APSAC. "Leadership in Transition." Mike Bobinski, Purdue director of intercollegiate athletics. Organizer: Administrative and Professional Staff Advisory Committee. 10 a.m.-noon. Pfendler Hall, Deans Auditorium (Room 241). No registration, but limited seating; staff members may attend with supervisor approval. Article

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Instructional Presentation Techniques that Engage Students." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 3090. Weekly workshop 5 of 10 through Nov. 21 except Oct. 10 and 24; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- Exhibition opening and reception: "Natalie Baxter: Clearly Confused." Oct. 3-Nov. 4. Organizer: Purdue University Galleries. Sewing and quilting with a social/political message. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). Exhibition; reception with artist's comments at 5:30 p.m.

-- Purdue Series on Corporate Citizenship and Ethics. Lecture: "Closing the Gender Gap in Technology." Reshma Saujani, founder and CEO of Girls Who Code, a nonprofit organization, and author. Organizers: Krannert School of Management; College of Education's James F. Ackerman Center for Democratic Citizenship; College of Science. 7 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. News release

Wednesday, Oct. 4

-- SharePoint lists training. Organizer: ITaP. SharePoint 2013 lists: uses, storable data, templates, creating and viewing information. 1:30-3:30 p.m. Stanley Coulter Hall, Room 183. Article | Registration (scroll down)

-- Panel on post-tenure success. For all faculty. Organizer: College of Liberal Arts. 3-4:30 p.m. WALC, Room 1132. Registration due 5 p.m. Sept. 26. Article including list of panel members

-- ensemble 4.1. Chamber music. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 7:30 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $22-$28. Event

-- Women's Health Symposium lecture: "Addressing Health Challenges: Together Our Impact Is Greater." Dr. Judith Monroe, president and CEO of the CDC Foundation, former Indiana state health commissioner. 8 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. (Remainder of symposium is Oct. 5.) Article

Thursday, Oct. 5

-- Women’s Health Symposium. Organizers: Discovery Park and Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering. 9 a.m.-morning. PMU, West Faculty Lounge. Registration encouraged. Symposium schedule, speakers and link to registration

-- Conference: "Title IX @ 45: Recollection, Reformation and Resilience." Organizer: Office of the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance with numerous other campus units. Focus: Title IX's effect on Purdue, women's sports and education over the past 45 years as well as future challenges and opportunities. Featured speakers: Keynote by Sally Mason, president emeritus of the University of Iowa and former Purdue provost; luncheon talk by Boo De Oliveira, women's softball head coach. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Ross-Ade Pavilion, Shively Club. Article for registration link and contacts

-- Online Graduate Program: Talk Series. Session 1 of 3. Organizers: Digital Education, Engineering Professional Education and the Center for Professional Studies in Technology and Applied Research. Topic: Support for launching an online graduate program. 10 a.m. STEW, Room 209. Register by Oct. 1. Article (sessions 2 and 3 TBA)

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of Campus Master Planning and Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. August through October. North end of Memorial Mall. Suggested parking is Grant Street Garage or Armory lot (for "A" permit holders). Article with information about other local farmers markets. Updates etc.:  Facebook | Twitter

Friday, Oct. 6

-- 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. (Presentations also Nov. 7, Dec. 5; times vary.)

-- Conference: "Convergence and the Future of Research." Organizer: Discovery Park. TED-style talks (aka Voss talks for this event), panel, reception. 1-5:30 p.m. Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship. No registration required. News release

Saturday, Oct. 7

-- Unofficial start of October break. No classes Oct. 9-10.

-- 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: "Band Day."

-- Football vs. Minnesota (Band Day). 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

 

Week 2: Oct. 9-15

Monday, Oct. 9

-- October break. No classes Monday or Tuesday. Offices open.

Tuesday, Oct. 10

-- October break. No classes Monday or Tuesday. Offices open.

-- Technical Management Institute. Day 1 of 4. Organizers: College of Engineering and Krannert School of Management. Advanced continuing education for managers in technical areas. Fee discount for Purdue alumni, faculty and staff. Article

Wednesday, Oct. 11

-- President's Colloquia event. For faculty only, by registration. Alina Alexeenko, professor of aeronautics and astronautics, and Guillermo Paniagua, professor of mechanical engineering, on "Hyperloop 101: Fundamentals of High-Speed Vacuum Tube Transportation." 4-6 p.m. Westwood, the presidential home. Reception following. Faculty will receive an email with a link for registering. Article (other fall colloquia Nov. 14)

Thursday, Oct. 12

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of Campus Master Planning and Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. August through October. North end of Memorial Mall. Suggested parking is Grant Street Garage or Armory lot (for "A" permit holders). Article with information about other local farmers markets. Updates etc.:  Facebook | Twitter

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Nebraska. 7 p.m. Folk Field. Free. Sport

Friday, Oct. 13

-- Data science initiative: Forum 2 of 3. Organizers: Office of the Provost; Discovery Park. Leaders: Tomás Diáz de la Rubia, chief scientist and executive director at Discovery Park; Jenna Rickus, associate vice provost for teaching and learning. 3-5 p.m. STEW, Room 310. Registration encouraged. Article (Other forum Oct. 31; same hour and place)

-- American Music Repertory Ensemble and Lab Jazz Band. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

Saturday, Oct. 14

-- Volleyball (women's) vs. Nebraska. 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

-- The Joey Alexander Trio. Jazz. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $20-$26. Pre-show discussion at 7 p.m. in PMU, Anniversary Drawing Room; composer, jazz pianist, and music educator Judd Danby and Don Seybold, host of WBAA's "Inside Jazz." Event

Sunday, Oct. 15

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Iowa. 1 p.m. Folk Field. Free. Sport

-- Purdue Wind Ensemble. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 2:30 p.m. Long Center, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

-- Orpheus Chamber Orchestra with André Watts, piano. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 4 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $20-$50. Pre-show discussion at 3 p.m. in STEW, Room 206; Nick Palmer, music director and conductor of the Lafayette Symphony Orchestra. Event

 

Week 3: Oct. 16-22

Tuesday, Oct. 17

-- 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; also offered Nov. 28)

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Micro-Teaching: Practice Your Teaching." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 9-11 a.m. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, room TBA. Weekly workshop 6 of 10 through Nov. 21 except Oct. 24; choose one or more. Registration required.  Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Oct. 18

-- Reservation deadline for treasurer's A/P Staff Recognition Luncheon. Organizer: Office of the Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer. (Event is 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 25.). Honorees have been invited. Faculty, staff and others can attend to show appreciation for an honoree. Cost: $10. Article including link to reservation and list of honorees.

-- QPR Gatekeeper Training in suicide prevention. For faculty, staff and students. Organizer: Office of the Dean of Students. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Schleman Hall, Room B038. Registration needed. Departments also can schedule sessions. Article with registration link. (Other sessions Nov. 8, 13. Times and places vary.)

-- Jewish Studies Noon Lecture and Discussion Series. Alabi-Michael Akande, senior in political science and winner of the 2017 Edward Simon Essay Prize in Jewish Studies, on "Music in the Death Camps." 12:30 p.m. STEW, Room 313. Questions: 765-494-7965 or wengera@purdue.edu or Jewish Studies

Thursday, Oct. 19

-- Symposium: "Status of Indiana Families: Issues and Answers." Organizer: Center for Families. Keynote: Chuck Underwood, author, pioneer in generational study. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Ivy Tech Community College Conference Center, 2820 N. Meridian St. in Indianapolis. Cost: $50; lunch is included. Registration due Oct. 9. News release

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of Campus Master Planning and Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. August through October. North end of Memorial Mall. Suggested parking is Grant Street Garage or Armory lot (for "A" permit holders). Article with information about other local farmers markets. Updates etc.:  Facebook | Twitter

-- Purdue NewU webinar 3. For faculty and staff. Organizer: Office of the Provost with Kaplan University. 2-3 p.m. Focus: Curriculum design. Article; webinar participation instructions to come. Series of five webinars planned; details TBA in Purdue Today. Links to the posted videos of webinars 1 and 2 are in the article.

-- Purdue Varsity Glee Club "Encore" performance. Purdue Musical Organizations. 6:30 p.m. Steps of Hovde Hall. Free.

Friday, Oct. 20

-- BCC Coffee House/Performing Arts Ensembles Showcase. Organizer: Black Cultural Center. Material and creative expressions from research tour to New Orleans. 7 p.m. BCC. Also Saturday. BCC | News release

-- Volleyball (women's) vs. Penn State. 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

-- Flicks at Fowler occasional film series. Title TBA. 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. 765-494-8976. Also Saturday at same times.

-- Purdue Jazz Band, Concert Jazz Band, and Tower of Power Band. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Free. Bands & Orchestras events

Saturday, Oct. 21

-- Volleyball (women's) vs. Rutgers. 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

-- BCC Coffee House/Performing Arts Ensembles Showcase. Organizer: Black Cultural Center. Material and creative expressions from research tour to New Orleans. 7 p.m. BCC. Also Saturday. BCC | News release

-- Flicks at Fowler occasional film series. Title TBA. 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. 765-494-8976.

Sunday, Oct. 22

-- Purdue Bells in worship service. Purdue Musical Organizations. 8:30 and 11 a.m. First United Methodist Church, 1700 W. State St. PMO

-- "Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science." Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 4 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Tickets: $34-$99. Event

 

Week 4: Oct. 23-29

Monday, Oct. 23

-- Exhibition opening: "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; panel discussion with artists, followed by reception, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 25.

Tuesday, Oct. 24

-- "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. 1:15-5 p.m. PMU, Room 118, with lunch items available. Registration required; article with link. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact OVPEC at 765-494-6373 or vpeceducation@purdue.edu before the program.

Wednesday, Oct. 25

-- Soccer (women's) vs. Maryland. 7 p.m. Folk Field. Free. Sport

Thursday, Oct. 26

-- Purdue Farmers Market. Organizer: Office of Campus Master Planning and Sustainability. Fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, freshly prepared lunches, more. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. August through October (this is the final market of the season). North end of Memorial Mall. Suggested parking is Grant Street Garage or Armory lot (for "A" permit holders). Article with information about other local farmers markets. Updates etc.:  Facebook | Twitter

Saturday, Oct. 28

-- Game Day spirit events. Highlights:
• Boilermaker Crossing. Time TBA. Sally and Bob Weist Plaza north of Mackey Arena. Free.
• "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: "Latin Fire."

-- Practice on the Patio. Wrestling practice at the south end zone patio at Ross-Ade Stadium. Two hours before kickoff of football game vs. Nebraska (admission to practice requires football game ticket). Article

-- Football vs. Nebraska (Hammer Down Cancer). 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

Sunday, Oct. 29

-- An Afternoon with Coach Gene Keady and Coach Bob Knight. Moderated by Bob Hammel. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 3 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. Tickets: $25-$55. Event | News release

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- 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

-- "Dong Yifang: Painting Through a Century of Change in China." Aug. 28-Oct. 7. Purdue University Galleries. Cut-paper and sculptural works evoke narratives from history and science that speak to present-day dilemmas. STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). Exhibition

-- "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.

-- 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

-- 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).
     * Dawn or Doom: Dublin Institute of Technology Faculty Exhibition. Sept. 18-29.
     * Design Good Now: Industrial Design Student Exhibition. Sept. 18-Oct. 6.
     * Cesar Conde: Amerikkka: Reflections of a Divided Country. Oct. 11-13.
     * Push and Pull: Contemporary Photography Exhibition. Oct. 16-27.
     * Alumni Invitational. Oct. 16-27.

-- "Natalie Baxter: Clearly Confused." Oct. 3-Nov. 4. Purdue University Galleries. Sewing and quilting with a social/political message. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. Hours: Noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays). Exhibition; reception with artist's comments at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 3.

-- "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; panel discussion with artists, followed by reception, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 25.

 

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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