April 2, 2018
New event showcasing Purdue student research to kick off Undergraduate Research Week
The Office of Undergraduate Research is hosting a new event that will showcase the wide array of scholarly and creative work from Purdue undergraduates. "Celebrate Purdue's Thinkers, Creators, and Experimenters" will take place 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday (April 3) in the Córdova Recreational Sports Center.
"Celebrate," the kickoff event for Purdue's Undergraduate Research Week, will provide Purdue students, faculty and staff the chance to get up close to these student endeavors. The event will feature ideas, creations, theatrics and discoveries representing fields across campus, many taking interdisciplinary approaches. Entries include a rocket, an electric car, a Rube Goldberg machine, 3-D printing, entrepreneurship, robots and performances. The Boilermaker Xtra Special also will be at the event, and refreshments from Insomnia Cookies will be provided.
For more information about the event or the Office of Undergraduate Research, visit www.purdue.edu/undergrad-research.