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December 19, 2003

Purdue Ag Alumni to celebrate in Orlando

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Purdue University Agricultural Alumni Association will host a reception for alumni and friends to celebrate the Boilermakers' Capital One Bowl appearance in Orlando, Fla.

The reception will be Dec. 31 immediately following the Purdue pep rally at the Orange County Convention Center. The pep rally is scheduled for 4 p.m., but the time is subject to change. Purdue will face the University of Georgia Bulldogs in the Capital One Bowl on New Year's Day.

The reception is free and will include light food and drinks. The event is open to alumni and friends of the Purdue schools of Agriculture, Veterinary Medicine, and Consumer and Family Sciences. The deans of each school also will attend.

To make reservations for the reception, contact the Purdue Ag Alumni office by Dec. 28 at (765) 494-8593, Please give your name and the number of people who will attend.

More information about Purdue bowl events, including updated times and schedules, is available online.

Writer: Beth Forbes, (765) 494-2722;

Source: Donya Lester, executive secretary of the Ag Alumni Association, (765) 494-8593,

Ag Communications: (765) 494-2722; Beth Forbes,
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