Purdue Today

December 14, 2009

Events this week

Here is a list of events happening Dec. 14-20 at the West Lafayette campus.

Monday, Dec. 14

-- Final exam period begins; through Saturday.

-- Open forum on current economic situation in the state and at Purdue. Open to all faculty and staff. Speakers: President France A. Córdova; Al Diaz, executive vice president for business and finance, treasurer; and Randy Woodson, vice president for academic affairs and provost. There will be time for questions. 1-2 p.m. South Ballroom, PMU.

-- Purdue on BTN: "The Matt Painter Show." Big Ten Network. 5:30 p.m. Summary of Big Ten athletics and Purdue-produced campus programming on BTN is at www.bigtennetwork.com/schedule/Big-Ten-Network-Purdue-programming.asp.

-- Matt Painter Radio Show. With host Larry Clisby. 6-7 p.m. From Puccini's on the Levee; with questions from live audience and callers. Carried on Purdue Sports Network stations; flagship station is WHSP-95.7 FM in Lafayette, and list of stations is at www.purduesports.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/m-bball-radio-network.html. More about the coach's radio show and television show is on that page also. Note: Next radio show, after holiday break, is Jan. 4.

-- Sharon Versyp Radio Show. With host Tim Newton. 7:10 p.m. From Puccini's on the Levee; with questions from live audience and callers. Carried on WBPE-95.3 FM in Lafayette. More about the coach's radio show and television show (normally at noon Saturday on WLFI) is at www.purduesports.com/sports/w-baskbl/pur-w-baskbl-body.html; under Sport Links on right, click "Radio and TV Information." Note: Next radio show, after holiday break, is 7 p.m. Jan. 5 (Tuesday).

 

Tuesday, Dec. 15

-- ADA Audio Conference. "Legal Updates: Social Networking Sites and Accessibility: Implications for Employers." Office of Institutional Equity. 2-3:30 p.m. Room 313, STEW. Online registration for this workshop is at www.purdue.edu/ethics/oie/events.shtml; select event title and date; more description is in following online pages. For more information, for registration assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation: OIE at 49-47253 (voice), 49-61343 (tty), or equity@purdue.edu.

 

Thursday, Dec. 17

-- Purdue on BTN: "The Sharon Versyp Show." Big Ten Network. 5:30 p.m. Summary of Big Ten athletics and Purdue-produced campus programming on BTN is at www.bigtennetwork.com/schedule/Big-Ten-Network-Purdue-programming.asp.

 

Friday, Dec. 18

-- Open forum with candidate for associate dean for distance learning, Continuing Education and Conferences. Mickey Latour. 9-10 a.m. Room 218AB, STEW. Open to faculty, staff and students. (Third of 3.)

 

Saturday, Dec. 19

-- End of final exam period and end of semester. (Spring semester begins Jan. 11.)

-- Women's basketball vs. Evansville. Noon. Mackey Arena. Tickets: adult, $12; ages 3 to college, $5.

-- Men's basketball vs. Ball State. Wooden Tradition. 4 p.m. Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis. Tickets: $60-$15. More at www.woodentradition.com.

 

Sunday, Dec. 20

-- Fall Commencement, Division I: Agriculture; Education; Engineering; Liberal Arts. 9:30 a.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. For electronic viewing options, see http://news.uns.purdue.edu/x/2009b/091209DietrichWebcast.html.

 

-- Wrestling. Purdue Duals. Four matches: 10 a.m. vs. Mount St. Joseph; noon vs. Indianapolis; 2 p.m. vs. Southern Illinois; 4 p.m. vs. Lakeland. Intercollegiate Athletic Facility. Tickets: public, $5; student, $2; group of 15 or more, $1 per ticket.

-- Fall Commencement, Division II: Consumer and Family Sciences; Management; Pharmacy, Nursing, and Health Sciences; Science; Technology; Veterinary Medicine. 2:30 p.m. Elliott Hall of Music. By ticket only. For electronic viewing options, see http://news.uns.purdue.edu/x/2009b/091209DietrichWebcast.html.

 

ONGOING EVENTS

All week

-- Purdue University Galleries. The Stewart Center Gallery is closed and will reopen Jan. 11 with "Patrick Earl Hammie: Platforms." The Robert L. Ringel Gallery in Purdue Memorial Union is closed and will reopen Jan. 19 with a new display of selections from the permanent collection. During the semester, hours again will be 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, plus Thursday until 8 p.m.; and 1-5 p.m. Sunday. More about Galleries is at www.purdue.edu/galleries.

 

Monday-Friday

-- John Purdue Room. Closed until spring semester; opening date TBD. More about dining options from the Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management is at www.cfs.purdue.edu/htm/about/restaurants.shtml.

 

TICKETS

Events are free unless noted (except that conference registrations may be omitted here). Ticket prices are for single events, not any series or discount offers. An exception to the following will be noted in the listing.

For varsity athletics tickets, call the Athletic Ticket Office, (765) 494-3194 or (800) 49-SPORT [497-7678]; or visit the office in the Intercollegiate Athletic Facility. The office is open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and before ticketed events at IAF, Mackey Arena and Ross-Ade Stadium. For ticketed sports events at other Purdue venues, tickets will be on sale before the event at the venue. More at www.purduesports.com.

For Purdue Convocations and Purdue Theatre events and some others as announced, go to ticket offices in Elliott Hall (lower level, northeast end by Hovde Hall) or Stewart Center (west lobby), or call (765) 494-3933 or (800) 914-SHOW [914-7469]. The Elliott Hall box office is open 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday and two hours before ticketed events there. The Stewart Center box office is open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday and two hours before ticketed events there.

Purdue Theatre tickets are sold also at the Pao Hall box office. It is open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday and two hours before ticketed events there.

More about box offices and venues is at www.housing.purdue.edu/HTML/HallOfMusic.