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Purdue Bands beats winter blahs with musical treats

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Music that takes you on an armchair voyage from Brazil to Japan, an appearance by Indianapolis Symphony hornist Julie Beckel Yager and the introduction of Purdue’s new Wind Ensemble are all part of Purdue Bands & Orchestras’ Winter Music Gala this weekend at the Long Center. The debut of the Wind […] Read the full story

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Latin American Film Series picks announced, begins Feb 23

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Latino Student Council has chosen four films for the Latin American Film Series, which begins Tuesday (Feb. 23). The annual event showcases a variety of Latin American films followed by a guided discussion led by a guest facilitator. All events are free and open to the public. The films to […] Read the full story

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Kid Cudi, B.o.B to perform at Purdue’s Elliott Hall of Music

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Rapper Kid Cudi will perform at 8:00p, March 26, 2010 in Purdue University’s Elliott Hall of Music. The show also will feature special guest B.o.B. Purdue’s Student Concert Committee is presenting the performance. Kid Cudi (Scott Mescudi) first gained major attention after the release of his debut mixtape “A Kid Named […] Read the full story

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Black Voices of Inspiration collaborate with Bach Chorale Singers for a soulful celebration of song

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue University Black Voices of Inspiration along with the Bach Chorale Singers of Lafayette will present the Black History Month concert “Rock-A-My-Soul” at 4 p.m. Sunday (Feb. 21) at First Baptist Church, 411 N. Seventh St., Lafayette, Ind. The first half of the concert will include the work “Changed My […] Read the full story

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Master puppeteer debuts new Don Quixote film at Purdue

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A master puppeteer who contributed to “Batman Returns,” “Men in Black” and “Aliens Resurrection” will debut his new film “Don Quixote” on March 3 at Purdue University. “Don Quixote,” is the second installment in Steven Ritz-Barr’s “Classics in Miniature,” a series of 30-minute films based on great works of literature and […] Read the full story

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‘American Presidents: Life Portraits’ exhibit draws strong reviews

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Around 20 students from Noblesville’s Guerin Catholic High School received more than a history lesson Thursday (Feb. 4) when they visited Purdue’s Hicks Undergraduate Library. In touring C-SPAN’s exhibit “American Presidents: Life Portraits,” the students were able to combine history with art and literature. “It was just a different experience for […] Read the full story

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