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Friends of Bob Presents Habib Koite

Friends of Bob live music co-op presents Habib Koité on Saturday, February 22 at Lafayette’s Duncan Hall. Koité is a solo singer, songwriter and guitarist, based in Mali. His band, Bamada, is a supergroup of West African musicians, including Kélétigui Diabaté playing balafon. Koité is known primarily for his unique approach to playing the guitar […]

Justin Moore’s Off The Beaten Path Tour

Justin Moore will truly take his fans on a unique journey with a headlining tour in support of his September 17 album release ‘Off The Beaten Path.’ “I can’t express, in words, how excited I am about this tour. The success of the Outlaws Like Me Tour gave us the opportunity to step it up […]

Twenty-four Indiana arts organizations to receive stimulus grants

14 July 2009

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Arts Council of Indianapolis announced today that 24 cultural program providers will receive federal economic stimulus funds totaling more than a half-million dollars. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funds will be coming to Indiana from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to help […]

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Franscoviak receives Indiana Breastfeeding Alliance award

14 July 2009

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Sherry Franscoviak, R.N., IBCLC, RLC, the outpatient lactation coordinator at the Kathryn Weil Center for Education and St. Elizabeth Regional Health, recently received the “2009 Breastfeeding Award of Excellence: Rookie of the Year” award from the Indiana Breastfeeding Alliance for her work and outreach to families. She was honored for her commitment […]

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Purdue Compliment Guys hit the road for national tour

14 July 2009

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Compliment Guys, two Purdue University undergraduates whose weekly campus compliment campaign gained international attention, are headed on a 10-city tour to brighten the days of people from New Orleans to New York. Brett Westcott, a junior from Plainfield, Ill., and Cameron Brown, a junior from Toledo, Ohio, kick off their […]

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Purdue Summer Band to perform various genres at Slayter on July 14

14 July 2009

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue Summer Band will feature jazz, folk melodies and light classics during an outdoor concert Tuesday (July 14) at Slayter Center on the West Lafayette campus of Purdue University. The hour-long concert, which starts at 7:30p, is free and open to the public. Jay Gephart and Ishbah Cox, both members […]

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Wind conference shows how Hoosier farms can grow electricity

14 July 2009

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Some farm fields aren’t just for growing crops and providing pasture anymore. Increasingly, they’re producing electricity, said Chad Martin, Purdue University Extension renewable energy specialist. Utility scale wind farms offer farmers and other rural landowners an opportunity to earn thousands of dollars in annual income and, at the same time, generate […]

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Johnston finishes second at Indiana Open

13 July 2009

Purdue men's golfer, Erich Johnston finished second at the Indiana Open Championship at the Brickyard Crossing in Indianapolis. It is his second second-place finish in a significant Indiana golf tournament this summer after finishing as the runner-up at the Indiana State Amateur in June.

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