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Friends of Bob Presents Habib Koite Justin Moore
 

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 […]

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Spring Fest at Purdue is weekend of family fun for all ages

09 April 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -– A Native American-inspired sculpture and a play featuring insect characters are among new activities for this year’s Spring Fest, a weekend family festival April 9-10 at Purdue University. “Spring Fest is an event for families to visit campus and enjoy educational activities from more than 30 colleges, departments and units at […]

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Saturday Cinema series continues at Lafayette’s LaLa Gallery

08 April 2011

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Saturday Cinema, which presents local, independent art films and videos, will be held on April 9th in Downtown Lafayette’s LaLa Gallery at 609 Main St. The April edition of Saturday Cinema will present “The Valley” and “The Way” starting at 6:30p. These films are live action adaptations of a short graphic story […]

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Indiana egg farmer donates 86,400 eggs to Food Finders

08 April 2011

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — As the economy makes a sluggish recovery, families in Indiana continue to find themselves struggling with food insecurity. Indiana-based Rose Acre Farms is donating more than 86,000 eggs to Food Finders Food Bank Inc. in a ceremony on Tuesday, April 12 at 11:00a to help families in need — just in time […]

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Footprint on the moon's surface

Grant provides archivist for Purdue Libraries’ astronaut collections

08 April 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue Libraries will receive a $2 million grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to endow an archivist for the Neil Armstrong and Eugene Cernan archives and special collections at the university. Conrad Hilton’s son, Barron Hilton, is the retired chairman, president and CEO of Hilton Hotels Corp. An avid pilot […]

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Purdue honors student employees April 10-16

08 April 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue University community will recognize student employees for their contributions during National Student Employment Week on April 10-16. Student Employment Services in the Division of Financial Aid at Purdue and the National Student Employment Association promote the week as a way to acknowledge the important role that student workers fulfill […]

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Coach Hope, Purdue ask the community to race against cancer

07 April 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. –- Purdue football coach Danny Hope and the university’s Center for Cancer Research are asking the community to race against cancer in The Purdue Challenge on April 9. Hope is the spokesperson for the event aimed at raising awareness and funds for the battle against cancer. “With cancer being the No. 2 cause […]

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

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