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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 […]

Latino Cultural Center assists local nonprofit in annual dinner to fund local scholarships

30 August 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University’s Latino Cultural Center is partnering with Tippecanoe-based nonprofit organization, United Businesses Serving the Community, to host its fourth annual dinner and dance on September 24, 2011 at the Purdue Memorial Union North Ballroom in West Lafayette. Proceeds from the event will be distributed as scholarships to local high school […]

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Luke Bryan will perform October 21, 2011 at Purdue University

Luke Bryan to perform at Purdue during Homecoming weekend

29 August 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — CMT on Tour: Luke Bryan Tailgates & Tanlines – with special guests Lee Brice, Josh Thompson and Matt Mason – will perform at 8:00pm on October 21st at Purdue University’s Elliott Hall of Music. This performance is presented by Purdue Convocations and the Purdue Student Concert Committee. Bryan’s tour is set […]

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Photo of swim class from previous Pete's Pals session

Greater Lafayette youth with disabilities invited to participate in physical activity program

29 August 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -– Beginning October 12th, Pete’s Pals will host a five-week swimming program for youth with disabilities. Pete’s Pals is a Purdue University-based program that focuses on physical activity and aquatics for youth with disabilities. Those ages 3-18 can work individually with a university student clinician to improve physical fitness, swimming, and water […]

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Sometimes students use social media and technology to the exclusion of real live friends and resources.

To make friends, new college students should go offline from Facebook, email

26 August 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — While it is tempting for new college students to stay connected with high school friends through Facebook or email, a communication expert encourages them to take time to mute their phones, close their laptops and meet people the old-fashioned way: face to face. “College students should take advantage of conversational time […]

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Security images of alleged graffiti artists wanted for questioning by Purdue police

Purdue police release images of 2 sought for questioning in graffiti case

26 August 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University police have released video images of two men they want to question in connection with graffiti found at more than 20 locations around campus. Purdue police Lt. Fred Davis said graffiti was found in places stretching from State Street to Stadium Avenue and from University to Grant streets and […]

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Afro-Latin experience theme of Black Cultural Center’s fall series

24 August 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Exploring the Afro-Latin experience is the theme for the Fall Cultural Arts Series at the Purdue University Black Cultural Center. “Rhythm of Hope, Power of Heritage: Exploring the Afro-Latin Experience” will feature a play, speakers, information fair, music and other performances as well as a research tour. “Approximately 11 million Africans […]

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