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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 […]

Holocaust Remembrance Conference set April 3-13

25 March 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The 30th annual Greater Lafayette Holocaust Remembrance Conference will take place April 3-13 in Purdue University’s Stewart Center and at other West Lafayette locations. The conference theme is “Fear of the ‘Other’: Still with Us.” Registration for the conference will begin at 12:30p. April 3 in Stewart Center, Room 214. All […]

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T. Coraghessan Boyle

Fiction novelist T. Coraghessan Boyle event scheduled for March 29

25 March 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — T. Coraghessan Boyle, internationally recognized author of 22 fiction novels, will speak March 29 as part of the Purdue Libraries Distinguished Lecture Series. Boyle’s most recent novels include “Talk Talk” in 2006, “The Women” in 2009 and “Wild Child” this year. His latest book, “When the Killing’s Done,” was released last […]

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New Egyptian prime minister spent 7 years at Purdue

03 March 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -– Essam Abdel-Aziz Sharaf, the new prime minister of Egypt, is remembered as a good and honest man by the Purdue University civil engineering professor who mentored him for seven years. Sharaf came to Purdue in 1978. He earned master’s and doctorate degrees in civil engineering and did post-doctoral work at Purdue. […]

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Scene from Spamalot

Monty Python’s Spamalot at Purdue on March 27

03 March 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -– The Tony Award-winning “Monty Python’s Spamalot,” comes to Purdue University’s Elliott Hall of Music at 3:00p, March 27, 2011. The performance is presented by Purdue Convocations. Based on the comedy team’s most popular motion picture, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, “Monty Python’s Spamalot” won three 2005 Tony Awards, including best […]

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Obese woman

Discrimination against the obese contributes to health problems

03 March 2011

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The discrimination that obese people feel, whether it is poor service at a restaurant or being treated differently in the workplace, may have a direct impact on their physical health, according to new research from Purdue University. “Obesity is a physiological issue, but when people have negative interactions in their social […]

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Indiana Energy Star Credit has reached its cap

03 March 2011

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Indiana Department of Revenue announced today that as of March 1, 2011, claims toward the Energy Star Heating & Cooling Equipment Credit had reached Indiana’s $1 million limit, which the legislature assigned to cover claims toward this credit. Any claims received after the cap was reached will be denied. A denial […]

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Posted in Indiana Politics

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