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PSUB Events

18 May
2016

What's Up Wednesday

2:00 PM–3:30 PM View the event poster

Whats Up Wednesday is a perfect way to relax on your way home from class or even between your classes! Come enjoy free food, crafts and relaxing games!

Location

Union Front Lawn

19–20 May
2016

Movie on the Hill - The Divergent Series Allegiant

10:00 PM–1:00 AM View the event poster

Do you want to enjoy the warm summer nights, but you aren't exactly sure what to do? Bring a blanket and stop by at 10:00 pm to watch a free pre-release movie! Take advantage of the warm weather and bring your friends!

Location

Slayter Hill

1 Jun
2016

What's Up Wednesday

2:00 PM–3:30 PM View the event poster

Whats Up Wednesday is a perfect way to relax on your way home from class or even between your classes! Come enjoy free food, crafts and relaxing games!

Location

Union Front Lawn

2 Jun
2016

Trivia Night

7:00 PM–9:00 PM View the event poster

Do you want to test your knowledge against your friends on topics ranging from sports to music to history? Stop by at 7 p.m. with a team of up to six people to compete for a $10 gift card that can be used anywhere in the Union!

Location

Union Commons

8 Jun
2016

What's Up Wednesday

2:00 PM–3:30 PM View the event poster

Whats Up Wednesday is a perfect way to relax on your way home from class or even between your classes! Come enjoy free food, crafts and relaxing games!

Location

Union Front Lawn

15 Jun
2016

What's Up Wednesday

2:00 PM–3:30 PM View the event poster

Whats Up Wednesday is a perfect way to relax on your way home from class or even between your classes! Come enjoy free food, crafts and relaxing games!

Location

Union Front Lawn

16 Jun
2016

Summer Kickoff

4:00 PM–7:00 PM View the event poster

Start the summer off right when you stop by the Union Front Lawn for the Kick-Off to Summer! There will be inflatables, free food, crafts, and much more!

Location

Union Front Lawn (Rain Location: North Ballroom)

18 Jun
2016

Kings Island Trip

9:00 AM–11:00 PM

Come with us and experience the perfect opportunity to have fun, relax and spend time with friends at Kings Island!

Location

Kings Island (Ohio)

24–25 Jun
2016

Movie on the Hill - Batman v. Superman Dawn of Justice

10:00 PM–1:00 AM View the event poster

Do you want to enjoy the warm summer nights, but you aren't exactly sure what to do? Bring a blanket and stop by at 10:00 pm to watch a free pre-release movie! Take advantage of the warm weather and bring your friends!

Location

Slayter Hill

29 Jun
2016

What's Up Wednesday

2:00 PM–3:30 PM View the event poster

Come and enjoy mini cheeseburgers, fruit and olympic themed crafts while learning more about our remaining Think Summer Events with PSUB's What's Up Wednesday!

Location

Union Front Lawn

30 Jun
2016

Trivia Night

7:00 PM–9:00 PM View the event poster

Do you want to test your knowledge against your friends on topics ranging from sports to music to history? Stop by at 7 p.m. with a team of up to six people to compete for a $10 gift card that can be used anywhere in the Union!

Location

Union Commons

6 Jul
2016

Summer Concert Series featuring Michael Kelsey

6:00 PM–7:30 PM View the event poster

Get ready to sing, clap and dance to the rhythm of the music! Come join us for the Think Summer Summer Concert Series!Food will be available starting at 6 p.m. More information on the pricing coming soon!

Location

Union Front Lawn

7 Jul
2016

Cultural Festival

4:00 PM–7:00 PM View the event poster

Come on out and celebrate the different cultures represented on our wonderful campus! There will be performances such as spoken word, dance, storytelling and more! Please come on out for a awesome learning experience! There will be free food, crafts, music and more!

Location

Union Front Lawn, Rain Location Union North Ballroom

9 Jul
2016

Chicago Trip

9:00 AM–10:00 AM View the event poster

Do you want to take a break from campus and explore a big city? PSUB is sponsoring a trip to Chicago for just $25. Pickup will be at the Stewart Center and drop-offs will be at Navy Pier. Spend the entire day doing whatever you want! Visit museums, parks, restaurants, the beach and much more! Sign-up in PMU 268. PU Student ID required.

Location

Chicago, IL

13 Jul
2016

What's Up Wednesday

2:00 PM–3:30 PM View the event poster

Come and enjoy pizza and breadsticks while learning about the remaining Think Summer Events! Crafts and inflatables will be waiting for you!

Location

Union Front Lawn, Rain Location Union Commons

13 Jul
2016

Summer Concert Series featuring Todd Kessler and the New Folk

6:00 PM–7:30 PM View the event poster

If you like the bands Edward Sharpe and The Magnestic Zeros, Iron and Wine and The Decemberists then come on out for Think Summers Summer Concert Series performance by Todd Kessler and the New Folk! It will surely be a time to remember! Food will be available for purchase at 6p.m.

Location

Union Front Lawn

15 Jul
2016

Late Night Breaktast

8:00 PM–11:00 PM View the event poster

The perfect opportunity to chill with friends, enjoy a classic breakfast for dinner meal and hollywood themed fun! If you like free food, prizes, trivia and crafts; we highly suggest that you come for a great time!

Location

Harrison Hall

20 Jul
2016

Summer Concert Series featuring The Snyders

6:00 PM–7:30 PM View the event poster

Come on out and enjoy some hip swining head bobbing funk with the family band The Snyders! If you enjoy good funk music with a good family atmosphere then this is the perfect night for you!

Location

Union Front Lawn

23 Jul
2016

Community Service Project

10:00 AM–11:00 PM View the event poster

Are you wanting to give back to the community, but you aren't sure where to start? Think Summer will be partnering with CELD in giving a hand to Food finders Food Bank! Come get a lesson on the deeper meaning behind volunteering and the impact that your time has on those in the community! Food will be available for purchase at 6 p.m.

Location

Food Finders

27 Jul
2016

Summer Concert Series featuring Brett Wiscons

6:00 PM–7:30 PM View the event poster

Come on out and listen to the creative mixture of pop, soul and haunting acoustics of Brett Wiscons! A must see storyteller that uses his haunting vocals and eclectic blend of melodies to entertain his audience!

Location

Union Front Lawn

28 Jul
2016

Trivia Night

7:00 PM–9:00 PM View the event poster

Do you want to test your knowledge against your friends on topics ranging from sports to music to history? Stop by at 7 p.m. with a team of up to six people to compete for a $10 gift card that can be used anywhere in the Union!

Location

Union Commons

2 Aug
2016

Destress Fest

3:00 PM–6:00 PM View the event poster

Take a break from the stress of finals and come to the CoRec for some relaxation! Crafts, bingo, massages, an oxygen bar, and free food.

Location

CoRec

4 Aug
2016

Olympic Watch Party

3:00 PM–6:00 PM View the event poster

Are you pumped about the 2016 Summer Olympics? Come on out and gear up for the summer olympics with a pre-olympian party! A chance to show off your athletic talent by participating in summer olympic games such as archery, volleyball and badmitton! If you are too good for these sports and would hate to humiliate your friends and fellow boilermakers because of your epic skill, then join us for olympic trivia and Bingo and maybe win a medal or two ;)

Location

Union Commons and Union Front Lawn

17 Sep
2016

Up Up and Away

6:00 PM–9:00 PM View the event poster

Enjoy the chance of a lifetime to ride in a hot air balloon at Up, Up and Away! The event will feature hot air balloon rides for free along with a caricature artist, free food, paint balloon art and tie dye. Bring your friends for the event at 6:00-9:00 pm in Pickett Park on September 17. Weather date is Spetember 18 6:00-9:00 pm

Location

Pickett Park

10 Dec
2016

Breakfast with Santa

8:00 AM–10:30 AM View the event poster

Take a photo with Santa at Breakfast with Santa! Families are welcome to enjoy a warm breakfast catered by the Purdue Memorial Union. Children can enjoy decorating cookies, creating holiday crafts, and playing reindeer games!

Location

PMU Great Hall and South Ballroom

20 Jan
2017

Open Mic Night

7:00 PM–10:00 PM

Check out free, live performances by your fellow Boilermakers at Open Mic Night, Jan. 20th in the Union Commons from 7-10pm! If you are interested in performing, sign ups start at 6:30 pm!

Location

PMU Commons

27 Jan
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

7:00 PM–9:30 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks at Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

27 Jan
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

9:30 PM–11:30 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks at Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

28 Jan
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

7:00 PM–9:30 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks at Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

28 Jan
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

9:30 PM–11:30 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks at Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

9 Feb
2017

Books and Coffee: Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff

4:00 PM–5:00 PM

Enjoy a discussion from a selected book by Purdue faculty and refreshments each week! This week is Lovecraft County by Matt Ruff; discussion led by Dorsey Armstrong, Professor of English and Provost Fellow in the College of Liberal Arts

Location

STEW 302/306

10–11 Feb
2017

Disco Night

8:00 PM–12:00 AM

Bring your bell bottoms and dance the night away at the hottest roller skating rink in town! Join us at the CoRec for a night of free food, classic games, skating, and disco.

Location

CoRec MAC & Upper gym

16 Feb
2017

Books and Coffee: Bone Gap by Laura Ruby

4:00 PM–5:00 PM

Enjoy a discussion from a selected book by Purdue faculty and refreshments each week! This week's is a National Book Award finalist & Printz Award Winner - Bone Gap by Laura Ruby; discussion led by Janet Alsup, Professor and head of Curriculum & Instruction in the College of Education

Location

STEW 302/306

17 Feb
2017

Student Film Festival Submissions

5:00 PM–5:00 PM

Student Film Fest submissions must be turned into the PSUB Film mail box by February 17th at 5pm in PMU 268!

Location

PMU 268

18 Feb
2017

BoilerCon 02.18.2017

12:30 PM–6:00 PM

Do you enjoy everything super hero? How about anime? Or even the Disney princesses? Come out and attend Purdue’s one and only Comic Convention! There will be vendors, panelist, games, tournaments, artists, and a cosplay contest. Saturday February 15th in the Union ballrooms from 12:30-6:30pm. Free and open to the public.

Location

Purdue Memorial Union Ballrooms

23 Feb
2017

Books and Coffee: Nimona by Noelle Stevenson

4:00 PM–5:00 PM

Enjoy a discussion from a selected book by Purdue faculty and refreshments each week! This week's is a National Book Award finalist - Nimona by Noelle Stevenson; discussion led by Nush Powell, Associate Professor of English & University Faculty Scholar in the College of Liberal Arts

Location

Union South Ballroom

23–24 Feb
2017

Arabian Nights

9:00 PM–12:00 AM

Come indulge yourself in a night of entertainment ARAB STYLE! Learn about the Arabian traditions as we spread the culture through dancing, singing, food and much more! All on Friday February 23rd, 9 pm - Midnight in the PMU North Ballroom. Free with PUID!

Location

Purdue Memorial Union North Ballroom

24 Feb
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

7:00 PM–9:30 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks @ Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall STEW

24 Feb
2017

Open Mic Night

7:00 PM–10:00 PM

Check out free, live performances by fellow students at Open Mic Night, Feb. in the Union Commons from 7-10pm! If you are interested in performing, sign ups start at 6:30 pm!

Location

PMU Commons

24 Feb
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

9:30 PM–11:00 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks @ Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.Event description

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

25 Feb
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

7:00 PM–9:30 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks @ Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

25 Feb
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

9:30 PM–11:00 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks @ Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

1–28 Mar
2017

Battle of the Bands Demo Collection

12:00 AM–5:00 PM

Are you in a band? Do you want the chance to perform in front of judges and compete for prizes? Well then submit a demo for Battle of the Bands! Demos should be 3 minutes of your best stuff, and turned in to PMU 268 before March 28th or via dropbox/soundcloud link to psubconc@purdue.edu.

Location

PMU 268

3–4 Mar
2017

Boiler Madness

8:00 PM–12:00 AM

Do you enjoy basketball games such as knockout and free groceries? Boiler Madness will include crafts, inflatables, basketball games, Grocery Bingo, and much more! Join us Friday, March 3rd from 8-12 a.m. and bring your friends!

Location

CoRec

5 Mar
2017

Books and Chocolare Milk/Family Fun Day

2:00 PM–4:30 PM

Enjoy a fun-filled day decorating cookies, creating family-friendly crafts, and books read by Purdue students from various famous children authors!

Location

Union Ballrooms & PMU 118

9 Mar
2017

Art Series - Electronic Art

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

Come out and make your own LED mobile of floating lights or create an engraved night lamp! The event is on Thursday, March 9th from 7:00-9:00 pm in the Krach Leadership Center, Room 120. Sign ups are in the PSUB office, in PMU 268 and are available only for Purdue students at $5 per person.

Location

Krach Leadership Center, Room 120

23 Mar
2017

Books & Coffee: Alexander Hamilton with special guest - President Mitch Daniels

4:00 PM–5:00 PM

Enjoy a discussion from a selected book by President Mitch Daniels and refreshments! This week's is a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist- Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow; discussion led by President Mitch Daniels, Purdue University president. Refreshments will be served in Ringel Gallery, STEW

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

23 Mar
2017

Art Series - Candle Making

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

On Thursday, March 23rd from 7:00-9:00 pm in the Union Commons, enjoy making various types of candles and receive Starbucks samples all for free! Purdue students can sign up in the PSUB office, PMU 268.

Location

Union Commons

24 Mar
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

7:00 PM–9:30 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks at Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

24 Mar
2017

Open Mic Night

7:00 PM–10:00 PM

Check out free, live performances by fellow students at Open Mic Night, Mar. in the Union Commons from 7-10pm! If you are interested in performing, sign ups start at 6:30 pm!

Location

Union Commons

24 Mar
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

9:30 PM–11:00 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks at Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

25 Mar
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

7:00 PM–9:30 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks at Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

25 Mar
2017

Flicks @ Fowler

9:30 PM–11:00 PM

Come enjoy a night out watching a newly released movie without the hassle of going to the movie theater. Flicks at Fowler will have showings at 7:00 and 9:30pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free with PU student ID and $4 without.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

6 Apr
2017

Art Series - Ceramics

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

For just $5 a person, enjoy a night of creativity and fun alongside your friends making a ceramic mug with all instruction and supplies provided by Lala Gallery & Studio. Join us on Thursday, April 6th, from 7:00 pm-9:00 pm in the Union commons to make your masterpiece and receive free Starbucks samples throughout the event! Sign-ups, restricted to Purdue students, are in PMU 268.

Location

Union Commons

7 Apr
2017

Open Mic Night

7:00 PM–10:00 PM

Check out free, live performances by fellow students at Open Mic Night, Mar. in the Union Commons from 7-10pm! If you are interested in performing, sign ups start at 6:30 pm!

Location

Union Commons

15 Apr
2017

Student Film Festival

7:00 PM–10:00 PM

Do you enjoy watching short films? Come check out what your fellow Boilermakers have made at the Purdue University Student Film Festival. Showings of the films and the awrds ceremony will be held on Saturday April 15th at 7pm in Fowler Hall, STEW. Free and open to the public.

Location

Fowler Hall, STEW

20 Apr
2017

Art Series - Graffiti

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

Get the incredible opportunity to learn how to make graffiti art! The student-led event will take place on Thursday, April 20th from 7:00-9:00 pm on the Union Front Lawn. The event is free and sign ups are restricted to Purdue students. Sign ups in the PSUB office, in PMU 268 .

Location

Union Front Lawn

21–22 Apr
2017

Battle of the Bands Demo Collection

8:00 PM–12:00 AM

Do you love live music? Do you want to see a variety of diverse bands battle it out? Then check out Battle of the Bands on April 21st, at 8 PM on the Purdue Engineering Mall. There will be musical performances, juggling, comedy and much more at this thrilling night of celebrating Purdue's talent.

Location

Purdue Engineering Mall

21–22 Apr
2017

Carnival Night

8:00 PM–12:00 AM

Enjoy an evening of music, food, games, juggling, fire, prizes, and fun at Purdue After Dark's annual Carnival Night! You'll be able to play your favorite carnival games, and win lots of amazing prizes! FREE w/ your Purdue Student ID

Location

Purdue Engingeering Mall

22 Apr
2017

Movie on the Hill

9:00 PM–11:00 PM

Come enjoy the unique experience of watching a newly released movie on Slayter Hill. Free and open to the public and concessions available for purchase. On Friday April 22nd showing starts at 9pm on Slayter Hill.

Location

Slayter Hill (Rain Location: Fowler Hall, STEW)

26 Apr
2017

Destress Fest

3:00 PM–6:00 PM

Take a breather before finals begin and enjoy so relaxing activities at Destress Fest!

Location

Union North Ballroom