News & Updates

The original Student Concert Committee in 1976

Student Concert Committee Celebrates 40 Years of Concerts

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

From Bob Dylan and George Carlin to Lady Gaga and Avicii, Purdue Student Concert Committee celebrates 40 years of entertainment promotion in West Lafayette.

Convocations Voice Network student ushers at The Avett Brothers, 2015

Convocations Voice Network Celebrates 30 Years

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Formally recognized by the Office of the Dean of Students as a student organization in 1985, our 300+ member student ushering club offers a top-notch patron experience.

Elliott Hall of Music construction panorama

Elliott Hall of Music 75th Anniversary: 1940-2015

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

Located in the heart of Purdue’s West Lafayette campus for 75 years, Elliott Hall of Music stands as one of the University’s most iconic landmarks.

Purdue Steinway Selection Group included Joel Harrison, John Nine, Todd Wetzel, Eric Zuber, Janet Nine, and Craig Gigax.

A New Steinway Piano Creates Grand Opportunities

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

Convocations will debut a brand new Steinway D Concert Grand piano gifted to Purdue University which will feature in multiple performances during the season.

Purdue Convocations 15-16 Season Video

Watch the Full 2015-16 Season Video

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Watch the complete 2015-16 Purdue Convocations Season Preview video as shown at the Party of the Season.
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Celtic Woman X: 10th Anniversary Tour logo and stage shot

Celtic Woman Returns to Purdue with 10th Anniversary World Tour

Friday, May 29th, 2015

The Irish quartet will bring its 10th Anniversary World Tour to Purdue University’s Elliott Hall of Music on Saturday, October 3 at 7:30 p.m.

Steinway D Concert Piano

Piano Performance: Friends of Convos Special Initiative

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

A special trio of performances are planned for the 2015-16 season to dedicate our new Steinway D Concert Grand piano, including an extraordinary engagement with Philip Glass.

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Mark Morris Dance Group: Friends of Convos Special Initiative

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Works such as Mark Morris Dance Group’s Dido & Aeneas are created by investment in our collective cultural legacy by generous Convocations supporters.

Season Announcement

Purdue Convocations announces its 2015-16 season

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Purdue Convocations’ 2015-16 season, will feature more than 25 events, including an array of Broadway musicals, lectures, opera, theatre, music and concerts.

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Education: Friends of Convos Special Initiative

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

With field trip & arts budgets being routinely cut or lessened, your gift can have a critical impact on a student’s increased cultural understanding.


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