Purdue University Purdue Memorial Union Purdue Student Union Board

PSUB Events

17–25 Sep
2014

King and Queen Voting

8:00 AM–11:45 PM

7 men and 7 women are selected by a panel of anonymous judges to represent Purdue on Homecoming Court. Vote on Boilerlink and support your favorite candidates! It’s easy to vote. Just go to Boilerlink, sign in, and follow the prompts.

Location

BoilerLink

22 Sep
2014

Homecoming Kickoff Cookout

11:30 AM–1:30 PM

Kickoff a great Homecoming week with FREE hotdogs, crafts and games. Meet the Homecoming candidates, and watch a special performance by the Purduettes! FREE with Purdue student ID.

Location

Union Front Lawn

24 Sep
2014

Homecoming Carnival

2:30 PM–5:30 PM

This carnival will be held on the memorial mall on Wednesday afternoon. It will have carnival games, inflatables, special guests, and carnival food. There will also be opportunities for competing groups to gain points towards their overall Homecoming score. The event will also serve as the drop off point for groups competing in the food drive.

Location

Memorial Mall

25 Sep
2014

Homecoming Trivia Night

8:00 PM–10:00 PM

Come compete in teams of 6 people to show off your Purdue knowledge. There will be 7 rounds with categories ranging from Purdue people to Purdue places. Grab some friends and challenge yourselves with Purdue trivia!

Location

Union Commons

26 Sep
2014

Homecoming Parade

8:00 PM–10:00 PM

Celebrate with friends at the Boilermaker Night Train Parade! The parade will feature walking units, vehicles and floats made by student organizations and local businesses. The route will begin at the corner of Pierce and State Street, west on State Street, north on Martin Jischke Drive, east on Third Street before turning north on University Street and ending at Mackey Arena. The parade will highlight this year’s theme “Stay Gold” Come celebrate our university and community at the parade!

Location

Campus Route

27–26 Sep
2014

Purdue Football vs Iowa

12:00 PM–10:00 PM

Come watch as our Boilermaker football team takes on the Hawkeyes from Iowa.

Location

Ross-Aide Stadium

2 Oct
2014

Coffee and Canvas

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

Come enjoy free Starbucks coffee and pastries and create your own canvas at the PSUB Coffee and Canvas Artist Stacy Bogan will be instructing students on how to create their own personal painting. Coffee and Canvas will be on October 23rd in the Union Commons from 7-9pm. Sign-ups begin on September 2nd in the PSUB Office (PMU Room 268) so be sure to sign up before all the spots are filled! Free with your Purdue ID.

Location

Union Commons

3 Oct
2014

Open Mic Night

7:30 PM–10:00 PM

Come enjoy music, comedy, and poetry, from talented Purdue students, down by Starbucks in the Union Commons from 7:30-10pm! Signs ups start at 7pm. And if you answer out trivia question correctly, you just might win a free drink from Starbucks!

Location

Union Commons

4 Oct
2014

Six Flags Trip

12:00 AM–12:00 AM

Looking for thrills and chills? Come with us to Six Flags Great America where you can ride some of the biggest, fastest, and craziest rides in the country! You will be free to wander the park on your own and participate in the first weekend of Fright Fest. The cost is only $50 and covers your ticket and the bus ride to and from the park.

Location

Six Flags Great America in Chicago, IL

9 Oct
2014

Coffee and Canvas

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

Come enjoy free Starbucks coffee and pastries and create your own canvas at the PSUB Coffee and Canvas Artist Stacy Bogan will be instructing students on how to create their own personal painting. Coffee and Canvas will be on October 23rd in the Union Commons from 7-9pm. Sign-ups begin on September 2nd in the PSUB Office (PMU Room 268) so be sure to sign up before all the spots are filled! Free with your Purdue ID.

Location

Union Commons

16 Oct
2014

Coffee and Canvas

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

Come enjoy free Starbucks coffee and pastries and create your own canvas at the PSUB Coffee and Canvas Artist Stacy Bogan will be instructing students on how to create their own personal painting. Coffee and Canvas will be on October 23rd in the Union Commons from 7-9pm. Sign-ups begin on September 2nd in the PSUB Office (PMU Room 268) so be sure to sign up before all the spots are filled! Free with your Purdue ID.

Location

Union Commons

17 Oct
2014

Open Mic Night

7:30 PM–10:00 PM

Come enjoy music, comedy, and poetry, from talented Purdue students, down by Starbucks in the Union Commons from 7:30-10pm! Signs ups start at 7pm. And if you answer out trivia question correctly, you just might win a free drink from Starbucks!

Location

Union Commons

23 Oct
2014

Coffee and Canvas

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

Come enjoy free Starbucks coffee and pastries and create your own canvas at the PSUB Coffee and Canvas Artist Stacy Bogan will be instructing students on how to create their own personal painting. Coffee and Canvas will be on October 23rd in the Union Commons from 7-9pm. Sign-ups begin on September 2nd in the PSUB Office (PMU Room 268) so be sure to sign up before all the spots are filled! Free with your Purdue ID.

Location

Union Commons

24–25 Oct
2014

Halloween Late Night

8:00 PM–12:00 AM

Halloween is just around the corner! You don't want to miss this night of terrifying fun. Whether you are waiting to see The Rocky Horror Picture Show at 12am or just want to celebrate the holiday, we have tons of free activities for you to do!

Location

Union North Ballroom

30 Oct
2014

Coffee and Canvas

7:00 PM–9:00 PM

Come enjoy free Starbucks coffee and pastries and create your own canvas at the PSUB Coffee and Canvas Artist Stacy Bogan will be instructing students on how to create their own personal painting. Coffee and Canvas will be on October 23rd in the Union Commons from 7-9pm. Sign-ups begin on September 2nd in the PSUB Office (PMU Room 268) so be sure to sign up before all the spots are filled! Free with your Purdue ID.

Location

Union Commons

7 Nov
2014

Open Mic Night

7:30 PM–10:00 PM

Come enjoy music, comedy, and poetry, from talented Purdue students, down by Starbucks in the Union Commons from 7:30-10pm! Signs ups start at 7pm. And if you answer out trivia question correctly, you just might win a free drink from Starbucks!

Location

Union Commons

11 Nov
2014

Veterans Day

11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Please join us to support our veterans in the Purdue Memorial Union Great Hall. The ceremony will begin at 11:00 am followed by a reception for our veterans.

Location

Union Great Hall and 118

14–15 Nov
2014

Laser Tag

9:00 PM–1:00 AM

We are bringing the experience of laser tag to you! With 22 inflated bunkers scattered throughout the darkened gym, you can sneak, crawl, hide or run around to deflect shots and hit the opposing team, laser tag style. With up to five players on a team you can bring a group of friends or join with others to play this unique game. Be sure to check out the other fun activities while you wait, too!

Location

CoRec's MAC Gym

17–21 Nov
2014

AIDS/HIV Awareness Quilt

9:00 AM–5:00 PM

Join us this November 17th-21st from 9am-5pm for the annual AIDS/HIV awareness week by stopping by room PMU118 to experience the AIDS Memorial Quilt display – a panel of the actual quilt made up of thousands of blocks that commemorate those who have died from AIDS/HIV. “You don’t have to be infected to be affected.”

Location

PMU 118

8–22 Dec
2014

Holidays at the Union

12:00 AM–11:59 PM

Embrace the holidays this season at the Union! Join us for our tree lighting ceremony, partake in our annual guess the lights competition, and enjoy various performances throughout the week. Happy Holidays!

Location

Union Great Hall

10 Dec
2014

Holidays Around the World

4:00 PM–7:00 PM

Join us in celebrating in different Holiday traditions from around the world through music, crafts, and performances! Visit the Purdue Union North Ballroom on December 10th from 4:00pm-7:00pm, and learn about the different Cultural Holidays from various cultural organizations at Purdue and enjoy and international food sampler. As always, Free w/ PUID!

Location

Union North Ballroom

13 Dec
2014

Breakfast with Santa

8:00 AM–11:00 AM

Join us in celebrating the holidays at Breakfast with Santa. There will be a photo-op with Santa, crafts, story time, and a discounted pancake breakfast brought to you by Pappy's! Happy Holidays!

Location

Union South Ballroom, 118, Main Lounges, and Great Hall