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    • Purdue newsreel, 1960-1961

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    • The 1960-1961 news reel depicts life as it was on Purdue’s main campus. Purdue Hall, which was originally the men’s dormitory, was deemed unsafe and was demolished. University Hall was renovated with a new interior made for classrooms instead...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1961-1962

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    • The 1961-1962 news reel depicts life as it was on Purdue’s main campus. Felix Hoss was the new director of mathematical sciences. Work on Young Hall was being conducted. The physics building was expanded. McClure Park was created to foster...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1963-1964

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    • The Purdue University Band had the honor of being the first college band to play in Radio City Music Hall. A new six-story parking garage next to the Memorial Union was under construction, as was the new “H dorm” for women. Slayter Center for...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1970

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    • Neil Armstrong received an honorary degree of Dr. of Engineering from the president and board of trustees during graduation commencement ceremonies. President Richard Nixon presented Dr. Herbert C. Brown with the Chemistry award. Purdue women...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1972

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    • Presents events of the Purdue University West Lafayette campus during the 1972 calendar year. Includes the Purdue Alumni Club; voting registration; the Spring Arts Festival ; the 50th anniversary of WBAA; Gala Week faculty awards; an exhibition air...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1975

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    • Highlights selected events of the year 1975 at Purdue University. Deals briefly with the university’s rising enrollment, construction of the Potter Engineering Research Center, Gala Week, and the Founder’s Day banquet honoring President...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1977

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    • Presents events at the Purdue University, West Lafayette campus during the 1977 calendar year. Includes the record cold weather; Ag. Fish Fry; Ohio River port study; tornado simulator; Potter Engineering Center dedication; Energy Week; Medieval...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1980

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    • Presents events of the Purdue University West Lafayette Campus during the l980 calendar year. Includes the Ag Alumni Fish Fry with guests Senator Richard Luger and Governor Otis Bowen; Purdue Student Association; various men’s and women’s...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1981

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    • Presents events of the Purdue University West Lafayette Campus during the 1981 calendar year. Includes construction of Wood Street parking garage, Krannert Center for Executive Education and Research, and the Biochemistry Annex; housing problems;...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1983

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    • Presents events of the Purdue University West Lafayette Campus during the 1983 calendar year. Includes Dr. Steven C. Beering accepting his role as president at the University; the annual phone-a-thon; basketball highlights; installation of the...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1985

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    • Presents events of the Purdue University West Lafayette campus during the 1985 calendar year. Includes the NSF Grant for the Engineering schools, the new landmark dedicated to Dean Beverly Stone; dedications of the Robert E. Heine Pharmacy building...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1986

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    • Presents events at the Purdue West Lafayette campus during the 1986 calendar year. Features President Beering discussing the goals and accomplishments of the University. Includes scenes of the construction of the new engineering building, the new...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1990

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    • President Steven Beering proposed international development within Purdue University. Purdue celebrated the 50th anniversary of Elliott Hall of Music. Students raised $1 million during the phone-a-thon in January. Over 80,000 alumni were...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1992

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    • Highlights events at Purdue University’s West Lafayette Campus during 1992. Includes scenes from: the Bug Bowl, Rube Goldberg competition, Band events, Glee Club performances, Black Cultural Center, Co-Rec activities, WBAA 70th anniversary, Grand...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1995

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    • Highlights events at Purdue University’s West Lafayette campus during 1995. Includes scenes from: Dedication of the new Bell Tower; completion of Lynn Hall and Grant Street garage; construction started on the new mall by Stewart Center; Black...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1996

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    • The 1996 news reel presents the year in review. Two female Purdue students, Lauren Nicolson and Jackie Valapaqua, won the 1996 Air Race classic, a 2,400 mile all-female air race. System-wide enrollment reached 64,000. John Blaha, an astronaut from...
    • Purdue newsreel, 1997

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    • The 1997 news reel presents the year in review. A new building was named after Roy Whistler because of his work in agricultural chemistry. Fred Ford, executive vice president and treasurer, retired after 39 years of service, replaced by Ken Burns....
    • Purdue newsreel, 1999

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    • Highlights events at Purdue University’s West Lafayette campus during 1999: Includes scenes from: Homecoming weekend where Purdue hosted 21 Astronaut Alums Including Neil Armstrong and Gene Cernan, Thomas Gray wins Grand Prix, Purdue Glee Club...
    • Purdue newsreel, 2001

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    • Highlights events at Purdue University’s West Lafayette campus during 2001. Includes scenes from: Plans for Discovery Park for Interdisciplinary Research includes $100 million for Nanotechnology Center, E-Enterprises Center, Bio-Science...
    • Purdue newsreel, 2004

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    • Dedications of new buildings included the groundbreaking of the Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering, the Burton Center in Discovery Park, and the Canine Cancer Center. Ford Dining Court and the Pao Center were completed, as was the Dauch Alumni...
    • Purdue newsreel, 2005

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    • This year, the Bindley Bioscience Building, named after William Bindley of Indianapolis, was opened along with the Birch Nanotechnology Building, named after Michael Birch. The Pao Visual Performing arts building was dedicated this year as well....
    • Purdue newsreel, 2006

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    • Highlights selected events of the calendar year 2006 at Purdue University. Building dedications included the biomedical engineering building, Lawson computer science building, and Fleischhauer radiation therapy facility for the School of Veterinary...
    • Purdue newsreel, 2007

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    • Presents events of the Purdue University West Lafayette campus during the 2007 calendar year. The Campaign for Purdue finished, raising $1.7 billion. President Jischke retired. France A. Córdova became University President. The Grand Prix,...

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