Back to School Saturday 2012

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Saturday, September 22  – 11am – 3pm

Alumni and friends are invited to campus for a day of fun-filled, family friendly activities. Come see what’s new on campus! Enjoy live entertainment, a picnic lunch, intramural sports, and children’s activities. The bookstore will be open, so stock up on Purdue Calumet gear!

Nicole Jamrose


11 am —2 pm:

Entertainment – by vocalist and Purdue Calumet alumna Nicole Jamrose; a picnic lunch will be provided. (Register here for your meal ticket.)

Athletics and intramural tournaments – dodgeball, volleyball, and rock-paper-scissors tournaments for the whole family. Children’s activities and arts & crafts.

Explore campus with tours and hands-on activities at our academic schools, Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS), Riley Child Center, The Challenger Learning Center, Hospitality & Tourism Management Building, the Fitness Center, and University Village student housing. Collect prizes and enter for a chance to win Purdue Calumet gear!

2 pm —3 pm:

Alumni, students, faculty and staff are invited to bring personal artwork with them to exhibit in the Student Union & Library concourse. All media welcome. Indicate your art exhibit participation on the registration form below.

3 pm —4 pm:

Alumni Reunion Reception (by invitation only)

For classes of 2007, 2002, 1997, 1992, 1987, 1982, 1977, 1972, 1967 and 1962. Purdue Calumet Chancellor Thomas L. Keon and his wife, Nancy, invite you and your guests to their home, just two blocks from campus. Registration required.

Register now and print your meal ticket here

For more information, phone (219) 989-2915 or email