2014 Graduate Student Appreciation Week

As part of the 2014 Graduate Student Appreciation Week, PGSG is hosting a series of events:

Monday, April 7th
11am-1pm Kick-Off and Activity Fair at the “Clapping Circles” near PMU
Come pick up your GSAW button, required to access the various discounts, and visit with graduate student organizations.

4pm-8pm Cultural Fair at the Alumni Center banquet room
Come experience the diversity of our graduate population as they share the food and culture of their home nations.

Tuesday, April 8th
8:30am-11am Free Mary Lou Doughnuts and coffee at the east lawn of Smith Hall

2pm-3pm Health and Nutrition Seminar at ME 1009
Students from the Nutrition department will present a series of mini-seminars and activities discussing health and nutrition. Cookies and beverages will be provided.

8pm-10pm Grad Trivia Night at Jake’s

Wednesday, April 9th
8:30am-11am Free Einstein Bros Bagels and coffee at the Math breezeway

5:30pm-7pm Faculty Panel and Graduate Student Excellence Awards at MTHW 210
Come hear Professors Nauman, Doerge, Gunderson, and Ohland discuss their (mis)adventures in grad school and beyond. Free Chipotle provided.

Thursday, April 10th
8:30am-11am Free Mary Lou Doughnuts and coffee at the “Clapping Circles” near PMU

Noon-1pm Personal Information and Organization Seminar at RAWLS 2082
How do you keep your stuff organized?  When you file the perfect article, can you find it later? Come to this one hour workshop to discuss personal information management, or PIM. We’ll go over some technologies and best practices as well as helping you begin to formulate a plan to manage your academic life. Tools discussed will include citation managers (EndNote or Mendeley) as well as personal productivity tools (Evernote or Dropbox.)

8pm-11pm Grad Social upstairs at Brother’s

Friday, April 11th
8:30am-11am Free Einstein Bros Bagels and coffee on the Purdue Mall near MSEE

5pm-8pm Spring Picnic and Grad Olympics near the Bell Tower
All graduate students and their families are welcome to enjoy free food and fun, sponsored by Purdue Federal Credit Union. Afterwords, teams will participate in the grad olympics.

Saturday, April 12th
8pm-?? Grad Night at Cactus (no cover)

Sunday, April 13th
3pm-?? Easter Egg Dash 5k starting at Slayter Hill
To register, visit http://tinyurl.com/kno8bw6

In addition to the events, PGSG has also secured a number of discounts at local businesses. These include:

Adelino’s Old World Kitchen – Receive 10% off your bill (dine-in only)

Blue Nile – Receive 10% off your bill

Executive Dry Cleaners – 15% discount off your bill

House of Chili – Receive 10% off your bill

Ichiban Sichuan – Free drink with the purchase of a lunch meal

Insomnia Cookies – Purchase 6 cookies for only $7.50

Khana Khazana Indian Grill – Receive 5% off your bill

Knickerbocker – Waived live music cover on the weekend and 50% off appetizers

Lafayette Brewing Company – Receive a complimentary sample flight 11 AM to noon, 4/7-4/10 (Limit 1 per 21+ guest w/ ID.)

Marco’s Pizza – 20% off plus get a free 2 –liter with any $30 purchase

Mr. and Mrs. Tire – Receive 10% off your bill

Neon Cactus – 2 for 1 cover on Thurs, NO cover on Friday and Saturday

Premier Auto Detailing and Wash – Receive a 5% discount on any service

Professor Joe’s Sports Pub  & Pizzeria – Receive 50% off appetizers

Puccini’s Smiling Teeth – 10% off your bill

Red Mango – Receive 10% off your bill

Sylvia’s Brick Oven – Receive 20% off your bill (dine-in only)

University Book Store – Receive 10% off regularly-priced Purdue apparel

Brothers –

•Apr 7th (Mon) – The classic movie “Dazed and Confused” will be shown in the upstairs bar on the big screen with sound, while normal music will be played downstairs. Free popcorn will be offered. There will be great drink prices such as $1 Double Well Drinks, 50 cent Rolling Rock Cans, and $3 Any Shot.
•Apr 8th (Tue) –  All draft beers are only $2 all day and night. $2 Double Well Drinks will be offered all day and $1 Burgers from 4:00 – 9:00 PM.
•Apr 9th (Wed) –  After 9:00 PM we offer 25 cent chicken wings (bone-in and boneless) (first come, first serve).  All day we offer $1.50 Double Well Drinks and $1.25 High Life Bottles.
•Apr 7th to Apr 12th –  20% off of all regularly priced food items until 9 PM. $3 Any Draft Beer and $2 Double Well Drinks (Thursday – Saturday).

For these specials, please request Mike, Dave, Joel, or Kyle.