We've left footprints for over 150 years.
Purdue University’s Sesquicentennial celebration is a time to reintroduce Purdue’s people — past, present, and future — to the world. It’s a time to redefine the scope of land-grant universities and challenge global leaders to take GIANT LEAPS in solving worldwide problems.Our Vision
The Business Opportunity Program (BOP): 50 Years of Advancement and Opportunity Krannert
What IF we find intelligent life beyond Earth? Let’s ask Bill Nye the Science Guy Purdue 150th
Footprints: Neil Armstrong Purdue 150th
Addressing Negative Biases in Search Engine Algorithms Purdue 150th
The centerpiece of Purdue’s Giant Leaps Sesquicentennial Campaign will be an Ideas Festival that connects world-renowned speakers and Purdue expertise in a conversation on the most critical problems and opportunities facing our world.
Cross-disciplinary discussions and events aligned with the four Giant Leaps themes will run the course of the entire year, from Homecoming 2018 to Homecoming 2019.