President’s Council Virtual Programming Archive

Here you’ll find content from prior month’s virtual programming. Can’t find what you’re looking for? Reach out to us at or call 765-494-9290. 

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Purdue University 360 Degree Tour

This new interactive self-guided campus tour will allow you to explore parts of campus and student life. See what has changed since your last trip to West Lafayette and check out the proclaimed selfie spots so you know where to go during your next visit.

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Back to Class: Health Equity and Innovation

Jasmine Gonzalvo, clinical professor of pharmacy practice explains how the Center for Health Equity and Innovation within the College of Pharmacy increases access to health care using innovative, evidence-based, and sustainable strategies to improve health outcomes for disparate populations, locally and globally. You’ll find out about early projects that centered around the social determinants of health, such as innovative models of care, social support, person-centered care, and more.

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Intercollegiate Athletics Facilities Tour

Explore each of Purdue’s athletic complexes through this self-guided 360 degree tour. There are 16 areas for you to see—get a close up of Keady Court, go inside the locker room at Folk Field, check out the student-athletes study spaces in the Brees Academic Center, and much more.

Back to Class: Economic Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Kevin Mumford, associate professor of economics and Kozuch Director of the Purdue University Research Center in Economics (PURCE) examines the evidence on the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and the government response. National measures including deaths, GDP growth, unemployment, stock market returns, and government tax revenue will provide the context needed to predict the long-lasting effects of this pandemic on occupations, education, and the size of government.

“Breakfast with the Deans” 2021

February 14, 2021—The college deans have recorded two-minute updates about their colleges. Their individual recordings have been combined into one video to replicate the “Breakfast with the Deans” event, which is presented each year by the President’s Council in Naples, Florida.

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Video Message from President Daniels

February 14, 2021—Each February, President Daniels shares a University update during the President’s Council Annual Dinner in Naples, Florida. This year, since we’re not able to be together in person, he has recorded a special address.

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Black Cultural Center Tour

Take a tour of the Black Cultural Center and learn more about the features and architecture of this beautiful building built in 1999.

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Discovery Park District – Development on Campus

Initially broadcast during Homecoming 2020, this video shares the exciting developments in the Discovery Park District covering Convergence (for businesses), Continuum (housing for faculty, staff, and the community), Provenance residential village, and other exciting projects coming down the pike.

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Back to Class: Steps to Leaps Program

In the era of COVID-19 campus disruptions, this timely course covers trends, research, and programming that enhances college student well-being and resilience. The Purdue Steps to Leaps program comprehensively builds skills around well-being, grit, networks, leadership, and impact.

Purdue Dance Showcase

Dance troupes from across campus created a special showcase for the President’s Council family. Featuring: Purdue Goldusters, Jahari Dance Troupe, Purdue Golden Girl, Purdue Latin & Ballroom Dance Team, and Higher Ground Dance Company.