Calendar 2010 September Campus Events

Purchase College, State University of New York is located at 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY   Web site:
Box Office 914-251-6200


Purchase Library Exhibition
September 1 to January 30
Contemporary paintings and sculpture by Mark Nilsson and Nick Greenwald from the School of Art + Design.
Exhibited on three floors of the Library.
Hours: Monday-Thursday 8 AM-2 AM
             Friday 8 AM-10 PM
             Saturday 11 AM-8 PM
             Sunday   12 noon -2 AM

A series of 40 contemporary works exhibited in the main art gallery and throughout the Library’s central spaces. 

School of Natural & Social Sciences Fall 2010 Lectures
Tuesday, September 14
7 PM Natural Sciences Building, room 1001
“DNA  at the Dinner Table: Global Politics of Genetically Modified Food”

Lisa Weasel, Professor of Biology, Portland State University
Professor Weasel will discuss agricultural biotechnology, hailed by some as a solution to world hunger and cropland erosion, demonized by others as a source of “genetic pollution,” corporate greed, and environmental destruction. Call 914-251-6631 or e mail sciences

10th Annual Jewish Studies Film Festival
September 27, October 4, October 11 at 7:30 PM
Humanities Theatre, Durst Family Humanities Building

The Purchase College Jewish Studies Film Festival brings to campus films of Jewish interest from Israel and around the world. The series is open to the public and tickets for $8 can be purchased at the door of the Humanities Theatre. Call 914-251-6516 for information.

School of Natural & Social Sciences Fall 2010 Lectures
Wednesday, September 29
6 PM Natural Sciences Building, room 1001
The John Howard Lecture on Law and Justice
“On the Edge of Justice: Gay Rights in the 21st Century”

John Howard, Professor Emeritus in Sociology, Purchase College will discuss “Gay Rights in the 21st  Century” and lead a discussion involving four panelists including Ross D. Levi, Director of Public Policy and Education, Empire State Pride Agenda and Leigh Howard, MSW.
Call 914-251-6631 or e mail