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Program #13807RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Elevation Note
West Lafayette is located at 617 feet above sea level.

Itinerary for Jun 9 — Jun 15, 2013

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Type: Campus/Dorm

Description: Hillenbrand Hall's unique design blends the best features of contemporary and traditional designs into a comprehensive state-of-the-art facility in order to provide a comfortable, quiet and relaxed atmosphere.

Contact info:
Purdue University
1301 3rd St
West Lafayette, IN 47906-4206 USA
phone: 765-494-0325
Room amenities: Desk and chair.

Facility amenities: On-site dining court.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: To Be Determined
To be Determined.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, June 09 - Arrival, Welcome and Orientation
Afternoon: Plan to arrive at Purdue University around 2:00 EST.

Dinner: Dinner at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Evening: Group welcome and orientation. Get to know your fellow participants and program staff.

Lodging: Hillenbrand Hall

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Campus/Dorm

Description: Hillenbrand Hall's unique design blends the best features of contemporary and traditional designs into a comprehensive state-of-the-art facility in order to provide a comfortable, quiet and relaxed atmosphere.

Contact info:
Purdue University
1301 3rd St
West Lafayette, IN 47906-4206 USA
phone: 765-494-0325
Room amenities: Desk and chair.

Facility amenities: On-site dining court.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: To Be Determined
To be Determined.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, June 10 - lectures from outstanding researchers
Breakfast: Breakfast at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Morning: Morning class.

Lunch: Lunch at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Afternoon: Afternoon class.

Dinner: Dinner at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Evening: Special evening program TBD.

Lodging: Hillenbrand Hall

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Campus/Dorm

Description: Hillenbrand Hall's unique design blends the best features of contemporary and traditional designs into a comprehensive state-of-the-art facility in order to provide a comfortable, quiet and relaxed atmosphere.

Contact info:
Purdue University
1301 3rd St
West Lafayette, IN 47906-4206 USA
phone: 765-494-0325
Room amenities: Desk and chair.

Facility amenities: On-site dining court.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: To Be Determined
To be Determined.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, June 11 - lectures from various disciplines
Note: evening spent at local nature center with trails, bird watching, and floral displays

Breakfast: Breakfast at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Morning: Morning class.

Lunch: Lunch at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Afternoon: Afternoon class.

Dinner: Dinner at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Evening: Special evening program TBD.

Lodging: Hillenbrand Hall

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Campus/Dorm

Description: Hillenbrand Hall's unique design blends the best features of contemporary and traditional designs into a comprehensive state-of-the-art facility in order to provide a comfortable, quiet and relaxed atmosphere.

Contact info:
Purdue University
1301 3rd St
West Lafayette, IN 47906-4206 USA
phone: 765-494-0325
Room amenities: Desk and chair.

Facility amenities: On-site dining court.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: To Be Determined
To be Determined.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, June 12 - field trip to plant research farm
Note: talent show in evening

Breakfast: Breakfast at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Morning: Visit the Purdue Plant Research Farm, where you will enjoy several lectures.

Lunch: Lunch at the Plant Research Farm.

Afternoon: Continue your visit of the Purdue Research Farm.

Dinner: Dinner at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Evening: Special evening program TBD.

Lodging: Hillenbrand Hall

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Campus/Dorm

Description: Hillenbrand Hall's unique design blends the best features of contemporary and traditional designs into a comprehensive state-of-the-art facility in order to provide a comfortable, quiet and relaxed atmosphere.

Contact info:
Purdue University
1301 3rd St
West Lafayette, IN 47906-4206 USA
phone: 765-494-0325
Room amenities: Desk and chair.

Facility amenities: On-site dining court.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: To Be Determined
To be Determined.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, June 13 - lectures
Note: banquet in evening

Breakfast: Breakfast at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Morning: Visit the lab at the Purdue School of Pharmacy and enjoy a thought-provoking lecture.

Lunch: Lunch at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Afternoon: Afternoon class.

Dinner: Dinner at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Evening: Special evening program TBD.

Lodging: Hillenbrand Hall

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Campus/Dorm

Description: Hillenbrand Hall's unique design blends the best features of contemporary and traditional designs into a comprehensive state-of-the-art facility in order to provide a comfortable, quiet and relaxed atmosphere.

Contact info:
Purdue University
1301 3rd St
West Lafayette, IN 47906-4206 USA
phone: 765-494-0325
Room amenities: Desk and chair.

Facility amenities: On-site dining court.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: To Be Determined
To be Determined.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Six: Friday, June 14 - attend afternoon concert
Note: off-campus dinner

Breakfast: Breakfast at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Morning: Morning class.

Lunch: Lunch at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Afternoon: Afternoon concert.

Dinner: Farewell dinner at Hillenbrand Dining Court or off-campus.

Evening: Special evening program TBD.

Lodging: Hillenbrand Hall

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Seven: Saturday, June 15 - Departure
Breakfast: Breakfast at Hillenbrand Dining Court.

Morning: Independent departures after breakfast. Check-out by 11:00 AM.

Meals Included: Breakfast


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West Lafayette, IN
Lafayette-West Lafayette Convention & Visitors BureauYour guide to West Lafayette.
For additional information, visit: www.lafayette-in.com

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
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17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
1 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences

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