Special Events


Purdue Veterinary Conference Special Events

IAHF/PVM Golf Outing

Tuesday, September 22, 2020; Coyote Crossing Golf Course @ 11:00 a.m.

The Indiana Animal Health Foundation and the Purdue Veterinary Medicine Conference are pleased to partner for the annual golf outing! This year’s golf outing will be played at Coyote Crossing Golf Course. The outing will feature fun games, great golf, prizes, and a BBQ lunch. Golf begins at 12:30 p.m. with a shotgun start. Formatted as a modified Florida scramble, this event offers fun for golfers of all skill levels to compete.

All funds raised will be used for scholarships and the support of student activities!  Registration information will be available soon.

  • 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.: Registration

  • 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.: Buffet Lunch Served

  • 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Driving Range Opens

  • 12:30 p.m.: Shotgun Start

  • 5:30 p.m.: Appetizers & Awards Announcement

Awards Celebration Dinner

Wednesday, September 23, 2020; PMU North Ballroom @ 5:30 p.m.

It’s time to celebrate! Enjoy an upscale evening of cocktails and dinner honoring top alumni and faculty of the College of Veterinary Medicine.

PVM Pursuit! (formerly Meet Me @ the Mixer)

Thursday, September 24, 2020; PMU North Ballroom @ 5:30 p.m.

Track down your colleagues and alumni classmates while exercising your forensic veterinary skills at this year’s mystery themed mixer event! In your Persistent Pursuit of the Next Giant Leap, help us celebrate the Purdue Veterinary Medicine past and future at the event of the year! Whether you fancy yourself Nancy Drew, Professor Plum, or Hercule Poirot, come ready to put your best gumshoe forward!

Complimentary to registered Continuing Education and Guest registrations!

Class of 1970 Tour and Lunch

Friday, September 25, 2020; Lynn Hall 1192 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Reminisce your days in Lynn Hall with your classmates from the class of 1970 during lunch and a tour guided by one of our current DVM students. Then, hop on board the motor coach for a narrated tour of the ever-changing campus landscape and new athletic facilities. Due to size restraints, this event is limited to members of the class of 1969 and their guests. This event will kick off in the Lynn Hall Room 1192 Alumni Faculty Lounges. Please contact Susan Xioufaridou at susanx@purdue.edu if you require special transportation consideration.

Class of 1970 50th Reunion Dinner

Friday, September 25, 2020; John Purdue Room in Marriott Hall 5:00 p.m.

It’s time for the class of 1970 to relive its glory days at old Purdue as we enjoy special entertainment, libations, and dinner. After dinner, members of the class will share their experiences and recount their favorite memories of the good old days. This event is open to anyone wishing to celebrate the 50th anniversary class.

2020 Dr. Skip Jackson Dog Jog

Saturday, September 26, 2020; Lynn Hall @ 8:00 a.m.

The student-run Dog Jog is a 5k run / walk that attracts faculty, staff, students, alumni, and their dogs. Check-in will begin at 7:00 a.m. with the race starting at 8:00 a.m. from Lynn Hall and routing through campus on Saturday, September 22nd. Proceeds will go to the PetSafe Program and Priority 4 Paws (P4P). PetSafe is a community service offered by Purdue Veterinary Medicine to meet the short-term housing needs of pets whose owners are temporarily unable to provide care. Priority 4 Paws (P4P) is a shelter animal mobile care unit providing surgical services free of charge to Indiana animal shelters. Visit the Dog Jog website to register.

Once again the Dog-Jog is partnering with area shelters to have adoptable dogs running in our race! There will be booths at the finish line to provide information about adoptions. Come run with us and find your new furry friend. All these dogs are looking for forever homes.

Alumni Class Events

Email Susan Xioufaridou, Director of Alumni Relations and Special Events at vetalumni@purdue.edu if you would like to plan a class reunion or if we can help you publicize it to your classmates.

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