Open House Day for SSP at Purdue

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Open House Day 2022 will be Saturday, July 9. All events are in Stewart Center Room 214 except the wet lab tour.

  • 11:30 – 12:00 Welcome & sign-in
  • 12:00 – 1:00 Lunch with participants and faculty
  • 1:00 – 3:00 College Roundtable
  • 3:00 – 4:00 Science Trivia Contest!
  • 4:00 – 5:00 Participant-led tour of wet lab
  • 5:00 – 6:00 break
  • 6:00 – 7:00 Reception and catered dinner
  • 7:00 – 9:00 After-dinner program with guest speaker, Dr. Peter Park ’89, Professor of Biomedical Informatics,Harvard Medical School: Sequencing the Cancer Genome


West Lafayette, Indiana is about an hour from Indianapolis airport and about two hours from Chicago. There are scheduled shuttles from IND and O’Hare to Purdue Memorial Union, next door to Stewart Center where the event will take place. If driving, park in the Grant Street parking deck on the other side of PMU.

For more travel logistics see For Visitors to SSP @ Purdue.


It was wonderful to meet this generation's participants, and discover that they are just like the SSPers I remember: quick-thinking, energetic, and interested in everything.