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Lawson Dedication Day


Lawson building

On Friday, September 15th, Computer Science faculty, staff, and students will celebrate the opening of the Lawson Computer Science Building. Along with an open house, many special events are scheduled. Purdue President Martin C. Jischke will formally dedicate the building in the morning. Chairman and Co-Founder of Lawson Software, Richard Lawson, will give a talk on business enterprise software later that afternoon. All are welcome to attend the formal dedication ceremony but you must first register. The agenda for the Friday dedication is shown below.



Formal Dedication Ceremony (Lawson Commons) Hosted by President Martin C. Jischke




Open House
(self-guided tour packets available following the dedication)

  • Faculty and student posters and demos
  • Historical computing exhibit, Scott Ksander
  • Student Organizations open house
  • Purdue Alumni Association information booth

Richard Lawson (LWSN 3102A/B)
"The Future of Business Enterprise Software."


Alumni Panel (LWSN 3102A/B)
"Tips and Career Advice for CS Students"

  • Alan Hevner (BS '73, MS '76, PhD '79)
  • Kevin Kahn (MS '73, PhD '76)
  • Anne Showe (BS '72)
  • Mitchell Springer (BS '81)
  • Curt Worsey (BS '80)
3:00 - 5:00: Open House continues

Last Updated: Apr 6, 2017 5:23 PM

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