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Dick and Sandy Dauch Alumni Center (West Lafayette, Ind.)



  • Existence: 2004-

Historical Information

The Dick and Sandy Dauch Alumni Center is a three-story building constructed out of brick with glass accents. The center is home to the Purdue Alumni Association and is the first alumni center at the university. The Spurgeon Hall of Spirit is located within and showcases Purdue traditions, athletics, and history of the University. There are five exhibits/alcoves on display to pay tribute various aspects of Purdue. The exhibits include: one dedicated to Purdue astronauts, an exhibit called "Beginners" with the history of Purdue, a "Traditions" alcove featuring Purdue traditions, an "Athletics Alcove" highlighting the Purdue Athletic program, and a "Discovery Alcove" that highlights the science and research at the university.


Dick and Sandy Dauch Alumni Center. Purdue Campus Facilities and Buildings Historic Database. Access September 16, 2019.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Dauch Alumni Center records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 137
Scope and Contents The Dauch Alumni Center records contain an information booklet describing the center's purpose and offerings to the Purdue Community as well as a floorplan of the building.
Dates: 2004