Activate your digital access. This summer school is something to laugh about — literally Meghan Holden 3:34 p.m. ET July 14, 2017 | Updated 3:40 p.m. ET July 14, 2017 Purdue University will be the first American university to host the International Summer School and Symposium on Humour and Laughter next week. (Photo: STUDIOGRANDOUEST, Getty Images/iStockphoto) 2 CONNECT COMMENT EMAIL MORE WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind.