BGR Team Leader Opportunities

BGR Team Leader Description: 

The Team Leader position is an entry-level, volunteer leadership role that supports the mission and vision of Boiler Gold Rush (BGR) and Boiler Gold Rush International (BGRi), Orientation Programs, the Student Success Programs department, and Purdue University. Team Leaders work to create an inclusive environment that enhances the growth and development of new students. Our mission in Orientation is to introduce and connect all new undergraduate students to Purdue University through student and staff led academic and social programming, both on campus and virtual, in order to prepare them for their Purdue experience.

All Team Leaders are responsible for actively participating in Team Leader trainings, events, and programs throughout the academic year as well as providing support to new students during the week of Boiler Gold Rush and Boiler Gold Rush International.

BGR Team Leader Requirements:

·       You must be an undergraduate student at Purdue with at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA that you maintain throughout the experience.

·       You must be enrolled as a full-time student during the Spring semester.

If you are selected for the Team Leader position, you will be required to:

·       Attend the Team Leader Retreat in April 2022

·       Return to campus for and actively participate in Boiler Gold Rush 2022 (specific return dates will be shared at a later date)

·       Participate in monthly Team Leader Trainings, beginning in April 2022

·       Mentor a group of New Students

Callout: Wednesday, January 26 @ 6:00pm (ET) in CL50 224

Callout: Thursday, February 10 @ 6:00pm (ET) in WTHR 200

Students can apply by following this link!

Please note that these callouts are not required to be a Team Leader. If unable to attend, please email with any questions and our staff will get them answered.


Student Summer Research Fellowship at Harvard Business School

Applications to the Program for Research in Markets and Organizations (PRIMO), a 10-week summer research opportunity with faculty at Harvard Business School, are now open!

The program is open to rising sophomores, juniors, or seniors from any American 4-year undergraduate institution who may be considering doctoral studies. The tentative program dates for Summer 2022 are June 6th to August 11th.

The deadline to submit applications is Tuesday, February 15th at 12:00 pm ET. To learn more about the program and the application process, interested students are invited to join us for one of the Information Sessions – on Wednesday, February 2nd at 4:00 pm ET or on Wednesday, February 9th at 7:00 pm ET. We ask that students register for the session/s ahead of time.   

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SNL Entry Level Laboratory Analyst Job Posting

Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) is one of the nation’s premier science and engineering labs for national security and technology innovation located in Albuquerque, NM.

We are seeking an entry level laboratory analyst for our thermal/rheology and powder morphology laboratory. Operations in this laboratory include energetic material analysis using TGA, DSC, TMA, TGA-MS, Rheology, bomb calorimetry, laser diffraction particle size analysis, and surface area analysis. 

The ideal candidate will have a BS or MS in chemistry, material science, or chemical engineering, as well as thermal analysis experience, although not required. The candidate will also need to be a US citizen to qualify for this position.  

Apply here for more details: Thermal Analysis Job Posting