BGSA Weekly Announcements – 08/31

Happy Monday BGSA family,

I hope that you all have had relaxing but productive summers! Breanna McArthur is our 2015-2016 Secretary and she will be the contact for any information you would like to submit for the weekly announcements. Her email is   

I have included this week’s announcements below:

BGSA First Fridays
BGSA Callout
BGSA Family Reunion (Cookout)

BGSA Announcements

1). BASF Meet & Greet

BGSA, NSBE Grad, and MIST (Minorities in Science and Technology) will be hosting a meet and greet with the largest chemical producing company, BASF August 31, 2015 at 5:00 pm in the Pursue Graduate Student Center. If you are interested in attending this event you will need to RSVP since BASF will providing dinner! Also space is limited, which means limited RSVPs (so first come, first served)  Click here to RSVP. **

2). BGSA First Fridays

Join BGSA for a night out on the town. We will be having our First Fridays event at Devour Downtown in Indianapolis this Friday, September 4th at 7:30 pm. The address is 200 S. Meridian St. Suite 350, Indianapolis, IN 46225. Send social chair, Ashley Jacobs ( an email to RSVP for this event by Wednesday, September 2nd.

3). BGSA Callout

Fall Callout Thursday, September 10 at 6:30 pm in the Purdue Graduate Student Center. Dinner will be provided. This is the meeting to come to if you want to know what BGSA will be doing this year and how you can get involved. We will be collecting dues ($10 for year) at the callout to activate your membership so you may bring cash or check. Also, you will be able to pay your dues online on our website at the Callout (See flyer below for more information).  

4). BGSA Family Reunion

Saturday, September 12, 1 – 4 pm at the Tommy Johnston Neighborhood Park BGSA will be hosting our Fall Family ReunionPlease come out for food, fun, and fellowship! It’s the perfect tailgate for the game!!! 

2015-2016 BGSA President

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