Sept 1, 2021

Behind the Scenes: Purdue’s Boiler Gold Rush

In this episode of This Is Purdue, we’re going behind the scenes at Purdue’s largest Boiler Gold Rush event yet ahead of the start of the 2021 Fall Semester.

Listen in as we chat with Craig Johnson, Director of Orientation Programs at Purdue, about how BGR – formerly known as CORN Camp - originated, and how the team continues to evolve this massive event year after year.

Plus, we’re attending several events at BGR and talking to students experiencing BGR for the very first time.

If you’re a Purdue alumni, you’re sure to feel some nostalgia during this episode!

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