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Welcome

Welcome to the College of Science Student Success Scene, a bi-weekly newsletter featuring activities and opportunities especially relevant for science undergraduates. The Science Student Success team is comprised of Terry Ham, International Student Integration and Retention Specialist, Natasha Harris, Associate Director of Science Diversity, Science Diversity, Danielle Sheese, Career Development and Retention Specialist, Laura Starr, Director for Experiential Learning and Student Success, and Connie Kaspar Wise, Associate Director of Science Diversity.

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Career Specialist
The CoS Career Specialist Is Available To Help You

Make an appointment through the Boiler Connect system by choosing the following
  • Care Unit: Career / Preprofessional Advising
  • Service: College of Science Career Specialist
  • Reason: Select from Choices
  • Location: CoS Career Services (Virtual)
  • Name: Danielle Sheese
Once an appointment is made a virtual meeting will be set-up.  If you have issues scheduling, please call 765-494-1771 and the receptionist will assist you. 
What Services Does the Career Development Specialist Provide?

  • Career counseling appointments
  • Customized career planning (holistic approach to student marketability at graduation-how do students set themselves apart from other students?)
  • Choosing a major/career path
  • Career assessment interpretation
  • Discover what students can do with their major
  • Discussion of interviewing strategies/mock interviewing & preparation 
  • Job/internship searching-targeted resources
  • Presentations and workshops specifically tailored for College of Science students
  • Networking opportunities with College of Science alumni including (Coffee & Conversation events and SCI 490 Course “Dean’s Leadership Forum”)
  • And more (including website-https://www.purdue.edu/science/careers) 


Are you ready for Fall Recruiting?

Learning Beyond The Classroom
  • Use Learning Beyond the Classroom as a roadmap for figuring out the activities in which to participate.
  • Would you like to attend a conference, study abroad, or participate in another LBC activity for which you need some funding?  Submit an LBC grant application.
  • Graduating in May 2021? The LBC Certificate must be completed by the beginning of the spring semester. Plan ahead!
  • Not enrolled in Learning Beyond the Classroom (LBC)? Enroll today!
For more information and to enroll, CLICK HERE
If you have questions, contact LBC at   lbc@purdue.edu


Campus Events

Upcoming virtual events in the Pursuing Racial Justice series:


24, 7:00PM EDT Patrisse Cullors, co-founder of Black Lives Matter

Oct 6
, 7:00PM EDT Rebecca Nagle,  Writer, Activist, host of This Land podcast
Oct 7, 7:30PM EDT Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, sociologist, author of Racism Without Racists

Steps to Leaps Lunch and Learn


‘Boiler to Boiler’ is hosting a virtual networking event where students can connect with alumni to hear about how the Steps to Leaps pillars have been applied to their lives, both during their time as a student and in their current professions.

NISO Week

About our Internship Experience:

Upkey’s VIP is a six-week educational experience open to thousands of students. Each week, participants will be learning from expert sources, conducting research, and completing interactive projects. The program will cover a broad range of topics and was developed with the support of faculty from leading universities and top business schools across the nation. 

Upkey’s Summer VIP has been an amazing journey for everyone involved. All the students and members have had the chance to learn directly from AND get in touch with high-level professionals and industry experts, practice their skills and gain experience by working on real-world projects, collaborate in teams, expand their professional network, build their personal brand, you name it!

For More information Click Here