Grad SAC

GradSAC 2016-2017 Members

GradSAC Committee Members 2016-2017
Left to right:  Andrew Matchado, Jennifer Taylor, Alison Stevens, Riley Hughes, Lauren Brink, Desiree Sigala (not pictured: Zach Pierce, Megan Sanctuary, Zeyu Zhou and Carolyn Slupsky)

The Graduate Student Advisory Committee (GradSAC) is a group of students from all years and research backgrounds. Committee members meet on a regular basis to brainstorm, plan, and facilitate the execution and completion of events and projects that are considered beneficial for the GGNB. Some of these events and projects include:

  • The Peer Mentoring Program for Incoming Students
  • The Graduate Student Poster
  • The Con”grads” quarterly newsletter
  • Promoting social “get-togethers” for both faculty and students
  • Participating in the GGNB Seminar Discussions
  • Working with the Graduate Student Association (GSA) student representatives to hold a New Student Orientation Luncheon and Spring Picnic
  • Organizing the first GGNB Graduate Student Symposium, to give students the opportunity to present his/her research in a professional setting