November 2018

Graduate Student Association

Friday, November 9th, 2018
Biomed II B542
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

William MacCain, President
Leah Horn, Vice President
Samantha Huckuntod, Secretary
Laura Ewing, Treasurer


GSA symposium- Update

Student wellness seminar series

  • Angie and Jim mindfulness seminar
  • Status of student survey on burnout
  • Messias coming back in the Spring with an update on the survey

Thanksgiving potluck

  • November 13th
  • Update on what people signed up for
  • We need volunteers to help set up and clean

Peer Mentoring Program (PMP)

  • Update on handbook and timeframe
  • More volunteers are needed

T-shirt/ mugs

  • Sold out of mugs
  • Sold out of small and medium shirts
    • Only L-3XL T-shirts left
  • Update on sales
  • Status on ordering new mugs/ shirts

Bake Sale

  • Update on Halloween Bake sale
  • Christmas Bake sale dates
    • We need volunteers for baking and for selling

Open floor discussion

  • New GSA officers for next year
  • Update on food insecurity survey
  • Professional development
    • Ideas for next semester
  • GSA Student lounge ideas for 1st and 4th floor remodel

Next GSA meeting is scheduled for Friday, January 11th Biomed II B542