NEXT GSA MEETING:

Date:             March 4th, 2014
Time:             Noon-1PM
Location:      TBA
*Lunch Provided on First Come First Serve Basis!  RSVP to gsapres@unmc.edu so we can purchase enough food

GSA Executive Meeting will take place from 11AM-Noon in the same location – all are welcomed to attend to learn about how GSA operates!

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NEW ITEMS:
2012-13 Graduate Studies Report

UPCOMING GSA EVENTS:

Help plan these exciting events by Joining a GSA Committee!

Matriculation Ceremony

Graduate Student Orientation

GSA Welcome Back Barbeque

UNMC Student Health Forum

International Fun Night

Halloween Havoc

* Hosted by UNMC Postdoc Association
** Hosted by Graduate Studies Office

RECENT GSA EVENTS:
Click on each event to see pictures and more details! Any unauthorized use of materials or presentations without the permission from the original author is prohibited.

Dr. Richard Lombardo - ”Writing a Persuasive CV & Cover Letter.” Click here to review his presentation slides.

Dr. Cliff Mintz - Recorded presentation: “Straight Talk on Career Opportunities and Jobs in the Life Sciences Industry.” Click HERE to review his power point slides.

GSA Project and Lab Management Panel - Click to watch Panel Presentation!! See contact information below (The GSA has been authorized to publicize the information of each representative. Any unauthorized use of their information without permission is prohibited)

  • Bob Powers, PhD (UNL faculty, rpowers3@unl.edu, 402-472-3039)
  • Maria Mauricio-Tosseh, MLS (Streck Technical Service manager, mdosseh@streck.com, 402-691-7456)
  • Chuck Hankin, PhD (Novozyme QES Manager, CHNK@novozymes.com, 402-237-3113)
  • Jon Anderson, PhD (LiCOR Senior Scientist, Advanced Research & Development, jon.anderson@licor.com, 402-467-0700)

Alternative Career Options - Keck Graduate Institute Presentation 

2013 GSA Survey Results – See Comments from Fellow Students

*Transgenic Core Seminar I – Watch the Seminar Presentation                             

*Transgenic Core Seminar II – Watch the Seminar Presentation                                                  

**NIH Grant Application Workshop – Download Dr. Caplan’s Powerpoint                                   

Guide to Promotion and Tenure – Download Dr. Lydiatt’s Powerpoint                                           

Annual Halloween Havoc Party – See Photos from the Party!                                                      

Utilizing UNMC Library Resources  – Download Librarian Powerpoint                                   

GSA and Senate Welcome Back BBQs – See Photos from the BBQs!                                      

DRC Coffee Vendor Trial – See Full Survey Results

* Hosted by UNMC Postdoc Association
** Hosted by Graduate Studies Office

 

GRADUATE STUDENT NEWS:
Congratulations to the recently elected Senators through our first online voting poll! Please contact them with any questions or concerns you want addressed by Senate

Alicia Schiller (formerly Diener) – adiener@unmc.edu
Beiqing (Mercury) Wu – beiqing.wu2@unmc.edu
Benjamin Reiner – bcreiner@unmc.edu
*Duy Ha – dha@unmc.edu
Krupa Savalia
– ksavalia@unmc.edu
Lance Villeneuve – lvillene@unmc.edu
Raheleh Miralami – raheleh.miralami@unmc.edu
Prathamesh Patil – prathamesh.patil@unmc.edu
*One Senator and Executive Seat is designated for GSA President

 

Graduate Council Discrepancy Committee: Please contact your representatives with issues to discuss with the Graduate Council. (Faculty: Dr. Karen Gould, Dr. Daniel Monaghan, Dr. Iqbal Ahmad, Students: Heather Talbott, Alicia Schiller, Aditya Bade)

 

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO MAKE ANNOUNCEMENTS:
For graduate student related events please contact GSA Board to post it here!

2013-2014 GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE BOARD:
President:                     Duy Ha
Vice President:             Heather Talbott
Secretary:                     Prathamesh Patil
Treasurer:                     Ariel Burns
Social Chairs:               Hollie Siebler & Yinnong Jia
International Chair:      Aditya Bade

 

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