Graduate Student Council Responsibilities

We have listed each committee and a description of the committee's responsibilities on this page. To see a list of current committee members, please see the GSC members page.

Committee Responsibilities
Chief Operating Office
  • moderates slush, public, gsc mailing lists
  • organizes monthly meetings, takes meeting minutes
College Liaison
  • meets with Zvi Galil, David White, Charles Isbell and other College Level people
  • heads Executive Committee
  • heads Travel funds committee
  • member of all 3 faculty mailing lists (CS/CSE/IC)
  • finds people to fill positions on council (there are still some open slots)
VP of CS
  • attends faculty meetings
  • liaises with Ellen Zegura
  • part of exec committee, travel funds
  • member of CS faculty mailing list
VP of IC
  • attends faculty meetings
  • liaises with Aaron Bobick
  • part of exec committee, travel funds
  • member of IC faculty mailing list
VP of CSE
  • attends faculty meetings
  • liaises with Richard Fujimoto
  • part of exec committee, travel funds
  • member of CSE faculty mailing list
TSO Liaison
  • liaise with TSO director
  • brings student issues to TSO and vice versa
Graduate Curriculum
  • attend the GC meetings to represent graduate student opinions
  • deal primarily with courses, curriculum, and requirements for the programs and degrees
Faculty Recruiting
  • sit on Faculty recruiting committee
  • organise student lunches with faculty
Grad/Undergrad curriculum committee
  • attend the GC meetings to represent graduate student opinions
  • deal primarily with courses, curriculum, and requirements for the programs and degrees
Grad women@cc
  • run grad women@cc
Social
  • organise picnic in Fall and Spring (once off event)
  • run happy hour mailing list
  • run grad teas/get people to run grad teas
  • get someone to run Coffee and Cookie break in IC
  • probably need more people here, possibly one for each event?
PhD recruiting
  • organize IC recruiting/ help with CS and CSE recruiting
  • need to find people to help with CS and CSE recruiting
PhD orientation
  • help find volunteers to fill panel and set up for Fall orientation
PhD Job Hunting Seminar
  • runs seminar
Masters Rep and Masters Orientation
  • helps with masters orientation in Fall semester
  • brings masters level issues to GSC
RSI lending library
  • assist with Equipment Lending Library
  • address any dangerous working conditions for CoC graduate students
GSC Web Guru
  • updates webpages as needed

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