Graduate Student Senate

The purpose of the Graduate Student Senate is to advise the Dean of the Graduate School who serves as its official adviser. It is a voice for all graduate students and an advocate for their concerns and ideas concerning graduate education and graduate students at The University of Southern Mississippi.

The Senate is composed of a representative from each department or school nominated by the chair or director. The council meets the first and third Thursday of the month from 12:15 - 1p.m. in McCain 203. Agenda items are due at the Graduate School by 5pm the Tuesday before the meeting. Contact 601-266-4369 for more information.

2015-2016 Graduate Student Senate Members

Agendas and Minutes


GSS Officers and Committee Members


2015-2016 GSS Officers: (Left to Right)Carley Reynolds, Recorder; Alisha Sink, President Elect; Tamanna Shanta - President; David Sones - Treasurer


Bylaws committeeJames Pitts, Willie Tubbs, John Mortimer, Alisha Frazier, Missy Brame

Social committee: Isaac Akogwu, Molly Chaffin, Emily Goff, Ashley Scales, Kandice Gunning

 Symposium committeeAllison Battaglia, Hunter Joplin, Chrissy Savell, Xiaohui Liu, Caroline Fjeldheim, Hunter Cooke,  Balaram KhatriGhimire  

GSS Department Student Representatives 2014-2015

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