A great way to meet new people, develop leadership and teamwork skills, and play an active role in formulating policies affecting graduate students.

If you are interested in representing your program as a GSG Senator:

1. Come to a monthly Senate meeting. These are usually held the first Wednesday of every month at 5:00 p.m. Email the Chief of Staff to confirm date and location.

2. Read the GSG Senator Responsibilities page below....

3. Your program Director or department Chairperson should email or write a nomination to the GSG Chief of Staff. You are then an official voting member.

Representation from all departments at UAB is a priority of the GSG and the GSG leadership greatly appreciates the time and effort of the Senatorial membership. As thanks for participation in the GSG Senate and fulfillment of Senator Responsibilities, the GSG provides the following benefit to Senators: Priority access to GSG Travel Grants - More information in the GSG Travel Grant Guidelines (link this to the guidelines doc -

GSG Senator Responsibilities

Important information for prospective and current Senators

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