: The first week of classes is underway!

August 26, 2016

The first week of classes is underway!

A reminder: each Monday morning, the Graduate Professional Council (GPC) will be sending out a newsletter highlighting events and announcements of interest to graduate and professional students for the upcoming week. These will include events hosted by GPC, GSS, and other student groups, general graduate student events, university-wide events, and calls for applications for great professional development and leadership opportunities for graduate and professional students. We hope you find these newsletters helpful.

If you would like to have your event or announcement featured in the GPC newsletter, please utilize the “add event” button on the GPC homepage under the “Upcoming Events” section, or email the GPC at gpc@wustl.edu. In order for your event or announcement to be featured in the newsletter, please submit it by Thursday (of the previous week) at noon.

Newsletter Digest

Graduate Student Group Events:

Leadership Seminar: Creating Modern Media

August 30, 2016, 4-5 pm , Liberman Graduate Center (DUC 300)Join Arts & Sciences Computing, the office of Public Affairs and the Liberman Staff for this meeting in the Leadership Seminar Series. Sign up at https://gradcenter.wustl.edu/creating-modern-media.

Korean Graduate Student Association General Body Meeting

August 31, 2016, 5:30-7 pm , Liberman Graduate Center (DUC 300)Get to know other students and discuss upcoming events. Please RSVP on the Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/events/543954269062834/) or by email to kevin.cho@wustl.edu.

Graduate Student Health Advisory Committee (GSHAC) Meeting

September 1, 2016, 3-4 pm , Liberman Graduate Center (DUC 300)Meet with Dr. Glass (Assistant Vice Chancellor and Director of Student Health Services) and others to discuss issues related to the Danforth campus health insurance, health care, and wellness.

GPC Night Out with the St. Louis Cardinals!

September 29, 2016, 6:15 pm , Busch Stadium, 700 Clark Ave, St. Louis, MO 63102GPC is hosting a Night Out with the St. Louis Cardinals on September 29th, Cardinals v Reds. Tickets are $14 each. Visit the event page for more information on how to purchase tickets.

Pre-Game Mixer: 4-6 pm @ iTap in CWE (3rd floor): Join us for food and drinks at iTap before the game! Conveniently located near the metro for access to Busch Stadium.


Funding for Election-Year Programming

To support student-led programming related to the election year, Student Union and the Presidential Debate Steering Committee jointly announce a programming fund that will be administered through the WashU Votes website. Both undergraduates and graduate students may apply to the programming fund, which will cover program expenses such as rentals, marketing, supplies, refreshments, speaker honoraria, etc. The funding may fully cover program costs or be supplemented by other sources.

Visit the website for more information, or email the Student Union President, Kenneth Sng, at president@su.wustl.edu.

Check out the Liberman Graduate Center!

Looking for a place to work or have lunch? The Liberman Graduate Center (DUC 300) is open M-F, 9am-5pm, and we always have free coffee, tea, and snacks! Stop by the Center to check out our new computer area and to say hello to our new Center Director, Ashley Macrander, recent Washington University PhD graduate.