Graduate Student Senate Committees

Get Involved with a GSS Committee

It is the goal of the Graduate Student Senate (GSS) to work collaboratively with all graduate students to achieve a greater graduate student experience for all at USF. By joining a committee, you have the opportunity to influence the planning, decision making, and implementing processes within the GSS.

GSS Committees

External Affairs Committee

Chair: Riya Singh, Vice President of External Affairs
Meets monthly | 6–7:30 p.m. 
| UC 414
Has the responsibility for planning and implementing all GSS-sponsored programs, services, and social events.
GSS External Affairs Committee Code »

Finance Committee

Chair: TBD, Vice President of Treasury 
Meets twice a month | 6–7:30 p.m
. | UC 402/403
Ensures the fiscal responsibility of the GSS while reviewing and maintaining the budget, allocation of funding, and development of policies around grant applications.
GSS Finance Committee Code »

Internal Affairs Committee

Chair: Courtney Lamar, Vice President of Internal Affairs
Meets Monthly | 6:00–7:30 p.m. 
| UC 415
Reviews amendments, bylaws, and other governing documents, committee codes, policies, and procedures that pertain to or are submitted to the GSS.
GSS Internal Affairs Committee Code »

Mission Committee

Chair: Annika Miyamoto, Vice President of Mission
Meets Monthly |  6:00–7:30 p.m. | UC 414

Dedicated to standing up for social justice and remaining an advocate for all student-led initiatives.
GSS Mission Committee Code »

Committee Meetings

Fall 2018 Meetings

  • September 24, 2018
  • October 8, 2018
  • October 22, 2018
  • November 12, 2018
  • November 26, 2018

Spring 2019 Meetings

  • February 11, 2019
  • February 25, 2019
  • March 18, 2019
  • April 8, 2019
  • April 22, 2019

Fall GSS Finance Committee Meetings 

Spring GSS Finance Committee Meetings

  • February 11, 2019
  • February 25, 2019
  • March 18, 2019
  • April 8, 2019
  • April 22, 2019

Committee Membership

Priority interest deadline: Friday, September 7, 2018 at 5 p.m.

Any AGSUSF member can join a GSS committee. AGSUSF means any full-time graduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Education, School of Management, or School of Nursing and Health Professions.

Committee Interest Indicator