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Thursday, December 3, 2009

Next GSAC Meeting is Dec. 11 @ 3 PM in Wood Hall, Rm 2734

Do not forget:  The next GSAC meeting is scheduled for Friday, December 11, 2009 at 3 PM in Wood Hall, Rm 2734.  (GFAC meeting is same location but begins at 2 PM).  This will our last meeting in 2009.

Friday, November 13, 2009

The GSAC Website Redesigned

GSAC is happy to announce the wonderful redesign of the GSAC website! Please check it out and let us know what you think.

Friday, October 30, 2009

Professionals Mix & Mingle: A Joint Event with WMU Administration

Join the GSAC and WMU administrators for an evening of professional networking. This event allows you an opportunity to gain tips on professionalism, leadership, interviewing, and networking.

Following our formal programming you will have the unique opportunity of connecting with our very own WMU administration and other graduate students. We are not just graduate students but professionals that contribute to WMU, the Kalamazoo community, and beyond!

CityScape (125 S. Kalamazoo Mall) on November 13th from 4-7pm

4:00 pm Mix & Mingle
4:30 pm Formal Program
6:00 pm Mix & Mingle

Free Hors D’oeuvres beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided!
(Professional Attire Required)

Seating Limited - RSVP Required by emailing GSAC (

When you RSVP, please include the following:
  • Your name
  • Preferred contact information
  • Preferred professional identity/title (e.g. counselor, teacher, engineer, doctoral associate, etc.)
  • What you hope to gain from the event (optional)

Open Forum W/Dr. Dunn, Nov 11 6:30-8 PM

You are invited to an Open Forum with WMU President John Dunn. Take advantage of this opportunity to voice your concerns, get your questions answered, and learn about the future direction of WMU.

This is a collaborative event sponsored by the Graduate Student Advisory Committee (GSAC) and the Western Student Association (WSA) .

Bernhard Center - Room 157 November 11th from 6:30-8pm

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Bronco ID Survey - Your voice in the university community!

Hello Fellow Graduate Students,

One of the GSAC's major roles within the university is to advocate for graduate student needs. Because of our interest in making sure your needs are being met, we will be developing a number of short surveys (approx. 5 minutes) that we are asking you to complete.

This first survey requests information pertaining to your Bronco ID. Your participation will give us a much better idea of certain issues around Bronco ID usage. Your feedback is essential to enforcing positive change. Thank you in advance for taking the time to complete our survey!

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

GSAC Website Update!

Check out the new and improved GSAC website!

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Check Out the Updated Events!

Events have been updated - see the section entitled "Events, Opportunities, Etc." in the sidebar. For your connivence there is also a link to the Graduate College's Scholarly Events Calendar.

There is a really interesting event tonight (10/6/09) as part of the 2009-2010 Graduate College Public Lecture Series: "The Early Reception of the 'Origin of Species' in England and the United States" presented by Thomas Glick at 5 pm, Putney Lecture Hall, WMU Fetzer Center. (See Graduate College website or the Graduate College's Scholarly Events Calendar for details). There is a second event tomorrow (10/7/09) also by Thomas Glick called "Medieval Scientific Translation Movements: A Comparative Perspective" at 5 pm, Putney Lecture Hall, WMU Fetzer Center.

Sunday, September 13, 2009

Looking for a Place To Go & To Have Fun?

AIR ZOO in Kalamazoo is offering FREE GENERAL ADMISSION until Sept. 30. Take advantage of it.

Thursday, September 3, 2009

Welcome to the GSAC Blog!

Greetings Fellow Broncos,

As the chairperson for the Graduate Student Advisory Committee (GSAC) I wish to extend a warm welcome to our new GSAC Blog. This network will allow you to share opportunities and events with one another. Our goal is to extend a forum for you to connect with one another and share (tastefully) any concerns or difficulties you may be experiencing. We also encourage you to share your many accomplishments. I look forward to staying connected. Please stay tuned for more updates from the GSAC by visiting us on Twitter, Facebook, and our NEW GSAC website coming soon!

~ Brandi

Thursday, February 19, 2009

Test Blog

This is a test to see how it looks!