During Pittsburgh’s Winter, A Hot Day of Field ResearchSome graduate students will complete all of their research in Pittsburgh on CMU’s main campus, but others have the opportunity to take their research out of the city, or even out of the country. Here Michael, a PhD student in the Human Computer Interaction Institute, tells the story of one of his research days abroad.
“More Than Good Lab Hands”: Creative Thinking and Communication Skills in the Bio LabDan is a PhD student in Biological Sciences. While he spends a lot of the day in the lab running experiments, the real challenge in his work is creative problem solving, interpreting results with the team, and communicating clearly with other researchers and the public.
A Packed Day in The Part-Time LifeTuesday, April 02, 2019
A Packed Day in The Part-Time LifeBy day, Angelica is a nonprofit development director. By night, she's a Heinz Master's student studying Public Management. Hear about her exciting day pursuing grants downtown, studying Strategy Development at Heinz College and playing with a great hedgehog!
Announcing the Annual GSA Stipend Report for AY18-19Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Announcing the Annual GSA Stipend Report for AY18-19
How to Make Friends and Have Fun with GSA SociaLinkMonday, March 11, 2019
How to Make Friends and Have Fun with GSA SociaLinkA guide on how to use the GSA Facebook group Socialink to organize small group outings and meet other students.
Let Your Voice be Heard: Guide to Submitting a Public Comment for the Title IX New Proposed RulesFriday, January 25, 2019
Let Your Voice be Heard: Guide to Submitting a Public Comment for the Title IX New Proposed Rules
GSA Presidential Address: Strategic Plan Progress ReportTuesday, January 22, 2019
GSA Presidential Address: Strategic Plan Progress Report
On the Road to Workplace Bullying PreventionMonday, January 14, 2019
On the Road to Workplace Bullying Prevention
GSA applauds student appointments to Search Committee for next SCS DeanWednesday, December 05, 2018
GSA applauds student appointments to Search Committee for next SCS Dean
Open for Business: CMU Pantry aims to reduce student food insecurity on campusThursday, November 08, 2018
Open for Business: CMU Pantry aims to reduce student food insecurity on campus
Free Legal Consultations for StudentsThursday, November 01, 2018
Free Legal Consultations for Students
Voting Resources: Let Your Voice Be Heard November 6th!Saturday, October 06, 2018
Voting Resources: Let Your Voice Be Heard November 6th!
The Presidential Search Continues...Without Student Involvement!Monday, February 12, 2018
The Presidential Search Continues...Without Student Involvement!On October 15, the Graduate Student Assembly along with the Student Government Exec and the Student Senate, issued an open call through The Tartan to the Board of Trustees, expressing our displeasure on students being excluded from the Presidential Search Committee. More than four months later, we are writing to share our continued and increasing disappointment about this policy of active exclusion. The only thing more unfortunate than the lack of student representation has been the silence the Board has adopted and an implicit refusal to reform in the future.
An Open Note Concerning the Activities FeeWednesday, October 23, 2013
An Open Note Concerning the Activities FeeUndergraduates and graduates will have the opportunity to vote online Nov 8th-10th (link to vote: http://bit.ly/PwPBtA) as to whether they want to raise the Student Activities Fee by 25% from $97/semester to $121/semester. GSA has not initiated this referendum and does not necessarily support a fee increase, but we do view this as an opportunity to gather feedback from the graduate student community at large.
GSA Contributes $175,000 to University EndowmentThursday, March 22, 2012