News and Announcements
The new school year has started, and we are back on campus! This year's SES-GSA leadership is
Dusty White - President
Daegoon Lee - Vice President
Christopher Clarke - Secretary
Xiangrui Wang - Treasurer
We would love to hear from you if there is anything we can do to make your school year better!
Follow the link below to cast your vote for the 2013-2014 SES-GSA Officer elections and new GPSA senators. We require your student ID for verification that you are an eligible SES voter.
Thanks, good luck to the candidates!
The School of Economic Sciences Graduate Student Association will now be participating in the CAHNRS Student Senate. The CAHNRS Student Senate organizes the CAHNRS Fall Festival, organizes events between groups in CAHNRS and the WSU community, and provides funds for club programs. We will be holding an election to select our new CAHNRS senator to represent SES at their meetings every two weeks. Attendance is also required to requisition funds from CAHNRS, so only apply if you can commit to regular attendance please. Find below the job description for this position:
The duties of the CAHNRS Student Senate representative shall be to:
Represent their respective club/organization at the Senate meetings to inform the Senate of the activities of their club, and to report the actions of the Senate back to their organizations.
Each Officer, Representative and Executive Council member, with the Exception of the Chair of the Senate, will have the power to vote. The Chair will have the power to vote only in the event of a tie vote. Votes will be limited to one vote per representative of an (per) organizations.
Special committees shall be appointed as needed by the Senate to fulfill specific needs. The chair of the special committee shall be elected from within the Senate. Membership of special committees shall be made up of CAHNRS students. Special committees shall include:
Fall Festival, CAHNRS Awards Banquet as well all other CAHNRS Senate activities. Subcommittees may consist of the following: Dinner, Decorations, Communications (PR, Press, etc), and Clubs Displays Committee’s.
Congrats to Daegoon Lee and Tongzhe Li for winning this year's poster competition! We awarded two full $300 prizes to the two entrants who were tied at the top from the judges' rankings. The two $200 second place winners were Jeff Luckstead and Gnel Gabrielyan (Hops Price Formation), and our two $100 third place awards were won by Tesfaye Deboch and Gnel Gabrielyan (Movie Determinants).
To see all of this year's posters, please navigate to Public Documents.
Thanks to everyone who submitted and took the time to present their work to the WSU community!
Below is a list of SES-GSA events and dates that you should start thinking about over the break.
1. 2013 SES Annual Poster Competition will be held on Wednesday, March 6th 2013 in the Ensminger Pavilion. Abstracts will be due by February 6th, 2013 and a PDF version of your poster will be required by February 20th, 2013.
2. The SES-GSA will be hosting student led Graduate Research Workshops during lunchtime in Hulbert 323J beginning Friday, January 18th. We will be looking for 2 to 3 third year students to present incomplete research that they would like to get feedback on. Please email a SES-GSA member if you’d like to present. Presentation times will be reserved on a first come basis. These events will be catered.
3. The SES-GSA would like to get 2nd and 3rd year students to Meet with the First Year Students in January to discuss planning and expectations for the core exams. First years may want to start thinking about any questions or concerns they would like to discuss.
More details on each of these events will be sent out in the following weeks. We hope you enjoy the holidays and come back refreshed for the Spring Semester!!!
Additionally Research Interest Survey results are available under the 'Public Documents' link on the left. Check out what your colleagues are interested in!
Dr. Jill McCluskey was kind enough to create a professional LaTeX formatted CV template for the graduates to use. There is an additional pdf example of the LaTeX template output. Please feel free to download these files and distribute as you please.
Please take a moment to vote for the SES GPSA Senator election using the link below.
Voting will remain open until Friday, September 7 at Noon. We will announce the winner shortly after.
Best of luck to the candidates!
Congratulations to those first year PhD students who passed their core exams! Good luck on the next round for those who still need to give it another shot.
The following are the 2012 posters
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