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Fall 2014 Conference Grants Application OPEN!

GPSO Conference Funding is awarded once per semester with funds distributed near the end of the term.  These funds are sent directly to IUB accounts and may be used for funding in advance of your event or to reimburse events during the award semester. We encourage all IUB academic departments […]

Call for Applications: GPSO Diversity Council

We are seeking five students for the 2014-2015 Diversity Council. The Diversity Council will propose legislation to improve the inclusivity of graduate student life, and support traditionally underrepresented students and organizations.  The Diversity Council will plan and co-sponsor events that celebrate the diverse experiences of students at IU.  A position on the […]

Fall Travel Awards

GPSO has posted our Fall Travel Awards application. The GPSO Travel Award is offered through a competitive process for graduate and professional students at Indiana University Bloomington. A flat award of $500 is given to help support travel expenses to conferences at which the student’s work will be presented (i.e. […]

April Resolution: Inclusive Student Body

In their April Assembly meeting, the elected student representatives of the Indiana University – Bloomington Graduate and Professional Student Organization (GPSO) passed a resolution urging Indiana University to strengthen student inclusion efforts and develop new, proactive strategies for creating a campus that values inclusion and diversity. GPSO suggests such methods […]

SAA Opening: GPSO Communications and Community Development Coordinators

APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 11 The Graduate and Professional Student Organization serves over 9,500 graduate and professional students at IU Bloomington through providing academic support, advocacy, community-building and resources. The GPSO seeks applicants for the positions of Communications and Community Development Coordinators for the 2014-2015 academic year.   Read the position […]

GPSO Travel Award Winners

After review of over 140 highly competitive applications for the spring GPSO Travel Awards, we are excited to offer funding for the following graduate and professional students.  Congratulations! Arian Ashourvan, Neuroscience/Optometry Alexis Barton, Psychological and Brain Sciences/Statistics Wesley Beaulieu, Biology/Statistics Owen Boberg, Astronomy Meghan Buchanan, Anthropology Rebecca Caldwell, Geological Sciences […]

IU Strategic Plan Feedback

GPSO has met with you and compiled your thoughts on Provost Robel’s Strategic Plan, including thoughts on pedagogical training, faculty management, degree completion, online education, experiential learning, health and wellness, cross-campus collaboration, and sustainability. Check out the summary here: Draft Strategic Plan Feedback.

Call for Applications: Emissaries for Graduate Student Diversity Program

Call for Applications Emissaries for Graduate Student Diversity Program 2014-15 Basic Information Duration:  Fall 2014; Spring 2015; and, Summer 2015 (optional) Position Open to:  all full-time IUB masters and PhD students Hours per month:    less than three hours Sponsor Department:  University Graduate School Number of positions:  Twenty Application Deadline:  Thursday, […]