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Genetics Graduate Student Association

The Genetics Graduate Student Association (GGSA) is a student-run organization focused on advocating for graduate students and promoting a departmental culture of inclusivity, scientific curiosity, and fun. GGSA organizes departmental retreats, represents graduate student interests at faculty meetings, and plans various social events. If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please reach out to us through our anonymous comments/suggestions form!  


Students carving pumpkins


Students having fun


Students talking science


Current GGSA Board

Matthew Treaster - - President

Matt Farnitano - - Secretary

Ben Long - - Treasurer

Fiifi Agyabeng-Dadzie - - Social Chair


Current GGSA Constitution

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