GSS Meetings

The Graduate Student Senate holds General Body Meetings open to the public. Meetings are held from 7-9 PM  in person. In-person meetings are held in Room Irvine 199 (location map). 

Past Meeting Agendas, Minutes, & Resolutions

General Body Meeting Walk-Through [PDF]


Thursday, September 14th and Friday, September 15th


Room: Irvine 199 (Location)

Fall 2023 General Body Meetings

Friday, September 15th, 7-9pm

This meeting will be held during orientation so there is no guest speaker.

Tuesday, September 19th, 7-9pm 

Guest Speaker:  Athens Mayor Steve Patterson

Tuesday, October 3rd, 7-9pm 

Guest Speaker: OHIO Graduate Employee Organization

Tuesday, October 17th, 7-9pm 

Guest Speaker: Dr. Christopher Lewis, Director of the Office of Nationally Competitive Awards

Tuesday, October 31st, 7-9pm 

Guest Speaker: OHIO President Lori Stewart Gonzalez

Tuesday, November 14th, 7-9pm 

Guest Speaker: Anna Casteel, OHIO Student Health Insurance Administrator

Tuesday, November 28th, 7-9pm

Guest Speaker: Dr. Lyn Redington, OHIO Vice President for Student Affairs


Spring 2023 General Body Meetings

Tuesday, January 23rd, 7-9pm 

Guest Speaker: Mac Stricklen, OHIO Ombudsperson

Tuesday, February 6th, 7-9pm

Guest Speaker: Dr. Allyson Hallman-Thrasher, Associate Professor in Teacher Education and Mathematics

Tuesday, February 20th, 7-9pm TEAMS Meeting Link

Guest Speaker: Dr. Paul Castelino, OHIO Counseling and Psychological Services Director

Tuesday, March 5th, 7-9pm

Guest Speaker: Chief Nick Magruder, Athens Chief of Police

Tuesday, March 19th, 7-9pm

Guest Speaker: Julie Allison, OHIO Associate Vice President for Finance

Tuesday, April 2nd, 7-9pm

Guest Speaker: OHIO Alumni Association

Tuesday, April 16th, 7-9pm

Guest Speaker: Misty Crosby, OHIO Senior Executive in Residence


**All meetings are in-person. However, if you are an online student and do not live in Athens or have a medical reason for your inability to attend the meetings in person, you may request to attend the meeting via Teams. Please request this by contacting at least 2 hours prior to the meeting. Please read the GSS R&P for the attendance policy.