Coffee Hour for International Grad Students

Are you an international graduate student? Come join us for a low key coffee hour sponsored by the GSO on Friday, March 30th from 9:30–10:30! No agenda, just chatting, bagels, coffee, and other good breakfast snacks with your fellow international students. Please email Jess Lambert at if you have any questions or dietary restrictions. 

Upcoming Event: GSO Coffee Hour for LGBTQIA+ Grad Students

Please join us for coffee, light breakfast, and conversation with LGBTQIA+ graduate students from across GRS! Wednesday, March 14th 9:30-10:30 AM 232 Bay State Road, Room 505 Here is a link to flyers if you would like to send or hang some up in your department: GSO Coffee Hour March 14

Spring 2018 Meetings

Hello everyone! Here are the GSO meeting times and locations for this semester. Upcoming Meetings (Spring 2018) Friday, January 26, 10 am, CAS 226 Friday, February 16, 10 am, CAS 226 Friday, March 16, 10 am, CAS 226 Friday, April 6, 10 am, CAS 226 Friday, April 27, 10 am, CAS 226

Congratulations to our Fall 2017 Travel Grant Winners!

Tazeen Ali (Religious Studies) Ilyun Koh (Earth and Environment) Sasha Goldman (History of Art and Architecture) Isabella Muratore (Biology) Alexandra Gold (English) Taejin Park (Earth and Environment) Cecilia Weddell (Editorial Studies) Katherine Valde (Philosophy) Christine D’Auria (AMNESP) Erica Larson (Anthropology) Julianne Wilner (Psychology) Pardis Dabashi (English) Jonathan Shaffer (Sociology)

First Meeting of Fall 2017!

The first GSO meeting for the semester will be held on Wednesday, September 13 @ 5:30 – CAS B20 (College of Arts and Sciences, 725 Commonwealth Ave.). This location will be temporary – for the first meeting only – the permanent location for Fall 2017 will be CAS 226. For future meeting times and dates, […]

Summer 2017 Travel Grant winners announced!

Congratulations to the winners of 11 conference travel grants and 2 research travel grants! If you would like to apply for a travel grant, the next applications will be due on December 1. Conference Travel Grant Winners: Emma Newcombe Johnny Elguero Jake Watson Lilly Havstad Rebecca Farber Mehrdad Babadi Kelsey Gustin Donovan Dennis Laura Tourtellotte […]

Spring 2017 Meetings

I apologize for the delay in the announcement but we now have our Spring meeting times/location sorted out. Location for Meetings: EPC 204 (750 Commonwealth ave.) Meeting times: Wednesday, February 22nd, 5:30pm (EPC 204) Wednesday, March 15th, 5:30pm (EPC 204) Wednesday, April 5th, 5:30pm (EPC 204) Wednesday, April 26th, 5:30pm (EPC 204)

Fall 2016 Travel Grant Winners announced!

Congratulations to the winners of 17 GSO conference travel grants and 3 GSO research travel grants!If you would like to apply for a travel grant, the next applications will be due in late Spring 2017. Conference Travel Grant Winners (in no particular order): Rebekah Beaulieu Alexey Shiklomanov Aviva Cormier Adam Iaizzi Alaz Kilicaslan Stephen Decina Christopher Conz […]

GSO signs Consensus Statement on Scientific Leadership

At our meeting on December 12, the GSO voted to sign the Consensus Statement on Science-Informed Leadership. If you want to get involved in promoting science-informed leadership in the next presidential administration, visit this website.

NOTICE: GSO Officer Elections

At the next meeting (Monday 12/12) we will hold elections for the 2017 executive board. A descriptions of the positions is below. If you are interested in nominating yourself or someone else for any of these positions please send an email to gso [at] bu [dot] edu. You may be nominated for more than one position. I strongly encourage you […]