Graduate Professional Council

 

Mission:

GPC exists to provide a unified, representative body for all graduate and professional students at the University of Virginia. The council consists of a Chair, Vice Chair, Council Members from each graduate and professional school here at UVA, and the Graduate Affairs Representative from Student Council. GPC meets regularly throughout the year to discuss the current needs, issues, successes of, and opportunities for all UVA graduate and professional students. Contact information and other resources from each school are listed below.

Members:

Chair: 
Christian West, gpc_chair@virginia.edu
Curry School of Education, Higher Ed Administration (PhD)

Vice Chair: 
Paul Zivick, gpc_vicechair@virginia.edu
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, Astronomy (PhD)

Council members:

School of Architecture
SAGA President: Ben Small, bss5pr@virginia.edu
GPC Representative: Jess Smith, jcs9cq@virginia.edu
Website: http://www.arch.virginia.edu/resources/student-organizations

Frank Batten School of Leadership & Public Policy
Trent Chinnaswamy, tjc2cr@virginia.edu
Website: http://batten.virginia.edu/school/batten-life/student-organizations

Curry School of Education
Tyler Woodward, tdw2hn@virginia.edu
Website: https://curry.virginia.edu/admissions/student-services/education-council

Darden School of Business
Max Linden, lindenm20@darden.virginia.edu
Website: https://www.darden.virginia.edu/mba/community/student-clubs/darden-stude...

Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Sadegh Eghdami, me2ts@virginia.edu
Website: https://uva.campuslabs.com/engage/organization/graduateengineeringstuden...

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Emma Cronin, eac4fd@virginia.edu
Website: http://gradcouncil.com/

School of Law
SBA President: Jasmine Lee, sbapresident@virginia.edu
GPC Representative: Nick Simon, nds2tf@virginia.edu
Website: http://www.law.virginia.edu/students/student-government

McIntire School of Commerce
TBD in September, 2019
Website: https://www.commerce.virginia.edu/student-orgs/graduate-commerce-council

School of Medicine
Medical Students representative:
Sarah Dudley, scd2bb@virginia.edu
Website: https://students.med.virginia.edu/mulholland/

BIMS Graduate student representative:
Rebecca Stanhope, rls9an@virginia.edu
Website: https://med.virginia.edu/graduate-biosciences-society/

School of Nursing
Jacqueline Anderson, jnv4rq@virginia.edu
Website: https://community.nursing.virginia.edu/students/organizations/

Newsletters:

Have an event, announcement, or update to share on the GPC newsletter? Please send the content to gpc_vicechair@virginia.edu by the specified due dates (Newsletters are sent out the 1st Tuesday of each month):

March Newsletter by 2/28/19
April Newsletter by 3/28/19
May Newsletter by 5/2/19

Past Newsletters

Other resources:

National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS): http://nagps.org/

Graduate and Professional Housing @ UVA Information: https://tinyurl.com/2018-19uvaGPChousing

Parking and Transportation: https://parking.virginia.edu/