# Graduate Student Advisory Committee (GSAC)

The Graduate Student Advisory Committee (GSAC) exists for the following reasons:

- To advise new and continuing graduate students concerning curricula, requirements for degrees and other aspects of the graduate program.
- To make recommendations to the Department concerning promotion, tenure and retention of faculty members.
- To participate in the allocation of ASUU funds supplied to the College of Science Student Council.
- To make whatever recommendations it feels appropriate concerning the graduate program to the Department of Mathematics.
- To assist the Department in making its policies and requirements fully understood by the graduate students.

# Current GSAC sub-committees

Co-chairs | Chris Miles, Dan Smolkin |

Retention, Promotion and Tenure | Adam Brown, Todd Reeb, Laura Strube, Greg Handy |

Graduate Colloquium | Jenny Kenkel |

GSNACS (Refreshments) | Anna Nelson, Sean McAfee, Jenny Kenkel, Hannah Hoganson |

Recruitment | Greg Handy, James Farre, Anna Nelson, Daniel Zavitz, Hannah Hoganson, Dan Smolkin |

Graduate Student Life Committee (Social Outreach) | Erin Linebarger, Jenny Kenkel, Daniel Zavitz |

Intramural Sports (Social Outreach) | James Gossell, Derrick Wigglesworth |

Web page maintenance | Andy Kassen |

*Sub-committee chairs are underlined.

# Contacts for Prospective and Incoming Students

Research Area |
Student Contact |

Mathematical Biology | Samantha Hill |

Algebraic Geometry | Franco Rota |

Commutative Algebra | Dan Smolkin |

Topology/Geometry | Hanna Astephan |

Representation Theory | Sean McAfee |

Probability | Daniel Lee |

Statistics | Jenny Kenkel |

Applied Mathematics | Kyle Steffen |

Scientific Computing | Erin Linebarger |

International Students | Stefano Filipazzi |

*For general questions and information please email Paula Tooman

# Links

Colloquium schedule | Fall 2016 Colloquia |

Presentations using LaTeX: The Beamer Class | Instructional guide by Amber Smith |

Grant Proposals | Prepare a Successful Grant Proposal |

Thesis Preparation | Thesis Office |

Sources for travel funds | Graduate School |

Past colloquia schedules | Archive of past colloquia: Fall 1999 – Fall 2015 |

Information for qualifying exams | Archive of past qualifying examinations |