The GSS is helpful to graduate students because it addresses on-campus and community issues that are specifically relevant to grads
Yunyun Gu, Teacher Education '21
The GSS Executive Board is the governing body for the Graduate Student Senate (GSS). A group of elected officers serves the committee to ensure the proper functioning of the Graduate Student Senate and to listen to concerns brought forth by unit representatitve and other graduate students to improve graduate life here at Lehigh.
The GSS executive board is comprised of students from multiple colleges, backgrounds, and disciplines who come together to ensure the smooth functioning and reponsive goverance for the student body's needs.
A Unit Representative, nominated by a Graduate Unit, represents their department or program at all General Assemby meetings and serves as a liaison between the GSS and their respective units. To volunteer to represent any open unit representative position, please talk to your department secretary or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Club Representative is a person (1), nominated by a GSS approved club that represents their club at all General Assembly meetings and serves as a liaison between the GSS and their representing clubs.
Each standing committee in the GSS is open to all General Members unless otherwise specified. The Committee Representiative is encouraged to attend and participate in all committee meetings and disseminate this infomation to the GSS community at the General Assembly meeting.