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Welcome to the Biology Graduate Student Association (BGSA). We represent the graduate students of the Utah State University Biology Department. The BGSA organizes social events, gatherings, and public outreach programs for the Biology graduate students and local community. These include weekly happy hours, end of year socials and officer elections, yearly yurt trips, fundraisers, and more.

The BGSA maintains a facebook page here.

For more information, please contact:

  President: Spencer Hudson  - French Lab BNR 343

  Vice-President: Megen Kepas - Gilbertson Lab BTEC 301

  Academic Committee Chair: Kate Hunter - Kapheim Lab BNR 352

  Outreach Committee Chair: Emily Virgin - French Lab BNR 343

  Social Committee Chair: Kirsten Butcher - Stark Lab VSB 339A

The Department has established a Graduate Research Travel Award to help fund travel expenses for current students presenting their research at national and international conferences or conducting field research. If you'd like to contribute to this fund - click here for details.