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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: Angela Stewart ( - Gilbertson Lab

  Vice-President: Geoff Smith( French Lab

  Academic Committee Chair: Gareth Hopkins ( Brodie Lab

  Fundraising Committee Chair: Shabnam Mohammadi ( Savitzky Lab

  Outreach Committee Chair: Corey Andrikopoulos ( - Evans/Cane Labs

  Social Committee Chair: Houston Judd ( - Ramirez/Strange Labs

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.