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Establishment of the Graduate Student Advisory Council

The Graduate Student Advisory Council shall be a committee of the Lourdes University Graduate School that:

  • Serves as an advisory Council to the Dean of the Graduate School
  • Works with the Graduate Student Services Coordinator, who represents the students’ voice on the Graduate Executive Council
  • Offers ideas for recruitment, growth of the programs, support services and for new program development
  • Offers recommendations for improvements to the Graduate School and the programs that will benefit the students
  • Will meet once per semester (Fall, Spring and Summer).  Additional meetings could be convoked by the Dean or the Graduate Student Services Coordinator to address a particular need of the Graduate School

Membership on the Graduate Student Advisory Council shall consist of voting members:

  • The Graduate Student Services Coordinator (Co-Chair)
  • One student is elected by the Council to serve as co-chair with the Graduate Student Services Coordinator
  • One Graduate Student for every 25 students with a minimum of 1 (one) graduate student for each program
  • Students are approved by the appropriate Graduate Director and appointed to the Council by the Graduate Dean
  • Two Graduate alumni from each program

Non-Voting Members

  • Graduate Dean
  • Director of Graduate Admissions
  • Graduate Administrative Assistant

 

Please talk with the Director of your master's program if you are interested in getting involved.  We hope to have membership solidified by October 15, 2014 and have our first meeting in early November.  If you have questions, please contact Kelly Conkle, Graduate Student Services Corrdinator at kconkle@lourdes.edu or 419-824-3881.