->Scheduled for Thursday, Sept 27 from 5-7pm. Need volunteers for clean-up after event. Please let the GSO know if you will be available to assist! Current volunteers: Gaelen G, Erin H, Kyle G
->Brittany A volunteered during the meeting
Impact Challenge Workshops
-> September 12- "Why Professionalism Matters: Successful Communication &Time Management Skills"
-> September 19- "High Impact Publishing: Getting Your Work Published and Read"
-> October 3- "Show, Don't Tell: Tips and Tricks for Better Slide Decks & Posters"
-> All workshops are from 2:00 to 3:30 PM and are free for students. Please register for the workshop by contacting Robin Champieux. You can check the GSO website/calendar.
-> Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. @ Mac Hall 3198
-> Description: Learn about the non-research elements of an NRSA grant: Topics covered include how to set up your proposal in InfoEd, how to develop a budget, how to manage reference letters, biosketches, and other institutional forms, and elements of a great training plan.
-> Led by Gavin Hamilton, grants and contracts administrator with the Office of Proposal and Award Management, and Rachel Dresbeck, senior director, OHSU Research Development
Access the Columbia Employee store through this Sunday.
-> Show badge, bring up to 4 guests. Employee pricing is usually 40-60% off.
Tour the Primate Center at West Campus, 8am-1pm on Thurs, Sept 27.
-> Description: OHSU's West Campus is home to the Oregon National Primate Research Center, Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute and some administrative and technical support offices, including Data Center West. This event provides an opportunity for OHSU employees to explore this beautiful 166-acre campus and the world-class research programs housed there. A free shuttle will be provided from the South Waterfront or free parking is available on site. Please register on O2!
The next GSO coffee break is on Wednesday, September 19 from 2-3 pm in the Synapse!
Invited speakers: None
->Next Meeting is next Friday from 12-1 pm in CLSB 2S020
->Current All-Hill GSO Reps: Tim, Danielle, Marc, Gabe, and (Adam?), which leaves 3 more open spots to try to fill. Also, Erin is the CAP rep!
Travel Award- Breanna
-> Deadline for applications is this Friday (September 7), see the website for eligibility details and the application itself!Event News
->Lunch & Learn: The Scoop on Grant Writing, Part 2
->September 18 from 12-1 pm in MRB 310
->Description: Writing grants is not easy, but specifically thinking about how reviewers might view your proposal and addressing reviewers' comments to improve your grant can be a big challenge. This second part of the Grant Writing Series will feature a panel of students and post-docs, who have experience with grant writing and addressing reviewers' comments, and they will share their best practices and tips. More details on the GSO event page/calendar.
->Students have turned in cards and are beginning to put together a bargaining committee. If you want to be a part of this conversation, please come to the meetings on Wed from 3:00 – 4:00 and Thurs from 6:00 – 7:00 (check out event page/calendar for details.) It’s never too late to get involved and make your voice heard!
Conj Curr Comm- Alex
Upcoming Student Dissertations
-> Nicholas Miner, 9/5/18, 1:30 Vollum M1441
-> Asia Mitchell, 9/14/18, 11:30 RJH 4340
*Be sure to check the GSO calendar, where all dissertations will be listed.