On-going and/or as needed
GSA Council includes one member from each department who serves as a representative voice that speaks to various academic and political topics during monthly Council meetings.
The following departments require a Council representative:
Deadline: On-going and/or as needed
The Board of Directors is responsible for overseeing the corporate governance of the GSA. This includes areas such as committees and representation, budget changes, policy and committee reports, and strategy implementation.
For those interested in joining the GSA Board of Directors, please contact Sara Drisdelle, GSA Elections Coordinator.
University of Waterloo is seeking nominations for one upcoming graduate student vacancy on Senate. Graduate Student Senators serve alongside senior campus administration in order to review and create bylaws, and establish committees and councils.
This position will support the planning and execution of ongoing and future events of the Graduate Student Association-University of Waterloo (GSA-UW) and the Graduate House, and will be required to support the strategic planning of the GSA-UW and Graduate House communications per the direction of the GSA-UW’s Vice President of Communications, and on occasion the Graduate House Hospitality Manager.
The GSA-UW is interested in a review of sexual violence and assault statistics occurring on-campus and within the Region of Waterloo—as well as mitigation strategies and resources for victims.
This information will help provide guidance for the GSA-UW’s advocacy efforts directed towards improving municipal resources, as well as the University of Waterloo’s resources and training programs.
Promote gender and racial equity on campus, and serve as a primary advocate for University of Waterloo graduate students that are racialized, Black, Indigenous, and/or members of the LGBT2+ community.