Graduate Students Association Statements & Releases

October 25, 2011 - 11:30am
This conference is meant to serve as a space for all students, statewide, to gather together on one campus to discuss the issues and struggles that students of color face on individual campuses. Through various workshops, caucuses, break-outs and...
October 19, 2011 - 3:00pm
Maria Blandizzi from the UCLA Economic Crisis Response team came to last week's forum meeting to tell graduate and professional students about emergency financial aid options. The ECR team was founded in 2009 and provides resources for students who...
October 12, 2011 - 5:30pm
The agenda for tonight's Forum meeting has been set and is available for download here (PDF). Also available are summer reports from the Cabinet officers. Take a look and see what they've been up to and what they're working on for the new school...
October 11, 2011 - 5:00pm
GSA is seeking applications for appointments in various campus committees for the 2011-2012 academic year. All interested graduate and professional students are encouraged to apply. Applications are due Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 5:00 p.m. [Deadline...
October 4, 2011 - 5:00pm
The Graduate Students Association is seeking applications for Academic Senate appointments for the 2011-2012 academic year. Applications are due at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 4. (Deadline extended from Sept. 29!) All interested graduate and...
September 21, 2011 - 5:00pm
Dear UCLA graduate student, I write to invite you to take part in the 2011 Common Book initiative, happening at UCLA this year, by reading the book and participating in a discussion with new (undergraduate) students on Wednesday evening, September...
September 16, 2011 - 9:00am
Welcome, new graduate students! The 2011 New Graduate Student Orientation will be held this Friday, Sept. 16. Highlights of the day will include a welcome message from Chancellor Gene Block, various workshops to help provide the Keys to Success in...
September 12, 2011 - 3:00pm
The Ashe Center is sponsoring a flu prevention contest. Prizes of $500 are available for video public service announcements and $200 for winning posters. The deadline is October 1, and more information can be found online at http://www.studenthealth...
September 18, 2011 - 1:00pm
Follow the link to RSVP for the 2011 UCLA Graduate Student Ocean Sports Sampler and transportation to the Marina Aquatic Center on Sunday, September 18th from 1 PM - 4 PM. Please note that all RSVP's are due by 6 PM on Friday, September 16th. The...
June 8, 2011 - 11:00pm
At the final GSA Forum of the academic year on May 25, 2011, the GSA officers for 2011-2012 were sworn in. Their term started on June 1, 2011. 2011-2012 GSA Officers Michael Weismeyer, President Arda Melkonian, Vice President Internal David Chilin...
June 8, 2011 - 11:00pm
This issue of Mediascape explores the complex notions of the local and global as they intersect with media: industries and studies; cultures of production, distribution, exhibition and reception; as well as the text itself. Some of the questions...
June 8, 2011 - 10:30pm
Volume 26, Issue 1 This issue is available both for free as an Open Access publication on eScholarship and for purchase through UC Press. Introduction
 Michelle Bumatay & Katelyn Knox Modern Transitions in 19th Century Paris: Baudelaire and...
June 6, 2011 - 2:00pm
The editors of InterActions: UCLA Journal of Education and Information Studies are please to announce the availability of Volume 7, Issue 2 at www.interactions.gseis.ucla.edu. Articles Latino Youth as Information Leaders: Implications for Family...
May 31, 2011 - 1:30am
GSA Forum unanimously passed, with one abstention, a resolution "In Condemnation of Administration's Unilateralism and a Demand for Democratic Budgeting." Graduate students have generally been shut out of spaces where campus policy is constructed,...
May 16, 2011 - 1:30am
UCLA GSA Officers congratulate UAW local 2865 members across the UCs on making history with the most recent internal union election. We are looking forward to working with the new leadership, which at the state level encompasses primarily the...
May 12, 2011 - 2:30pm
The Graduate Student Association has selected the James Lu Valle Distinguished Service Award and the Hanson Distinguished Service Award Recipients!! Every year, the GSA officers recognize individuals across the campus who have prioritized graduate/...
May 9, 2011 - 3:00am
The Graduate Students Association is seeking applications for appointments for the 2011-2012 academic year. All interested graduate and professional students are encouraged to apply. Cabinet positions and members of certain committees received...
May 3, 2011 - 3:30pm
UPDATE: We are pleased to learn that the UAW Elections Committee, USEJ, and AWDU agreed to a proposal to resume counting ballots on Thursday morning. We applaud the ability for all sides to come together after a contentious and bitter week. This...
April 23, 2011 - 3:30pm
Every year, the Graduate Students Association (GSA) recognizes graduate/professional students, staff, faculty, and administrators who have served graduate/professional students in extraordinary ways. We are currently accepting nominations for both...
April 23, 2011 - 2:00pm
GSA OFFICER ELECTIONS GSA Elections will take place from April 26, 2011, at 12 pm to May 2, 2011, at 12 pm via MyUCLA. Voters will be randomly selected to win a free lunch. Download a printable election flier here. CANDIDATES PRESIDENT Michael...
April 8, 2011 - 3:00pm
Attention All Graduate Students! Apply now to RUN for a position within the Graduate Student Association (GSA) and advocate for graduate students' interests at UCLA and within the UC system. Stipend amounts and responsibilities are described on the...
November 29, 2010 - 10:00pm
Pacific Review of Ethnomusicology (PRE) is seeking submissions for its 16th volume, scheduled for publication in Fall 2011. Now in its 26th year, PRE welcomes submissions not only from our colleagues in ethnomusicology and systematic musicology, but...
November 29, 2010 - 3:00pm
Voices in the US: Spanish and Portuguese Almost 47 million people in the US are speakers of Spanish –more than 45 million- and Portuguese –more than one million- according to 2006-2008 Census estimates. Mester is interested in scholarly articles and...
November 23, 2010 - 1:30pm
If you missed the student forum on Anderson's Financial Self-Sufficiency proposal you can find a summary of the event from the Daily Bruin by clicking here. For a more substantive understanding of the conversation, you can review the power points...
November 15, 2010 - 10:30am
Have you HEARD about UCLA Anderson's proposal to be privately funded? THIS MONDAY!! Kerckhoff Hall Grand Salon You can direct Questions to the Dean of Anderson, who supports the proposal, and to an Anderson Faculty Member, who is not in support of...