Dear Fellow GSS members,
Thank you very much for your support for our past events! We hope that you all are doing well with your studies! Times flies and a year has gone by since the 30th Executive Committee of GSS took office in last September. Thank you for all help to make the life of NUS postgraduate students pleasant and enjoyable.
Over the past year, we have been trying to fulfill GSS’s mission, to serve all the postgraduate students, to connect between all the postgraduate students and university, and to enrich all the postgraduate students’ life. We have catered to the needs of postgraduate students by organizing fun events, workshops and also by working as the voice of the graduate community of NUS. We hope all our efforts have created a memorable experience for you and made your graduate life more colorful!
We are now approaching the end of our term in office. We sincerely thank you all for your continuous support and invite you to our Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2016 on 25th September. The Annual General Meeting is a meeting for all members of the society, where the committee will report our year’s events, as well as elect in the new committee. The AGM is also a chance to give recognition to the leaving 30th ExCo and to form the 31st ExCo.
Student leadership roles will poise you to be successful in the workforce and we strongly encourage every one of you to take up a role in our committee or sub-committee. Through organizing our many events, you will become more confident and responsible individuals, improve your communication and networking skills, management and problem-solving skills and you might even awaken your undiscovered talents! Registration with us If you wish to join GSS as part of the 31st executive committee, the candidates for positions will be required to deliver a 3 minutes election speech following by a 2 minutes Q&A. Note that the deadline for registering as a candidate will be on 18th September. Do not hesitate to contact us if you need more information. The details of the event are below:
Annual General Meeting
Date: 25th September 2016 (Sunday)
Time: 10:00 AM (registration starts from 9:30 AM)
Venue: Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium (University Town, ERC level 2)
Lunch will be provided
Join us as an Audience:
Want to vote for a change? Come to meet passionate candidates, vote for your own 31st Executive Committee and have a glance of what activities you can expect in the upcoming year! Register with us here:https://mysurvey.nus.edu.sg/EFM/se/54CCD14B256A74C0
Join us as a Candidate for 31th Executive Committee:
More information about our organizational structures, roles and responsibilities can be found HERE.
Note: you don’t have to register again if you have indicated your interests to us. We will contact you again after the deadline.
Join us as a volunteer/helper:
Want to be actively involved in our events, such as Postgraduate Career Fair (PGCF), goodie bag giveaway and planning of many other events? You can sign up with us as a Project Manager (pm), which we will assign you to the sub-committees or events. Sign up with us here: https://mysurvey.nus.edu.sg/EFM/se/54CCD14B5A52A292. You are encouraged to join us for the AGM. You can get to know what are the events you can expect in the upcoming academic year and who are the Ex-Co members you are going to work with!!
See you on 25th Sep!
The committee at NUS Graduate Students' Society welcomes you to school!
As we begin this new semester, it is now time to elect the 31st Executive committee to our society. And, this mail is to inform you that our formal recruitment drive has now started.
Our recruitment drive shall commence and conclude with the Annual General Meeting to be held on the 25th of September 2016.
Registration link: https://mysurvey.nus.edu.sg/EFM/se/54CCD14B6EF71202
The Graduate Students' Society hopes to provide much more meaning to your graduate life, be it providing you with new knowledge and perspectives on your career and personal development, or bringing you a whole network of graduate student friends in NUS through our many exciting events. Graduate student life is much more than just your books and lab, and we strive to make your graduate student life will be a colourful and fulfilling one! Every year we plan a whole series of events for you, do check your mailbox, our website and Facebook page regularly for more event updates!