Academic - Human Sciences


To serve as an academic and social forum for HDFS graduate students and to work with HDFS faculty to increase the visibility of the HDFS Graduate Program.


This organization has no affiliations.

Constitution / Tier

File GSN_Constitution_Aug-2018.doc
Tier Student Organization - Registered

Membership Information

Student Members 19
ISU Members 4
Non-ISU Members 0
Allowed Members Current HDFS Graduate Students
Allowed Officers PhD and Master's students in HDFS
Membership Qualifications For Officers: Have a minimum grade point ratio (cumulative GPA) of 3.0 and meet that minimum cumulative GPA in the semester immediately prior to the election/appointment, the semester of election/appointment and semesters during the term of office. In order for this provision to be met, at least six hours (half-time credits) must have been taken for the semester under consideration. Be in good standing with the university and enrolled: at least half time (six or more credit hours), if a graduate level student (unless fewer credits are required in the final stages of their degree as defined by the Continuous Registration Requirement) during their term of office.
Membership Restrictions Current HDFS Graduate Students only
Elections/Selection Student nomination and anonymous election
Meetings Officer meeting monthly, GSN meeting monthly

Description of Regular Meetings/Activities

Monthly meetings cover topics from academic success to professional development with an emphasis on networking with fellow students to better achieve our goals.

Description of Special Events

Special events may include group outings to learn more about one another and our community, or inviting speakers to present to our group.