Animal Breeding & Genetics Graduate Student Organization (ABGGSO)

Academic - Ag & Life Sciences

Description

Formed to help provide resources necessary to maintain quality academic effort and to promote understanding exchange among its members.

Affiliations

This organization has no affiliations.

Constitution / Tier

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Tier Student Organization - Affiliated

Membership Information

Student Members 16
ISU Members 1
Non-ISU Members 0
Allowed Members Graduate students in Animal Breeding & Genetics or related programs
Allowed Officers Voted by members
Membership Qualifications Be in ABG or related field.
Membership Restrictions Graduate students in Animal Breeding & Genetics (ABG) or related programs
Elections/Selection At the beginning of each academic year.
Meetings Typically every Friday. Reminders will be sent.

Description of Regular Meetings/Activities

Regular meetings include regular housekeeping tasks and planning for upcoming events as well as a presentation by a group member explaining their research, new techniques, programs, etc. There are also meetings devoted to helping other students prepare for their prelims and defenses.

Description of Special Events

Holiday Potluck- bring a dish to pass and celebrate the end of the semester with others from the department
Pancake Breakfast- club members cook pancakes and bring in an invited speaker from either industry or academia to share their experiences and wisdom