Forms for Graduate Student Reimbursement

Graduate Students and Graduate Student Organizations who have been approved for funding should use the following forms to request reimbursement.

If you have questions about PDGs, Mini-Grants, or GSO funding, please e-mail the GSA at gsainfo [at] emerson.edu.

The following are current campus-based Graduate Student Organizations that can receive funding from the Graduate Student Association. If you have an idea for a group based on a program or topic not covered on this list, please e-mail the GSA at gsainfo [at] emerson.edu.

Graduate Student Organizations

CSD Connections

The purpose of CSD Connections is to provide Communication Sciences and Disorders graduate students with a base for social and professional interaction; to encourage and promote CSD graduate student activities; to provide effective channels for expression concerning all aspects of department and college life; to sponsor educational lectures featuring scholars and professionals in the CSD field; to encourage and promote professional development through the sponsorship of grants; and to recognize outstanding Emerson CSD graduate students.

Read the CSD Connections Constitution

Advisor

Kelly Farquharson

International Graduate Student Organization

The International Graduate Student Organization (IGSO) is dedicated to enhancing the campus experience for international graduate students and serving their specific needs. The IGSO provides a base for social interaction and networking opportunities such as festivals, food fests, workshops, and meetings. Bridging the gap between international and domestic students, and promoting conversation between these two communities, are also major goals of the IGSO.

Read the IGSO Constitution

Officers

  • Abby Yang Yang
  • Webster McDonald
  • Palak Shah
  • Jimmy Chen-Chia Chang

Advisor

Jeremy Heflin

Connect with IGSO

  • igso.emerson [at] gmail.com (Email)
  • Facebook

Media Design Consortium

The purpose of Civic Media: Art and Practice Consortium (CMAP) is to provide Emerson graduate students with a base for professional interaction and social connection; to encourage and promote the values of the Media Design Program: to provide effective channels for supporting civic engagement in the local Boston community; to connect Emerson graduate students with projects and learning experiences of the Emerson Engagement Lab; to sponsor educational lectures featuring scholars and professionals in the areas of civic media, visual media art, civic engagement and game design; to encourage and promote professional development through the sponsorship of grants; and to recognize outstanding Media Design graduate students. Media Design Consortium membership will expose members to speakers, activities, and events dealing with government, international aid organizations and community-based organizations, preparing them for a variety of roles as creative leaders, makers and thinkers.

Read CMAP Constitution

Officers 

  • Chitra Anwar
  • Sumali Dey
  •  Xingyang (Singing) Wang
  • Noah Braun

Advisor

Paul Mihailidis

New England Graduate Media Symposium (NEGMS) Committee

The purpose of the NEGMS Committee is to organize the yearly event, New England Graduate Media Symposium, hosted by the Visual and Media Arts Department. The purpose of this symposium is to create an occasion for graduate students to formally present media-based work to each other, faculty members, and professional colleagues. The symposium intends to foster the spirit and practice of exchange, collaboration, and intellectual community among members of the area's various graduate programs, and to function as a springboard for future projects.

Read the NEGMS Constitution

Connect with NEGMS Committee

negmediasymposium [at] gmail.com (Email)

Advisor

Paul Turano

PRGrads

PRGrads provides Public Relations graduate students with a base for social and professional interaction. The group encourages and promotes Public Relations graduate student activities, provides effective channels for expression concerning all aspects of department and college life, sponsors educational lectures featuring scholars and professionals in the Public Relations field, encourages and promotes professional development through the sponsorship of grants, and recognizes outstanding Emerson Public Relations graduate students.

Read the PRGrads Constitution

Officers

Natalie Erichson

Advisor

Linda Gallant

Redivider

Redivider is Emerson’s graduate-student-run national literary magazine. A journal of new literature, Redivider publishes work by new and established writers in all genres including poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and drama, along with reviews, interviews, and occasional recipes. It is published twice yearly; new issues appear each winter and spring. Submissions are welcome year-round.

Editor-in-Chief

Dana Alsamam

Faculty Advisor

Benoit Denizet-Lewis

Production Advisor

Lisa Diercks

Connect with Redivider

Theatre Education Graduate Association

The Theatre Education Graduate Association (TEGA) is dedicated to providing networking and professional development events for its graduate students, as well as building a strong theatre education graduate community. Annual events include a cabaret, guest speakers, theatre game swaps, workshops, a TEGA production, and an end-of-the-year celebration.

Read the TEGA Constitution

Executive Board

  • Linsey Almassey
  • Kelsey Tidball

Connect with TEGA

Advisor

Robert Colby