Graduate Student Conference

Annual Conference since 2007

About Us

2017 Co-Chairs
Beyond Disciplines: Understanding the World Around Us

James Blair, 2017 Co-Chair
Catherine Winters, 2017 Co-Chair

Board of Directors

Jenna Guitar, 2016 Co-Chair
Serap Hidir,
2016 Co-Chair

Michael Becker, 2015 Co-Chair
Mariyam Yusufov, 2015 Co-Chair

Jenna Morton-Aiken, 2014 Chair

Katy Burton, 2013 Co-Chair
Jamie Remillard, 2013 Co-Chair

2017 Graduate Student Conference Committee

Hospitality:
Francesca Borrione
Elizabeth Foulke
John Olerio

Art & Design:
André Katkov

Outreach & Publicity:
Marisca Martin Mozekeski
Valerie Ryan
John Olerio

Programming & Logistics:
Maggie YouMing Tsai
Vasundhara Gaur

Submissions Review Team:
Francesca Borrione
Elizabeth Foulke
Vasundhara Gaur

Moderators:
Susan Chakmakian
Kimberly Dahl
Nilton Gomes
Molly Hall
Serap Hidir
Professor Donna M. Hughes
Andre Katkov
Clayton Michaud
Samuel Simas
Talya Syvann

Volunteers:
Michaela Cashman
Sara Benn
Ryota Ichikawa

In addition to our Board of Directors and this year’s committee, hundreds of graduate students from mostly the Departments of English and Writing & Rhetoric have volunteered their time and expertise over the past ten years to help make each year’s conference fun, engaging, enlightening, and successful. We simply could not do it without you!

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