If your academinc department is not currently represented in COGS, please email the office at  Please note, COGS does not choose representatives for academic departments – those are chosen by the individual departments.  We can help facilitate that, however, so please feel free to contact us.

If your  Graduate Student Organization does not have a seat on the Full Council and is seeking to be represented, click the button below to complete the COGS GSO Representation Application.

*Note: website is updated throughout the year as representation changes become available.  During transition periods when changes occur frequently, information might not be reflected on the website.  Please feel free to contact the office if you have a question or need up to date information on representation for a particular group.

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All 85 /Accounting and Information Systems 0 /Advertising and Public Relations 0 /African Graduate Students Association 0 /Agriculture and Natural Resources 12 /Anthropology 0 /Arts & Cultural Management and Museum Studies 0 /Arts and Letters 10 /Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 0 /Black Graduate Student Association 0 /Cell and Molecular Biology 0 /Chemistry 0 /Civil and Environmental Engineering 0 /College of Law 0 /Communication 0 /Communication Arts and Sciences 5 /Communicative Sciences & Disorders 0 /Computer Science and Engineering 0 /Counseling, Educational Psychology, and Special Education 0 /Earth and Environmental Sciences 0 /Economics 0 /Education 3 /Educational Administration 0 /Eli Broad Graduate School of Management 7 /Engineering 6 /Finance 0 /Genetics Program 0 /Health and Risk Communication 0 /History 0 /Hospitality Business 0 /Human Development & Family Studies 0 /Human Medicine 0 /Indigenous Graduate Students Collective 0 /Integrative Biology 0 /International Student Association 0 /Journalism 0 /Kinesiology 0 /Languages 0 /Linguistics & Germanic,Slavic,Asian & African 0 /Management 0 /Masters of Business Administration 0 /Mathematics 0 /Media and Information 0 /Microbiology and Molecular Genetics 0 /Music 1 /Natural Sciences 15 /Neuroscience 0 /Nursing 1 /Osteopathic Medicine 0 /Owen Graduate Association 0 /Philosophy 0 /Physics and Astronomy 0 /Physiology 0 /Plant Biology 0 /Political Science 0 /Professional Degrees 6 /Program in Mathematics Education 0 /Psychology 0 /Romance and Classical Studies 0 /School of Criminal Justice 0 /School of Packaging 0 /School of Social Work 0 /Sociology 0 /Statistics and Probability 0 /Student Organizations 5 /Supply Chain Management 0 /Teacher Education 0 /Theater 0 /Veterinary Medicine 0 /Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures 0

Art, Art History and Design

Art, Art History and Design

Yasir Nawaz
Genetics Program

Duong Nguyen
Computer Science and Engineering

Jill Kochanek

Jenny Popovich
Arts Cultural Management and Museum Studies

Ashwini Tapase
School of Planning, Design and Construction

Greg Spray
Communicative Sciences & Disorders



Paul Fiesel
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Darreth Rice
Teacher Education

African American and African Studies

African American and African Studies



Kaitlyn Casulli
Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering

Alyssa Tarrant

Akshay Asaithambi
International Students Association (ISA)

Evran Ural
Biomedical Engineering

Taren Going
Program in Mathematics Education

David Ferland
Pharmacology & Toxicology

African Graduate Students Association Organization

African Graduate Students Association Organization

Daniel Puentes
Physics and Astronomy

Jonathan Turkus
Plant, Soil, and Microbial Sciences

Vanessa Garcia Polanco
Community Sustainability

Siobhan Cusack
Cell and Molecular Biology



Indigenous Graduate Students Collective

Hunter McFall-Boegeman

Sara Hugentobler
Integrative Biology

Ahmed Nuhu
Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics

Cole McCutcheon
Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

Mary Ann Lugo
Romance and Classical Studies

Elizabeth Frey
Animal Science

Veterinary Medicine

Veterinary Medicine

Joelyn de Lima
Plant Biology

Shane Jones
Human Medicine

Pratik Bhatt
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Owen Graduate Association

Owen Graduate Association

Eric Brunk
School of Packaging


Counseling, Educational Psychology, and Special Education

Counseling, Educational Psychology, and Special Education

Linguistics & Germanic, Slavic, Asian & African
Linguistics & Germanic, Slavic, Asian & African

Kanza Khan
College of Law

Rebecca Egbert
Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Shana Toor
Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures

Rayce O’Connell
Hospitality Business


Beth Gerstner
Fisheries and Wildlife

Jeremy Rapp
Earth and Environmental Sciences


Joshua Slivensky
Advertising and Public Relations

Meredith Wagner

Supply Chain Management
Supply Chain Management



Black Graduate Student Association

Black Graduate Student Association

Berk Can Duva
Mechanical Engineering

Nguyen Truong

Jack Hisard
Food Science and Human Nutrition

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Magdalyne Akiding
Second Language Studies

Varinder Singh
Osteopathic Medicine

Matthew Klein
Health Communication

Statistics and Probability
Statistics and Probability

Lauren Pageau



Emily Huizenga

Nathan King
Masters of Business Administration

Seohyun Kim

Media and Information

Media and Information

Aaron Lin
Accounting and Information Systems

Patricia Bonilla-Perez

College of Music

Janet Meza
Educational Administration

Kayleigh Hauri

Maryann Laboe
Chemical Engineering and Materials Science