University of Victoria Grad Student Society

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GSS Contacts

The Grad student General Office is open from 10:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Thursday and from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm on Fridays.

Location: Room 102, Halpern Centre for Graduate Students, University of Victoria
Mailing address: Box 1700 Stn CSC, Victoria, BC, V8W 2Y2
Courier address: Graduate Students’ Society, UVIC, 3800 Finnerty Rd (Ring Road), Victoria, BC, V8P 5C2

Call the General Office for referrals, catering and room bookings.

Phone: (250) 472-4543 - Fax: (250) 721-6137 - Email: gsscomm[at]uvic.ca.

To make a table reservation in the Grad House, please call: at (250) 721-8942.

You can subscribe to or unsubscribe yourself from the GSS Weekly Email Bulletin.

 

CHAIR

Susan Kim
Email: gsschair[at]uvic.ca

The Chair acts as the official spokesperson of the Society.The chair is the primary liaison between the Society and the University administration and external political bodies. Internally, the chair chairs the Executive Council and the Graduate Representative Council.

DIRECTOR OF SERVICES

Jessica Wyatt
Email: gssserv[at]uvic.ca

The Director of Services is responsible for planning GSS-sponsored activities and acts as a liaison with student groups. The Director also sits on the Orientation Committee and the Clubs’ Council.

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

Danny Martin
Email: gssdcomm[at]uvic.ca

The Director of Communications publicizes and promotes GSS activities and acts as Editor in Chief for the Unacknowledged Source and all GSS publications.

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE

Olga Gould

Email: gssfinan[at]uvic.ca

The Director of Finance works with the Executive Director to prepare the annual budget for the Society and to ensure the financial health of the GSS. The Director assists in day-to-day operations and scrutinizes all Society contracts.

DIRECTOR OF STUDENT AFFAIRS

Gillian Dornan
Email: gssaff[at]uvic.ca

The Director of Student Affairs acts as primary liaison between the Society and other student unions and student organizations, including the UVic Undergraduate Students’ Society. The director chairs the Orientation Committee, helps organize special events, and advocates for graduate students.

 

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Stacy Chappel
Phone: 250-472-5163 / gssmgr[at]uvic.ca

The Executive Director works with the Executive Council, Society staff and the general membership to ensure the smooth operation of the Society. She works closely with the board to manage Society finances, set strategic goals, keep society records, set administrative protocol, and support students.

OPERATIONS AND SERVICES MANAGER

Brandy Sistili
Phone: (250) 472-5597 / bsistili[at]uvic.ca

The Operations and Services Manager works with the Executive Director and Society staff to ensure the restaurant and services of the society are well managed. She manages the restaurant and catering policies, capital and renovations for the building, and manages student services (such as Upass sales).

KITCHEN MANAGER

Mike Ronning
Phone: (250) 472-4582 / gradhse[at]uvic.ca

The Kitchen Manager is the head cook for the Grad House. He coordinates menu development and kitchen operations.

 

GOVERNANCE COORDINATOR

Karen L. Potts
Phone:
250-472-4543 / gsscomm[at]uvic.ca

 

OUTREACH AND COMMUNICATIONS COORDINATOR

Rachel Lallouz
Phone:
250-472-4543 / gsscomm[at]uvic.ca

 

Rachel and Karen share coordination of the office - office hours are currently Monday to Friday from 10 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday.

EVENTS COORDINATOR

Neil Barney
Phone:
250-472-4543 / gss3[at]uvic.ca

The Events Coordinator organizes social and academic events for graduate students and their families.