Graduate Student Program

Grad Students - there's so much happening at the Annual Meetings - check it all out!

Student Internships

Want to contribute to the success of the annual meetings and earn cash? Sign-up now to help ASA, CSSA, SSSA staff with various meeting activities

The internship program is open to postdocs, graduate, and undergraduate student members of the Societies. Please sign-up by October 23, 2014 to be eligible to participate. Interns will receive $50 for four (4) hours or $100 for eight hours (8) of service. Compensation will be made after the annual meetings. Preference will be give to students who can work longer shifts or multiple shorter shifts.

Sign up today as spaces are filled on a first-come, first served basis.

Grad Student Leadership Conference

Applications have closed, but you can view the schedule for the conference here.


Grad Student Social

The graduate student Social will be held on Saturday evening November 1 from 8pm - 10pm. All graduate students who have already arrived in Long Beach are welcome to attend.

Space is limited, so RSVP today to ensure your spot.


Science Policy Luncheon


All grad student attendees invited to participate
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 12:00-1:00pm
Renaissance Long Beach, Sicilian Ballroom

The Science Policy Luncheon will give attendees the knowledge and tools to more effectively engage in science policy. Receive an “advocacy 101” lesson and learn why it’s so critical for scientists and grad students to engage in advocacy. Learn about the advocacy activities offered through the Science Policy Office and hear from a panel of members and associates engaged in science policy. Annual Meeting attendees can register for the Luncheon here. Lunch generously provided by Monsanto.

Graduate Student Committee - Get Involved!

The ASA, CSSA, and SSSA Graduate Student Committee is seeking graduate students looking to get involved and make a contribution. We invite interested graduate students to join us and learn about the work of the committee and how you can become involved.

The committee meeting will be held at the Annual Meeting on Wednesday, November 5 from 7:00 – 8:30 am at the Hyatt Regency, Seaview Rotunda area. We'll provide a continental breakfast. So, if you are interested and willing to serve for 1-2 years, please join us. Space is limited, so RSVP by October 17 to Susan Chapman, with a subject line of ‘Graduate Student Committee RSVP’. If you are interested in the committee but unable to attend the meetings, please note this in your RSVP (attendance at the Annual Meetings is not required to serve).