Political Science Graduate Student Association (PSGSA)

Recognizing the diverse interests and needs of the Concordia University Political Science Graduate Students, the Political Science Graduate Student Association (PSGSA) will strive to act in a manner that is representative of its members.

The PSGSA, under the parameters set forth within these General By-Laws, shall:
  1. Represent the collective interests and promote the general welfare of the Political Science graduate students of Concordia University.
  2. Provide a platform to stimulate opportunities for all members in a variety of cultural, intellectual, political, recreational and social activities.
  3. Provide representation for its members to promote the influence of graduate students on decision-making bodies and encourage the involvement of its members in political processes, both internal and external to the University.
  4. Create a positive working and social environment for its members.
  5. Advocate to improve the quality of graduate education at Concordia.
  6. Facilitate cooperation among students by providing services and organizing events, which supplement the learning experience of its members and develop a sense of community.
  7. Publicize information of interest to association members.
  8. Support endeavors to foster and disseminate the work of students in the Masters of Public Policy and Public Administration (MPPPA) and PhD students in Political Science.
Executive 2019-2020
President Santana Ochoa-Briggs
VP Finance  Patrick Folinsbee
VP Academic MA  Élora Bussière-Ladouceur
VP Academic PhD Mariève Deschamps-Band
VP Internal
Camylle Lanteigne
VP External Gustavo Andrade
VP Represenatation and Grievance Melvira Martins
VP Social 
Amy Melvin

Interdisciplinary Discussion Board

Interested in collaborating with other departments on activities or projects? The PSGSA has set up an Interdisciplinary Discussion Board.

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