SBSA General Meetings

August 2020 General Meeting

August 11, 2020

  • Recent events
  • Anti-Racism and Anti-Oppression Reading & Empowerment Book Club
  • Upcoming events
  • July Faculty Senate
  • Wellness Resources
  • 5-year funding discussion

July 2020 General Meeting

July 14, 2020

  • SBSA leadership team 2020-2021
  • Recent SBSA events
  • Approved summer program proposals
  • Mentorship chairs
  • Wellness resources
  • New T-shirts
  • Advocacy

June 2020 General Meeting

June 17, 2020

  • Black Lives Matter
  • School of Medicine Faculty Senate updates
  • Research restart
  • Introducing SBSA leadership team 2020-2021

May 2020 General Meeting

May 27, 2020

  • Updates from CGAP, Faculty Senate, and Mental Health Team
  • Mental Health Matters Social Media Challenge
  • New fellowship resources
  • SBSA elections

April 2020 General Meeting

April 23, 2020

  • First virtual general meeting!
  • Recent SBSA events
  • Updates from CGAP and OGE
  • SBSA elections 2020-2021

February 2020 General Meeting

February 26, 2020

  • Recent SBSA events
  • Updates from CGAP, SoM Faculty Senate, and VPGE Town Hall
  • LKSC 4th floor grad room access

January 2020 General Meeting

January 15, 2020

  • Recent SBSA events
  • OGE / CGAP updates and new hires
  • SoM Mental Health Team
  • Summary of initiatives and goals
  • EVGR and GSC updates

December 2019 General Meeting

December 12, 2019

  • Recent SBSA events
  • New OGE hire
  • Upcoming SBSA events
  • Advocacy for grad students
  • Program proposals

November 2019 General Meeting

November 13, 2019

  • Recent SBSA events
  • Biosciences Town Hall
  • New hires in OGE
  • Grad student advocacy

October 2019 General Meeting

October 17, 2019

  • Welcome to SBSA!
  • Events
  • Recap of SoM Faculty Senate

September 2019 General Meeting

September 25, 2019

  • Welcome to SBSA!
  • Biosciences student funding and support (from Will Talbot)
  • Venues for student input (SoM Faculty Senate & CGAP)

August 2019 General Meeting

August 29, 2019

  • Summary of leadership retreat
  • Update on August School of Medicine Faculty Senate Meeting
  • Wellness in the Biosciences - Monica Devlin

July 2019 General Meeting

July 24, 2019

  • New leadership introductions
  • Approved summer program proposals
  • Karuna and mental health on campus
  • July School of Medicine Faculty Senate Meeting update
  • LKSC 4th floor accessibility update
  • Holistic admissions update

May 2019 General Meeting

May 16, 2019

  • New Quick Proposal System
  • Holistic Admissions Mini-Course Fall 2019
  • Welcome 2019-2020 Officers!

April 2019 General Meeting

April 12, 2019

  • SBSA Elections 2019-2020
  • Holistic Admissions Update

March 2019 General Meeting

March 18, 2019

  • Spring Proposal Cycle
  • Certificate in Critical Consciousness and Anti-Oppressive Praxis
  • Mental Health Update
  • SBSA Elections 2019-2020

February 2019 General Meeting

February 20, 2019

  • Engineering Quad Suicide
  • Holistic Admissions in PhD Programs
  • SBSA/BioAIMS/OGE Mental Health Panel
  • BioAIMS: HyPE - High School to PhD Event
  • GSC Elections

January 2019 General Meeting

January 28, 2019

  • Upcoming events: BioAIMS Holistic Admissions with Steve Lee, SBSA/BioAIMS/OGE Mental Health Panel
  • CAPS Connects @ DCORE
  • Stanford HyPE
  • Program Proposal: Barhop
  • Scientists Speak Up
  • VPTL Academic Skills Program

December 2018 General Meeting

December 7, 2018

  • Winter Program Proposals
  • Certificate in Critical Consciousness and Anti-Oppressive Praxis (Office of Faculty Development and Diversity)
  • Stanford Medicine Town Hall
  • GSC Affordability and Finance Town Hall
  • CGAP - GRE, 360 Mentoring, Computational Survey
  • BioAIMS - Steve Lee talk, HYPE

November 2018 General Meeting

November 15, 2018

  • GSC Mental Health Town Hall
  • Wellness Panel with BioAIMS and OGE
  • BioSci Careers
  • CGAP - GRE Requirement
  • CGAP - 360 Evaluation
  • GLO Meeting
  • Discussion - info for first years, rotations database, SBSA funding transparency

October 2018 General Meeting

October 12, 2018

  • Introduction to SBSA
  • Upcoming events: Fall Lab Share, GSC Mental Health Town Hall, Fall BBQ, SBSA/BioAIMS Movie Night, Better Science
  • Introduction to GSC by Amy Tarangelo
  • Recap of academic year resolutions - consolidating resources and SBSA swag

September 2018 General Meeting

September 12, 2018

  • Upcoming events: camping trip, orientation poster session and happy hour, Biosciences Activities and Resources Fair (BARF), School of Med LGBTQ+ Forum
  • Fall 2018 Program Proposals open, proposals due September 26
  • Other events: StanfordVotes, GSC Town Hall for mental health

August 2018 General Meeting

August 8, 2018

  • SBSA Retreat recap
  • Biosciences-wide activities and resource fair (joint with BioAIMS)
  • BioAIMS DIF mentoring proposals from Amy Fan
  • Wellness chair functions from Brittany Flowers
  • Introduction from Amy Tarangelo, GSC representative
  • Sustainability from Irene Li

June 2018 General Meeting

June 28, 2018

  • Summer 2018 program proposals
  • Biosciences-wide activities and resource fair (joint with BioAIMS)