Science & Policy Steering Committee

Functions of the Science & Policy Steering Committee

  • Enhance the discourse between scientists and policy makers through advocacy, community building, and student empowerment
  • Assist student scientists in developing their skills in communication across disciplines and to the general public
  • Promote public awareness of science research at the UW, and provide opportunities to develop partnerships in the community
  • Create opportunities and organize events in collaboration with the Communications and Outreach Committee that enable students to advocate for their field of study, their research, and other graduate students
  • Select one member to serve as a representative on the Committee Coordinating Board

Meetings

at least once per month during fall, winter, and spring quarters, and more as necessary

Time & Location: Fridays at 10am, HUB 314
Dates: October 24

Composition

Treasurer, Chair, Senators, students.

Committee Members, 2014-2015:

Douglass Taber (GPSS Treasurer)

Kelly Fleming (Committee Chair) - klflemin@uw.edu

Henry Olson

Brandon Frenz

Adam Campbell

Brandon Ray

 

Contact Information

To apply for this committee, fill out the application and email it to the committee chair.

Douglass Taber, GPSS Treasurer: gpsstres@uw.edu