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The Graduate Student Association (GSA) at John Carroll University serves as a voice for graduate students while providing opportunities for professional development, networking with other graduate students, representing the graduate student body on university-wide committees, and much more. All actively enrolled members of the JCU graduate student community are members of the GSA.

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Graduate Student Association (GSA) Public Meetings for all graduate students will occur on the following Thursdays from 11:30am - 12:30pm in the Graduate Student Lounge for the SPRING 2024 semester:

  • Thursday, January 25th, 2024
  • Thursday, February 29th, 2024
  • Thursday, March 28th, 2024
  • Thursday, April 25th, 2024

Graduate students will be able to attend in-person or via Zoom. Meetings will be held at the Graduate Student Lounge inside of the Grasselli Library & Breen Learning Center and should be less than an hour.  An email will go out for each meeting with Agenda and Zoom meeting link at least two-days prior to the meeting.

YOU are more than welcome, so get involved!!!

  • President: Melissa Canetti-Lamb
    • Program: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Vice President of Operations: William Smith
    • Program: Advanced Studies in Education
  • Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Jerry Higgins III
    • Program: Biology
  • Vice President of Marketing and Media: Julia McNamara
    • Program: Emerging Leader MBA
  • Vice President of Strategic Planning: Inès Nouafo
    • Program: Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Contact your department if you'd be interested in serving as a 2023-2024 Department Representative!

  • Biology Representative: TBD
  • Boler College of Business Representative: TBD
  • Counseling Representative: TBD
  • Education & School Psychology Representative: TBD
  • Nonprofit Administration Representative: TBD
  • Post-Bacc Representative: TBD
  • Theology & Religious Studies Representative: TBD
  • Academic Affairs Subcommittee: Melissa Canetti-Lamb
  • University Committee on Educational Policies: Julia McNamara
  • University Committee on the Student Learning Experience: TBD
  • University Strategic Planning Group: Inès Nouafo
  • Institutional Assessment Committee: TBD