Simmons Graduate Council

Simmons Graduate Council

About Us

The Simmons School of Education and Human Development Graduate Council originated in 2011 by student representatives from each department within the Simmons School.

The Council administers funds for graduate student enrichment and professional development projects. The Council consists of one student from each graduate-level program at Simmons. 

Click here to learn about our Policies and Procedures to apply for funding.

Spring 2018 Funding Application

January 29, 2018:
Application Cycle Opens!
February 11, 2018:
Final Day to Submit Applications

Apply Now! 

2017-18 Council Meetings

Friday, August 25, 2017 – 9:00am - 10:30am

Friday, September 29, 2017 – 9:00 - 10:30am

Friday, October 20, 2017 – 9:00 - 10:30am

Friday, November 17, 2017 – 9:00 - 10:30am

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 9:00 - 10:30am

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 9:00-10:30 am

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 9:00-10:30am

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 9:00-10:30am

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 9:00-10:30am

 

Election Dates for AY 2017-2018 for New Graduate Council Representatives

TBD

Your 2017-2018 Representatives

 

If you have questions e-mail your council representative or you can email Graduate Council directly.

Department

Representative

Email

Position

Counseling and Dispute Resolution

John Whaley

jwhaley@smu.edu

President

Applied Physiology & Wellness

Brandt Phillips 

btphillips@smu.edu

Vice-President

Education Policy and Leadership

Laurie Gagne

lgagne@smu.edu

Secretary

Ph.D Studies

Anthony Sparks

asparks@smu.edu

Treasurer

Education Policy and Leadership

Karina Siu

ksiu@smu.edu

Internal Communications

Liberal Studies

Bonnie Bazley

bonnieb@smu.edu

External Communications

Applied Physiology & Wellness

Christopher Anders

cranders@smu.edu

Counseling and Dispute Resolution

OPEN

 

 

Liberal Studies

OPEN

 

 

Teaching and Learning

OPEN

 

 

Teaching and Learning

OPEN

 

  

Faculty Advisors: Dr. Sushmita Purkayastha (spurkayastha@smu.edu) and Dr. Angela Mitakidis (amitakidis@smu.edu)

If you have questions e-mail your council representative or you can email SimmonsGraduateCouncil@smu.edu