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Food Science Graduate Student Association

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
FSGSA
Purpose:
The Food Science Graduate Student Association is a diverse community of graduate students committed to foster the professional and personal development and success of its members and enhance the profession of Food Science and Technology through community outreach. Guided by these values, we work in conjunction with faculty and staff, industry professionals, department alumni and our peers to complement our academic experience beyond the classroom and the laboratory. >>>Note: As of May 2017, FSGSA has combined with the Food Science Club (FSC), which is now home to both undergrad and grad Food Science students.
Year Founded:
2008
Membership Dues:
No dues
Admits Members:
All year
Meeting Locations:
Texas A&M University

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Tadesse Teferra
Public Contact E-mail Address:
tadefikir@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
979-845-2142

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
https://maroonlink.tamu.edu/organization/fsgsa
Organization E-mail Address:
tadefikir@tamu.edu

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
1-30
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts faculty/staff as members
  • Our organization membership will be required to meet specific GPR requirements
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Once per semester
Fundraising Events:
Once per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Twice per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Once per year
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Never
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never