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Graduate Student Council
University of Mississippi
Oxford Square
Famed civil rights leader U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) urged 2014 graduates of the University of Mississippi School of Law to use their law degrees to make a difference in the world.
September: Graduate student Tyler West is swabbed during the test for COVID-19. The University of Mississippi saw a spike in COVID-19 cases at the beginning of the semester, and many students were sent to quarantine dorms. The university also began offering free asymptomatic testing to faculty and students. Photo by Billy Schuerman and The Daily Mississippian.

News and Events

Welcome to UM Graduate Student Council! Please check back often for news affecting our graduate and professional students.


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Facebook @umgsc

Twitter @OlemissGSC

Instagram @olemiss_gsc


2023-2024 Graduate Student Council

Executive Branch: Officers 

GSC President
Jiwon Lee,

GSC Vice-President
Emily (Em) Rasmussen,

GSC Secretary
Divya Chandran,

GSC Treasurer
Emily (Emmy) Thrower,


Be there! GSC Research & Creative Achievement Symposium!

UM Graduate Student Council (GSC) invites all graduate students to participate in the Research & Creative Achievement Symposium. Watch for GSC announcements in UM Today, and follow us on Instagram and X (Twitter) for event updates!


GSC Research & Creative Achievement Symposium

Thursday, March 7, 2024

Student Union Ballroom, 3rd Floor!

8 AM – 4 PM

See you there!


Contact Darrienne Madkins,