McMaster GSA FRC Engineering 2013


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We are the Engineering Faculty Representatives to the GSA Council (FRC). Learn more about what we do here.

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McMaster GSA FRC Engineering 2013

  1. 1. As Eng FRC we Advocate for the needs of the collective, act as a resource and provide support that improves the Engineering graduate student experience at McMaster
  2. 2. Inclusivity working to engage all graduate students and represent the collective Support in how we interact & in the types of events and services offered Connected to the various university partners as well as the graduate student population Integrity Relevance honesty, truth and accuracy when representing the graduate students with the pulse of what graduate students want & refining services and supports to reflect those needs
  3. 3. To listen to concerns among community and bring them to the GSA council to seek solutions To conduct the foundation of a Engineering Graduate Students Council that concur all the 9 departments in Engineering Graduate Students / Program To create the "Engineering at Mac Database" to have an idea of the demographics and the graduate students needs 31 To organise social events that promote professional development of engineering graduate students
  4. 4. Adhithya Ravichandran Ph. D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering Project: Energy Management in Smart Microgrids Supervisors: Dr. Ali Emadi and Dr. Shahin Sirouspour Working Experience: Experienced Teaching Assistant Hobbies: Latin dancing, singing, hiking, camping, canoeing, photography and soccer Nationality: Indian Extracurricular Activities: McMaster Formula Hybrid Team McMaster Outdoor Club IEEE Hamilton Section “Be proactive and make the most of the opportunities that you have in the McMaster and Hamilton communities”
  5. 5. Carla Abarca Ph. D. in Chemical Engineering Project: High throughput methods for the development of new additives for mineral processing Supervisor: Dr. Robert Pelton Nationality: Chilean Extracurricular Activities: Chem Eng Graduate Student Society (ChEGSS) Organization of Latin American Students (OLAS) Chilean Researchers in Canada Network (RedIcec) Working Experience: Teaching Assistant Sales representative at BASF Hobbies: Photography, website design, Latin dancing, community outreach “We all have the same power to make a difference in other people’s life, start today!”
  6. 6. We represent 9 Departments and Schools of Engineering at McMaster: Biomedical Engineering Chemical Engineering Engineering Practice Civil Engineering Electrical and Computer Engineering Engineering Physics Computing and Software Engineering Materials Science and Engineering Mechanical Engineering
  7. 7. What the GSA does: It promotes welfare and interests Of Graduate students through The provision of facilities and social, athletic and intellectual activities It represents The members before the duly elected and appointed authorities of McMaster University It promotes communication and participation in all matters of common interest between the Association and other organizations Inside or outside McMaster University
  8. 8. CARLA ABARCA ADHITHYA RAVICHANDRAN Office: ETB 301 – desk 62 Office: ITB a102 Follow us: FRC group: FRC Twitter: GSA FRC page: