GSC Main Events by each committee
Academic
Tufts Ignite Graduate Reserach Symposium
Every Fall students from AS&E will have the chance to present their research in a five-minute presentation format to an audience and judges.

Official Page for Tufts Ignite
Each year in the Spring, the GSC hosts a graduate student symposium where students throughout various department show their work for the chance to acquaint others with research on the Tufts campus, and for the chance to win prizes! Symposium participants also get feedback by faculty judges on the quality of their work and presentation...  

Official Page for Graduate Reserach Symposium
Community Outreach
November Food Drive GSC 5k
We run an annual food drive during the Fall semester collecting non-perishable foods to donate to the Somerville Homeless Coalition.  In the past this has involved standing outside the Shaw's in Porter Square asking shoppers to buy something to donate. 

This past year was a smashing success, as we collected 11 full boxes of goods to donate!
The Tufts Graduate Student Council 5K Run/Walk is held every year to benefit community and campus organizations. This year we are very pleased to be in our seventh year of partnership with RESPOND, Inc. of Somerville, a center that helps women and their children get out of abusive situations and rebuild their lives; and in our fifth year of partnership with Project Hope, an organization based in Dorchester that helps women to take ownership of their lives through education...

Official page for GSC 5k
Social
Fall Kickball Tournament Pub Nights
The Fall kickball tournament is a chance for departments to build a team and compete against (or join forces with) the other departments in this fun outdoors event.  Snacks and prizes are included! 
Student Life
Deans Coffee Hour Moo and Brew
The Deans Coffee Hour is a recurring event 2-3 times a semester in which the graduate student body has open hours to meet with various deans of the university and speak directly about student life. This is an annual event held in February by the administration in which many of the administrators and staff get a chance to interact with the graduate population in an informal environment..
  GSC Awards
  Annual awards ceremony honoring graduates studetnts, faculty, mentors, and staff who contribute to graduate student studies.

Official Page for GSC Awards



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