Officer Elections are now open for the open positions of President, Treasurer, Journal Club Coordinator, Outreach Coordinator, and Social Chair. Position descriptions can be found on the club website here. Short bios are available for several of the candidates here.
You are only able to vote for one candidate per position. Voting will be open until 5pm, Friday (9/23). New officers will be announced at the Welcome BBQ next Monday, September 26th.
The Call for Nominations is now open and we are seeking candidates for the open positions of President, Treasurer, Journal Club Coordinator, Outreach Coordinator, and Social Chair. Both self nominations and nominating others (as long as they accept the nomination) are welcome. Position descriptions can be found here.
Being an officer is a chance to grow personally and professionally, to develop skills, gain unique experience and make lasting connections with a team of other passionate and motivated plant scientists. It is a very good resume builder.
Service in an officer position for SHAGG is a chance to help make decisions affecting your graduate student life at UC Davis and shape the future of the Hort&Ag Grad Group. The opportunity allows you to work with other GGHA students that you may not normally interact with and to be part of the decision making process for some of what goes on in the graduate group. This is an exciting time to join the leadership of SHAGG and help the graduate group become more cohesive.
Einstein Middle School (9325 Mirandy Drive, Sacramento, CA 95826) is putting in native plants in their new front garden on December 17th and 18th from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm on Thursday and 8:30 am to 12:30 pm on Friday. If anyone from SHAGG can make it, that would be awesome. For more information, contact: Michael Holt at 916-807-0445.
School has started, as has a new cohort of incoming Hort&Ag students. To make them feel welcome, help them get to know others in their graduate group, and just have a good time, the annual Hort&Ag Welcome BBQ will be held on Oct. 5th in the courtyard next to Wickson. Everyone is welcome. There will be tasty viddles and some lawn games.