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Welcome to the BGSA Website

Welcome to the Black Graduate Student Association at UAB’s Website!
The Black Graduate Student Association (BGSA) was founded in 1993.
We are dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence and social and
political awareness with respect to African-Americans at the University
of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).

In an effort to make our members’ time here at UAB more enjoyable, we
sponsor social events, pertinent forums dedicated to issues of interest
in the African American community at our Black Lecture Series
"Meeting of the Minds", activism opportunities, an annual conference and
much more! Come and see for yourself at our next general body meeting.

 

Portal Information

Description

Our organization is dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence, community service, mentoring, and social awareness with respect to minority graduate students at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). We sponsor monthly events that include: - Social events and forums dedicated to issues of interest - Professional development seminars - Mentoring undergraduate students through our BLUEprint Connect - Program - Our annual Minority Achievement Gala And much more!

Category

Cultural

Organization Status

Renewal

For publication purposes, tell us about your Organization

Our organization is dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence, community service, mentoring, and social awareness with respect to minority graduate students at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).

We sponsor monthly events that include:

- Social events and forums dedicated to issues of interest
- Professional development seminars
- Mentoring undergraduate students through our BLUEprint Connect Program
- Our annual Minority Achievement Gala
And much more!

Selection Process

If your organization has selective membership, please describe the selection process.

Qualifications for BGSA membership include being a part- or full-time graduate student enrolled at UAB with an active interest in contributing to the BGSA

Organization Email Address

(If applicable)

President's Name

Jocelyn R. Hauser

President's Email Address
Advisor's Name

George M. Munchus III, PhD

Advisor's Email Address

Your advisor will receive and email and must approve the registration or renewal before the Office of Student Life will approve it.