Previously Funded Events

Listed below are many of the events that have been funded by Grad Council. Events are listed by when the funding was approved, not by when the even occurred. For more information for certain events, see the meeting minutes for the month in which the event was funded, or contact the GSASC VP of Finance Tony Boese

Asterisks (*) denote events that were co-sponsored by Grad Council and another organization.



March 2016:

  • *4th Annual GSCB Case Competition
  • GSAS Bowling Brewhaha
  • *9th Annual National Institutes of Health Career Symposium

February 2016:

  • *First Annual Pan-European Studies Graduate Conference
  • *1st Annual UVA Bioethics Debates
  • *20th Annual Classics Graduate Student Colloquium
  • *Graduate Biosciences Society Annual Spring Symposium
  • *Annual Graduate Biosciences Society Career Panel
  • *11th Annual Politics Department Graduate Student Conference
  • GSASC St. Patrick's Day BBQ at Kardinal Hall
  • GradDays 2016
    • Dissertation Speed Dating
    • *Colonnade Club Wine & Cheese Reception
    • Crozet Pizza Party
    • Family Day BBQ 2016
    • *3 Notch'd Tasting
    • Job Market Advice Panel
    • Mental Wellness Session and Meditative Walk

January 2016:

  • *Huskey Graduate Research Exhibition 2016
  • *Graduate Biosciences Society Annual Spring Symposium

December 2015:

  • *2016 UVa French Film Festival
  • *Graduate English Student Association 2016 Conference
  • *Sociology Graduate Student Hosted Colloquium
  • *GSAS/GESC Winter Formal

November 2015:

  • *CSD Interest Meeting

October 2015:

  • *20th Annual Classics Graduate Student Colloquium
  • *Queer Grads' LGBTQ Halloween Party
  • GSASC October Happy Hour at Three Notch'd
  • GSASC Spooky Halloween Blowout

September 2015: 

  • *Pan-European Grad Conference
  • *China Dialogue Dinners
  • GSASC Tailgate v.s. Notre Dame
  • GSASC Back to School Happy Hour



May 2015: 

  • 1st Annual Graduate Student Bowling Shindig & Hootenanny 

April 2015: 

  • GSASC Happy Hour at Mono Loco
  • *2nd Annual Economics Research Colloquium
  • Finals Coffee and Pastries

March 2015: 

  • *10th Annual Politics Department Graduate Student Conference
  • GradDays 2015
  • *19th Annual Classics Graduate Student Colloquium: A Game of Thrones: Succession in the Ancient World

February 2015: 

  • *Graduate Bioscience Society Spring Symposium 2015
  • *EnviroDay
  • GSASC Valentine's Day Party
  • *The Jefferson Lecture in Chemistry
  • *China Dialogue Dinners - Gender Equality and Relationships
  • *Biology Graduate Student Career Fair
  • *Sociology Graduate Student Hosted Colloquium

December 2014:

  • *15th Annual Robert J. Huskey  Graduate Research Exhibition

November 2014: 

  • January Happy Hour @ Three Notch'd
  • *2015 UVA French Film Festival 
  • *The Blind Leading the Blind: The Discovery of Human Echolocation, by Dr. Greg Downey

October 2014: 

  • *EnviroDay
  • *Black Graduate and Professional Student Organization (BGPSO) Halloween Party
  • *Science and Technology Policy Career Panel
  • GSASC Halloween Party
  • *GSAS Tailgate v. Miami

September 2014: 

  • GSASC Happy Hour at Toro's Tacos
  • *Singular Universalism and Cosmopolitan Nationalism: Branding Catalonia in the Global and Local Market, Dr. Kathryn Woolard
  • September Happy Hour at Wild Wing Cafe
  • *China Dialogue Dinner



June 2014: 

  • Summer BBQ and Movie Night
  • GSASC Summer Winery Tour

May 2014: 

  • End of the Year Garden Party
  • *First Harmonics Spring Concert: Life (Sciences), the Universe, and Everysing
  • GSASC May Wine & Cheese

April 2014: 

  • *Society of Slavic Graduate Student Forum
  • April Happy Hour
  • Grad Council Website Hosting

March 2014: 

  • *Pan-Graduate Mixer
  • *The Jefferson Lecture in Chemistry 
  • *Graduate English Student Conference: "Reading Then and Now"
  • *Graduate Physics Students Association Talk
  • Grad Days Happy Hours
  • *GradDays Colonnade Club Wine & Cheese
  • *GradDays Fralin Museum Wine & Cheese
  • *Archaeology Brown Bag
  • St. Patrick's Day Happy Hour
  • *Department of Classics 18th Annual Graduate Student Colloquium: Life on the Edge: Peripheral Spaces and Marginal Voices in the Ancient World

February 2014: 

  • Graduate Student Valentine's Day Party
  • *21st Annual German Graduate Studies Conference: "We've been here before:" Manifestations of Repetition in Literature, Art, Music, and Science
  • *Graduate Biosciences Society Spring Symposium
  • *GSCB Website Hosting

November 2013: 

  • *UVA French Film Festival
  • *Teaching Race: A Panel on Pedagogy and Black Studies
  • *EnviroDay
  • GSAS Novemberfest
  • *Graduate Physics Students Association Talk

October 2013: 

  • GSAS Halloween Party 

September 2013: 

  • Grad Council Cups 
  • Wear Your Undergrad Swag GSAS Happy Hour



June 2013: 

  • *First Harmonics Summer Concert

May 2013: 

  • Social Winery Tour 
  • Social BBQ and Movie Night
  • Grad Council Website Hosting

April 2013: 

  •  Social Happy Hour

March 2013: 

  • *English Poetry Reading
  • *English Graduate Conference
  • Social St. Patrick's Day Happy Hour
  • GradDays
  • GradDays Happy Hour

February 2013: 

  • *Biosciences Spring Symposium
  • Graduate Student Intramural Funding
  • *Classics Graduate Colloquium
  • *German Studies Graduate Conference
  • Social Happy Hour
  • *UVa Space Sciences Symposium

December 2012: 

  • *QueerGrads 90's Video Night
  • *French Film Festival
  • Graduate Fitness Classes

November 2012: 

  • *Huskey Research Exhibition
  • *German Graduate Studies Conference
  • *Enviroday
  • Biology Department Career Day
  • Social Happy Hour
  • Social Wine and Cheese
  • Social Brewery Tour

October 2012: 

  • Social Homecoming Game Tailgate 
  • *Social Joint Happy Hour with Batten
  • *Social Halloween Party

September 2012:

  • *Chemistry Department Jefferson Lecture
  • Graduate Student Intramural Funding
  • Bridging Grounds Leadership Summit