Call for GSA Executive Board Nominations – 2015-16

Each and every interested graduate student is encouraged to run for a position on the GSA Executive Board for the 2015-16 school year.  If you are interested in developing your leadership skills, gaining real-world experience working in teams to meet goals, and making a difference at Drexel, then a position on the Executive Board is for you.

Please apply through this link by May 11, 2015 and send a headshot of yourself to with a file named “firstname_lastname.jpg.”  We have included information on all positions on the GSA Executive Board here to give you a better idea of the role of each position on the Board.

GSA Interdisciplinary Pitch Competition for Social Entrepreneurship

Do you crave the opportunity to present your ideas and cause significant, lasting change in the Philadelphia area? Pitch your ideas for a chance to make them a reality! Collaborate across disciplines with other students, alumni, faculty, or other partner(s) and present your ideas at a “Shark-Tank” style pitch competition and panel discussion on social entrepreneurship.

Important Dates: 

  • Information Session: Monday, April 27, 2015 (6PM) – Graduate Student Lounge (Main Building)
  • Practice Session: Thursday, May 15, 2015 12-2pm
  • Practice Session: Friday, May 22, 2015 10am-12pm
  • Pitch Competition: Wednesday, May 27, 2015Location for all sessions and the competition is the Baiada Institute (Gerri C. LeBow Hall, Suite 369)


Drexel’s Graduate Student Association, Close School of Entrepreneurship, the Baiada Institute for Entrepreneurship, Alumni Association, and Office of University and Community Partnership

For more information, contact Nicholas Thompson, GSA President, at

SAVE THE DATE: Graduate Student Lounge Fundraising Kickoff and Networking Event

On Saturday, May 2 from 4-5:30PM, the GSA will be kicking off our fundraising efforts with a networking event in the GSA Lounge.  The event will be complete with food and refreshments, prizes, and giveaways.

Alumni from all graduate programs are invited to meet and mingle with current students during a casual reception.  Relive your days as a student and learn about plans for a major renovation of the lounge space.

Please come support the graduate student community and become a part of Drexel’s legacy as we embark on the path to reimagining the GSA Lounge.

Please RSVP at the following link:

Donate today and support the growth of your Graduation Student Lounge.