Secretary. Responsibilities include recording attendance and taking brief notes on topics discussed at GSO meetings. Minutes are typed up and e-mailed to all the of the PLB grad students (and are posted on the GSO website).
T-shirt coordinator. PLB designs and prints t-shirts for the department once every year. This committee member organizes design submissions, votes for the favored design, orders for shirts, and coordinates with the t-shirt supplier.
Webmaster. Maintains the PLB GSO webpage.
Student Lecture Series Coordinator. Organizes the schedule and programming for the Student Lecture Series. Badgers students into presenting, and then sends out the emails to the PLB graduate students. Also buys snacks and refreshments that we provide, gratis.
Grad Lounge Soda & GSO Meeting Snacks. Keeps the grad lounge soda stocked (soda can be purchased for $0.50/can) and buys the snacks for our monthly GSO meeting (courtesy of COGS).
KBS Liasons to the PLB GSO. Graduate students stationed at the Kellogg Biological Station (KBS) who set up streaming of GSO meetings by Skype and relay suggestions and updates from Plant Biology students at KBS.
Outreach Coordinator. In order to further the PLB GSO's outreach mission, the Outreach Coordinator(s) organize public outreach events as well as facilitate PLB participation in broader campus outreach events. Responsibilities include distributing outreach opportunities to PLB GSO members, organizing events to be hosted by the GSO, and interfacing with the PLB Communications Coordinator to publicly advertise such efforts.