Graduate Organization of Biology Students

The Graduate Organization of Biology Students (G.O.B.S.) is open to Department of Biology, Center for Environmental Studies, and Integrative Life Science Ph.D. program students.

Mission Statement

The Graduate Organization of Biology Students seeks:

  • to provide a forum to address and solve the problems and concerns of the biology graduate students (if you have any, let us know)
  • to integrate all disciplines of biology through educational, recreational and social endeavors (if you have an idea for an event, tell us)
  • to serve as a representative of biology graduate students to the VCU Student Government Association and the University

Events sponsored by GOBS:

  • New Grad Student Orientation
  • Darwin Day Special Invited Seminar
  • Periodic (weekly or biweekly) social events