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SASgov Exec Board Elections 2015!

SASgov Exec Board Elections 2015

We are recruiting students to serve on next year's SASgov Executive Board!

Elections will be held on Tuesday April 21st, 5.30-7pm in Room 305 of the Graduate Student Center (3615 Locust Walk).

If you would like to nominate yourself or someone else for a position, please email VP for Communications Rob Alterman ( 

Available positions:

  • President
  • VP for Policy
  • VP for Communications
  • VP for Finance
  • VP for Public Affairs
  • VP for Social Affairs

 Responsibilities of all six positions are detailed in this document:


PhD Town Hall Meeting



Summer Funding Opportunity: Dean's New Media Grant

 Summer Funding Opportunity: Dean's New Media Grant

SASGov is currently accepting applications for the SASGov & Dean's New Media Grant. Graduate students who seek to foster new ways of disseminating and making the public and graduate student communities at large aware of their research are eligible for grants of up to $3000 for Summer 2015.
The deadline is April 13th. A CV, a faculty letter of support, budget, and a research proposal should be submitted by this date. Email with any questions.



SASgov Happy Hour @ Han Dynasty, Feb 26th

Join us for a Happy Hour at Han Dynasty. Lots of drinks tickets, appetizers and good company on offer.

The drink specials include seasonal craft beers and wine. 

FREE for all SAS students. $10 suggested donation for everyone else.
Please join us and spread the word among your friends.

Also remember to bring your SAS id and a government issued 21+ age proof id.

Facebook event here.


Scotch Tasting with SASgov and GSEG, March 5th

Graduate Student Engineering Group and SASgov present an exciting event - Scotch tasting. You will have four different scotches to choose from along with delicious appetizers. 

The event is free for graduate students from SAS and Engineering. No guests are allowed for this event - ONLY current students can attend. 

Tickets available here:

Limit of three drinks per person.

Please make sure to carry your Penn ID and 21+ age proof for the event.

For details contact:

Facebook event here.