Graduate Student

Dear CALICO graduate student and other interested members,

The main focus of the Grad Student SIG is to foster opportunities for networking, research, and collaborative work among graduate student members and the community of scholars in CALICO.

We would like to invite you all, especially those of you who are graduate students, to be part of this SIG and take an active role in making it grow professionally and academically.

If you are interested in becoming involved, first, be sure to sign up for our email list so that you get all the news and announcements ( Also join our Slack channel to get involved as a committee member There, you can join Threads that you are interested in helping out with.

Chair: Susanne DeVore (
Board: Mery Diez-Ortega (past chair), Denis Melik Tangiyev, Hiba Ibrahim, and Michael Winans
Committee: Trisha Thrasher, Lillian Jones, Sara Saez Fajardo, Farah Akbar, Diana Velazquez-Lopez, and Leonardo Guedez

We also have a Facebook Group:

Twitter connection: #CALICOgrad

Some older newsletters about SIG activities:

Graduate Student SIG Newsletter – 2017

First Graduate Student SIG Newsletter – 2016