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Organizations and Allocations Committee

Sharoon Hanook, Committee Chairperson

SharoonIntroduction: After paying tuition, fees, and living expenses, most graduate students are stretched thin financially. It is therefore the job of the Organization and Allocations Committee to try to alleviate some of the other graduate school expenses when possible. This committee tries to ease the financial burden to individual graduate students and their organizations by awarding money for incidentals for conferences, thesis/dissertation binding, and money to run new GSS recognized organizations.

Organizations & Aloocations Committee Charge:
The Organization and Allocations Committee is dedicated to alleviating the financial burden on graduate student who may be going to conferences and/or need to bind their thesis or dissertation. The committee also tries to encourage the formation of new graduate school organizations across campus by providing money for new organization incidentals.

About the Chair: I am a finishing up my 3rd year of PhD in Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department, concentrating in Biostatistics. My research interest is developing methods for removing unnecessary Genetic interaction from Genetic Epidemiology models. I am planning on pursuing my carrier in academic research. I have been involved in GSS since 2011 as Chair Organizations and Allocations Committee. Outside GSS I am Student representative of Biostatistics Division, I am also a president of International Student Fellowship, an organization that is actively involve with International Student Services office at CWRU, to provide better and easy transition to International Students from their home country to Cleveland and CASE.

Statement of Intent: As Chair Organizations and Allocations Committee, I am looking forward to continue my efforts to bridge gaps between graduate students. I am also looking forward to bring more and more graduate student organizations, so that, each and every individual should be properly represented in GSS.

Organizations & Allocations Committee Roster:

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Sharoon Hanook Committee Chair

Committee Goals:

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