About Us

Who constitutes the Microbiology Graduate Student Group (MGSG)?

All students pursuing a masters or doctoral degree from the Department of Microbiology at UMass-Amherst.

What do we do?

The purpose of this organization is (1) fostering student involvement in and communication within the Microbiology program at The University of Massachusetts - Amherst, (2) creating an environment for student researchers to present their work and engage in scientific discourse, (3) encouraging participation in scientific conferences, (4) increasing the number of visiting speakers, and (5) promoting student participation in local, state and national ASM activities.

More information

For more information, read a sample of our constitution, or read the news and meeting notes on this site.

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