Graduate Student Advisory Board

Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts (IAC) has an active Graduate Student Advisory Board (GSAB) that represents and connects master's and doctoral students throughout the College. GSAB is committed to building a strong community of graduate students in the college and to supporting faculty and student interactions focusing on humanities and social science research, and to enabling professional development.


  • Events (social hours, celebrations, workshops, lectures)
  • Scholarship (organizing the IAC graduate conference, CRIDC poster conference)
  • Communications (coordinating with IAC graduate programs, contributing to IAC Graduate Newsletter)
  • Special Projects (The 2017-2018 Special Project includes collecting and disseminating funding information especially for IAC graduate students.)

2020 - 21 Board Members

Digital Media / LMC

  • Brandy Pettijohn


  • Vikrant Kamble

History and Sociology

  • Alejandra Ruiz
  • Mike Bivona

Sam Nunn School of International Affairs

  • Hee Jun Yoo
  • Lauren Lange
  • Hannah Kitzmiller

Public Policy / Cybersecurity

  • Majid Ahmadi
  • Anne Webb
  • Rogers Hilton


  • Kera Allen (HSOC)

2019 - 2020 Board Members

Digital Media / LMC

  • Adriana Alvarado Garcia
  • Brooke Bosley (Board Chair)


  • Vikrant Kamble

History and Sociology

  • Declan Abernethy
  • Elise Zheng

Applied Language and Intercultural Studies / ML

  • Neta Kanny

Global Media and Culture / ML and LMC

  • Stephen Norris (Conference Chair)

Sam Nunn School of International Affairs

  • Ashley Larrow
  • Elizabeth Osman
  • Suon Choi

Public Policy

  • Richa Singhania (Social Events Chair)

Ivan Allen College Graduate Research Assistants

  • Grace Halverson (DM/LMC) (Social Media and Website Coordinator)
  • Ying Ying Choi (ALIS/ML)



Contact: Carol Colatrella

Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Faculty Development