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Architecture Graduate Student Association (ArchGSA)

The Architecture Graduate Student Association is responsible for cultivating an atmosphere to foster the development of academic, social and professional endeavors for students in School of Architecture and Planning Master of Architecture program. 

Several of the ArchGSA’s yearly events include sponsoring a student-selected lecture as a part of the school’s lecture series, hosting various social/happy hour events for students, touring local construction projects, and most popularly, an annual interdepartmental student/faculty Dodgeball Tournament. 


Taras Kes, President
Samira Sheikholeslami, Vice President
Ghalia Ajouz, Treasurer
Ginny Gallersdorfer, Secretary
Sky Stage, Public Relations Coordinator
Dean Ciofani, Senator
Aimee Plante, Senator
Mehdi Rashed, Senator
Leila Asemani, Senator
Jared Parylo, Senator


Fun fact

In 2013, the ArchGSA worked in collaboration with the GPSA to revive a long lost B/a+p tradition, the student-organized and produced publication, Techne. Check out Techne online.