Biology Graduate Student Society (BGSS)

The purpose of the Biology Graduate Student Society is to serve as the representative organization and voice of the graduate student body of the Department of Biology. The society also serves to provide opportunities for professional development and foster social interactions necessary for the development of graduate students in the Department of Biology.

The BGSS hosts a seminar speaker every year during the Fall semester and hosts various graduate student functions throughout the year.



BGSS officers 2019!

President: Brooke Sykes
Vice-President: Joey Kennedy
Treasurer: Chyna-Rae Dearman
Secretary: Reed Scott
Social Activities Coordinator: Lauren Lawson

Want to look stylish and help the BGSS? Buy an Ole Miss Biology Shirt!

Shirts can be purchased by emailing Brooke Sykes,










Important Forms

BGSS Reimbursement:

Please fill out the following form and send it to a BGSS officer.

BGSS Reimbursement Form

BGSS Constitution:

BGSS Constitution