Graduate Student Symposium

The Odum School Graduate Student Symposium (GSS) is a chance to hear the latest research from the graduate student community and posters by undergrad researchers in the Odum School. It is an interdisciplinary conference, including presenters from all branches of ecology at OSE. This event is organized by the graduate students in order to showcase the ecological research being conducted by the Odum graduate community.


The 2024 Odum School of Ecology Graduate Student Symposium (GSS) will be held on February 9 – 10, 2024. Be sure to vote for this year’s keynote speaker and emblem design!

The deadline to submit abstracts for 5 minute lightning talks and 12 minute standard presentations is December 1, 2023. Presentations are open to students at all stages in their research, from initial proposals to nearly complete theses and dissertations. Be sure to submit an abstract – we’d all love to hear about your research!

Previous schedules can be found here.