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Graduate Honor Council Composition

  • The GHC consists of one faculty member and one graduate student from each school
  • The Faculty Senate shall appoint the faculty members to GHC and the GSA shall appoint the graduate student members..
  • GHC shall annually elect a Chair and a Deputy Chair from among the faculty members.  The Chair shall conduct hearings, except in the instance of a recusal.
  • The GHC shall provide a pool of graduate student ombudspersons. An ombudsperson can be a GHC graduate student member not serving on the panel for a case or a specifically trained graduate student appointed to this pool with the concurrence of the GHC Chair.