The Information Science Graduate Student Association (ISGSA) consists of a number of positions that provide IS grad students with representation and involvement in academic activities at both the department and university levels. The ISGSA also strives to encourage balance between academic and social life by promoting socialization among graduate students through sponsorship of professional and recreational events.


Co-Presidents: Roz Thalken ret85 (Ithaca), Alexandra Bremers awb227 (Tech Campus)

Vice President: Farhana Shahid fs468 (Ithaca)

Treasurer: Mehrnaz Sabet ms3662 (Ithaca) 

Department Representation

Admission Representatives: Aspen Russell ar2465 (Ithaca), Mina Chen yc2669 (Ithaca), Jenny Fu xf89 (Ithaca), Yiran Zhao yz2647 (Tech)

Hiring Representative: Ilan Mandel im334 (Tech), Swati Mishra sm2728 (Ithaca)

Cornell Tech Liason: Open

University Representation

GPSA Representative: Kimberly Williamson khw44 (Ithaca)

Coordination & Event Planning

Social Chair: Joy Ming jcm559 (Ithaca)

IS Seminar/Colloquium Coordinator: Maria Antoniak maa343 and Jen Liu jl3835 (both Ithaca)

Broadening Participation Representatives: Anna Evtushenko ae392 and Johan Michalove jam844 (both Ithaca)

Staff Support Person

Barbara Woske

Graduate Field Assistant
522 Rhodes Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, New York 14853