External Affairs Board (EAB)

About Us

The External Affairs Board coordinates the external affairs and activities of the GSC, including relationships with organizations outside MIT; political advocacy at all levels of government; community outreach, education, and service; and statements of the positions of the GSC or the graduate student body on issues of significance to the welfare of graduate students at MIT.

The Board has 5 subcommittees:

  • Subcommittee on Federal Affairs – Responsible for all communications, collaboration, and advocacy with the federal government of the United States
  • Subcommittee on State and Local Affairs – Responsible for all communications, collaboration, and advocacy with state and local governments
  • Subcommittee on External Affairs Events – Plans and carries out events for MIT students to increase civic engagement, awareness of political developments relevant to graduate students, and understanding of political or policy-focused career paths
  • Subcommittee of the University Liaison – Responsible for all communications, collaboration, and actions with other graduate student governments and related associations
  • Subcommittee on Public Outreach – Responsible for activities to communicate the public benefits of science, especially to Americans without scientific training.

The Board is led by Chair Daniel Curtis and Vice-Chair Peter Su. For a full list and bios of all board members, click here.

Daniel Curtis - Chair & Peter Su - Vice-Chair

Daniel Curtis & Peter Su
External Affairs Board Chair & Vice-Chair

GSC Positions & Statements

GSC Policy Platform

List of position statements and letters

Upcoming Meetings

Next board meeting: Thursday, April 13th at 5:30pm in 50-220 (GSC Office)

Upcoming Events and Activities

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