Upcoming Events

Coffee Break
Join us every Monday at 3PM in Science B 324 for a coffee and treats! This will be a great opportunity to take a breather, enjoy some coffee and snacks, and chat with fellow grad students about your experiences, challenges, and triumphs. It’s a chance to relax and build connections outside of the classroom or lab

Scavenger Hunt

Join us on Nov 17th at 1PM in SB 324 for a Scavenger Hunt! Sign up as a team or individually at  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeC9TCGdm6nhVGknGtbS7XqHlVhOzGFbTv0cIAQieAjXoVC0g/viewform?usp=sf_link

Snacks and refreshments will be provided, as well as prizes and fun times!! Please sign up!


The PHAS DGA is a student organization that represents the students of the Department of Physics and Astronomy to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Your DGA represents graduate students at meetings for the PHAS Department as well as the Faculty of Graduate Studies. We also organize social and academic events throughout the year such as the Annual PHAS Graduate Symposium, PHAS graduate assistant workshop, monthly coffee breaks, outdoor activities and more!

Co-Chairs: CJ Osakwe, Pooja Woosaree
Vice President, Finance: Mahdi Bornadel, Jose Trujillo
Graduate Representative Council: Amirhossein Sotoodehfar, Arshia Razavi, Parinaz Abbasi
Vice President, Internal: Danial Davoudi
Vice President, Academic: Ciara Chisholm
Vice President, Communication: Mahsa Karimi, Marcus Kasdorf
Vice President, Events: Vacant
Vice President, EDI: Becky Booth
Emeritus Chairs: Becky Booth
Members at Large: Ali Mahani

If you are interested in joining the PHAS DGA, please contact our Co-Chairs at the addresses listed below.

You can find out about the previous members of the PHAS DGA in this link! 

We encourage all students to approach us with any concerns or issues regarding graduate student life. We also welcome all student involvement in DGA activities. Please feel free to contact any of the committee members if you would like more information.