The Crop and Soil Sciences Graduate Student Association (CSSGSA) is a chapter of the NC State Graduate Student Association. Our primary purpose is to advocate on behalf of graduate students in the department while cultivating community. Our specific aims, as outlined in our constitution, include:

  • Creating a unified voice for students to express their questions, comments, and concerns to the administration
  • Building camaraderie among students that allows for the exchange and enhancement of knowledge and friendship
  • Representing the NC State Crop and Soil Sciences department through research, outreach and promotional activities within and outside of the department
  • Strengthening student-faculty academic relationships and student-administrative relationships in order to better prepare for a career in academia or workforce