Water Science & Management Graduate Student Organization

Mission Statement

The mission of the Water Science and Management Graduate Student Organization (WSM-GSO) is to provide students with resources to further their studies and careers while providing services and education to the community.

  • To create fellowship among Water Science & Management students and provide them with valuable resources and information related to the program and field of water resources.
  • To provide professional development activities to further Water Science & Management students’ career goals.
  • To provide public service and education to the community.


Faculty Advisor

Jason Banegas



Kaustuv Neupane


Vice President:

Lalmani Wagle



Rafiqul Islam



Adiam Weldemariam


Executive members:

Ahsan Jamil

Saugat Karki

Shareen Farha


WSAM Representative For The Graduate Student Organization

Carson Pharris, WSM Student Prog. Coordinator  




WSM-GSO meets 3-4 times a semester and participates in a variety of events, meetings and activities:
  • WSM’s annual “Semester Kickoff Event”
  • Agriculture Day at NMSU
  • Earth Day at NMSU
  • WSM’s annual “Graduation Reception”
  • Community Service, Recruitment and Outreach
  • Regional Conferences
  • National Conferences
If you are interested in learning more about WSM-GSO or would like to become part of an elite and enthusiastic group, please email the Water Science & Management program at wsm@nmsu.edu and you will be put in contact with a GSO leader.