Bob Beach is a fourth year doctoral candidate in the History Department. He studies American cultural history and his dissertation examines the production and circulation of knowledge about cannabis in the United States during the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. He received a BA from Utica College and an MA from Rutgers-Newark. He has served in the GSA as a representative for the HGSO and History Department, and for a short term as GSA Treasurer. Also chaired the GSA bylaws committee.