CGS 2018 Summer Workshop and New Deans Institute

    New Deans Institute
    July 7, 2018


    Summer Workshop
    July 8-11, 2018

    The Drake, A Hilton Hotel
    Chicago, Illinois 60611


    CGS invites graduate deans, associate and assistant deans, and other faculty and staff from colleges, universities, and associations to network with their colleagues in the beautiful and vibrant city of Chicago, Illinois.


    The CGS Summer Workshop for Graduate Deans offers participants a fresh focus on hot topics that affect every facet of graduate education. Complementing the Workshop is the New Deans Institute, a program tailored to orient new deans and to integrate the Workshop experience. The CGS Board of Directors, staff, and other specialists serve as core faculty for both the New Deans Institute and Summer Workshop.


    CGS welcomes you to this unique opportunity to share knowledge and work on issues facing graduate education.


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    CGS is the leading source of information, data analysis, and trends in graduate education. Our benchmarking data help member institutions to assess performance in key areas, make informed decisions, and develop plans that are suited to their goals.
    CGS Best Practice initiatives address common challenges in graduate education by supporting institutional innovations and sharing effective practices with the graduate community. Our programs have provided millions of dollars of support for improvement and innovation projects at member institutions.
    As the national advocate for graduate education, CGS serves as a resource for policymakers and others on issues concerning graduate education, research, and scholarship. CGS members receive regular updates of legislative and regulatory proposals impacting graduate education and are provided resources to use in advocacy efforts on their campuses and with policymakers and other constituents. 
    CGS is an authority on global trends in graduate education and a leader in the international graduate community. Our resources and meetings on global issues help members internationalize their campuses, develop sustainable collaborations, and prepare their students for a global future.