Upcoming Meetings
    2017 Summer Workshop and New Deans Institute

    July 8-12, 2017

    Westin Denver Downtown

    Denver, CO



    2017 57th Annual Meeting

    December 6-9, 2017

    Westin Kierland

    Scottsdale, Arizona



    Regional Affiliate Meetings


    Conference of Southern Graduate Schools 2017 Annual Meeting

    March 2-5, 2017

    Loews Annapolis Hotel

    Annapolis, Maryland


    Western Association of Graduate Schools 2017 Annual Meeting

    March 19-22, 2017

    The Motif Hotel

    Seattle, Washington


    Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools 2017 Annual Meeting

    April 5-7, 2017

    Omni Severin Hotel

    Indianapolis, Indiana


    Northeastern Association of Graduate Schools 2017 Annual Meeting

    April 6-8, 2017

    New York Marriott East Side

    New York City, New York


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