CGS Virtual 60th Annual Meeting



    December 2-4, 2020


    Final Program


    The 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting brought together over 750 attendees to participate in timely sessions around topics such as: an anti-racist approach to graduate education, supporting the success of underrepresented students in a time of pandemic, mentorship at a distance, graduate student mental health and well-being, and building virtual communities and work spaces. In addition to plenary and concurrent sessions with speaker Q&A, attendees also had the opportunity to join small group breakout rooms following each plenary.


    Previously registered annual meeting attendees can access the meeting website until March 4 to view the session recordings.




    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 voice for graduate education, CGS serves as a resource on issues regarding graduate education, research, and scholarship. CGS collaborates with other national stakeholders to advance the graduate education community in the policy and advocacy arenas.  
    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.