Meeting Dates and Location
December 4-7, 2013
Hotel del Coronado
San Diego, CA
Annual Meeting participants will explore important issues in graduate education. Enjoy a unique forum to meet leaders in your field and exchange ideas and information. Graduate deans; associate and assistant deans; faculty and staff from colleges and universities; association, federal and state agency, and other education‐related administrators; graduate students, and others interested in graduate education are welcome.
Pre-meeting workshops and the CGS opening dinner and reception kick off the meeting on December 4. The meeting continues December 5-7, with plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, annual awards ceremony, and the LaPidus Luncheon lecture. Exhibits also will be available to meeting attendees, December 5-6.
The theme of the meeting is "Crossing Boundaries and Building Community: New Challenges for Graduate Education." This year’s meeting explores the importance of community amid expanding networks and the creative crossing of traditional boundaries. Plenary and concurrent sessions will provide graduate education leaders with inspiration and concrete strategies to respond to the full variety of today's most pressing challenges.
As the national advocate for graduate education, CGS serves as a resource for policymakers and others on issues concerning graduate education, research, and scholarship. Based in Washington, DC, the organization provides its members with regular updates and analyses of legislative and regulatory proposals and policies that affect graduate education.
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