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Statement by CGS President Suzanne Ortega on the President’s FY 2018 Budget

May 25, 2017 | 10:07 am
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Julia Kent 

202.461.3874 / jkent@cgs.nche.edu

 

The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) is an organization of approximately 500 institutions of higher education in the United States and Canada engaged in graduate education, research, and the preparation of candidates for advanced degrees. The organization’s mission is to improve and advance graduate education, which it accomplishes through advocacy in the federal policy arena, research, and the development and dissemination of best practices.

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CGS Announces Multi-University Project to Understand Career Pathways of STEM PhD Students and Alumni

March 20, 2017 | 2:32 pm
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Contact: Katherine Hazelrigg (202) 461.3888/ khazelrigg@cgs.nche.edu

 

Project will Join Humanities Initiative, Expanding Project to All Broad Fields of Study

 

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The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) is an organization of approximately 500 institutions of higher education in the United States and Canada engaged in graduate education, research, and the preparation of candidates for advanced degrees. The organization’s mission is to improve and advance graduate education, which it accomplishes through advocacy in the federal policy arena, research, and the development and dissemination of best practices.

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The Humanities: Key to America's Past and Future

March 17, 2017 | 3:58 pm
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Released this week, the Trump Administration’s FY2018 budget, “America First: A Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again,” calls for the elimination of the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). As one of the organizations that recommended the founding of NEH, we affirm our belief that humanistic study and professional activities are in the national interest and merit continued federal funding support.

 

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Updated: CGS Statement Regarding Administration’s Executive Order on Immigration

March 8, 2017 | 8:47 am
Section: Public Policy & AdvocacySub Section: FeaturedHomepageLanding PageNewsroomPress ReleasesRotating ImageEmabed heroarea video: Don't embed hero area videoPrivate: Not privateTuesday, March 7, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

CONTACT: Julia Kent 

202.461.3874 / jkent@cgs.nche.edu

 

Following is a statement by Council of Graduate Schools President Suzanne Ortega.

 

The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) is an organization of approximately 500 institutions of higher education in the United States and Canada engaged in graduate education, research, and the preparation of candidates for advanced degrees. The organization’s mission is to improve and advance graduate education, which it accomplishes through advocacy in the federal policy arena, research, and the development and dissemination of best practices.

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Report Recommends Broader Professional Development for Graduate Students in STEM Fields

February 27, 2017 | 10:47 am
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Contact: Julia Kent  (202) 461-3874 / jkent@cgs.nche.edu

 

Employers, Graduate Schools Aim to Narrow Gap between Workforce Needs and Graduate Training

 

The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) is an organization of approximately 500 institutions of higher education in the United States and Canada engaged in graduate education, research, and the preparation of candidates for advanced degrees. The organization’s mission is to improve and advance graduate education, which it accomplishes through advocacy in the federal policy arena, research, and the development and dissemination of best practices.

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Rate of First-Time Enrollment Holds Steady at 5% for International Graduate Students at U.S. Institutions

February 9, 2017 | 12:00 am
Section: BenchmarkingSub Section: General ContentFeaturedHomepageLanding PageNewsroomPress ReleasesReportsRotating ImageEmabed heroarea video: Don't embed hero area videoPrivate: Not privateThursday, February 9, 2017Report - International Graduate Applications and Enrollment: Fall 2016Press Release - International Graduate Applications and Enrollment: Fall 2016

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Contact: Julia Kent | (202) 461-3874 / jkent@cgs.nche.edu

 

Declining Applications from Key Countries Contribute to Slowed Growth in Prospective Student Interest

 

The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) is an organization of approximately 500 institutions of higher education in the United States and Canada engaged in graduate education, research, and the preparation of candidates for advanced degrees. The organization’s mission is to improve and advance graduate education, which it accomplishes through advocacy in the federal policy arena, research, and the development and dissemination of best practices.

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