The Council of Graduate Students

The Council of Graduate Students (COGS) is the Recognized Student Governance Association (RSGA) at University of Minnesota that represents, advocates for, informs, facilitates communications among, and supports Twin cities graduate students (students who are seeking a research degree: a Ph.D. or a Masters that is associated with a Ph.D. program).

All COGS-fee paying graduate students are members of the COGS General Assembly (GA). Each graduate program can elect one voting GA member amongst all their graduate students, to represent their program.

General Assembly Meetings 2018

Tuesdays, 6:10 PM - 8:00 PM

35, Nicholson Hall, Minneapolis

25th SEPTEMBER (Minutes)

23rd OCTOBER (Minutes)

13th NOVEMBER (Minutes)

4th DECEMBER (Minutes)

(Please click on the dates for agenda. Agenda will be available 1 week in advance. Meeting minutes will be available within 1 week from GA)

Preparing for your first GA

Robert's Rules (short video)

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