Are you interested in playing a lead role in improving the lives of graduate students? AGS will be holding our Vice President Elections on May 26 and June 9, 2019 at 5:30-7:30 pm (PST) via Zoom. All fee-paying graduate students are eligible to run for a VP position. This year, VPs receive a monthly stipend* The 2020-2021 AGS Council will elect 5 Vice Presidents: May 26: VP of Internal Affairs- oversees campus issues like housing, diversity and inclusion, campus climate, and student resources! Also runs the biannual AGS survey VP of External Affairs- leads the AGS lobbying efforts at the UC-wide, local, state, and federal levels! They also lead the [...]
Dear Campus Community, As we discussed in our message to the UCI community adopted March 31, 2020, we are concerned about the ways in which minorities, particularly our Asian and Asian-American community members, are being treated on our campus in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, as new public health recommendations have been forwarded by various global, national, and local agencies, our Black constituents are increasingly reporting mistreatment by/in the form of (specific units or agencies, etc), effectively being punished for following the guidelines that we have all been encouraged to follow. At the University of California, Irvine we are proud of our distinction as a minority-serving institution several [...]
Dear Campus Community, Here at the University of California, Irvine we are proud of our distinction as a minority-serving institution several times over. We celebrate and actively seek to increase the diversity that creates an environment where Arts, Humanities, and STEM can all thrive, nurturing one another through sharing the varied perspectives of the students and faculty we bring to campus. But celebrating diversity is not sufficient in times of crisis. The Covid-19 outbreak has once again shown us just how close to the surface the centuries-old racism is throughout the world. The increased violence, hate crimes, and hate speech being experienced by members of the Asian and Pacific Islander [...]
AGS Election Public Forum
Date: Tuesday April 7th, 2020
Virtual Zoom Link: https://uci.zoom.us/j/979333442
Time: 5:30 – 7:30PM
Trixie Mattel will be coming to UCI! RSVP here: https://rsvp.studentgov.uci.edu
AGS Meeting Schedule
All meetings will be held from 5:30-7:30 pm in Student Center Newport Beach AB and are open to the public. However, elected AGS Council members must yield the floor to individuals who wish to speak. Please contact our VP Admin (firstname.lastname@example.org) or our President (email@example.com) for questions.
Week 7: February 18, 2020
Week 6: February 11, 2020
You can Join AGS!
Want to give back to the community? Have an idea that can change UCI for the better? You don’t need to be elected, and you can contribute as much or as little time as you have. Contact our VP of Administrative Affairs (firstname.lastname@example.org).