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Office of the VP of External Affairs: SB201 Call to Action

Recently the State Assembly passed SB201 a bill that modifies California law to allow graduate student researchers to vote to unionize.  This is something that has previously been denied to grads except for TAs.  The bill is currently awaiting signature by Governor Brown, and he has until the 15th of October to sign.  We would [...]

By |2017-10-12T11:14:10-07:00October 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Office of the VP of External Affairs: SB201 Call to Action

Reminder: AGS VP Social Election TONIGHT 10/10/17

If you are running for the VP Social position, remember to come to the election tonight at 6pm (10/10/17) in Student Center Emerald Bay DE. You (and your team) will be given a total of 2 minutes to make a speech, followed by a 3 minute Q&A from Council.  Format:  6pm - Additional nominations accepted.  [...]

By |2017-10-10T11:38:10-07:00October 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Reminder: AGS VP Social Election TONIGHT 10/10/17

Co-VPs of Social Affairs Option

AGS Council passed Bill 17-24 to allow candidates for the VP Social Affairs to run on the same ticket. This allows individuals to run as a team of two and will be elected together. This is simply an option and candidates are welcome to continue running independently.  https://www.ags.uci.edu/council/legislationprint.php?cnum=17-24&gov_branch=AGS

By |2017-10-04T09:36:33-07:00October 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Co-VPs of Social Affairs Option

VP Social Affairs Info Session

At the end of our regularly scheduled Committee Meeting, AGS will host an info session for VP Social candidates. Come learn more about the role and meet the AGS Council and Executive Board. Date: Tuesday, October 3, 2017 Time: 6:45pm-7:30pm Location: Student Center Emerald Bay DE

By |2017-10-02T10:44:58-07:00October 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on VP Social Affairs Info Session

Run for office! AGS Council will run elections for the 2017-2018 VP of Social Affairs on Tuesday, Oct. 10.

If you are interested in planning social and cultural events, run for the position of VP of Social Affairs. As VP Social, you will manage a budget funded by student fees to organize events, improve the graduate student experience, and promote engagement in student government.  Similar to our previous elections for the 2017-2018 VPs, the [...]

By |2017-09-23T23:09:27-07:00September 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Run for office! AGS Council will run elections for the 2017-2018 VP of Social Affairs on Tuesday, Oct. 10.

AGS Student Policy Symposium this Saturday June 10th

The AGS Student Policy Symposium is a crash course in the world of policy for all students. It will include talks, activities, and panel discussions with: Tepring Piquado - Rand Fellow, CCST Policy Fellow James Kadtke  - National Defense University,  AAAS Policy Fellow Melinda Gormley - Research Development, AAAS  Policy Fellow and others to be announced. No [...]

By |2017-06-06T15:05:12-07:00June 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on AGS Student Policy Symposium this Saturday June 10th

We are accepting applications for AGS VP positions.

Howdy! We are seeking applications from interested graduate/professional students who wants to serve as the Vice President of Internal Affairs, External Affairs, Social Affairs, Financial Affairs and Administrative Affairs. You can find the job descriptions and the contact information for each of these paid positions below. Hope to see you on-board. Vice President of Internal [...]

By |2017-05-26T14:01:39-07:00May 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We are accepting applications for AGS VP positions.

2017-18 AGS Elections Results

The 2017-18 election process has been ratified by AGS Council and the results have been processed. Final vote totals and voter turnout is available under "AGS Results" at www.elections.uci.edu. Additional seats on AGS Council were filled via write-in voting during the election. Below are the graduate students that will be serving on AGS Council during [...]

By |2017-05-17T13:57:54-07:00April 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2017-18 AGS Elections Results

Congratulations AGS Service Award Winners!!

AGS SERVICE AWARD WINNERS FOR 2016-17 We at Associated Graduate Students (AGS) are proud to announce the winners of our 2016-17 AGS Service Awards! AGS sponsors these annual awards recognizing individuals’ outstanding efforts to improve the graduate and professional student community here at UC Irvine. The following individuals were nominated by fellow graduate students, faculty [...]

By |2017-04-25T13:41:03-07:00April 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Congratulations AGS Service Award Winners!!

AGS 2017-2018 Elections

Dear Grad Students, It is time again for elections for your Associated Graduate Student (AGS) Council Representatives and President. The AGS Council is comprised of elected representatives from each graduate and professional school. Council members represent students on AGS and UCI committees, and are responsible for communicating important issues and events to their constituents. The [...]

By |2017-03-30T09:08:35-07:00March 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on AGS 2017-2018 Elections