Upcoming Events



Monday April 1st-Friday April 5th


Monday, April 1st:

Brain Boost Breakfast: Weiboldt 703; 8:30am-10:30am. Come start your day and week with some nutritious breakfast foods and coffee!

Tuesday, April 2nd:

Stress Relief Yoga: Gray Seminar Room ; 1:00pm-2:00pm. Come release some stream with a beginner’s yoga class taught by a certified CGSA board member!

Taco Crawl: Event will begin at 6pm details to follow ticket signups. Come join grad students as we explore local taco joints around the Chicago Campus and enjoy discounted tacos! Space is limited. Tickets to event: $6 and is good for 6 tacos. Places include Velvet Taco, Seoul Taco, and Tallboy Taco. Signups will go live Tuesday March 26th at noon. https://goo.gl/forms/ES0cofEvIZo3DHto2

Wednesday, April 3rd

Professional Headshots: Dollie’s Corner Galter Library 2nd Floor; 2:00pm-3:00pm. Update your LinkedIn profile or business cards with a new professional headshot!

Canine Therapy: Gray Seminar Room (Lurie); 1:00pm-3:00pm. Take a break mid-week and de-stress while you meet Elly from Paws for Friendship and Blue and Tesla from Alliance Dog Therapy!

Thursday, April 4th

Trivia Night: Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium (McGaw): 5:30pm-7:00pm. Come show off your trivia knowledge with your fellow graduate students! Food and drinks for everyone! Chips, guac and salsa provided by Dos Toros and Cesar’s Killer Margaritas! Prizes for all winners!! RSVP recommended to help with headcount for food: https://goo.gl/forms/Uo3qpH1lvnzLMiUO2

Friday, April 5th

Grad Student Appreciation Happy Hour: Method Atrium 4:30-6:30pm. Free drinks and light refreshments! Giftcard giveaway from local businesses!


Tuesday April 2nd-Wednesday April 3rd

About Us

The Chicago Graduate Student Association (CGSA) is a student organization that encompasses graduate students in various science programs on Northwestern University’s Chicago campus. The CGSA exists to provide a forum to address the academic, social, and advocacy needs of graduate students on the Chicago campus, as well to promote interactions with groups on the Evanston campus. Be sure to visit and follow our Facebook site found in the upper right corner.