Get Involved


Coffee Hour

CCGS hosts coffee hours every other Thursday in 193 Kolthoff. We are always looking for help setting up and organizing themed coffee hours. If you would like to get involved please contact CCGS at

Surviving and Thriving Video Series

CCGS works with experts at the University of Minnesota and beyond to produce videos that will help graduates students and post-doctoral students throughout their education. Please contact CCGS: to get involved!

Social Events

CCGS hosts social events each year for the graduate students, post-doctoral students, faculty, and staff in the University of Minnesota Department of Chemistry. If you would like to get involved please contact CCGS at

Panel Discussions

CCGS host panel discussion each semester that focus on improving the social, physical, and mental health of chemistry graduate students. Please contact CCGS: if you would like to get involved!

CCGS/Boynton Graduate Student Survey

CCGS partners with Boynton Health to develop and distribute a survey to UMN chemistry graduate students to assess social, physical, and mental health. The results are used to improve and already great department! Contact CCGS:

CCGS Group Exercise

When the weather is nice, CCGS hosts group runs and exercises. If you would like to join in or lead an event please contact CCGS: