Fighting Fear for 20 Years

20th Anniversary Celebration and COGSapalooza

Dates: April 15th – April 16th, 2016
Locations: Rally to Fund Our Future on the Pentacrest. Panels will be held at the Iowa City Public Library, the Old Brick Building and other campus locations. Thursday – informal social, Friday night – cocktail reception at the Old Brick, Saturday – COGSapalooza at Gabe’s.

Description: COGS will be celebrating our 20 years of proud history guaranteeing the rights of graduate employees and collective action against the corporatization of higher education at The University of Iowa. Through panels, fellowship, and of course, COGSapalooza, we will look back at our shared history and discuss strategies as we move forward into a world of increasing job scarcity and fight against the neoliberal agenda.

Schedule: Available HERE.

Registration: Conference registration is now open! Please click register today. Registration is free. Registration table will be available Friday at the Iowa City Public Library and Saturday at the Pappajohn Business Building.

COGSapalooza: Have talent (or “talent”) to showcase?? Sign up now for COGSapalooza!

Accommodations: A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at Heartland Inn in Coralville on the strip. Conference room rates are $79.99 per night. Please contact the hotel directly at (319) 351-8132 for reservations. If you would like to do a home stay with a current COGS member, please email cogs@cogs.org.