HGC is the official student representative body for the fifteen thousand students at Harvard's twelve graduate and professional schools. Our mission is to bring all of the graduate schools of Harvard together by organizing EVENTS, conducting ADVOCACY, and providing INFORMATION.


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Join us! Plan and execute University-wide student-run events focused on learning, networking, and unifying. Attend HGC meetings to meet leaders from across Harvard's community and contribute to our initiatives. Have any concerns that might apply to multiple schools? Come to us and we'll do our best to help.


Upcoming Harvard Graduate Council Leadership Conference 2017

March 21, 2017

The Harvard Graduate Council is pleased to present our 8th Annual Leadership Conference 2017! This year’s theme is Tools For Leadership. The conference will be held on April 8th, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Harvard Northwest Building on Oxford Street.

Leadership ConferenceYou will learn from engaging speakers and then exchange your own ideas with distinguished faculty, key experts, and representatives from the public and private sectors. Whether you focus on a topic area of familiarity or one that is new, this will be a great opportunity to grow both leadership knowledge and professional networks by engaging with students from across Harvard as well as public and private industry leaders from widely varying backgrounds.

Small Group Dinners Initiative for Grad Students Across Harvard

March 15, 2017

Dinner with Small Group of FriendsIn keeping with Harvard University’s “One Harvard” theme, the Harvard Graduate Council (HGC) invites you to participate in the Small Group Dinners Initiative to connect with students from across the 12 Harvard graduate and professional schools. The aim of this initiative is to create small groups of roughly 6 Harvard graduate students, each from a different school.

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