Our Work ASGC is committed to improving the quality of life for Columbia graduate students in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences through: 1. Providing over $20,000 for student-led academic initiatives and student groups. 2. Serving as a link between students and administration, as well as advocating on behalf of graduate students when necessary. 3. Organizing social and cultural events for all GSAS PhD & Masters students, such as Orientation Events, Monthly graduate student happy hours, and others. 4. Advocating broader societal issues and organizing community-building events. For more information, please read our full mission statement.