Upcoming Columbia Events

Date:
Apr 21, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Location: Columbia University, International Affairs Building, Altschul Auditorium
Room:
417
Speaker(s):

Dr. Arik Levinson, a former senior economist for environmental issues with the Council of Economic Advisors under President Obama

Date:
Apr 22, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Location: Kraft Center, Rennert Hall, 606 W. 115th St., New York, NY
Speaker(s):

Mindy S. Lubber, President, Ceres

Date:
Apr 23, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Hamilton Hall
Room:
516
Date:
Apr 28, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Location: Kraft Center, Rennert Hall, 606 W. 115th St., New York, NY
Speaker(s):

Various

Date:
Apr 30, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Speaker(s):
Emily Rafferty

Emily Rafferty, President,
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Susan Fulwiler

Susan Fulwiler, Board President,
Women in Development, New York

Doug White

Doug White, Director,
Master of Science in Fundraising Management
Columbia University

 

Emily Rafferty will share her story of nearly 40 years at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ms. Rafferty joined the Met in 1976 as an administrator in the development department, and rose through the ranks, serving as Vice President for Development and Membership—the first woman to be named a Vice President at the Met—and later as Senior Vice President for External Affairs before becoming President. She will discuss lessons learned, insights on today's development landscape, and preparing for her own leadership transition. The webinar will be streamed live; afterward, it will be available on the Columbia and Women in Development websites.

Date:
May 02, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Location: Columbia University, International Affairs Building, Altschul Auditorium
Room:
417

Join us for a showcase of graduate student research in the field of conflict resolution. The capstone thesis is the culminating project for the Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Master’s Program at Columbia University. This year's session themes will include a range of topics exploring conflicts from interpersonal, organizational and global perspectives.

Date:
May 04, 2015 - 6:15 PM
Location: Columbia University, Hamilton Hall
Room:
602
Speaker(s):

Sheldon Sloan, MD, MBioethics

Sheldon Sloan, an Immunology Global Medical Affairs Leader at Janssen Global Commercial Strategy Organization, will discuss his experiences working as a bioethicist in the pharmaceutical industry as a part of our Careers in Bioethics series.

Date:
May 06, 2015 - 5:00 PM
Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Speaker(s):

Susan Ball, M.D.

Date:
May 14, 2015 - 6:30 PM
Location: Columbia Club, 15 W. 43rd St., New York, NY
Speaker(s):

Dr. Arthur Langer, Director of the Center for Technology Management at Columbia University and Academic Director of Columbia’s Executive Master of Science in Technology Management

Arthur Langer will address key technology challenges and opportunities at the Strategic Leadership Workshop.

Past Events

Date:
Apr 13, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Fairchild Hall
Room:
601
Speaker(s):
Louis Kriesberg

Louis Kriesberg will talk about his latest book Realizing Peace: A Constructive Conflict Approach. The book examines U.S. involvement in major foreign conflict episodes since the onset of the Cold War, and explores the effectiveness of American involvement in these international clashes.

Date:
Apr 08, 2015 - 5:00 PM
Location: Hammer Health Sciences Library / Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library, 701 W. 168th St.
Room:
401
Speaker(s):
Cheryl Mattingly
Date:
Apr 07, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Low Library
Speaker(s):
Steve Cohen, Executive Director, The Earth Institute and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs Dong Guo, Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Research Program on Sustainability Policy and Management Nilda Mesa, Director, New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability Andrew Revkin, Senior Fellow for Environmental Understanding, Pace University Academy for Applied Environmental Studies Moderated by: William Eimicke, Director, Picker Center for Executive Education and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs
Date:
Apr 06, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia Alumni Center, 622 West 113th Street New York, NY 10025
Room:
Shapiro Hall
Speaker(s):
Speakers to be announced.

A panel discussion with alumni about their career path and landing their fundraising job.

Date:
Apr 06, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University Bookstore, 2922 Broadway, New York, NY
Room:
Lerner Hall Basement
Speaker(s):
Robert Klitzman, MD Professor of psychiatry in the College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Joseph Mailman School of Public Health Director of the Masters of Bioethics Program at Columbia University.

Please join us at the Columbia University Bookstore as we welcome Dr. Robert Klitzman, Professor of Psychiatry at the Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Klitzman will discuss and sign copies of his new book "The Ethics Police?: The Struggle to Make Human Research Safe" published this month by Oxford University press.

Date:
Apr 02, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Alfred Lerner Hall
Room:
555
Speaker(s):
Erin Fitzgerald, Senior Vice President for Global Sustainability, Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy Dennis Treacy, Executive Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer with Smithfield Foods Andrew Winston, Founder of Winston Eco-Strategies, Author and Sustainability consultant
Date:
Mar 30, 2015 - 6:15 PM
Location: Columbia University, Hamilton Hall
Room:
517
Speaker(s):
Professor Jeffrey Sachs, Director, Earth Institute, Columbia University

Universities today face myriad ethical challenges concerning issues from high tuition and overseas investments, to sexual assault to scientific fraud. 

Come hear Jeffrey Sachs – one of the world's leading public intellectuals, in the first of a series on "What is a Moral University in the 21st Century?"

Date:
Mar 27, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Schermerhorn Hall
Room:
501
Speaker(s):
George Conboy
Date:
Mar 26, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Location: Teachers College, Columbia University

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