Upcoming Columbia Events

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:
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 at the College of Physicians and Surgeons and at 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 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 08, 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):

Cheryl Mattingly

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, President, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Doug White, Director, Columbia University’s Master of Science in Fundraising Management
Susan Fulwiler, Board President, Women in Development, New York

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Past Events

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

A variety of in-depth workshops exploring theory and research, methods of practice, and cases illustrating examples of work to enable sustainable peace.

Date:
Mar 18, 2015 - 6:30 PM
Location: Financial Times Group (London, England)
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
Date:
Feb 20, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Northwest Corner Building
Room:
501
Speaker(s):
George Blair Scribner

 

Date:
Feb 19, 2015 - 5:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Low Library Rotunda
Date:
Feb 09, 2015 - 4:30 PM
Location: Columbia University, Hamilton Hall
Room:
503
Speaker(s):
Bruce Kogut (Business School) Alissa Solomon (Journalism School) David Johnston (Political Science) Alan Mittleman (Jewish Theological Seminary) 

A panel of faculty members will discuss what they each do when they are teaching ethics – exactly what and how they teach – to explore common and divergent strategies, challenges and solutions.

Date:
Feb 04, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia Club, 15 W. 43rd St., New York, NY
Room:
James Madison, 2 fl
Speaker(s):
Frank Barbarino, Vice President, Goldman Sachs; Michael Davis, Director, Institutional Client Relationships, Calvert Investments; Sonal Mahida, US Network Manager, the Principles for UN Responsible Investment Initiative; Haran Narulla, Partner, Blue Wolf Capital Partners; Kevin Parker, CEO, Sustainable Insight Capital Management; Amy Springsteel, Director of Corporate Responsibility, Voya Financial.

The Earth Institute and The School of Continuing Education present a panel event, The Field of Sustainable Finance: Foundations and Future Growth.

Date:
Feb 04, 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):
Nellie Hermann
Date:
Feb 03, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Location: Columbia University, Kellogg Center
Room:
1501
Speaker(s):
Steven Cohen, Executive Director, The Earth Institute and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia UniversityWilliam Eimicke, Director, Picker Center for Executive Education and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia UniversityAlison Miller, Deputy Executive Director, The Earth Institute, Columbia University

The Earth Institute and the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University present a book launch, Sustainability Policy: Hastening the Transition to a Cleaner Economy. Authors Steven Cohen, William Eimicke, and Alison Miller will be discussing their new book, published by Jossey-Bass in January 2015.

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