Alumni Events Calendar

Jun
25

CAA in Kenya | A conversation with Professor Safwan M. Masri

Location:Nairobi, Kenya
Professor Safwan M. Masri, Executive Vice President for Global Centers and Global Development at Columbia University, will speak followed by a reception with Columbia alumni, local partners, and special guests.
Jun
25

CAA: SoCal: Westside Happy Hour

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Downtown and Pasadena have Columbia happy hours, and now the Westside does, too! Join fellow Columbia alumni and friends for a reboot of our Westside happy hours
Jun
25

CAA DC | Find and Mind Your Focus

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Why do people do the things they do? Do you play to win or not to lose? Do you want to get things done or do you want to get things right…or both? In this talk, Dr. Allison Bajger (Ph.D. in Psychology, ’12, ’13 ’14 GSAS) discusses the different ways people motivate themselves and others, and explains why some strategies are more (or less) effective in certain situations. She describes the behavioral implications of different motivational mindsets at work, home, and playing field. In this talk, you’ll learn: 1) How to identify your predominate motivations 2) How motivations interact to predict performance, emotional reactions, creativity, and decision-making 3) What the behavioral tradeoffs are of each motivation 4) How you can change your motivational system for success Wine and cheese will be served.
Jun
25

"Moving beyond Negotiation" - Skills and Tools in the EU Context

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"Moving beyond Negotiation" - Skills and Tools in the EU Context - Debate with Prof. Francesco MARCHI (ESSEC Business School, Director ESSEC IRENE EUROPA). Prof. dr. Francesco MARCHI is Adjunct Professor of Political Science at ESSEC Business School and Director of the Research and Training program “Negotiators of Europe” at the Institute for Research and Education on Negotiation (ESSEC IRENE) in Paris. He delivers regularly trainings on negotiation in several European institutions and he teaches International Negotiation at PSIA- Sciences PO and the College of Europe (Bruges). His research focuses on the negotiation behavior of EU officials and diplomats. He holds a PhD from Sciences PO-Paris.
Jun
25

CAA: NorCal: East bay-Oakland Book Club

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East Bay - Oakland June book: Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead.
Jun
25

CAA Frankfurt | Reception for Prof. James, Princeton

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Princeton Alumni are hosting a reception to welcome Prof. Harold James to a visiting professorship at Goethe University’s House of Finance. Prof. James will briefly share his views on the current state of transatlantic economic relations and other questions of interest (such as lessons from ten years after Lehman’s failure 2008). His research focuses on Economics and Financial History and Modern European History, especially on Germany and the European Monetary Union. He is also Official Historian at the International Monetary Fund. The reception will take place on Mon, June 25 at 7pm in the office of Fabricius Vermögensverwaltung GmbH, Opernplatz 10, 60313 Frankfurt. Please RSVP by Thu, June 21 to michael.fabricius@fabricius-vv.de, indicating the number of people attending.
Jun
25

CAA Sri Lanka | Columbia Alumni Mixer

Location:Sri Lanka
Join your fellow Columbia Alumni at an Alumni Mixer.
Jun
25

CAA Paris | Concert Bach, Rachmaninoff, Mantovani, Schumann, Bartók

Location:
Dmitri Ouvaroff, Saxophone Heera Song, Piano Ensemble des saxophones de Versailles dirigé par Vincent David oeuvres de Bach, Rachmaninoff, Mantovani, Schumann, Bartók et Tchaïkovski (transcriptions pour saxophone et piano)
Jun
26

CAA in Asia | Shenzhen

Location:Shenzhen, China
Columbia Engineering and the CAA are excited to host an event featuring Dean Mary Boyce titled, "Engineering in Precision Medicine."
Jun
26

CAA NorCal | Annual Film Night

Location:San Francisco, CA
Don't miss our signature event - Columbia Norcal's Annual Film Night - which showcases shorts from graduate students at Columbia's School of the Arts and is hosted by a member of the faculty.