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Plus career networking, alumni events, news from campus, and more. Read on below.

What's Your Columbia Networking Story?

The CAA wants to know how you have connected and benefited from the worldwide Columbia network. Share your networking story for a chance to be featured in the next issue of Columbia Magazine and the CAA website. Submit your story here.

Columbia Magazine

In the current issue of Columbia Magazine, Emmy-winning documentarian Barak Goodman '86JRN discusses his latest film, a six-hour adaptation of The Emperor of All Maladies, the Pulitzer Prize–winning book by Columbia assistant professor of medicine Siddhartha Mukherjee.

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Soon we will welcome nearly 8,000 graduates to our worldwide alumni network. Share your words of wisdom and advice with these newest members of our alumni community here.

Featured Events

orange arrowReunions 2015: Celebrate Your School

New York City; April-June

orange arrowFun Home on Broadway with Producer Barbara Whitman '05SOA and Composer Jeanine Tesori '83BC

New York City; April 7

orange arrowCatch Me! at the New Victory Theater

New York City; April 12

orange arrowExclusive Tour of the Home of Chaim Gross, Notable American Sculptor

New York City; April 22

orange arrowGame Day at Baker Field

New York City; April 25

orange arrowArt and Alumni at the Venice Biennale

Venice, Italy; May 9

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Regional Spotlight: Alumni Clubs Volunteer with Local Communities Across the Country

Volunteer with Philabundance

CAA Club of Philadelphia; April 11

 Community Health Fair

CAA Club of San Diego; April 11

Revive the Woods at Evergreen Park

CAA Club of Portland; April 12

Adopt Columbia Street!

CAA Club of Seattle; April 19

 Restoration at Mud Lake

CAA Club of Colorado; May 2


Sounding Board for Recent Alumni

Online Networking; April 2

Calling all graduates from the past 10 years -- connect with other Columbians in a chat-roulette style meet up online. Share your ideas and seek advice from people who fully understand your perspective while expanding your rolodex. Register here.

orange arrowNetworking Breakfast at the Columbia Alumni Center

New York City; March 26

orange arrowSmart Salary Negotiation: Get What You're "Worth"

Webinar; April 15

orange arrowNetworking Breakfast at the Columbia Alumni Center

New York City; April 23

orange arrowChat Online: Work/Life Balance, Conflict Resolution, Managing Up, Diversity, and Salary Negotiation

Online Networking; April 24


Reaching for the Stars: Timothy Kopra '13BUS to Embark on Space Flight

Talk about launching your career: In November, NASA astronaut Timothy Kopra '13BUS will blast off from earth in a Russian space rocket and hurtle 220 miles through the cosmos to the International Space Station, where he will live for six months. Read more. 

orange arrowSeven Columbia Artists to Participate in Venice Biennale

orange arrowColumbia Law School Awards Medal for Excellence to Two Pioneering Women in the Law

orange arrowHershey Buys Krave Jerky from Jon Sebastiani '12BUS

orange arrowColumbia College and General Studies Alumnae Awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarship


#StartupColumbia Festival: New York Innovation

New York City; April 23-24

The annual #StartupColumbia Festival brings together the Columbia entrepreneurial community in celebration of innovation, entrepreneurship, and the creation of new ventures. This year spotlights industries associated with the unique culture and character of New York City. Register now.

orange arrow The 2015 Paul Robeson Conference: "From Protest to Politics" - Then and Now

New York City; April 10-11

orange arrowHow Mind and Brain Enable Self-Control: The Marshmallow Test and Beyond

New York City; May 5

orange arrowFrom Our Bookshelf: 3 Sections: Poems, Winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, by Vijay Seshadri '88SOA

orange arrowTravel with Columbia: Southern Africa Odyssey

October 1 - 18, 2015


Documentary of Pulitzer-winning Book by Columbia's Siddhartha Mukherjee to Debut on PBS

Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Columbia oncologist Siddhartha Mukherjee, presented by documentary filmmaker Ken Burns, and produced and directed by Barak Goodman '86JRN, debuts on PBS on March 30. Read more.

orange arrowColumbia University Announces Winner of 2015 Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama Inspired by American History
orange arrowDiscovery + Innovation: Engineering Professor Dan Ellis Explores the Sound of Science
orange arrowImmunotherapy: New Hope for Patients with Advanced Lung Cancer from Columbia University Medical Center
orange arrowLamont-Doherty Earth Observatory's Radiocarbon Dating Technique Leads to Illegal Ivory Convictions
orange arrowEleven Professors Win Lenfest Distinguished Faculty Awards
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Columbia Athletics

Coach Bagnoli Announces Football Staff
Columbia Lions 2015 NCAA Fencing Champions
Columbia Squash Standout Ramit Tandon '15CC Receives 2015 Skillman Award
Men's Swimming Qualifies Three Student-Athletes for the NCAA Championships for the First Time in Program History
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