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What's Your Columbia Story?

Mark your calendar: September 2014 is Columbia Connects, a month-long celebration across the globe of our alumni community.

Submit YOUR Columbia story and photo to be featured during the festivities!

orange arrowWorld Writers' Festival: Writers of India

Paris, France; September 18-21

orange arrowEnd of Summer BBQ

New York City; September 3

orange arrow20th Annual Asian Ivy Picnic

New York City; August 16


Practice Makes...A Perfect Network

Online; August 6

Did you know that 80% of jobs are found through networking? Perfect your networking conversational skills and finesse in a free online chat session on August 6. Register here.

orange arrowWriting a Results-Focused and Targeted Resume: Selling Your Brand

Online; August 21

orange arrowNetworking Breakfast at the Columbia Alumni Center

New York City; August 28


Professor and Alumnus Wm. Theodore de Bary Receives National Humanities Medal

President Barack Obama '83CC announced the 10 winners of the 2013 National Humanities Medals, including Columbia's distinguished professor and alumnus Wm. Theodore de Bary '41CC, '53GSAS, East Asian Studies scholar, for broadening our understanding of the world. Read more.

orange arrowAlex Li '73CC Is Making More Possible for International Students Through Planned Giving

orange arrowFilm and Theatre Alumni Nominated for Emmy Awards

orange arrowSerial Entrepreneur Drew Patterson ’06BUS Offers Advice to Aspiring Entrepreneurs


Columbia to Explore Romare Bearden's A Black Odyssey

A traveling Smithsonian exhibition, Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey, is the focal point of a unique yearlong, University-wide exploration of Bearden’s iconic work. Read more.

orange arrowTravel Study Program: Journey Through Vietnam

November 10-25, 2014

orange arrowColumbia University and Zuckerman Institute Present: Looking at Art: What Remains Unseen

Columbia Club of New York; September 15


Columbia University and City Officials Mark Opening of Columbia Startup Lab

Columbia Entrepreneurship commemorated the opening of the Columbia Startup Lab with a ribbon cutting that included President Bollinger and the deans of Columbia College and the schools of Business, Engineering, Law and International and Public Affairs. Read more.

orange arrowAttorney Jonathan D. Schiller '69CC,’73LAW Is New Chair of Columbia University’s Board of Trustees
orange arrowPulitzer Prize-winning Playwright and SOA Professor Lynn Nottage Adapting Black Orpheus for Broadway
orange arrowFirst Class Graduates From Columbia-Affiliated Public Secondary School
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Columbia Athletics

Columbia’s Freshmen Football Players Clean Uptown Parks, Read to Youngsters
Columbia Head Fencing Coach Michael Aufrichtig Presents at Columbia TedX
Columbia Football Season Tickets Now On Sale
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