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Rolling Out the Blue Carpet at Sundance

Park City, UT; January 24

Celebrate over 50 talented Columbians in Film at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City on January 24. Network, rub elbows with Columbia’s star filmmakers, and shine a spotlight on yourself with a Blue Carpet selfie. Read more.

orange arrowSpecial Tour of Chinese America: Exclusion/Inclusion at the New-York Historical Society with the Asian Columbia Alumni Association (ACAA)

New York City; January 10

orange arrowRecent Alumni Winter Wonderland Party

New York City; January 23

orange arrow 2015 Black Alumni Heritage Award and Scholarship Reception Honoring Roger Lehecka '67CC, '74GSAS

New York City; February 18

orange arrowAlumni/ae Participation in Commencement Exercises: Register by March 6

New York City; May 20

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Regional Spotlight

Columbia University Filmfest

London; January 8

Eric Foner | Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground RR

Philadelphia, PA; January 20


Get Your Resume Ready for the New Year

Online; January 13

Tap into the keen eyes and intellect of Columbia alumni in this peer-to-peer resume review session online. Bring a copy of your own resume, and be prepared to offer your insight to help others. Register now.

orange arrowSteve Blank on Corporate Innovation with Sheena Iyengar at the Columbia Startup Lab

New York City; January 13

orange arrowNetworking After Work

New York City; January 15

orange arrowHow to Work with Search Firms and Recruiters

New York City; January 28

orange arrowNetworking Breakfast at the Columbia Alumni Center

New York City; January 22


Tour of V.S. Gaitonde at the Guggenheim Museum

New York City; January 21

This curator-led tour of the retrospective exhibition V.S. Gaitonde: Painting as Process, Painting as Life is led by Columbia scholars Rattanamol Singh Johal and Siddhartha Shah. Register now.

orange arrowAnimals Are Artsy, Too.  Member Benefit Highlight: 20% Off Total Experience Tickets at the Bronx Zoo


Cooking Up Columbia's Culinary History

A Columbia degree can be a recipe for success, but it turns out that a Columbia cook of the 1940s could also make any meal a success. That’s clear from What’s Cooking at Columbia: A Recipe Book, originally confected during World War II and updated in 1948. Read More.

orange arrowColumbia Executive Program: Driving Strategic Impact

Online; February 18-May 13

orange arrowFrom Our Bookshelf: Thinking in New Boxes: A New Paradigm for Business Creativity by Alan Iny '03BUS

orange arrowTravel Study Program: Sicily & the Amalfi Coast

May 30-June 7, 2015


Call for Nominations: Columbia Global Freedom of Expression Prizes

President Bollinger has announced the creation of the first prizes recognizing judicial decisions and legal representation around the world that strengthen freedom of expression by promoting international legal norms. The deadline for nominations is February 1. Read more.

orange arrowGraduate School of Journalism Announces 14 Winners of the 2015 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Awards
orange arrowColumbia University Medical Center: Top 10 Research Stories of 2014
orange arrowMailman School Research Links Prenatal Exposure to Common Chemicals to Lower IQ in Children
orange arrowColumbia’s Arts Initiative Partners with American Ballet Theatre
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Columbia Athletics

Jackson Earns NSCAA Scholar All-American Nod
Mentored by Hall of Famers, Head Women's Basketball Coach Stephanie Glance Aims to Teach Columbia to Win
Get Tickets: Men's and Women's Basketball Doubleheader vs Cornell

New York City; January 24

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