Columbia Alumni News

CAA goes to Miami Basel, the hottest art festival of winter. Columbia Giving Day sets a new record. CAA LinkedIn group tops 40,000 members.

Plus alumni connections around the world, career networking, news from campus, and more. Read on below.

A Columbia Giving Day Thank You

This year, a record-setting $11 million was raised through 10,452 gifts from all 50 states and 53 countries. Twenty-five schools and programs competed for more than $450,000 in matching gifts. See the numbers here. Thank you.

Columbia Magazine

Columbia Magazine's Fall issue features Columbia Startup Lab, which provides an interdisciplinary co-working space for 71 alums and 45 new ventures in the heart of NYC's Silicon Alley.

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CAA at Art Basel Miami Beach

Miami Beach, FL; December 4

Fly south this winter: Columbia returns to South Beach during the world’s hottest contemporary art festival with an exclusive tour and reception at the Bass Museum. Read more.

orange arrowAmelia Alverson Appointed Executive Vice President for University Development and Alumni Relations
orange arrowMeet the CAA's Alumni Leaders

New York City; November 11

orange arrowMeet Author Ira Trivedi: India in Love: Marriage and Sexuality in the 21st Century

New York City; November 17

orange arrowColumbia University Expert Symposium on the Ebola Pandemic

Live Broadcast Online; December 1

orange arrowPre-Tip Off Party, Learn to Shoot with Columbia Archery, Sports Bar Game Night

New York City; December 6, 7, 10

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Regional Spotlight

Congratulations to the 2014 Columbia Connects Photo Contest Winners:

Columbia Club of Atlanta and Columbia Club of Switzerland | Basel

Columbia-Harvard Tailgate

Boston, MA; November 8

Ivy Night Opera 2014

San Francisco, CA; December 5


CAA LinkedIn Group Tops 40,000

Formed in 2008, your Columbia network on LinkedIn just topped 40,000! Recent group highlights include 30 jobs posted in the last 30 days, alumni shared and sought advice, and Columbia Career Coaches added articles. Link in today.

orange arrowAce the Interview: Be the Ideal Candidate

Webinar; November 6

orange arrow Alumni-to-Alumni Mock Elevator Pitch Night

New York City; November 13

orange arrowNetworking Breakfast at the Columbia Alumni Center

New York City; November 20


150 Years of SEAS Alumni Making History

This year, the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science celebrates a century and a half of remarkable alumni and achievements that have shaped New York City, engineering fields, and the world. Read more.

orange arrowAlexander Tuff '03BUS Discusses Five Key Concepts Every Chief Operating Officer Should Know

orange arrowAddepar’s Eric Poirier '04SEAS on Overhauling a Four Trillion-Dollar Market

orange arrowMeet the 2014 Alumni Medalists (video)


Insight and Information on Ebola

Columbia University Medical Center experts in infectious disease and public health provide insight and information on Ebola. Read more. Join a multidisciplinary symposium with Columbia experts online on December 1.

orange arrowFrom Our Bookshelf: The Cosmic Cocktail: Three Parts Dark Matter (Non-Fiction) by Dr. Katherine Freese '81GSAS

Author Event in Livonia, MI on November 25

orange arrowTravel Study Program: Across Portugal and Spain

May 22-June 7, 2015

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