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Columbia News photo gallery for the year of 2001

(Dec 20, 2001)
Campus Finds Comfort in Tree-Lighting, Yule Log
With temperatures hovering in the sixties, it felt like this year's fourth annual tree-lighting ceremony was celebrating the arrival of spring rather than the winter holiday season. But the festive scene created by a packed College Walk-filled with students, administrators, faculty and alumni-was a much needed break from the the residual stress of the 9/11 attacks and the war on terrorism.
Photos by Eileen Barroso
(Oct. 12, 2001)
Lions Pre-season Training Took Place in Hightstown,N.J.
This weekend the Lions put their hopes on record-breaking Johnathan Reese as they try to upset last season's Ivy League champion, Penn Quakers. The photo gallery depicts the Lions' pre-season training, which took place from Aug. 22 to 30 in Hightstown, NJ.
By Eileen Barroso
(Sept. 10, 2001)
Harlem in Transition Documented by Barnard Faculty Member at the Neiman Center
Alice Attie, fine art photographer and poet who is on the faculty member at Barnard College, began to document the closing of small neighborhood shops in Harlem and the appearance of large corporate retailers in 2000. This evolved into a photographic statement on the fragility of the urban landscape in transition. Her exhibition, "Harlem," opened at the LeRoy Neiman Center in Dodge Hall on Aug. 27 and will run through Sept. 12.
(Photos by Alice Attie)
(Sept. 06, 2001)
Columbia University Welcomes the Class of 2005
Columbia University opened its gates to the Class of 2005 during orientation from Aug. 28 to Sept. 3. As members of the incoming class moved in, they took part in student panels, workshops, welcomes and a lunch on Hamilton lawn before saying good-bye to their families. The first day was followed by a array of on and off-campus activities, including morning runs, walking tours of the campus, academic planning sessions, library and computer sessions, tours of the city s major museums, an evening film, ultimate frisbee and kickboxing.
(Photos by Eileen Barosso and John Smock)
(Aug. 27, 2001)
GSAS Summer Research Interns
Fourteen undergraduate students from ten colleges participated in the 2001 GSAS, Minority Affairs Summer Research Program for Students from Historically Under-represented Groups. The interns participated in eight weeks of research in the sciences and the humanities under faculty mentors.
(Photos by Hank Randall and Roy Middleton)
(Aug. 11, 2001)

At Columbia Jazz Brings Upper Manhattan Together

Some scholars say America's jazz greats adopted the sounds of the many places they played and blended these sounds with their own voice to create new "living" music. If this is true, following the Aug. 11 Verizon music festival concert at Columbia University, Abbey Lincoln, Wayne Shorter, James Carter, and other contemporary jazz musicians left with a touch of the campus and Upper Manhattan in their music
(Photos by Joyce Culver)

(Aug. 07, 2001)
A Photographic Exhibition Celebrates Scenes from Two Great Jazz Cities
A photographic exhibition, "Jazz in the City: New Orleans and Harlem," with scenes from two great jazz cities, will run Aug. 8 to 23 in the LeRoy Nieman Center in Dodge Hall. It brings the work of photographers Michael P. Smith and Gerald Cyrus to Columbia.
(Photos by Michael P. Smith and Gerald Cyrus)
To know more about the photographers, click here.
(Aug 02, 2001)

Columbia Greenmarket Opens in Morningside Heights

A newly installed farmer's market brings bounty from the summer harvest to a strip of sidewalk at 116th St. between Broadway and Claremont Avenues every Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
To read more about the Greenmarket, click here.
(Photos by Eileen Barroso)

(June 13, 2001)

Alumni Relive the Past While Creating New Memories at Reunion Weekend

Despite gray skies and intermittent showers for much of the weekend, approximately 600 alumni of Columbia College, along with spouses, children and friends, attended Reunion 2001, held on the Morningside Heights campus and at locations around New York City from May 31 to June 3.
To read the full story, click here
(Photos by Eileen Barroso and Lou Rocco)

(May 17, 2001)

9,300 Students Graduate at Columbia's May 16 Commencement

More than 9,300 students received their degrees at Columbia's May 16th commencement exercises in a colorful outdoor ceremony that drew 34,000 people to the Low Plaza. Columbia President George Rupp presided over the event and gave the commencement address. Receiving honorary degrees during the ceremony were Arthur Levitt, former chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission; George Shultz, former Secretary of State; Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the Worldwide Web; Judith Kaye, Chief Judge of the New York State Court of Appeals; Peter Brown, Princeton University historian; Isidore Edelman, Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons biochemist; Max Roach, musician and composer; and Zhen-Yi Wang, pathophysiologist from Shanghai. Neil de Grasse Tyson, director of the Hayden Planetarium, received the University Medal for Excellence.
(Photos by Eileen Barroso
Additional Photography by Jason Hollander)

(Feb. 02, 2001)

Columbia's Community Service 54th Annual Appeal

Improving the lives of our neighbors can only strengthen our community. This is the philosophy behind Columbia Community Service. As the campaign nears its end, 237 additional donors are needed to exceed last year's participation rate. Each year, Columbia faculty and staff make personal contributions that go directly to those within our surrounding communities who need our support the most, including children, the elderly, the homeless and others. One hundred percent of each donation goes directly to serve some of the people you will see in this photo gallery.
(Photos by Eileen Barroso)

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