Jump to Navigation

Events Calendar

  • September 16, 2014 (All day) - October 17, 2014 (All day)
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Event Oval, The Diana Center
    Academic: Conference
    Join the Barnard Center for Research on Women for a two-day conference revealing the current state of research on domestic workers and domestic-worker organizing.
  • September 20, 2014 - 12:00pm - September 27, 2014 - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Community
    Morningside Lights is a weeklong arts event, culminating in an illuminated procession of public art in Morningside Park. Join us for a week of workshops, and help build a fleet of one-of-a-kind lanterns and hand-made instruments in a free event led by the directors of Processional Arts Workshop.
  • September 22, 2014 - 9:30am - 11:00am
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Please join the Center on Global Energy Policy for a discussion with Adam Sieminski, Administrator, U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), on the EIA's latest assessment of long-term global petroleum and other liquid fuels markets in the International Energy Outlook 2014 (IEO2014).
  • September 22, 2014 - 11:00am - 11:50am
    Rotunda, Low Memorial Library
    University Programs and Events - World Leaders Forum
    This World Leaders Forum program features an address by His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Moncef Marzouki, President of the Republic of Tunisia, followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • September 22, 2014 - 11:30am - 12:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Davis Auditorium, 412 CEPSR (Campus-level Shapiro Building)
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A talk and discussion with UNIDO Director General Li Yong. Moderated by Vijay Modi, Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Doors open at 11:00am. Light refreshments provided.
  • September 22, 2014 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Jerome Greene Hall, Room 107
    Academic: Lecture
    A talk by Matthew Rimmer, an Australian Research Council Future Fellow; an associate professor at the ANU College of Law; and an associate director of the Australian Centre for Intellectual Property in Agriculture (ACIPA).
  • September 22, 2014 - 12:15pm - 1:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Discussion with David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights at Columbia University's Institute for the Study of Human Rights.
  • September 22, 2014 - 5:15pm - 7:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Italian Academy, Teatro Room (1161 Amsterdam Ave, between West 117th and 118th Street)
    Academic: Lecture, Other
    Please join the Center on Global Energy Policy for the launch of the new report "American Gas to the Rescue? The Impact of US LNG Exports on European Energy Security and Russian Foreign Policy" by Jason Bordoff, Founding Director, Center on Global Energy Policy; and Trevor Houser, Partner, Rhodium Group.
  • September 22, 2014 - 5:35pm - 6:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Rotunda, Low Memorial Library
    Academic: Lecture, University Programs and Events - World Leaders Forum
    This World Leaders Forum program features an address by His Excellency Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • September 23, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, SIPA Alumni, Brown Bag
    A panel discussion with Alexander Dynkin, Director of the Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO) in Moscow and adviser to the prime minister of Russia (19981999); Robert Jervis, Adlai E. Stevenson Professor of International Politics, Department of Political Science; Valerii Kuchynskyi, Adjunct professor of International and Public Affairs, SIPA and formerly Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations; Kimberly Marten, Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Political Science, Barnard College. Moderated by Jack Snyder, Robert and Renee Belfer Professor of International Relations, Department of Political Science.
  • September 23, 2014 - 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Other, Global / International Event
    A roundtable discussion with Taylor Boas (Boston University), Albert Fishlow (Columbia University), Macelo Ridenti (UNICAMP), and Jos A. Sheinkman (Columbia University).
  • September 23, 2014 - 4:10pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207
    Environmental
    Speaker: Sean Solomon, Director, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
  • September 23, 2014 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Rotunda, Low Memorial Library
    University Programs and Events - World Leaders Forum
    This World Leaders Forum program features an address by His Excellency, Benigno S. Aquino III, President of the Republic of the Philippines, followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • September 23, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Italian Academy
    Environmental
    Speakers: Steven Cohen, Executive Director, The Earth Institute; Ruth DeFries, Denning Professor of Sustainable Development; Chair, Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Biology (E3B), Columbia University
  • September 23, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus St. Paul's Chapel, Nave
    Arts: Music
    An organ recital by Dina Foster Osbourne, organist of the Abyssinian Baptist Church.
  • September 23, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall
    Academic: Lecture
    What determined the magnitude and the timing of the Jewish migration from the Pale of Settlement in czarist Russia to the United States? Using new data on the evolution of the geographic origins of the Jewish migration, Yannay Spitzer proposes a new narrative to explain this migration.
  • September 23, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Bookstore, Lerner Hall
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Please join us as we welcome lawyer, state official and activist, Regina Calcaterra. Ms. Calcaterra will be reading from and signing copies of her bestselling memoir, ETCHED IN SAND - the fascinating true story of a woman surviving domestic abuse as a child, emancipating herself as a teenager, and then becoming a successful attorney.
  • September 23, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Lerner Hall
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    2015 promises to be an important year for women in politics. In the US, women currently hold 99 seats. In 2016 we will probably see a woman Presidential candidate.Across the world women serve as presidents/prime ministers or are prominently involved in political work. What difference do women make when they assume positions of political leadership?
  • September 23, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    As part of The Writing Lives Series, the Heyman Center welcomes author Ta Obreht, author of the bestseller The Tiger's Wife. Obreht will read from her work and be in conversation with Mark Mazower, Director of the Heyman Center.
  • September 24, 2014 - 1:00am - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A panel discussion featuring: Mr.Ismael Gilio, Representative from MIF/IDB; Mr. Andr Vilhena, Executive Director of CEMPRE; Mrs. Daniela Metello, Representative of the General Secretariat of the Presidency of Brazil; Representative of ILO; Mr. Alexandro Cardoso, Representative of the National Movement of Waste Pickers.
  • September 24, 2014 - 8:30am - 10:00am
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House, Presidential Ballroom
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A presentation and discussion on the trends and drivers of global energy investment today and in the future. Dr. R.K. Pachauri, Nobel Laureate, Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, and Director of the The Energy Research Institute in India, will offer keynote remarks.
  • September 24, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Rotunda, Low Memorial Library
    Academic: Lecture, University Programs and Events - World Leaders Forum
    This World Leaders Forum program features an address by His Excellency Bronisław Komorowski, President of the Republic of Poland, followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • September 24, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:50pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 407
    Environmental
    Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling
  • September 24, 2014 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm
    Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred Lerner Hall, Roone Arledge Auditorium
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Environmental, Environmental
    Speakers: Eduardo Brondizio, Professor, Department of Anthropology; Adjunct Professor, Environmental Sciences (SPEA) and Geography, Indiana University, Bloomington; Co-director, Anthropological Center for Training and Research on Global Environmental Change (ACT); Chair, Advisory Council, Vincent and Elinor Ostrom Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis at Indiana University, Bloomington; Lisa Goddard, Director, International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI), The Earth Institute, Columbia University John Holdren, Assistant to the President for Science and Technology; Director, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy; Co-Chair, Presidents Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST); Pushpam Kumar, Professor, Environmental Economics, School of Environmental Sciences, University of Liverpool; Chief, Ecosystem Services Economics Unit, Division of Environment Programme Implementation, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); Dan Nepstad, Senior Scientist and Executive Director, Earth Innovation Institute; Member, World Bank Forest Program External Advisory Group; Lead Author, Fifth Assessment of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC); Carlos Nobre, National Secretary, R&D Policies, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, Brazil; Member, Scientific Advisory Board of the UN Secretary-General; Member, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC); Cheryl Palm, Senior Research Scientist and Director of Research; Deputy Director of Vital Signs Africa, Agriculture and Food Security Center, The Earth Institute, Columbia University.
  • September 24, 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House, Ivy Lounge - First Floor
    Academic, Community
    Why are scholars choosing to self-publish their research, and how? What are the benefits of self-publication or doing it yourself publishing? Which academic disciplines are engaging with these publishing methods? How does the academy perceive DIY or self-publishing? In this panel discussion, speakers will explore the ways in which scholars are self-publishing or DIY-publishing their research, and why they choose to do so. Topics of discussion will include the different forms that scholarly self-publishing take, who in the academy is self-publishing, and how academia views such efforts. Our speakers: Tara McPherson, Associate Professor of Critical Studies at USC's School of Cinematic Arts. Shannon Mattern, Associate Professor in the School of Media Studies at The New School in New York. Alberto Pepe, co-founder of Authorea. Gregg Gordon, President and CEO of the Social Science Research Network (SSRN). Our moderator: Alondra Nelson, Dean of Social Science and professor of sociology and gender studies at Columbia University.
  • September 24, 2014 - 4:10pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Global / International Event
    Talk with Li Weidong, visiting scholar at the Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University. Moderated by Andrew J. Nathan, , Class of 1919, Professor of Political Science at Columbia University.
  • September 24, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Maison Activities
    Eric Jennings, in conversation with Gregory Mann, Robert O. Paxton, Mamadou Diouf, and Fred Cooper
  • September 24, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    Academic: Lecture
    A talk by His Excellency Serzh Sargsyan, President of the Republic of Armenia, on Armenia and foreign policy.
  • September 24, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A talk by Jos Eustquio Ribeiro Vieira Filho, Visiting Scholar, Institute of Latin American Studies and Research Analyst at the Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA).
  • September 25, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1512
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    His Excellency Amr Al-Dabbagh, founding chairman of the Stars Foundation, will speak about his time as the Governor of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA). He will also discuss the book he co-authored after leaving office titled Governpreneurship: Establishing a Thriving Entrepreneurial Spirit in Government.
  • September 25, 2014 - 1:30pm - 2:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Rotunda, Low Memorial Library
    Academic: Lecture, University Programs and Events - World Leaders Forum
    This World Leaders Forum program features an address by Her Excellency Erna Solberg, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Norway, followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • September 25, 2014 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Arts, Cultural, Global / International Event
    Talk with Laurel Kendall, Curator of Asian Ethnographic Collection; Chair, Division of Anthropology, AMNH; Ross MacPhee, Curator, Department of Mammalogy, AMNH; and David Harvey, Senior Vice-President of Exhibition, AMNH; Moderated by Eugenia Lean, Associate Professor of Chinese history, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures; Director, Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University.
  • September 25, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall
    Academic: Lecture
    This presentation by Irene Bloemraad examines the principal narratives employed by the immigrant rights movements in the United States, how these resonate with different sector of the public, and the challenge posed by the fact that narrative frameworks that appeal to some groupsfor example, liberals or conservativesoften alienate others.
  • September 25, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1512
    Academic: Lecture
    A Talk by Ambassador Lamberto Zannier, Secretary General, OSCE. RSVP. CUID required.
  • September 26, 2014 - 9:00am - 11:30am
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Rotunda, Low Memorial Library
    Academic: Lecture, University Programs and Events - World Leaders Forum
    This World Leaders Forum program features a panel discussion about the future and wellbeing of all children.
  • September 26, 2014 - 9:00am - September 27, 2014 - 11:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Dodge Hall, 701C Black Box Theater at Barnard College, Diana Center
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A discussion with Juan Carlos Asensio Palacios, Ticio Escobar, Licia Fiol-Matta, Enrique Ignacio Gaviln Domnguez, Anne Levitsky, Cac Machado, Laura Jordn, Silvia Martnez, Marti Newland, Ana M. Ochoa, Deisi Oliveira Montardo, Mara Pagn-Mattos, Jess Rodrguez Velasco, Osvaldo Salerno, Aurlie Vialette, and Leonardo Waisman.
  • September 26, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
    International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    Academic: Lecture
    A lecture by His Excellency Toomas Hendrik Ilves, President of the Republic of Estonia, on recent geopolitical developments in Europe and the challenges facing international peace and security today.
  • September 26, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus 501 Northwest Corner Building
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Led by Melanie Sinche, Director of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Office of Postdoctoral Affairs at Harvard University, this seminar will address the importance of networking, effective networking strategies, the value of informational interviews and how to conduct an informational interview.
  • September 26, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Glicker-Milstein Theater, The Diana Center
    Arts: Music
    Dont miss this concert with Colombian singer Luca Pulido and guest musicians singing original compositions by Mexican composer Marcela Rodrguez and Brazilian composer Cac Machado.
  • September 26, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Pupin Hall: Follow signs posted in the lobby.
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Alumni, Community, Cultural, Other, Student Events, seminar
    "The Inconstant Moon" by Summer Ash. Public access to rooftop telescopes and stargazing after lecture, weather permitting. Lecture occurs regardless.
  • September 29, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Knox Hall, Room 208
    Academic: Lecture, Global / International Event
    A talk by Aqil Shah, author of "The Army and Democracy: Military Politics in Pakistan."
  • September 29, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Event Oval, The Diana Center
    Academic: Lecture
    Join Pulitzer-Prize winning science journalist Natalie Angier 78, Barnard professors Rebecca Jordan-Young and Rae Silver, and other experts as they discuss our scientific understanding of sex and gender.
  • September 30, 2014 - 8:45am - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campua International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture
    This conference will bring together the leading trade economists, legal experts specializing in trade, and practitioners from various international institutions including the WTO and the OECD to shed light on the future of the global trading system.
  • September 30, 2014 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Jewish Theological Seminary Unterberg 501
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Other, Faculty Function, Social Event/Gathering
    Columbia faculty and instructors are invited to the Fall Premiere 2014, CCNMTL's annual showcase of teaching and learning technologies at Columbia University.
  • September 30, 2014 - 4:10pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207
    Environmental
    Speaker: Elliott Sclar, Director, Center for Sustainable Urban Design
  • October 1, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:50pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 407
    Environmental
    Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling
  • October 1, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Arts, Cultural
    Talk with Ethan Cohen, President and CEO of Ethan Cohen Fine Arts. Moderated by Dorothy Ko, Professor of History and Women's Studies at Barnard College.
  • October 1, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Maison Activities
    Souleymane Bachir Diagne, in dialogue with Vincent Debaene
  • October 1, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Professor Bachir Diagne discusses his latest book, Lencre des savants (The Ink of the Scholars). The book examines African philosophy and the rich literature it has produced, which is presented and discussed through four major questions: ontology and African art, orality and literacy, the concept of time, and African socialisms and human rights.
  • October 1, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Schapiro Center, Davis Auditorium
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    It has long been recognized that an improved standard of living results from advances in technology, not from the accumulation of capital. It has also become clear that what truly separates developed from less-developed countries is not just a gap in resources or output but a gap in knowledge.
  • October 2, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic: Lecture
    A talk by Dr. Agnia Grigas , McKinnon Center, Occidental College.
  • October 2, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm
    International Affairs Building, Room 1512
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    This event is an opportunity for faculty and students to engage with practitioners and scholars of the Transatlantic Academy on the future of global governance and to compare notes on conceptual and policy-oriented approaches around the world.
  • October 2, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall
    Academic: Lecture
    Hisham Aidi examines American efforts to integrate Muslims in Europe, and the various initiatives launched by the US government to disseminate the American model of integration and diversity management.
  • October 2, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    In his recent book The Revolt Against the Masses, Frederick Siegel indicts modern American liberalism for elitism toward ordinary Americans, their values and culture, and blames liberals for many of the problems plaguing American Society today. Taking off from Siegel's book, the panelists will respond to his critique, discuss liberalism's history..
  • October 2, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Studio@Butler Library
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    In this talk, three Columbia Professors will discuss three 19th-century European artists whose work had a large influence on literature and film in the Belle poque.
  • October 2, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Other
    A talk with Tony Spanakos of Montclair State University, Associate Professor of Political Science and Law.
  • October 2, 2014 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Arts: Film, Maison Activities, Maison Cinema
    The Maison Franaise will show a series of World War I films to commemorate the centennial of the outbreak of war. Series co-sponsored by the School of the Arts. Attendance is free.
  • October 2, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Arts: Music, Cultural
    Miller inaugurates its Composer Portraits series this fall with Chou Wen-chung, a distinguished member of the Columbia community, whose compositions blend Eastern and Western musical traditions.
  • October 3, 2014 - 9:15am - October 4, 2014 - 6:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Conference
    A two-day workshop focused on Asia and Africa that will address a wide range of themes across disciplinary and national lines. Registration required. Co-sponsored by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute and the Center for International History, the Department of Anthropology, the Department of History, the Harriman Institute, the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, the Institute for African Studies, the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society, the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, and the Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies.
  • October 3, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Kent Hall, Room 403
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Global / International Event
    Lecture with Michael G. Plummer, Eni Professor of International Economics and Director of the SAIS Europe, Johns Hopkins University. Moderated by Ann Marie Murphy, Senior Research Scholar, Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University.
  • October 3, 2014 - 12:15pm - 1:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Michael Penfold is Director for Public Policy and Competitiveness at CAF Development Bank of Latin America, Associate Professor at IESA Business and Public Policy School in Caracas, and Former Tinker Visiting Professor at Columbia University.
  • October 3, 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Italian Academy
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A Symposium on the immigrant poet Emmanuel Carnevali, "the first Italian writer to make a significant, if short-lived, impact on modern American poetry;" with Franco Buffoni, Barbara Carnevali, Achille Varzi and Robert Viscusi; Organized by Barbara Carnevali
  • October 4, 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Glicker-Milstein Theatre, The Diana Center
    Arts: Dance
    Directed by Chisa Hidaka 86 and Benjamin Harley, the Dolphin Dance Project offers an experience of unprecedented collaboration between wild dolphins and trained human dancers in the open ocean.
  • October 4, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Glicker-Milstein Theatre, The Diana Center
    Arts: Dance
    Directed by Chisa Hidaka 86 and Benjamin Harley, the Dolphin Dance Project offers an experience of unprecedented collaboration between wild dolphins and trained human dancers in the open ocean.
  • October 6, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1201
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A discussion with Edin Hajdarpaić, Assistant Professor of History at Loyola University.
  • October 6, 2014 - 4:10pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Global / International Event
    Talk with Li Weidong, visiting scholar at the Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University. Moderated by Andrew J. Nathan, Class of 1919, Professor of Political Science at Columbia University.
  • October 6, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Room 523, Butler Library
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    On the occasion of the Columbia University Libraries Acquisition of the Archives of Manuel Ramos Otero, Columbia hosts a discussion of the writer's work with Arnaldo Cruz-Malav, Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature at Fordham University.
  • October 7, 2014 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Broadway Room, Lerner Hall
    Primary Care Medical Services
    Faculty, staff, and students at the Morningside campus and Affiliated Schools can receive FREE flu shots provided by Columbia Health.
  • October 7, 2014 - 4:10pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207
    Environmental
    Speaker: Ruth DeFries, Denning Family Professor of Sustainable Development, Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Biology
  • October 7, 2014 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A talk by Mark Lewis, Assistant Professor of History at the College of Staten Island, CUNY, and author of The Birth of the New Justice: The Internationalization of Crime and Punishment, 1919-1950 (Oxford, 2014).
  • October 7, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Kempner Gallery, Rare Book & Manuscript Library (Butler Library, 6th Floor)
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    The exhibtion "Comics at Columbia: Past, Present, Future" presents art, manuscripts, and ephemera from Columbia's Rare Book & Manuscript Library.
  • October 7, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall
    Academic: Lecture
    Join Tina Campt, Ann Whitney Olin professor of Africana and Womens Gender and Sexuality Studies and co-director of the Barnard Center for Research on Women, as she uses black-feminist concepts and archival photographs of communities in diaspora to explore how power and resistance affect our understanding of the feminist struggle.
  • October 7, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    The Zuckerman Institute presents the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Brain Insight Lecture Series featuring Dr. Eric R. Kandel.
  • October 8, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:50pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 407
    Environmental
    Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling
  • October 8, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Other
    A talk with Architect, urban planner, and Professor Miguel Coyula of the University of Havana.
  • October 8, 2014 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Mark Mazower, Partha Chatterjee and Katharina Pistor will address the past, present, and future of attempts to "govern the world" (Mazower) from a variety of perspectives and at a number of scales.
  • October 8, 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Pulitzer Hall (Journalism School), Third Floor Lecture Hall
    Academic, Academic: Lecture
    Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies, Columbia University; Lydia H. Liu, Wun Tsun Tam Professor of the Humanities, Columbia University; Samuel Moyn, Professor of Law and History, Harvard University; Deborah Nelson, Associate Professor of English, University of Chicago. Moderated by Eugenia Lean, Associate Professor of Modern Chinese History, Columbia University.
  • October 8, 2014 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Pulitzer Hall (Journalism School), Third Floor Lecture Hall
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture
    Lawrence J. Lau, Ralph and Claire Landau Professor of Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Lulu Chow Wang Senior Visiting Scholar, Chazen Institute of International Business, Columbia University. Moderated by Xiaobo L, Professor of Political Science, Barnard College. Co-sponsored by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute and the Chazen Institute of International Business.
  • October 8, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Arts: Exhibitions, Cultural, Social Event/Gathering
    A panel discussion and reception celebrating the new exhibit, "Suprematism, UNOVIS and and Lazar Khidekel."
  • October 8, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Ella Weed Room, 223 Milbank Hall
    Academic: Lecture
    The Athena Center for Leadership Studies presents a Power Talk with 2014 Distinguished Fellow Jeanne Sullivan, entrepreneur, and cofounder of StarVest Partners.
  • October 8, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Room 501, Dodge Hall
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Author and School of the Arts alumna Karen Russell will discuss the craft of writing. The event is part of the Heyman Center for the Humanities Writing Lives Series and the Columbia School of the Arts Creative Writing Lecture series.
  • October 9, 2014 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus IAB, Alice Stetton Lounge, 6th Floor
    Primary Care Medical Services
    Flu Fair at SIPA - All faculty, staff, and students at the Morningside campus and Affiliated Schools can receive FREE flu shots provided by Columbia Health.
  • October 9, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall
    Academic: Lecture
    Join Miriam Neptune, manager of instructional media services, for a discussion of her award-winning documentary, Birthright Crisis, which explores the tensions between Dominican and Haitian diaspora groups.
  • October 9, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Brown Bag, Student Events, Global / International Event
    Lecture with Luke Patey, Senior Researcher, Danish Institute for International Studies.
  • October 9, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Heyman Center, 2nd floor Common Room
    Academic
    A talk with Abram de Swaan on the language constellation of the European Union. Part of the BEI Seminar on the European Public Sphere.
  • October 9, 2014 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Arts: Film, Maison Activities, Maison Cinema
    The Maison Franaise will show a series of World War I films to commemorate the centennial of the outbreak of war. Series co-sponsored by the School of the Arts. Attendance is free.
  • October 10, 2014 - 9:00am - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    The economic aftermath of World War II in Europe is normally studied through the lens of reconstruction. However, many contemporaries saw backwardness as the main social and economic issue in several European regions.
  • October 10, 2014 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Julius S. Held Lecture Hall, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall
    Academic: Lecture, Arts: Dance
    Dancers and dance-makers gather to discuss the current dance scene in Belgium, Brazil, China, Cuba, Germany, Israel, the Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden.
  • October 12, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts: Theater
    The first flowering of scientific truth trampled by the bully church.
  • October 13, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House, Presidential Room 1
    Academic, Arts: Reading/Talk, Cultural
    Book talk and discussion with Nina Khrushcheva, author and Associate Professor of International Affairs at the New School, and Jeffrey Sachs, Director of the Earth Institute and Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development at Columbia University. Moderated by Kimberly Marten, Ann Whitney Olin Professor Political Science at Barnard College
  • October 13, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus 513 Fayerweather Hall
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    An academic lunchtime lecture with Alain Dieckhoff on The Jewish Diaspora and Israel.
  • October 13, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Knox Hall, Room 208
    Academic: Lecture
    A talk by Atul Kohli, the David K.E. Bruce Professor of International Affairs and Professor of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University.
  • October 13, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Ella Weed Room, 2nd Floor Milbank Hall
    Academic: Lecture, Arts: Theater
    In conjunction with the theatre department's production of Goethe's Faust 2.0, Obie award-winning scenographer and founding member of The Wooster Group Jim Clayburgh discusses his work in stage design.
  • October 14, 2014 - 11:00am - 3:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Jerome Green Hall, The Gallery, 2nd Floor
    Primary Care Medical Services
    Flu Fair at Law School All faculty, staff, and students at the Morningside campus and Affiliated Schools can receive FREE flu shots provided by Columbia Health.
  • October 14, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Global / International Event
    Talk featuring Narita Ryuichi, Professor, Japan Women's University; Harry Harootunian, Adjunct Senior Research Scholar, Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University; and Carol Gluck, George Sansom Professor of History, Columbia University.
  • October 15, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:50pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 407
    Environmental
    Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling
  • October 15, 2014 - 4:10pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus 963 Schermerhorn Extension
    Academic: Lecture
    Talk Title: The Politics of Planetary Care: Going Beyond the Social
  • October 15, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Maison Activities
    A talk by Priscilla Ferguson, Department of Sociology
  • October 15, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    How do we change the current criminal justice system, one defined by mass incarceration, a paradigm of punishment, and racial discrimination? Changing how we achieve justice through policing, courts, jails, prisons and reentry must include changing the public narrative about people who become involved with the criminal justice system.
  • October 16, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
    Academic, Other, Global / International Event
    A talk with Professor Thiago Miguez. Part of the Brazil Brown Bag Seminar Series.
  • October 16, 2014 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Community
    A talk by Hyaeweol Choi, Professor of Korean Studies and Director of Korea Institute, The Australian National University
  • October 16, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A discussion with Severine Autesserre on her new book, Peaceland: Conflict Resolution and the Everyday Politics of International Intervention.
  • October 16, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A discussion with Sverine Autesserre, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Barnard College, on her new book, Peaceland: Conflict Resolution and the Everyday Politics of International Intervention. Moderated by Jack Snyder, Robert and Rene Belfer Professor of International Relations, Department of Political Science
  • October 16, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Schapiro Center, Davis Auditorium
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    "Each and Every Thing" is the newest solo show from award-winning actor/playwright Dan Hoyle about how we experience the world in the digital age.
  • October 17, 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Harriman Atrium (12th floor)
    Community, Social Event/Gathering, Memorial
    A celebration of the life of William E. Harkins (1921-2014), former Director of the Russian Institute and Professor Emeritus in the Department of Slavic Languages
  • October 18, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Arts: Music, Cultural
    Jazz guitarist Lionel Loueke returns to Miller Theatre this fall with his adventurous music, which blends traditional jazz styles with West African sounds and percussion.
  • October 20, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Brown Bag, Global / International Event
    Lecture featuring Bill Hayton, reporter at BBC.
  • October 20, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Italian Academy for Advanced Studies
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Professor Richard Falk will deliver the annual Edward W. Said Memorial Lecture, now in its 10th year. His talk will focus on the present reality and future direction of the Palestinian struggle
  • October 21, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall
    Academic: Lecture
    In addition to detaining and deporting migrants during undocumented border crossings, the U.S. government has removed more than two million Mexican from the interior of the country since 2003 using the argument that many of them are criminals. This presentation analyzes whether these migrants have committed serious crimes other than having undocumented status.