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  • October 23, 2014 - 12:00pm - November 21, 2014 - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Arts: Exhibitions, Maison Activities
    Exhibition of sculptures by French artist Elisabeth Raphal
  • October 31, 2014 - 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic: Lecture
    A discussion with Ana Gomes, Member, European Parliament: "The EU Response to Deadly Conflict: Iraq, Syria, Libya and Ukraine."
  • October 31, 2014 - 12:30pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic
    A discussion with Ana Gomes, member of the European Parliament since 2004.
  • October 31, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Butler Library, Room 523
    Other, Workshop
    This week we will discuss what it takes to design presentations that are sleek, engaging, and effective for your specified audience. We will explore a handful of presentation tools, from the traditional PowerPoint to the web-based Google Presentations. We will then discuss how your presentation can be delivered (in-person, stand-alone, recorded lecture, etc) and the different implications this will have on your presentation design. Lastly, we will discuss the various ways of delivering your presentation, from uploading it to Courseworks or embedding it into a website, to sharing your recorded lecture or having a multi-media asynchronous conversation around your presentation (with Voicethread).
  • November 1, 2014 - 9:00am - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Jerome Greene Hall, Room 104
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    If the violent injustices facing women and girls of color are happening in plain sight, why does their suffering continue to get the silent treatment, even within our own communities? Please join us to develop an agenda that prioritizes the needs of all marginalized people and present a compelling case for #WhyWeCantWait.
  • November 1, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Arts: Music, Cultural
    Time magazine's "best jazz pianist of his generation" Cyrus Chestnut brings together old-school jazz, blues, and gospel to Miller audiences.
  • November 3, 2014 - 8:00am - November 4, 2014 - 4:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus NWC Building 5th floor Auditorium
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    2014 Kavli Futures Symposium The Novel Neurotechnologies is the inaugural meeting of the new NeuroTechnology Center at Columbia University.
  • November 3, 2014 - 8:00am - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus NorthWest Corner Building 5th floor Auditorium, (Rm 501)
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    2014 Kavli Futures Symposium The Novel Neurotechnologies is the inaugural meeting of the new NeuroTechnology Center at Columbia University.
  • November 3, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Memorial Library Burden Room, #206
    seminar, Environmental
    Speaker: Johan Six, Full Professor, Sustainable Agroecosystems, Department of Environmental System Science, ETH, Zurich
  • November 4, 2014 - 8:00am - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus NorthWest Corning Building Fifth Floor Auditorium, Room 501
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    2014 Kavli Futures Symposium The Novel Neurotechnologies is the inaugural meeting of the new NeuroTechnology Center at Columbia University.
  • November 5, 2014 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    : Part two of a panel discussion on the relation between individual and collective memory, between national and global history, between commemoration and information, including the challenge of presenting such difficult pasts as September 11 and the Holocaust.
  • November 5, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:50pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 407
    Environmental
    Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling
  • November 5, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic, Community
    Talk by Michael Weiss, editor-in-chief of The Interpreter, on his forthcoming Special Report
  • November 5, 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A discussion with Prof. Yannis Maniatis, Greek Minister of Energy, Environment, and Climate Change, on the shifting energy dynamics in the Eastern Mediterranean and Europe.
  • November 5, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Heyman Center for the Humanities 2nd Floor Common Room
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Simona Forti will discuss her work and her new book, The New Demons. Rethinking Evil and Power Today, published by Stanford University Press. She will be in conversation with Adriana Cavarero, Professor of Political Philosophy at the Universit degli studi di Verona.
  • November 5, 2014 - 6:15pm - 7:30pm
    International Affairs Building, Room 403
    Academic, Academic: Lecture
    A talk with His Excellency Ashok Kumar Mirpuri, Singapore's Ambassador to the U.S. moderated by Duncan McCargo, Senior Research Affiliate, Weatherhead East Asian Institute; Professor of Political Science, University of Leeds. No registration required. Sponsored by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute and Southeast Asian Student Initiative (SEASI).
  • November 5, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Buell Hall, Maison Française
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Isaac Mizrahi, director of the recently restaged production of The Magic Flute, and Writing faculty Susan Bernofsky discuss the process, challenges and joys of re-imagining this classic Mozart opera.
  • November 6, 2014 - 9:00am - 1:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Columbia Law School Jerome L. Greene Hall Annex
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Global / International Event
    Panel Schedule - 9:30-11:00 AM: The Lessons Learned from the Financial Crisis, with Sheila C. Bair, H. Rodgin Cohen, and Paul Tucker - 11:20 AM-12:30 PM: Regulatory Responses Across the Atlantic, with John C. Coffee, Jr., Dianne Dobbeck, and Emiliano Tornese - 12:30-1:30 PM: The Challenges Ahead in View of Brisbane: A U.S. and E.U. Perspective, with Greg Baer, David Schraa, and Georges Ugeux
  • November 6, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Brown Bag, Student Events
    A talk with Jason Ng, lawyer and adjunct lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong. Moderated by Stephanie Balme, Alliance Visiting Professor of Law, School of Law, Columbia University. Co-sponsored by Asia Pacific Affairs Council (APAC); Weatherhead East Asian Institute
  • November 6, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic, Community
    A discussion with Iuliana Marcinschi, director of Centrul de Informare n domeniul Drepturilor Omului (Human Rights Information Center - CIDO) in Moldova.
  • November 6, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Other, Global / International Event
    A Brazil Brown Bag Seminar Series talk with Professor David Lavin.
  • November 6, 2014 - 2:15pm - 3:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1201
    Academic
    A discussion with Igor Logvinenko, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Harriman Institute.
  • November 6, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Alfred J. Lerner Hall, Satow Room
    Environmental
    Speakers: Dr. Irwin Redlener, Director, National Center for Disaster Preparedness and the Program on Child Well-Being and Resilience, The Earth Institute; Professor of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University; Co-Founder and President, Childrens Health Fund; Amy Fairchild, Professor of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University; Jeff Schlegelmilch, Managing Director for Strategic Planning and Operations, National Center for Disaster Preparedness, Earth Institute, Columbia University; and Kavita Sivaramakrishnan, Assistant Professor of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
  • November 6, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Community
    A talk by Greg Scarlatoiu, Executive Director of the Committee for Human Rights in North Korea. Co-sponsored by the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures and the Weatherhead East Asian Institute.
  • November 6, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Earl Hall Auditorium
    Academic: Lecture, Environmental
    Speaker: George Rupp, President Emeritus and Adjunct Professor of Religion, Public Health, and International Affairs, Columbia University
  • November 6, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Heyman Center for the Humanities 2nd Floor Common Room
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Shamita Das Dasgupta and Sayantani Dasgupta will discuss the increasingly commercial practice of transnational surrogacy, with a particular focus on India. Filmmaker and producer Vaishali Sinha will show clips from her film "Made in India."
  • November 6, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1512
    Arts: Reading/Talk, Cultural
    A talk by Anya von Bremzen, award-winning author of Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing.
  • November 6, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Memorial Library Room 207
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Discussions with Prof. Stephen Roach from Yale University on "US and China Codependency" and with Prof. Nobuo Tanaka from University of Tokyo on "Energy and Sustainability Challenges for China and Asia" moderated by Prof. Manuel Pinho.
  • November 6, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Dodge Hall, Davis Auditorium
    Arts: Film
    Screening and discussion of film "1971" which tells the story of eight ordinary citizens who broke into an FBI office in Media, Pennsylvania on March 8, 1971 and took hundreds of secret files, sharing them with the public. They exposed the FBIs vast and illegal regime of spying and intimidation of Americans exercising their First Amendment rights.
  • November 6, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Barnard Hall, Sulzberger Parlor 3rd Floor
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    To celebrate Barnard's 125th anniversary and its remarkable tradition of fostering writers, the Writers at Barnard series offers an extra reading by authors from the college.
  • November 6, 2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Deutsches Haus
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Dr. Sharpe will talk about the politics of international migration around postcolonial citizen and coethnic immigrants and what limits or facilitates their political incorporation and political transnationalism in liberal democratic host societies. He will focus on post-colonial citizen Dutch Caribbean and other immigrants in the Netherlands.
  • November 6, 2014 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Arts: Film, Maison Activities, Maison Cinema
    Free screening of the French documentary, La Cour de Babel (School of Babel)
  • November 7, 2014 - 9:30am - 11:00am
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House, Seminar Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A forum on the Energy and Climate Nexus, featuring CGEP Fellow Nobuo Tanaka; Dr. Klaus Lackner, Director of the Center for Negative Carbon Emissions, and Professor at the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, Arizona State University; and Ethan Zindler, Head of Policy Analysis, Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
  • November 7, 2014 - 9:30am - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Heyman Center for the Humanities 2nd Floor Common Room
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    The Heyman Center hosts an all-day conference celebrating the twenty-fifth anniversary of Gauri Viswanathan's Masks of Conquest: Literary Study and British Rule in India.
  • November 7, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Memorial Library, Rotunda
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Arts, Arts: Reading/Talk, Cultural
    This World Leaders Forum program features an address by Nobel Laureate Mo Yan. The address will be followed by a question and answer session with the audience. Co-Sponsored by University Libraries, the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, and the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
  • November 7, 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Maison Activities
    A panel discussion on Michel Foucault's late lectures
  • November 7, 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Buell Hall, East Gallery Maison Francaise
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    This colloquium will discuss a number of the ideas and concepts that were born and sketched out in the lectures, but that remain today still to be explored.
  • November 7, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Barnard Hall, JULIUS S. HELD LECTURE HALL Room 304
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Enter the creative realm of Twyla Tharp, the 201415 Distinguished Guest Artist, as she talks about her current projects and answers questions from the audience.
  • November 7, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Arts: Reading/Talk, Cultural
    A talk by Anton Dolin, acclaimed Russian film critic and writer.
  • November 7, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Lerner Hall, Bookstore
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Join us as we welcome Timothy Kuhner, Associate Professor of Law at Georgia State University, to discuss his new book "Capitalism v. Democracy: Money in Politics and the Free Market Constitution."
  • November 7, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Pulitzer Hall 3rd Floor Lecture Hall
    Arts: Film
    Join us for a screening of Frontline's The Rise of ISIS with Director/Correspondent, Martin Smith, who was in Iraq as recently as this summer. He will give his first hand views on how the country has come undone post-American withdrawal. What's next for ISIS? Join us for a frank conversation.
  • November 7, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Pupin Hall
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Alumni, Community, Cultural, Other, Student Events, seminar, Social Event/Gathering
    "Juggling with Black Holes" by post-doctoral researcher, Andreas Kpper. Public access to rooftop telescopes and stargazing after lecture, weather permitting. Lecture occurs regardless.
  • November 8, 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Diana Center, Event Oval
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Ali Rosa-Salas highlights the contributions of women who participate in movement-based styles that engage notions of subjectivity and the body in their work while utilizing the technical formalities of abstraction. These New York City-founded dance forms speak directly to the centrality of gender, racial, and community identity in art-making and how such inquiries propel local art forms into international cultural movements.
  • November 9, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus, East Campus Heyman Center, 2nd Floor Common Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    This roundtable discussion will bring together a diverse group of thinkers to examine the current prevailing narratives, as well as explore opportunities for how these narratives might be transformed towards a more inclusive framework.
  • November 10, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Arts: Reading/Talk, Cultural
    A talk by Rosamund Bartlett, writer, scholar, and translator based in Oxford.
  • November 10, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Jerome Greene Hall, Room 105.
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Andres Alonso, former Baltimore City Public Schools Superintendent, Sydney Morris, co-founder of Educators for Excellence, Kim Sweet, Executive Director of Advocates for Children and TC political scientist Jeff Henig will discuss whether and how interest-group politics aid or hinder efforts to improve the nation's and the City's schools.
  • November 10, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Diana Center, Glicker-Milstein Theatre
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    What kind of pressure do
 Arabic revolutionary, theatrical and performance texts exercise on American translation? Do these texts bear a linguistic excess, a resistance within themselves, a potential to other translation paradigms aiming 
to domesticate them? These questions and more are the
 focus of this panel, chaired by Carol Martin, series editor of the forthcoming anthology Tahrir Plays and Performance Texts from the Egyptian Revolution.
  • November 10, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House 3rd Floor
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Annette Insdorf, Director of Undergraduate Film Studies Professor in the Graduate Film Program of the School of the Arts "Columbia University Coherence and Resonance: How to Read Film Openings. I. Opening-as-Prologue
  • November 11, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic, Arts: Reading/Talk
    A book talk on The Collapse: The Accidental Opening of the Berlin Wall with author Professor Mary Elise Sarotte.
  • November 11, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Other
    Talk with author Raanan Rein, Tel Aviv University with commentary from Jose Moya, Barnard College, and Federico Finchelstein, The New School.
  • November 11, 2014 - 4:10pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207
    Environmental
    Speaker: Jeff Shaman,, Associate Professor of Environmental Health Sciences, International Research Institute (IRI), Earth Institute, Columbia University
  • November 11, 2014 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    The Columbia University Seminar on Twentieth Century Politics and Society presents CONSCRIPTION AGAINST COMMUNISM A talk by Jeremy Kessler Jeremy Kessler is Associate Professor of Law (Designate) at Columbia Law School.
  • November 11, 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.
  • November 12, 2014 - 8:30am - November 13, 2014 - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House
    Academic, Academic: Conference, Global / International Event
    This conference looks at home country measures that have been taken unilaterally or multilaterally to monitor or regulate foreign investment, why states have taken these measures, whether they have a duty to do so, what lessons can be learned from both successful and failed attempts, and what further efforts may be useful or necessary to regulate investment for sustainable development.
  • November 12, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1512
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A discussion with Dr. David Shore, Deputy Chief, Media Leaks Task Force, National Security Agency; and Peter Clement, Professor of Professional Practice and Deputy Director for Intelligence for Analytic Programs. CUID only.
  • November 12, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Lerner Hall Jed D. Satow Conference Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    An update on Darfur with Akshaya Kumar, Enough Project, Center for American Progress; Kiki Gbeho, OCHA; Hamid Ali, Assistant Professor of Public Policy, American University of Cairo; Katie Campo, National Endowment for Democracy; and Ahmed Hussain Adam, Cornell University. Moderated by David L. Phillips, Program on Peace-building and Rights at Columbia University's Institute for the Study of Human Rights. CUID Required, or RSVP in advance to elena.garofalo@ncafp.org.
  • November 12, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Barnard Hall, Sulzberger Parlor 3rd Floor
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Eliza Griswold, Sarah Plimpton, and Mark Strand present their work.
  • November 13, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Global / International Event
    A discussion featuring Joseph Chinyong Liow, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy, Center for East Asian Studies, Lee Kuan Yew Chair in Southeast Asian Studies; Dr. Thomas B. Pepinsky, Associate Professor, Department of Government, Cornell University; and Duncan McCargo, Senior Research Affiliate, Weatherhead East Asian Institute; Professor of Political Science, University of Leeds No registration required.
  • November 13, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 802
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Other, Global / International Event
    A Brazil Brown Bag Seminar Series talk with Professor Eduardo F. Bastian.
  • November 13, 2014 - 2:00pm - November 14, 2014 - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Maison Activities
    This conference on Thinking with Balibar will explore the influence of tienne Balibar's work
  • November 13, 2014 - 2:00pm - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Buell Hall (Maison Francaise)
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    This conference on Thinking with Balibar will explore the influence of Etienne Balibar's work, not paying tribute to tienne Balibar per se, but showing how certain concepts, arguments, and methods that he applies in his work can be and are being used by scholars in different fields working on crucial issues of our time.
  • November 13, 2014 - 6:00pm - November 16, 2014 - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College
    Arts: Film
    Dont miss this unique opportunity to discover the realities and fictions of women from three different continents and their representation in Spanish and Latin American films.
  • November 13, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Barnard Hall, James Room 4th Floor
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    This program enables Barnard students to practice public speaking in a peer environment and to use opportunities like the Cicero Speech Contest to speak up about issues that matter to them and the larger community.
  • November 13, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Maison Activities
    Etienne Balibar's talk for the Thinking with Balibar conference
  • November 13, 2014 - 8:10pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Mornngside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Arts: Music, Cultural
    Poetic lyricism and passionate, colorful orchestration come together to dazzling effect in the music of Bernard Rands.
  • November 14, 2014 (All day)
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Columbia Law School Jerome Greene Hall, Room 103
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    An innovative conference that brings together leaders on the front lines of the fight against corruption. With the midterm elections just around the corner, this conference is a unique opportunity to hear from practitioners, civil society reformers, and government accountability experts dedicated to holding our elected officials to account.
  • November 14, 2014 (All day)
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Community
    A Journal of Korean Studies Special Issue Workshop featuring: Jinsoo An, University of California, Berkeley; Woohyung Chon, Konkuk University; Wayne de Fremery, Sogang University; Sang Hun Kim, Hyundai MnSoft; Jon Kief, Columbia University; Sohl Lee, Stonybrook University; Haerin Shin, Vanderbilt University; and Ji Young Shin, Yonsei University. Discussants: Steve Chung, Princeton University; Olga Fedorenko, New York University; Chris Hanscom, University of California, Los Angeles; Kyu Hyun Kim, University of California, Davis; We Jung Yi, New York University. Co-sponsored by the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University; Department of East Asian Studies, Smith College; The Journal of Korean Studies By RSVP only open only to graduate students and faculty for observation. Must RSVP to jk2857@columbia.edu to attend as an observer.
  • November 14, 2014 - 9:30am - 12:45pm
    Rotunda, Low Memorial Library
    Academic: Conference
    The IV Columbia University BRICLab Conference will discuss how Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa are going about the institution-building process of BRICS. It will also examine challenges and opportunities related to the status of BRICS as emerging markets and their role in contributing to global economic expansion.
  • November 14, 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus 403 Kent Hall
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    To mark the publication of Duthies landmark book, Manyoshu and the Imperial Imagination in Early Japan (E.J. Brill, 2014), an afternoon symposium featuring a talk by Duthie, comments by Columbia professors and graduate students.
  • November 14, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Northwest Corner Building, Room 501
    Recruiting/Admissions
    When it comes to marketing consumer products, many people have a hand in the pie. Brand managers, advertising agencies, promotion agencies, digital agencies and more: all have a view on what should be done and who should be targeted. How do you not only get all these stakeholders on the same page, but inspire them to do groundbreaking work? Using a real world scenario from the vodka industry, this workshop will provide you with approaches and techniques for building consensus and stimulating creativity in a dynamic group environment.
  • November 14, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Fairchild Hall, Room 601
    Recruiting/Admissions
    A 90 minute workshop in which an ALP instructor reviews some of the key features of the sound on English and points out characteristics of rhythm, stress and intonation which may differ from your native language. We will examine some common pitfalls certain speakers may experience in using English as a Second Language, and helpful strategies in improving comprehensibility and intelligibility. We hope that you will come away from the workshop with some practical ideas on how to make your spoken English clearer and easier for others to understand.
  • November 14, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Barnard College, Sulzberger Parlor 3rd Floor
    Arts: Music
    Clare Shore, the second woman to earn the doctor of musical arts degree in composition
 from The Juilliard School, has received critical acclaim 
for her works, with reviewers from The New York Times to The Washington Post hailing her works as provocative, immensely dramatic, ingenious and evocative, and romantic to the core.
  • November 17, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Campus Heyman Center 2nd Floor Common Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    This talk will foreground the role of big data, visualizations, and historians as the designers of tools in the future shape of training in history departments, topics taken up in Guldi and David Armitage's new book, The History Manifesto (October 2014, Cambridge University Press).
  • November 17, 2014 - 3:15pm - 5:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Library Rotunda
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Mexicos First Bidding Round Executive and Technical Presentation on areas and fields that will be tendered in 2015 for International Oil Companies to participate in oil and gas exploration and production projects.
  • November 17, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House, Third Floor
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    The Book Launch will celebrate the publication of the first four volumes within the Series and feature a roundtable discussion with Kenneth J. Arrow,Scott Barrett, Patrick Bolton, Bruce C. Greenwald, Geoffrey Heal, Eric Maskin, Paul Milgrom, Bernard Salanié, José A. Scheinkman, and Joseph E. Stiglitz.
  • November 17, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Italian Academy
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    The great Romantic poet Giacomo Leopardis finest work was Night Song of a Wandering Shepherd in Asia. Join us as two experts offer a reading and discussion.
  • November 17, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Heyman Center for the Humanities 2nd Floor Common Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Leading historians David Armitage and Jo Guldi identify a recent shift back to longer-term narratives, following many decades of increasing specialization, which they argue is vital for the future of historical scholarship and how it is communicated.
  • November 18, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Conference, Social Event/Gathering
    A roundtable discussion with Anastasiia Grynko, Director, Columbia University Fellow; Denisa Hejlova, Head of Marketing Communication and Public Relations Department, Charles University in Prague;and Milan Hejl, Director, Columbia University Fellow; Co-Founder of AMI Communications. Refreshments will be served.
  • November 18, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Lecture
    A lecture featuring Viren Murthy, Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Wisconsin. No registration required. Sponsored by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute and the Department of History.
  • November 18, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Campus Heyman Center 2nd Floor Common Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Matthew L. Jones, James R. Barker Associate Professor of Contemporary Civilization, Columbia University, hosts a talk on the NSA surveillance programs from a historical perspective. David Armitage, Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor of History, Harvard University, will be the respondent.
  • November 19, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Studebaker Building, 615 West 131 Street, 3rd Floor, Room 367
    Workshop
    Environmental Health & Safety offers regularly scheduled ergonomic workshops designed to offer tips and techniques for avoiding Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders (WMSDs) and receiving advise on making your workplace more ergonomically fit.
  • November 19, 2014 - 12:15pm - 1:45pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus School of Social Work Rm. C06 - Concourse Level
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Don't Miss: Theoneste Bizimana's visit to Columbia School of Social Work to present on the work of Healing and Rebuilding Our Communities (HROC), the organization he co-founded in Rwanda in 2003 to provide trauma-healing workshops and anti-violence trainings to survivors or the 1994 genocide and other traumas such as sexual and domestic violence.
  • November 19, 2014 - 4:10pm - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus 963 Schermerhorn Extension
    Academic: Lecture
    Talk Title: Burn Layer: The Archaeology of Anti-Immigrant Violence
  • November 19, 2014 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Arts: Reading/Talk
    Come explore Maya Hayuks new site-specific mural, part of her Chem Trails series, now on view in the lobby of Columbia's Miller Theatre.
  • November 19, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Barnard College, Sulzberger Parlor 3rd Floor
    Academic: Lecture
    Mojubaolu Olufunke Okome examines womens strategies of empowerment, both spiritual and material, in the Aldur church in the Nigerian homeland and 
its immigrant communities in 
the United States, especially since the 1980s.
  • November 19, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A panel of stateless people and experts will discuss the largely unknown challenge of statelessness in the United States. Sponsored by the International Organizations Specialization, the International Media Advocacy and Communications Specialization, the Human Rights Working Group, the Human Rights and Humanitarian Policy Concentration and the Migration Working Group.
  • November 19, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Maison Activities
    A talk by Domna Stanton with Madeleine Dobie
  • November 19, 2014 - 6:15pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Schapiro Center, Davis Auditorium
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Please join Hermione Lee, the acclaimed biographer of Edith Wharton and Virginia Woolf, and award-winning novelists Ellis Avery, Alexander Chee, and Margot Livesey, in celebrating the life and writing of Penelope Fitzgerald at an event that showcases Lee's masterful new biography, Penelope Fitzgerald: A Life. .
  • November 19, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 411
    General Studies Student Life Events, General Studies Postbac Premed events, All GS Events, Lewisohn Screens, General Studies Postbac Premed Events - Newsletter, General Studies Events - Newsletter
    Students are invited to join panelists working in many different areas of veterinary medicine for a discussion of how they chose and followed their varied career paths. The event will open with a presentation of the requirements and processes for applying to veterinary school led by Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine admissions officers and address the diversity of options available to veterinarians, from working with small and large animals, in city and rural settings, and for universities and private practices
  • November 19, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Italian Academy
    Arts: Music
    A free solo recital by pianist Benjamin Hochman.
  • November 20, 2014 - 12:10pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Schermerhorn Extension, Room 457
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Part of the Americas South Seminar, a talk by Dario A. Euraque, Professor of History and International Studies, Trinity College.
  • November 20, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Community
    A lecture by Seung-kyung Kim, Professor of Womens Studies, University of Maryland. No registration required. Co-sponsored by the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures.
  • November 20, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Heyman Center 2nd floor Common Room
    Academic
    This talk is Part IV of The 2014-15 Europe Seminar on the European public sphere. The Europe Seminar brings scholars from North America, Europe, and the world to Columbia for intense talks on European history, politics, economics, and society.
  • November 20, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus 403 Kent Hall
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Guest speaker: USAMI Mayumi (Professor, Institute of Global Studies, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies)
  • November 20, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
    Auditorium, Earl Hall, Morningside Campus
    Academic: Lecture, Arts: Reading/Talk, Arts: Theater
    Acting Homer will give students an opportunity to hear key passages of the Odyssey read aloud and brought to life. Because one of the amazing parts about the Bearden project at Columbia is that it is interdisciplinary, the goal of this panel is to provide a level of immersion. What happens to visual art when it is linked with theater? After the reading, the audience is welcome to walk through the gallery with a new perspective on Bearden and Homer.
  • November 20, 2014 - 6:30pm - 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.
  • November 20, 2014 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Arts: Reading/Talk, Arts: Theater
    A one-person performance by Bryonn Bain, hip hop theater innovator, visiting associate professor at New York University, and Columbia alum, about his own wrongful imprisonment. To purchase tickets please visit http://www.millertheatre.com/events/lyrics-from-lockdown
  • November 20, 2014 - 7:00pm - 11:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theater
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    One man. One mic. 40 characters. Two unbelieveable true stories of wrongful imprisonment.
  • November 20, 2014 - 7:30pm - 9:45pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Held Auditorium, Barnard Hall, Room 304
    Arts: Film
    A film screening of Zinda Bhaag [Run for Your Life] (2013, 180 minutes, Punjabi and Urdu with English subtitles). Followed by a discussion with director Meenu Gaur and producer Mazhar Zaidi. Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Location: Held Auditorium, Barnard Hall Room 304, Barnard College (entrance at 118th and Broadway)
  • November 20, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Milbank Hall, Minor Latham Playhouse Room 118
    Arts: Theater
    David Paul's production of a modern classic, Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, features scenic design by Assistant Professor of Professional Practice Sandra Goldmark.
  • November 21, 2014 (All day)
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Kent Hall, Room 403
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Community
    An all-day event featuring Michael Bourdaghs, University of Chicago; Katherine Lee, University of California Davis; Eun-Young Jung, University of California San Diego; Christine Yano, University of Hawaii; Kevin Fellezs, Columbia University; Nicholas Harkness, Harvard University; and Noriko Manabe, Princeton University. Co-sponsored by the Donald Keene Center, the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, and the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
  • November 21, 2014 - 10:00am - 5:15pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus 403 Kent Hall
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    The Japan/Korea Music Symposium will explore interconnections in Korean and Japanese popular music in the latter half of the 20th century.
  • November 21, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Teatro, Italian Academy
    Academic: Lecture, Arts: Reading/Talk
    A poetry reading centered on a sequence of prose poems entitled Odyssey. These poems are inspired partly by Homer, and partly by a series of monotypes entitled Orbiana Oliveto by the artist James McGarrell. The images will accompany the reading. The reading will include other short lyrics inspired by Homer and Virgil.
  • November 21, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Milbank Hall, Minor Latham Playhouse Room 118
    Arts: Theater
    David Paul's production of a modern classic, Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, features scenic design by Assistant Professor of Professional Practice Sandra Goldmark.
  • November 22, 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Milbank Hall, Minor Latham Playhouse Room 118
    Arts: Theater
    David Paul's production of a modern classic, Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, features scenic design by Assistant Professor of Professional Practice Sandra Goldmark.
  • November 22, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Milbank Hall, Minor Latham Playhouse Room 118
    Arts: Theater
    David Paul's production of a modern classic, Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, features scenic design by Assistant Professor of Professional Practice Sandra Goldmark.
  • November 24, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Eduardo Cadava: Forests of Memory
  • November 24, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Barnard Hall, Sulzberger Parlor
    Academic: Lecture
    Young Breton women were for
 a long time the stereotypical domestic servants in Paris.
 In this lecture, Leslie Moch explores their migratory path from rural Brittany to settlement in the French capital, and looks at the roles that work and religion, strategies of adaptation, and the organizations they create play in defending their interests and helping them to claim their rights.
  • November 24, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1512
    Academic, Academic: Lecture
    A discussion with Dr. Ioana Gabriela Costache, Consul General of Romania in New York City.
  • November 24, 2014 - 6:10pm - 8:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Campus Heyman Center 2nd Floor Common Room
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Katharine Park, Samuel Zemurray, Jr. and Doris Zemurray Stone Radcliffe Professor of the History of Science, will deliver the Fall 2014 Lionel Trilling Seminar.
  • November 25, 2014 - 12:30pm - 1:45pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A discussion of the International Energy Agency's World Energy Outlook 2014 (WEO-2014) with Dr. Fatih Birol, Chief Economist and Director of Global Energy Economics, International Energy Agency (IEA).
  • November 25, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    International Affairs Building, Room 707
    Academic, Arts: Film
    A screening ofOnce My Mother, an award-winning wartime drama. The filmmakerSophia Turkiewicz and the producerRod Freedman will participate. Dinner will be served.