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  • February 2, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Studio@Butler 208 Butler Library
    Academic
    In this workshop hosted by the Center for Digital Research and Scholarship, well discuss steps you can take to be a more effective and efficient researcher or scholar. Learn tips and tricks to help you be a better steward of your data, your dissertation, and your future projects.
  • February 2, 2015 - 4:00pm - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Knox Hall, Room 208
    Academic: Lecture
    A talk by Tariq Thachil (Yale) on "Elite Parties, Poor Voters: How Social Services Win Votes in India."
  • February 2, 2015 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Arts
    At alk by contemporary Russian futurist artist, Andrey Bartenev.
  • February 2, 2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Arts: Music, Maison Activities
    A three-program, six-concert music series presented with the Four Nations Ensemble
  • February 3, 2015 - 2:45pm - 3:45pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus S.W. Mudd, Room 214
    Academic, Academic: Lecture
    Changho Kim, from Brown University, will present a talk at the Applied Mathematics Colloquium.
  • February 3, 2015 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    Academic: Lecture
    A lecture with Andrew Fischer, Associate Professor of Development Studies, International Institute of Social Studies in The Hague, Erasmus University Rotterdam. Moderated by Gray Tuttle, Leila Hadley Luce Associate Professor of Modern Tibetan Studies, Columbia University. No registration required. Sponsored by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute.
  • February 3, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Room 1501, Kellogg Center
    Recruiting/Admissions
    Sustainability Policy: Hastening the Transition to a Cleaner Economy is a fundamental guide to sustainability policy development, implementation, strategy, and practice. Featuring detailed cases highlighting innovative sustainability initiatives, this book explores the elements that constitute effective policy, and the factors that can help or hinder implementation and adoption. The book describes the critical role the government plays in the transformation of our economy, and underscores the importance of public-private partnerships. The authors feature policies in effect at the federal, state, and local levels across all areas of environmental sustainability. Emphasizing politically-feasible policy tools, the book demonstrates current and potential applications and focuses on public sector actions that spur innovation and organizational change in the private sector and behavioral change at the individual level.
  • February 3, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building Kellogg Center, Room 1501
    Environmental
    Moderator: Curtis Probst, Managing Director, Rocky Mountain Institute; Speakers: Steven Cohen, Executive Director, The Earth Institute and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; William Eimicke, Director, Picker Center for Executive Education and Professor of Practice, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; Alison Miller, Deputy Executive Director, The Earth Institute, Columbia University
  • February 3, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College James Room, 4th Floor Barnard Hall
    Academic: Lecture
    Barnard Colleges Empirical Reasoning Lab presents a lecture by Sebastian Chan, director of digital and emerging media at Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. Chan, who blogs at freshandnew.org, will discuss the challenges and advantages of introducing emerging technologies and data into museums and galleries.
  • February 3, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Austin Quigley Black Box Theater Lerner Hall
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Yale University's Emily Coates (Dance) and Sarah Demers (Physics) explore the intersection between kinesthetic imagination and scientific ideas.
  • February 4, 2015 - 10:30am - 11:30am
    Columbia University Morningside Campus S.W. Mudd, Room 214
    Academic: Lecture
    Lei Fang, from Northwestern University, will present a talk at the Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium.
  • February 4, 2015 - 2:10pm - 4:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic
    A talk by Jeffrey Wasserstrom, Department of History at the University of California Irvine.
  • February 4, 2015 - 5:45pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    Academic
    A discussion with Stephen Kotkin, John P. Birkelund Professor in History and International Affairs at Princeton University, and David Remnick, editor of The New Yorker.
  • February 4, 2015 - 6:10pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Havemeyer Hall, Room 209
    Environmental
    Speaker: Stefan Knupfer, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company, Inc.
  • February 4, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus 501 Dodge Hall
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Author Michael Cunningham delivers a talk on his work and the art of writing, as part of The Writiting Program of the School of the Arts' Creative Writing Lecture Series and the Heyman Center for the Humanities' Writing Lives Series.
  • February 4, 2015 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Arts: Film, Maison Activities, Maison Cinema
    Free screening of the film La vie domestique (English subtitles)
  • February 5, 2015 (All day) - February 8, 2015 (All day)
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College
    Arts: Film
    Barnard Colleges Athena Center for Leadership Studies presents the fifth annual Athena Film Festival, an engaging weekend of feature films, documentaries and shorts that celebrate womens leadership.
  • February 5, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, 15th Floor
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A free event to discuss ways to restore trust between our Communities and Law Enforcement. Sponsored by the Amadou Diallo Foundation (ADF) and SIPA. Welcome Remarks from SIPA Dean Merit Janow Keynote Address delivered by Hon. Eric L. Adams, Borough President, Brooklyn followed by a Panel Discussion. Panelists: Ms. Kadiatou Diallo, ADF President Hon. David Dinkins, ADF Board Chair Hon. David Paterson, ADF Board Member Mr. Norman Siegel, ADF Board Treasurer Mr. Graham Weatherspoon, ADF Board Member Q & A session will follow panel discussion. Coffee & light breakfast items will be served. Event will be recorded for archival purposes This a free event with required registration due to space limitations.
  • February 5, 2015 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus S.W. Mudd, Room 214
    Academic: Lecture
    Carolina Adamo, Stanford University - "Engineering thin films and heterostructures by molecular beam epitaxy"
  • February 5, 2015 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Roberto Azevdo, the sixth Director-General of the World Trade Organization, will address the role of the multilateral trading system and its relationship with regional trade agreements. He will also discuss the WTO dispute settlement system.
  • February 5, 2015 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Faculty House, 4th Floor
    Academic, Academic: Conference
    Day 1 of an international conference on the Congress of Vienna will feature a panel on the concepts and institutions of the Congress of Vienna, as well as a roundtable on the legacies of the Congress with perspectives from scholars and practitioners.
  • February 5, 2015 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Schapiro Center for Engineering and Physical Science Research Davis Auditorium, Room 412
    Academic: Lecture
    Gerald L. Curtis, Burgess Professor of Political Science, Columbia University; Moderated by Hugh T. Patrick, R.D. Calkins Professor of International Business Emeritus; Director, Center on Japanese Economy and Business, Columbia Business School. Reception to follow. Registration required. Co-sponsored by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute and the Center on Japanese Economy and Business, Columbia Business School
  • February 5, 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Italian Academy
    Arts: Reading/Talk
    Europe and the United Nations commemorate the victims of the Shoah each winter on the date of Auschwitz's liberation in 1945; the Italian Academy presents an annual academic event exploring issues of discrimination and crimes against humanity.
  • February 5, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Maison Activities
    Panel discussion with Frederick Cooper (NYU) and Columbia Professors Mamadou Diouf (Institute of African Studies), Mark Mazower (History) and Gregory Mann (History)
  • February 5, 2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 918
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A film screening with Kazuhiro Soda, Documentary Filmmaker. Moderated by Hikari Hori, Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University. Co-sponsored by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute and the Donald Keene Center of Japanese Culture.
  • February 5, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Heyman Center Second Floor Common Center
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Boston University's Christopher Ricks and Princeton's Sean Wilentz discuss The Lyrics: Since 1962, the recently published comprehensive collected lyrics of Bob Dylan.
  • February 5, 2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Arts: Music, Cultural
    An evening length profile of versatile and dynamic, American composer Missy Mazzoli who's been regarded as Brooklyns post-millennial Mozart (Time Out New York).
  • February 6, 2015 - 9:00am - 4:30pm
    Columbia University Medical Campus Russ Berrie Pavilion Conference Room 2
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    These workshops are specifically for people age 40 or older and are designed to help you make decisions about your retirement planning and personal finances.
  • February 6, 2015 - 9:30am - 6:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    Academic: Conference
    Day 2 of an international conference on the Congress of Vienna will feature three panels an a concluding roundtable.
  • February 6, 2015 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus S.W. Mudd, Room 214
    Academic: Lecture
    Yuan Yang, MIT - "Electrochemical Materials and Devices for Energy Storage and Conversion"
  • February 6, 2015 - 11:30am - 1:00pm
    Columbia University Medical Campus Mailman School of Public Health 8th Floor Auditorium
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Some chronic disease risks are incurred through our own behaviors or environments and some are thrust upon us through our own lineage. RSVP Required: km2884@cumc.columbia.edu
  • February 6, 2015 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Library Rotunda
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Organized in response to the failure to indict the killers of Michael Brown, Eric Garner, and countless other innocent and unarmed citizensand the massive swelling of anger, grief, and public protest that followedthis urgent and interdisciplinary conversation explores race, justice, and urban space today.
  • February 6, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Camps, Schermerhorn Extension Room 1015 (10th Floor)
    Recruiting/Admissions, Environmental
    Speaker: Desmond Beirne, Director of Education Programs, Earth Institute Center for Environmental Sustainability (EICES)
  • February 6, 2015 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
    Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium
    Academic, Academic: Conference
    Speaker: TBA
  • February 6, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Event Oval, The Diana Center
    Academic: Lecture, Arts: Dance, Arts: Film
    Barnard College presents a discussion with groundbreaking choreographer and Distinguished Guest Artist Twyla Tharp 63, and Kathryn Kolbert, co-founder of the Athena Film Festival. Tharp will share clips from her career and reflect on the use of moving-image technology in the dance-making process.
  • February 7, 2015 - 9:30am - 3:30pm
    Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Marine Biology/Seismology Building, Seismology Seminar Room, 2nd Floor
    Environmental
    Speaker: Michael Previdi, Lamont Assistant Research Professor, Division of Ocean and Climate Physics, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, The Earth Institute, Columbia University.
  • February 9, 2015 - 12:15pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1302
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Other, Student Events, seminar, Global / International Event
    A discussion with Sarah Chayes, author and associate at the Carnegie Endowment. Moderated by Dipali Mukhopadhyay, Assistant Professor of International Affairs, SIWPS Member. Registration is not required.
  • February 9, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    A talk by Kevin P. Ryan. One of the leading Internet entrepreneurs in the United States, Mr. Ryan has founded and is Chairman of several New York-based businesses, including GILT, Business Insider, MongoDB, and Zola. He helped build DoubleClick, first as President and later as CEO.
  • February 9, 2015 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th floor
    Arts: Film, Cultural
    A film screening of The Unvanquished, introduced by Olga Gershenson, Professor of Judaic and Near Eastern Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
  • February 10, 2015 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic, Community
    A presentation by Dr. Tamara Martsenyuk, Petro Yacyk Program Fellow at the University of Toronto and Associate Professor at the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy.
  • February 10, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Arts: Music, Cultural
    The young musicians of the Curtis Institute of Music explore the unique and multifaceted role of guitar in contemporary classical music.
  • February 11, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College BCRW, 101 Barnard Hall
    Academic: Lecture
    The Barnard Center for Research on Women welcomes Che Gossett, award-winning genderqueer activist and writer, for a lecture examining the legacies of black queer solidarity in the Palestinian struggle.
  • February 11, 2015 - 2:15pm - 4:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501
    Academic, Community, Conference
    The Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies, Columbia University presents Gregory Treverton, Chairman of the National Intelligence Council and Suzanne Fry, Director, Strategic Futures Group, who will discuss their current project, Global Trends of 2030. Moderated by Peter Clement, SIWPS member. CUID holders only. No recording devices. Registration REQUIRED.
  • February 11, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Academic: Conference, Academic: Lecture, Maison Activities
    Chocolate tasting and talk with Alexandra Leaf
  • February 11, 2015 - 6:10pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Havemeyer Hall, Room 209
    Environmental
    Speaker: Curtis Probst, Managing Director, Rocky Mountain Institute
  • February 12, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic
    A talk by Dr. Samuel Schueth, professional social scientist based at the University of Minnesota
  • February 12, 2015 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm
    Columbia University Medical Campus P&S Alumni Auditorium, First Floor
    Academic, Academic: Lecture, Medical Center
    On Thursday, February 12, 2015, Dr. Curt I. Civin will present the David Seegal Alpha Omega Alpha Visiting Professorship Lecture.
  • February 12, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 707
    Academic: Lecture
    A talk by Senem Aydın-Düzgit, Associate Professor of International Relations, Istanbul Bilgi University.
  • February 12, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall
    Academic: Lecture
    The Barnard Forum on Migration presents a lecture by Justin Wolfe, associate professor and William Arceneaux Professor of Latin American History at Tulane University. Wolfe will explore how the inhabitants of the Caribbean port town of Greytown forged a space for political freedom, racial equality, and entrepreneurial independence in a time of American imperialism, white supremacy, and commercial expansionism.
  • February 12, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts: Music
    A performance by Geri Allen, Dwight Andrews, and the Vega String Quartet.
  • February 13, 2015 - 10:30am - 5:00pm
    Columbia University Studebaker Building Room 469
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    These workshops are specifically for people age 40 or older and are designed to help you make decisions about your retirement planning and personal finances.
  • February 13, 2015 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus S.W. Mudd Room 214
    Academic: Lecture
    Dr. Susanne M. Lee, Senior X-ray Detector Engineer, General Electric Measurement and Control - "The Materials Science of X-ray Photonics and their Potential Role in Medical X-ray Dark Field Imaging"
  • February 13, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic, Arts: Reading/Talk
    A book talk by Thomas de Waal, senior associate in the Russia and Eurasia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
  • February 13, 2015 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1302
    Academic, Community
    The Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies, Columbia University presents, a book talk with Professor Yakov Ben-Haim. Moderated by Professor Robert Jervis.
  • February 13, 2015 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
    Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium
    Academic, Academic: Conference
    Speaker: Roger Bilham, Professor, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • February 16, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219
    Academic
    A panel discussion with Juliet Johnson, McGill University, and Alexander Kliment, Eurasia Group; moderated by Professor Alexander Cooley.
  • February 18, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus The Italian Academy
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Brad Garton's work includes focused research on the modeling and enhancement of acoustic spaces as well as the modeling of human musical performance on various virtual "instruments." He is also the primary developer (with Dave Topper) or RTcmix, a real-time music synthesis/signal-processing language.
  • February 19, 2015 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Library Rotunda
    Recruiting/Admissions
    Meet and speak with program directors, faculty, students, and alumni from 14 degree and non-degree programs, and representatives from the Office of Admissions and the Office of Student Life and Alumni Affairs. Refreshments will be provided.
  • February 19, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Columbia University Medical Campus Allan Rosenfield Building Hess Commons
    There are no event types associated with this event.
    Exec MS in Epidemiology Open House Mailman School of Public Health Allan Rosenfield Building 722 West 168th Street Location: Hess Commons The Executive MS in Epidemiology provides working health professionals with the knowledge, skills, and credentials needed to engage in rigorous population health research. Designed to accommodate busy lives, the program meets in New York City one weekend per month over a two-year period. The open house will provide an overview of the program and an opportunity to meet Epidemiology faculty and students. Refreshments will be served.
  • February 19, 2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Arts: Music, Cultural
    A musical evening enriched with a blend of Italianate and international influences, profiling the works of composer Stefano Gervasoni.
  • February 20, 2015 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
    Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Monell Building Auditorium
    Academic, Academic: Conference
    Speaker: Richard E. Zeebe, Professor, Department of Oceanography, University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • February 21, 2015 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Library
    Academic: Lecture, Arts: Reading/Talk, Other
    A symposium with Charles Daniel Dawson, Edith Hall, Kellie Jones, Barbaro Martinez-Ruiz, Dianne McIntyre, Temi Odumosu, Frank Stewart, and Daniel Soutif.
  • February 24, 2015 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus Miller Theatre
    Arts, Arts: Music, Cultural
    Praised as superheroes of the new music world by the Boston Globe, the JACK Quartet returns to Millers stage with the U.S. premiere of new work by Georg Friedrich Haas.
  • February 25, 2015 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm
    Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall
    Arts: Film, Maison Activities, Maison Cinema
    Free screening of the film La Terre outrage (Land of Oblivion)