September 16, 2014 (All day) - October 17, 2014 (All day)Columbia University Morningside Campus Barnard College Event Oval, The Diana CenterAcademic: ConferenceJoin 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.
North American Association of Islamic and Muslim Studies (NAAIMS) presents the 43 RD Annual Conference "The Concept of Authority in Muslim Societies: Political, Religious, Social and Literary"September 20, 2014 - 9:00am - 5:00pmColumbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1501There are no event types associated with this event.The role of religion in governance has become a focal point in regimes that have emerged post Arab Spring. How is social and political authority determined in Muslim-majority nations like Egypt, Tunisia, Libya, and Syria where authority is either in question or fluctuating?
September 20, 2014 - 12:00pm - September 27, 2014 - 9:00pmColumbia University Morningside Campus Miller TheatreArts, CommunityMorningside 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.