Knowledge

April 2024

2024 Columbia Global Energy Summit

The Columbia Global Energy Summit 2024, hosted by the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University SIPA, is an annual event dedicated to thought-provoking discussions around the critical energy and climate challenges facing the global community. This year’s day-long Summit will address myriad issues at the heart of today’s complex geopolitical, environmental and economic […]
16 Apr
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Online
online

Spring Yoga in the Field House

Join Yoga instructor for a morning practice. Suitable for all fitness levels. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing and bring your own mat. This event takes place in the newly-renovated 102nd Street Field House. Enter the Park at 102nd Street and Riverside Drive, then descend to the promenade level. The stairs to the Field House are […]
16 Apr
9:30 am - 10:30 am
102nd Street Field House
102nd Street Field House Riverside Park New York, NY 10025

Book Talk “On Niccolò Machiavelli” with Gabriele Pedullà

Columbia University’s Department of Political Science, Department of Classics, Department of Italian, and Columbia University Press present: Book Talk “On Niccolò Machiavelli: The Bonds of Politics” with Gabriele Pedullà in conversation with Nadia Urbinati and Gareth Wiliams.   Five hundred years after his death, Niccolò Machiavelli still draws an astonishing range of contradictory characterizations. Was he […]
16 Apr
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Columbia University - Hamilton Hall
1130 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY 10027

Journalism and Crisis

Registration HERE Free and Open to the Public Reception to follow Three specialized panels will discuss some of the most critical questions facing journalists and journalism today, particularly in an international context. I. Ethical Responsibilities and Personal Risk Journalists play a crucial role in fostering democratic discourse, one that comes with ethical responsibilities and personal […]
16 Apr
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Forum at Columbia University
601 W. 125th St., New York, NY 10027

Writers at Barnard: Olga Ravn and Joyelle McSweeney

The Barnard Creative Writing Program presents Olga Ravn and Joyelle McSweeney discussing playful new works about motherhood as abjection, madness, and body horror.  International Booker Finalist Ravn follows her anti-capitalist space opera The Employees with her new book, My Work, which mixes diary, novel, and poetry to tell the story of a doom-scrolling new mother […]
16 Apr
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Barnard College – Barnard Hall
3009 Broadway, New York, NY 10027

Distinguished Speaker: Elliot Ackerman

Distinguished Speaker: Elliot Ackerman Wednesday, April 16 Check-in starts at 6:30 pm Event starts promptly at 7 pm, Home Room Elliot Ackerman is a New York Times bestselling author whose books have been nominated for the National Book Award, the Andrew Carnegie Medal in both fiction and nonfiction, and the Dayton Literary Peace Prize among […]
16 Apr
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
International House
500 Riverside Dr, New York, NY 10027

Freedom Fighting under Oppression: Andrei Sannikov

Please join the Harriman Institute for a lecture by Ambassador Andrei Sannikov. Moderated by Elise Giuliano. Andrei Sannikov is a Belarusian politician, diplomat, and activist with decades of experience in international relations, diplomacy, and human rights advocacy. He is also the former Deputy Foreign Minister of Belarus and 2010 presidential candidate. Reserve Your Seat Event Contact Information: Eileen […]
17 Apr
10:00 am - 11:30 am
International Affairs Building (Columbia University)
420 West 118th Street

Future-Proof: Em(bracing) the Generational Wave

The wealth management industry is at a pivotal impasse, facing the dual challenge of adapting to the preferences and values of a younger consumer generation of wealth. The new demographic of consumers, primarily Millennials and Gen Z, are digital natives who prioritize transparency, sustainability, and personalized services. They demand solutions that align with their values […]
17 Apr
Online
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Online
online

Earth Day 2024: Panel on US Public Opinion and Climate Change

Join the Center for Sustainable Futures and Sustainability Task Force as we share how the public perceives the intersection of climate change and education. This event is part of our Earth Week 2024 programming. Location: Zoom or Horace Mann 148   https://teacherscollege.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0tfuihqT0uGtAANezyRbAfSgbiTyLP8sHS.
17 Apr
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Online
online

SSC Annual Lecture: Constitutionalism and the “New” Turkey

This year’s Sakıp Sabancı Center Annual Lecture will be given by Aslı Ü. Balı, Professor at Yale University. To register for the annual lecture, please CLICK HERE. If you would like to attend on Zoom, please CLICK HERE to register.   Wednesday, April 17, 2024 Lecture: 4:00-5:30 & Reception: 5:30-6:30 Low Library Faculty Room, Columbia University Event Contact Information: […]
17 Apr
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Columbia University - Low Library
535 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027

Managing Climate Risks: Financial Alternatives and Infrastructure

Panel: 4:00 – 5:00 pm Networking and light refreshments: 5:00 – 6:00 pm This event will be simulcast. If joining us virtually, an access link will be provided 24 hours in advance.   Much of the current discussion of climate risk focuses on large-scale strategic change and public policy. However, the effects of climate change […]
17 Apr
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Columbia University - Earl Hall
2980 Broadway

Visual Investigation in Journalism: Which Images Should We Trust?

RSVP HERE A Discussion with Asia Balluffier, Pooja Chaudhuri, and Santiago Lyon, moderated by Mounir Ibrahim Often portrayed as a threat to truthful information, the international circulation of images through social media has also become a valuable resource for investigative journalism. During ongoing wars and conflicts, image analysis, satellite pictures, geolocation, and videos taken by […]
17 Apr
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Buell Hall (Columbia University)
515 W. 116th St.
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