Macy Art Gallery is now online!

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We're excited to announce the launch of our online exhibition space: macyartgallery.com. This is a special project we have created a we are working remotely - an extension to what we normally provide the TC Community.  

Behind The Curtain: Delroy Lindo

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The Classical Theatre of Harlem is bringing audiences and theatre fans everywhere their new series: Behind the Curtain, a digital hub for performances, education, and interviews meant to inspire, entertain, and educate. Watch the latest episode, where Delroy Lindo (Spike Lee’s “Da 5 Bloods”) Performs "Like A Strong Tree" By Claude McKay, followed by an […]

Resolution: (Im)Possible Conversations

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This virtual exhibition causes viewers to reach into their imaginations, as video and digital Artists Dahye Kim and Minne Atairu explore the relationship between art, daily life, space, and technology, evoking questions of “what if...?” What if we exchange, share, and imagine together, despite social-distancing?

Congo in Harlem Festival

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Congo in Harlem is an annual series of films and special events at Maysles Documentary Center, focused on the history, politics, and culture of the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is the flagship event of CONGO WEEK, launched by Friends of the Congo. Each year we present a diverse program that challenges assumptions and encourages critical […]

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Virtual International Arts (VIA) Festival for Social Change

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Virtual International Arts (VIA) Festival for Social Change Tuesday, Oct 27, 2020, 7PM ET: Cutting Edge Global Video Series (Curated from Melbourne) Click here for Tues. Oct 27, 7PM ET Tickets Wednesday, Oct 28, 2020, 7PM ET: El Grupo Folklórico P'urhépecha (Indigenous Dance from Mexico) Click here for Wed. Oct 28, 7PM ET Tickets Thursday, Oct 29, 2020, 7PM ET: MDD's Virtual Salon […]

International Homeroom: Supporting Students with Disabilities

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Join the Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) and The Office of Access and Services for Individuals with Disabilities (OASID) for a conversation about the services offered to individuals with disabilities in the Teachers College community. The OASID team will discuss the function of the office at the College, the meaning of disability, and will describe the process […]

Coat Drive

Interchurch Center 475 Riverside Drive, New York

Donate your gently used coast to help our neighbors in need. Men's coats are in high demand. Donations can be dropped off at Suite 240 during normal business hours (Monday-Friday, 9am - 4:45pm) Thank you for your consideration

How to Bring a Monument to Speech

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

How to Bring a Monument to Speech - A lecture by Pavla Melková One of the possible ways of implementing an approach both holistic and active emerges from the actual meaning of a monument, i.e. the transmission of information about the past to the present and the future. The active conception of protection means: to find this […]

Virtual Kids Crafting: Halloween Edition (Ages 3-7)

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Join us every other week for a fun arts and crafts activity! We'll be using common household items (from paper plates to toilet paper rolls to paint and more) to create a variety of kids crafts. Since Halloween is only a few days away, this weeks crafts will be Halloween themed; we'll be making a […]

The Dean’s Seminar Series on Chronic Disease: Priorities in COVID-19 Vaccination

Online NY

Featuring: Bruce Gellin, MD, MPH President, Global Immunization Sabin Vaccine Institute Ronald Bayer, PhD Professor, Sociomedical Sciences Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health This seminar series focuses on one of today's greatest public health challenges: the global epidemic of chronic diseases, including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, and the pandemic of obesity. To foster […]

Geopolitical Outlook — 2020-2021

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Turbulence in international affairs is nothing new, but the diversity of challenges and opportunities facing the international community today rivals some of the most consequential periods in history. The United States Intelligence Community is responsible not only for monitoring current events, but also assessing the future strategic environment, looking around the turns and bends in […]

Book Talk. Avant-Garde Art in Ukraine, 1910-1930: Contested Memory by Myroslav Shkandrij

Online NY

This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar and streamed via YouTube Live. There will be no in-person event. Click here to register & access live stream links. Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute for a presentation by Myroslav Shkandrij of his book Avant-Garde Art in Ukraine, 1910-1930: Contested […]

A 5-Point Plan for the Future of Venice: David Landau talks with Jonathan Rosand

Online NY

We are thrilled to invite you to the second event in our new webinar series Venice Rising, which offers a series of virtual lectures, interviews, and workshops on Venice’s transformations, past, present and future. Participants will join us from around the world and from across various disciplines. Our second event will feature David Landau, Chairman of Saffron Hill […]

The Homestretch: The 2020 National Elections & What to Expect

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

This event will be a thorough analysis of the upcoming national elections—what’s in play, what to expect, and what to follow closely over the coming weeks. The discussion will examine the role of party coalitions and the character of the electorate. We will go in-depth on House and Senate contests and the possibilities for American […]

The Just Vote: Fighting Voter Suppression with Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner

Facebook Live https://www.facebook.com/watch/live/?ref=watch, NY

Join us on the EDS at Union Facebook page on Thursday, October 29, at 1:00 pm for an episode of The Just Vote. Dean Kelly Brown Douglas will speak with Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism. They will explore voter suppression and the dangerous role of white supremacy and white nationalism in this […]

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Soul, Body, and Reincarnation in the Kabbalah

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AN ONLINE MINI-COURSE WITH JTS Four Thursdays October 8, 15, 22, 29 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET It is a common belief, even today, that human beings have an eternal soul that endures beyond their physical lifetime. For kabbalists from the Middle Ages onward, the dichotomy of soul and body became one of the central […]

IS THIS THE END OF HONG KONG? At the heart of global finance and regional stability, a city under siege faces an uncertain future

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

The new security law imposed by China has undermined Hong Kong’s autonomy and triggered prolonged protests, dampened only by the Covid-19 pandemic. Financial experts are divided over whether Hong Kong will be able to remain a global business hub, and security experts are concerned about the implications of Beijing’s increasingly aggressive posture in Asia. Join […]

Maintenance and Housing Future(S) with Guest Victor Body-Lawson

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

A conversation on maintenance with guest Victor Body Lawson, Principal at Body Lawson Associates and MArch ‘84, facilitated by Juan Sebastian Moreno, MSUP Candidate '21 at GSAPP and a Graduate Research Assistant for 2020 at the Housing Lab. Victor Body-Lawson is a licensed architect in New York and New Jersey and a founder of Body-Lawson Associates Architects and […]

Special Program: Medicare Open Enrollment

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The Medicare Rights Center, a nonprofit dedicated to ensuring access to affordable health care for older adults, will review the basics of Medicare coverage, explain what beneficiaries need to do during the Fall Open Enrollment Period and how to access federal & state benefit programs that can help beneficiaries pay for coverage.

Bolivia: Elections and Governability

Online NY

Join us for a conversation with experienced panelists on Bolivia, elections, and governability. We will ask – what were voters' messages?What are the challenges of the next government and how can they face them? We will have the following panelists: - Erika Brockmann, Former Senator, political scientist and political analyst - Armando Ortuño, Former Vice […]

Curators in Conversation with Jonathan Michael Square and TK Smith

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CURATORS IN CONVERSATION With Jonathan Michael Square and TK Smith Moderated by Grace Aneiza Ali,  CCCADI Curator-at-Large  Thursday, October 29th | 6:00 PM The Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) is pleased to present our next Curators in Conversation on  October 29, 2020 at 6:00 pm featuring Jonathan Michael Square and TK Smith and moderated by the Center's own Curator-at-Large, Grace Aneiza Ali. Curators […]

SummerStage Anywhere: Eddie Palmieri y la Perfecta II

Online NY

Sponsored by AARP New York SummerStage Facebook, Instagram, Twitch and YouTube  A live big band joins the acclaimed pianist, bandleader, and composer for a lively salsa show. With 10 Grammys and 36 recordings to his name, Mr. Palmieri’s contribution to the Latin music canon is unparalleled. Through his influence in jazz, salsa, funk, and even boogaloo, Palmieri is a trailblazer […]

Turn Up the Volume on Relationship Violence Awareness Month

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Join Sexual Violence Response as we Turn the Volume Up on Relationship Violence Awareness Month (RVAM)! This October we press play on RVAM by focusing on building community and resilience together with music. Representatives from across Columbia University will converse about the connections between their role, supporting survivors, and fostering a safe campus culture—in person […]

3/13 | Abolish the Police

Online NY

This seminar will explore the current movement to abolish the police and the relationship between abolition and #defunding the police. Amna Akbar, Mariame Kaba, Josmar Trujillo, Alex Vitale, and Bernard E. Harcourt read and discuss The End of Policing by Alex Vitale, “Yes, We Mean Literally Abolish the Police. Because reform won’t happen.” by Mariame Kaba, and “An Abolitionist Horizon for Police (Reform)” by […]

America: WTF?: Comics in a Time of Crisis

Online NY

While the few remaining editorial cartoonists continue to address our current political moment, there is extraordinary work being done in longer-form comics. Artists R. Sikoryak, Breena Nuñez, Ezra Claytan Daniels, and Derf discuss how today's events percolate up into their work, in a conversation with moderator Karen Green. Register with my Columbia UNI Register as […]

Paths to Prison: On the Architectures of Carcerality

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Launch and discussion of the forthcoming book Paths to Prison: On the Architectures of Carcerality from Columbia Books on Architecture and the City. Edited by Isabelle Kirkham-Lewitt with contributions by Adrienne Brown, Stephen Dillon, Jarrett M. Drake, Sable Elyse Smith, James Graham, Leslie Lodwick, Dylan Rodríguez, Anne Spice, Brett Story, Jasmine Syedullah, Mabel O. Wilson, and Wendy L. Wright. As Angela Y. Davis has proposed, the “path to prison,” which so disproportionately […]

16th Annual Riverside Hawks Hope & Hoops Gala

Online NY

Join us for the 16th Annual Riverside Hawks Gala, a free to attend virtual fundraising gala highlighting our amazing students, alumni, programs, and many other individuals that have been instrumental in supporting the development of our student-athletes. Although 2020 has been a difficult year for us all around the world, Riverside has been resilient and […]

Decolonizing Interfaith Dialogue: Race/Caste – Faith in the time of Social Justice

Online NY

The process of globalization has inadvertently forced the rapid rise of economic, cultural, political, and religious pluralism, which has propelled increased interest in inter-religious engagement/Inter-faith dialogue over the past 15 years. While this development may be positive, we must carefully determine the structures in which such a dialogue will occur. For example, what methods are […]

[Cancelled] Virtual Recital: Ramin Amir Arjomand, piano

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Mr. Arjomand will present an electrifying program tuned to the present moment. Having gained wide renown especially for his complex, long-form improvisations, he performs at the Academy’s Teatro without a live audience, in accordance with guidelines from the CDC and the University. Giacinto Scelsi: Quattro Illustrazioni (Four Illustrations of Vishnu’s metamorphoses, 1953) Ramin Amir Arjomand: […]

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Religion and Presidential Politics

Online NY

Format: This virtual workshop will take place over four 90-minute Thursday evening sessions. Dates: -Thursday, October 8 at 7:00 – 8:30 pm -Thursday, October 15 at 7:00 – 8:30 pm -Thursday, October 22 at 7:00 – 8:30 pm -Thursday, October 29 at 7:00 – 8:30 pm Facilitator: Eli Valentin REGISTER TODAY! This online course seeks […]

Mind Body Wellness Series: Fitness

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

The Harlem Wellness Center and the Columbia Wellness Center have partnered up to offer a virtual wellness program for Fall 2020. The program will take place every Monday and Thursday at 7:00PM ET on Zoom. Stay on top of your health numbers, enjoy fun and interactive activities, and gain tools and knowledge to support your […]

Uptown Showdown – Neat Freaks vs. Pack Rats

Online NY

Uptown Showdown gets personal as comedians Michael Ian Black (Wet Hot American Summer), Kerry Coddett (The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show), Chase Mitchell (The Tonight Show), Aparna Nancherla (Corporate), Kevin Townley (The Talent Show), and Kate Willett (Reply Guys) debate from their homes on a topic that invites plenty of show-and-tell. After all: there are two ways to organize your life. One involves overstuffing your closets with old […]

Anti-Racism Lab

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Join the Riverside Church Anti-Racism Task Force and Education Commission for our next gathering focusing on transformation and action! In this lab, we’ll dig deeper into key themes explored in our Race To Action Series. Register to reserve your spot below to join us. Invite friends, all are welcome!   Register Here

Community Fitness: Yoga

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Join BBS Masters student and certified yoga instructor Stefania Marchitelli (M.S. candidate, Communicative Sciences and Disorders) every Thursday evening at 7:30 PM ET for a 45 minute Vinyasa yoga class (cool down/meditation to follow). No yoga mat? No problem! Grab a towel, blanket or simply head to a carpeted area of your home. All experience […]

The Lives of the Piano: 20th Season Concert

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Presented by Lisa Yui (DMA ’05) Celebrating the 20th season of the “Lives of the Piano Series,” presenting students, faculty, and friends of Manhattan School of Music. This concert will be live streamed (check back soon for the link to stream). Program François Morel (1926-2018): Étude de sonorité No. 2 (1954) Performed by Lisa Yui Drew Hemenger (b. 1968): from Four Places in New York (2002) […]

Social Enterprise Conference, Capital for Good

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This year's conference committee is committed to bringing you the same experience and event line-up in our Digital Event Series that will be spread out over the 2020-2021 academic year. Programming will feature keynotes and breakout sessions covering a range of topics in the social impact capital space. We can't wait to welcome you virtually […]

How To Build an Effective Online Presence

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

What comes up when a potential employer googles you may be the deciding factor on whether to get an interview or not. Join ARAD Professional Development Coordinator Lonnie Woods III as he shares  practical ways to translate your  achievements and skills into a personal website and social media content that effectively represents your personal brand.   RSVP […]

BME WEBINAR SERIES: Mikhail G. Shapiro, PhD, California Institute of Technology

Online NY

On Friday, October 30th @ 11:00AM EDT, we welcome Mikhail G. Shapiro, PhD, Professor of Chemical Engineering and Investigator in the Heritage Medical Research Institute at the California Institute of Technology as he presents, "Talking to Cells: Biomolecular Engineering for Non-Invasive Imaging and Control of Cellular Function." ABOUT THE SEMINAR The study of biological function […]

Data for Good: Sarita Schoenebeck, University of Michigan

Online NY

Presented by: The Computational Social Science Working Group, Columbia University Guest Speaker: Sarita Schoenebeck, Associate Professor, School of Information; Director of the Living Online Lab (LOL); and Co-Director the Social Media Research Lab, University of Michigan Building Just Technologies in an Unjust World Abstract: Computing has embraced principles of neutrality, objectivity, and fairness. However, societies […]

Ethics & Opioids Part I: Ethical and Effective Responses to the Overdose Crisis

Online NY

This virtual event will examine existing inequities in the delivery of healthcare as it relates to the opioid crisis. Speakers: Sarah E. Wakeman, M.D. (Harvard University) Moderated by Barbra Bluestone Rothschild (Columbia's Master of Science in Bioethics) and by Dr. Lydia Dugdale (Columbia Center for Clinical Medical Ethics). For questions, please contact Sameer Ladha, Deputy Academic Director, MS in […]