19th-Century Spa Treatments: A Virtual Workshop

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

By the 19th century, women in America had developed skincare routines to meet the standards of beauty of the period. In this workshop, we will explore these ideas and recipes […]

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The Holy City of Jerusalem

Online online, New York

ONLINE MINI-COURSE WITH DR. BENJAMIN GAMPEL Tuesdays, February 16 and 23, and Wednesday, March 3, 2021 10:30-11:30 a.m. ET Join Dr. Benjamin Gampel to explore the history of Jerusalem, important […]

Where to Now for the U.S. Nuclear Waste Program?

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

The federal government has failed in its statutory responsibility to deliver a disposal pathway for commercial spent nuclear fuel (SNF) and the high-level radioactive waste (HLW) generated by the Cold […]

March Narrative Medicine Rounds with Sara Hendren

Online online, New York

"What Can A Body Do? How We Meet the Built World," a talk by humanist-in-tech Sara Hendren   For March Narrative Medicine Rounds we are delighted to welcome Sara Hendren, who […]

Expanding Clean Energy Under The Biden-Harris Administration

Online online, New York

The Biden-Harris Administration has named climate change and clean energy innovation as signature priorities and promised to build the most diverse Cabinet in American history. Beyond Vice President Kamala Harris’ historic election, […]

Implementation Science: Participatory Approach to Hypertension Care

Online online, New York

"Applying a Participatory Implementation Research Approach to Hypertension Prevention for Asian American Communities in Faith-based Settings" Presenter: Simona C. Kwon, DrPH, MPH, associate professor in the Departments of Population Health and Medicine at NYU Grossman School of Medicine at NYU Langone                              […]

Lecture: Tina Chancey

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Machaut Meets Fairbanks: Making Early Music Scores for Silent Films Hesperus’s first live score to Robin Hood debuted in 2003 followed by The Mark of Zorro and three other similarly accompanied films. The current project, Nosferatu, mixes German medieval and renaissance music, Balkan flutes and Romani fiddling, and electronic sounds. Tina Chancey explains how she chooses the music, tailors it to the film, and how […]

Building Blocks for Sustainability

Online online, New York

Frame Your Future Event Series - Building Blocks for Sustainability   RSVP HERE   Metropolitan regions are characterized by their complex reciprocities between technology and people, nature and culture, with incoming and outgoing flows of energy, water, resources, and materials. They account for 70% of global GDP and an even larger share of GHG emissions […]

Seeking Common Ground: The Future of U.S.-China Relations

Online online, New York

Join us on Friday, March 12, 2021 for a conversation with Elizabeth Economy and Daniel Russel, live from Davis Hall at International House. Moderated by Ambassador Frank G. Wisner, these distinguished scholars will share their insights on the major issues facing the U.S.-China relationship in the years ahead, in the first of a four-part series of in-depth discussions on the relationship between the world’s two […]

Starting a Nonprofit: The Four Fundamental Steps

Online online, New York

Columbia University's M.S. Nonprofit Management Program is launching a four-part series designed to prepare our students, alumnae, and the SPS Community to start and operate successful nonprofit organizations. Join us as experts in the field share their expertise and effective tools. Each two-hour session will feature lectures/videos and pre-session resources.   Upcoming Events: Saturday, January […]

Lecture: Susan Hellauer

Zoom https://zoom.us/, NY

Jim Crow and Zip Coon: Racial Stereotypes in American Popular Music More than a century of musical entertainment rooted in blackface performance and the minstrel show created deep and destructive stereotypes […]