Persuasion (Live Online): Influencing Without Authority

Online NY

  “As our careers grow, it gets harder and harder to improve our interpersonal skills, because our authority prevents us from getting the kind of honest feedback we need. This program provides practical feedback for the critical skills needed to advance in our careers.” – The program's faculty director Robert Bontempo At a time when […]

Summer Colloquium – Session II

Online NY

Explore Summer Colloquium Virtual Programs With more than 80 programs and events, Beyond Barnard is here to help you develop skills and create meaningful connections this summer.

Career and Resilience Coaching

Online NY

Need to get your career back on track? Book a phone or virtual appointment with a Career or Resilience coach. A wide range of appointment dates and times are available -  Book Now! Skype Career Coaching: Get help with resumes & cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, Interview preparation and general career direction Career Coaching sessions held via […]

Environmental Mixtures Workshop

Online NY

Summer 2020 dates: Live-stream, online training August 10-11, 2020; 10:00am-5:00pm EDT Traditionally, environmental health studies have focused on assessing risks related to a single pollutant at a time. This, however, does not reflect reality, since we are constantly exposed to multiple pollutants at once. Recently, there has been an increased interest in methods that allow […]

Food for Thought Lecture Series

Online NY

Food for Thought is a speaker series that welcomes a distinguished lineup of EMPA Faculty approaching the Covid-19 crisis and social justice reform. Each week a speaker will present their recommendation paper, highlight their perspective on the crisis, and engage in a dialogue with EMPA students, alumni, and other faculty members. We are in a […]

High Holiday Webinar for Rabbis: Alone and Together: Interpreting the Remote Minyan

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Alone and Together: Interpreting the Remote Minyan Tuesday, August 11, 1:00 p.m.–2:15 p.m. ET Join JTS for a series of free webinars for rabbis designed to inspire you in your preparation of derashot and teaching for this year’s very unusual High Holiday season. This webinar is presented by Rabbi Daniel Nevins. This program is offered in collaboration with the […]

Rethinking Readiness Book Launch

Online NY

Please join us for the launch of Rethinking Readiness, by Jeff Schlegelmilch, which offers an expert introduction to human-made threats and vulnerabilities, with a focus on opportunities to reimagine how we approach disaster preparedness. Introduction: - Ruth Defries, University Professor; Denning Family Professor of Sustainable Development in the Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology […]

Sustainability Post- COVID-19: Designing and Building for the Future

Online NY

This webinar will help construction professionals, company owners and executives understand the current global state of sustainability. Join us on August 11, 2020 at 5:00 PM EDT as the M.S. Construction Administration program at Columbia University School of Professional Studies and WSP host leading experts as they share their insights and intelligence on how to design and build with sustainability in mind post- COVID-19. In […]

Causal Mediation Analysis Training: Methods and Applications Using H

Online NY

Summer 2020 dates: Live-stream, online training August 12-14, 2020; 10:00am - 5:00pm EDT Mediation analysis is an emerging field in causal inference relevant for comparative effectiveness research, evaluating and improving policy recommendations, and explaining biological mechanisms. Training in the potential outcomes framework for causal inference is important to understand the assumptions required for valid mediation […]

Rashi: Writing a Jewish Bible Commentary in a Christian World

Online NY

AN ONLINE MINI-COURSE WITH JTS Three Wednesdays August 12, August 19, August 26 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ET For nearly two thousand years, Jews and Christians have argued about the meaning of Hebrew Scripture.  Historical context—and our understanding of it—can transform how we see this debate play out in medieval Jewish biblical interpretation. We will […]

From the Golden Age to Expulsion: Sephardic Jewry Under Cross and Crescent

Online NY

ONLINE MINI-COURSE Three Thursdays: August 13, 20, and 27 10:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m. ET What was daily life like for the Jews during their almost 1500-year sojourn in the Iberian Peninsula? This course will explore the social and religious aspects of Iberian Jewish life, from its origins in early Roman times, through its development under Islam, […]

The 50+ Job Search Best Practices: Debunking the Myths

Online NY

It’s an eye-opener to job seekers when they realize that it’s not chronological age that influences hiring; it’s the misconceptions (unconscious biases). During this session, participants will learn the framework for conducting a job search campaign that gets past implicit age bias and that demonstrates their value. Attendees will receive a 50+ Job Search Career […]

EI Live K-12: All About Fish (for grades 1 – 5 educators)

Online NY

This event is part 1 of a special 3-part series for educators on the Hudson River Estuary. Presenters: Margie Turrin, Director of Educational Field Programs, and Laurel Zaima, Education Program Assistant, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University Target Audience: Grades 1 - 5 educators Description: Fish in the Hudson may share a watery habitat, but aside […]

EI Live K-12: The Hudson’s Habitat (For grades 6-8 educators)

Online NY

This event is part 2 of a special 3-part series for educators on the Hudson River Estuary. Presenters: Margie Turrin, Director of Educational Field Programs, and Laurel Zaima, Education Program Assistant, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University Target Audience: Grades 6-8 educators Description: The Hudson is a critical habitat for many threatened and endangered species. Some […]

TIC Book Club: A Woman Is No Man by Etaf Rum

Online NY

The August selection for our book club is A Woman Is No Man by Etaf Rum. About the Book: This debut novel by an Arab-American voice,takes us inside the lives of conservative Arab women living in America. In Brooklyn, eighteen-year-old Deya is starting to meet with suitors. Though she doesn’t want to get married, her grandparents give […]

Uptown Triennial Copy

Online NY

Presented by: The Wallach Art Gallery Location: Online Date(s): Sunday, August 23, 2020 -Time: TBD In celebration of the Harlem Renaissance centennial, the second iteration of the Wallach Art Gallery's Uptown triennial, Uptown 2020, will present works by contemporary artists who have been inspired by this important expression of modernism. Contemporary works will be exhibited […]

Building a Moral Revolution to End Poverty

Online NY

Instructor: Adam Barnes Date: Saturday, September 12, 9:00 am -12:00 pm  |  Saturday, September 19, 9:00 am -12:00 pm Register: Click Here As seminarians, we are graduating into a world in turmoil. How are we prepared to offer spiritual leadership in these times? This seminar draws on the Kairos Center’s national network of leaders and decades […]

Women in Prison in the Time of COVID and Black Lives Matter

Online NY

Instructor: Judy Clark Date: Saturday, September 12, 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm  |  Saturday, September 19, 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm RSVP: Click Here The prisons have been a center of the COVID pandemic revealing the underlying issues of over-incarceration, long sentences, and the role of the prison system for maintaining white supremacy. This class is being held […]

Humanist Life Passage Ceremonies

Online NY

Instructor: Anne Klaeysen Date: Saturday, September 12, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm | Saturday, September 19, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm RSVP: Click Here With the rise in what Pew Forum refers to as the “nones,” or religiously unaffiliated, and those who are “spiritual but not religious” (SBNR), more people are looking for non-traditional ceremonies. Humanism, […]

TISSUE TALKS: Sarah Heilshorn, PhD, Stanford University

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On Wednesday, July 29th @ 3:00PM EDT, we welcome Professor Sarah Heilshorn from Stanford University as she presents "Designing adaptability into biomaterials." ABOUT TISSUE TALKS Join us every Wednesday at 3:00PM Eastern for Tissue Talks --- a weekly lecture series from global leaders in tissue engineering --- brought to you by University Professor Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, […]