Featured Playlists

Building Self-sufficiency among Low-income Tenants: A Conversation with Guest Esther Shin

A conversation on the frontier of housing-based community development with a data and results-informed approach with guest Esther Shin, President of Urban Strategies, facilitated by Eric Iglesias, MSRED ‘21 Research Assistant at the GSAPP Housing Lab. This event is part of a series organized by the student team at GSAPP’s Housing Lab of informal interdisciplinary conversations on the frontiers of>>>

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Adolphus Hailstork @ 80: A Celebration

Join us for a celebration of the renowned composer Dr. Adolphus Hailstork at 80. This concert is presented by The Greene Space at WQXR/WNYC. We are also working on our first album, which will feature Hailstork’s music on this program. FEATURING Ashley Horne, violin Claire Chan, violin Amadi Azikiwe, viola Wayne Smith, cello Hassan Anderson, oboe Kenneth Overton, baritone David Berry, piano>>>

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Reimagining Education: Teaching, Learning and Leading for a Racially Just Society

Needed now more than ever, Reimagining Education is here to support educators who strive to be anti-racists amid a global pandemic and ongoing racial injustice. Amid the deep frustration with the exacerbation of the racial and socio-economic inequalities and a widening opportunity gap laid bare by the pandemic, there is hope that our field may be shifting away from its over-reliance on>>>

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Climate Policy under Budget Reconciliation

Budget reconciliation is a procedure that allows certain legislation to avoid the filibuster in the U.S. Senate. Policies passed through this process require only a majority to pass rather than the 60 votes usually required, which makes it an appealing route to accomplish legislative goals. However, the process comes with constraints. Any measures passed through reconciliation can only affect>>>

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Voices of the Coast

This May 22nd join the Harlem Arts Alliance, the African Artists Foundation & Carter Fine Arts Services for a conversational introduction to: Voices of the Coast A joint intercontinental virtual and physical exhibition 1 pm EST/6 pm WAT/7 pm CET Moderated by artist Gadi Ramadhani, Voices of the Coast: Virtual Discussion & Exhibition Preview will unite the voices and coasts of visual>>>

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Pity These Ashes: TULSA 1921-2021

This is an online event with no live audience. We hope you will join us. PROGRAM Jessie Montgomery Starburst Alice Coltrane Prema for Harp and Strings arranged by Tom Cunningham of Urban Playground Orchestra Adolphus Hailstork TULSA 1921 (Pity Theses Ashes, Pity This Dust) for Mezzo-Soprano and Chamber Orchestra *World Premiere – libretto by Herbert Woodward Martin Trevor Weston The People>>>

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Power and Sustainability: The View from India’s State-Owned Utility

As India faces the enormous human toll from the global pandemic, it simultaneously continues efforts to grow its electric power sector and enable economic opportunity and poverty reduction. State-owned enterprises play a critical role in India’s power sector, and none plays a larger role than NTPC. Founded as a fossil-fuel generator, NTPC is now branching out into developing zero-carbon resources>>>

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Bulldogs in the Duma: Executive Factionalism and Lawmaking in Russia

This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar and streamed via YouTube Live. There will be no in-person event. To register and access live stream links, visit the event page on our website:  Register here for the Zoom webinar, or tune in on YouTube Live. Please join us for an installment in our Rule of Law in Autocracy: The Legal Dimension of Russian Politics speaker series, a presentation>>>

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The Ethics of Heart Transplantation

New proposals to increase heart donations after brain death raise complex ethical dilemmas. Join the MS in Bioethics Program at Columbia and Columbia’s Center for Clinical Medical Ethics for a discussion of these controversies and how to move forward.   REGISTER HERE   Speakers Lydia Dugdale, MD, MAR (ethics) Dorothy L. and Daniel H. Silberberg Associate Professor of Medicine at>>>

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Stop Asian Hate Panel: Mental Health, Self-love & Solidarity

In honor of CUIMC’s Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, the API Employee Resource Group, will close the month’s events with a panel discussion on May 24th 2:30pm – 4:00pm. The discussion topic is: Stop API Hate- A Discussion of Mental Health, Self-Love, Solidarity and Diversity. Panelists are: Drs. James Tsai (President of Mount Sinai New York Eye & Ear>>>

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Join us today for a series of indoor AND outdoor performances around the Close in partnership with @nypopsup. Inside, @moses will perform t…

Join us today for a series of indoor AND outdoor performances around the Close in partnership with @nypopsup. Inside, @moses will perform three free stripped-down sets of music throughout the day. He will perform at 3:30, 5:15, and 7pm. All three sets are officially at capacity! Outside, visitors on the Pulpit Green will be treated to three unique sets of performances by artists including River>>>

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Monday, June 14, join us for another virtual installment of Body and Soul: Yoga from the Cathedral! Lead by Mia Michelson-Bartlett, RYT-200 …

Monday, June 14, join us for another virtual installment of Body and Soul: Yoga from the Cathedral! Lead by Mia Michelson-Bartlett, RYT-200 and the Cathedral’s Manager of Visitor Services, and recorded from inside the Cathedral’s monumental architecture, this gentle 60-minute yoga practice will help you align, ground, and recalibrate from the comfort of your home. Friendly for yogis>>>

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Tomorrow, Sunday June 13, join a Cathedral Educator for a guided tour of the Cathedral’s stunning 11-acres. On this Gardens & Grounds tour, …

Tomorrow, Sunday June 13, join a Cathedral Educator for a guided tour of the Cathedral’s stunning 11-acres. On this Gardens & Grounds tour, you will join fellow nature and architecture enthusiasts for an outdoor walking excursion where you will learn all about the history of the various buildings on the Close and stop to smell the roses that adorn our campus. 3pm, rain or shine>>>

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The Morningside Heights neighborhood is home to the world's leading academic and religious institutions who together, create a truly unique community in which to live, learn, and grow.

Morningside Area Alliance facilitates partnerships between members and is a go-to source for neighborhood information.

Officers of the Board

Brent Dickman, President & Treasurer

Paula Mayo, Vice President

Isadora Wilkenfeld, Secretary

 

Executive Committee Members

Paula Mayo, Chair | Brent Dickman | Ariana González Stokas | Isadora Wilkenfeld

Committees & Roundtable Leadership

Matthew Camp, Chair: Policy Responders

Brent Dickman, Chair: Finance

Robin Reese, Chair: Communications

Isadora Wilkenfeld, Chair: Nominations