MAA Collab Grant Projects

Celebration of Latin Music

The Celebration of Latin Music will be held on Cinco de Mayo 2022 and feature the inter-regional Latin music band Zon del Barrio, all led by the Latin American Studies departments at Columbia and Barnard. The concert is one of a three part celebration of Hispanic culture during 2022.  To know more see Maria Lozano at 917-365-7671 What to expect: A high-energy musical extravaganza that celebrates Nuyorican tradition and culture led by Bandleader, Composer, and Historian Aurora Flores with 15-piece orchestra Zon Del Barrio.

Circular Community

Barnard is offering the Circular Community, an ecosystem to share supplies like books, clothes, art and office supplies, and more between member organizations. For more information you can reach Leslie Raucher at 212-854-7979

Community Impact Exhibit

Community Impact is preparing their 40th Anniversary with a pop-up gallery from Wednesday April 13 to Friday April 15, 2022, focused on 40 years of serving the community. It will be open to the University community and anyone interested in volunteerism. For more information get in touch with Satrina Boyce at 646-594-3944


The Media Making and Multimodal Scholarship Festival will take place on April 8, 2022 as a part of the larger Podfest, aimed at developing collaborative tools with Teachers College and the greater community for advancing media and social change. See Katie Newhouse for more info at 617-817-4717

Singers’ Workshop

Singers’ Workshop at Teachers College will run from March through June of 2022 as an after school music program for 25 local youth that gives public performances, headed by Jeanne Goffi-Fynn and a team of Teachers College faculty. In partnership with the Columbia Secondary School, scholarships are available. Learn more and get involved at or 917-312-9502