SPECIAL NON-UNION CONTRACTOR OPPORTUNITIES Turner Construction is now able to hire non-union, certified Minority-, Woman- and Local*-Owned contractors for the Columbia Business School project at the Manhattanville Campus. Up to $25 million in contract awards are available. Learn How to Become a Non-Union Contractor at Manhattanville—Send Email to: CBSProcurement@tcco.com FLYER >> * “Local” refers to those whose primary business address is in one of the following 17 zip codes: 10025, 10026, 10027, 10029, 10030,10031, 10032, 10033, 10034, 10035, 10037, 10039, 10040, 10451, 10454, 10455, or 10474.
MANHATTANVILLE— Columbia University opened the doors of its sleek new arts center, christening the occasion with an exhibit of work exclusively from homegrown artists.The Lenfest Center for the Arts officially opened Friday at 615 W. 129th St. near Broadway, and is one of the first buildings to open since the university announced the development of its Manhattanville campus in West Harlem last year. The 60,000-square-foot center will host exhibitions, performances, screenings, reading, lectures and more. The university believes it will be a “cultural beacon” for the university, and will add to the arts scene in Harlem and Upper Manhattan. Its first exhibit, called “Uptown,” includes pieces from more than two dozen emerging and up-and-coming artists who are native or based uptown, from El Barrio to Washington Heights. The show features paintings, prints, photography, video and sculpture, among other works. “We look forward to collaborating with our neighboring museums, galleries and spaces, highlighting our local artists and welcoming new [...]
Professor Eric Abrahamson encourages clutter saying too much organization can be distracting and hinder productive work.
Last week, Columbia Business School officially minted the Class of 2016 as MBAs. On Saturday, May 14, Executive MBA candidates attended their own School-specific Recognition Ceremony at Dodge Fitness Center, where they were treated to remarks by Dean Glenn Hubbard, as well as from faculty members, staff members, and fellow EMBA students.
A look at the biggest ideas from Columbia Business School’s 100th-anniversary event.
The Commander of the International Space Station Says One Trait That sets a Top Astronaut Apart Can Be Found in Any Successful Businessperson
In a live chat aboard the International Space Station, Tim Kopra ’13, NASA commander, Expedition 47 discusses leadership traits in top astronauts that are also found in effective business leaders.
New research from Columbia Business School offers insights into the Nature of Baby Naming and Language
It was a historic evening in more ways than one.
The Tamer Center for Social Enterprise recognized the Carson family with its inaugural Horton Award.
Research from Professor Adam Galinsky and Senior Vice Dean Katherine Phillips revealing benefits of diversity such as increased creativity and innovation, higher quality decisions, and economic growth is cited.
Senor Vice Dean Katherine Phillips cites benefits of bringing together people with ethnic and racial differences and notes, to date, there isn’t much empirical research on socioeconomic diversity.
Paige Ford ‘17 is named one of 10 women to watch from the class of 2017.
Columbia University Shuttle Bus Service for Senior Citizens and Disabled Columbia University offers a Shuttle Bus Service for Senior Citizens and Disabled. Known as the Columbia Community Shuttle, this initiative provides free shuttle bus service for seniors and the disabled in the community, Monday - Friday from 9 am - 5 pm. The shuttle is wheelchair accessible and free for people with disabilities, the elderly and a companion, or individuals with a service animal. Along with the Senior and Disabled Persons MetroCard, the Columbia Community Shuttle also accepts the Medicare Card and Access-A-Ride as acceptable forms of identification to use this service. The shuttle connects 96th Street, the Morningside campus, the Medical Center, and Harlem Hospital with stops at the following locations near subway stations: Columbia University Medical Center, Harlem Hospital, 125th Street & Broadway, 116th Street & Broadway, and 96th Street & Broadway. To learn more view the slideshow below: [pdf-embedder url="http://morningside-alliance.org/wp-content/uploads/91312_community_guide_final_aug_2015.pdf"]
Columbia Manhattanville executive to speak at Greater New York Construction User Council event November 4
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