Book Talk. Slow Anti-Americanism

Online online, New York

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: https://harriman.columbia.edu/event/virtual-event-book-talk-slow-anti-americanism-edward-schatz Register here for the Zoom webinar, or tune in on YouTube Live. Please join us for a conversation with Edward Schatz, author […]

Zero-Carbon Hydrogen Use in Today’s Energy System

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Hydrogen is rapidly emerging as a key fuel and ingredient to lower greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to climate change in critical sectors of the global economy. But for hydrogen to make a significant contribution to the clean energy transition, we need policy options that overcome technical and commercial challenges, and allow hydrogen to be […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Development, Strategy and Implementation

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The Program in Vaccine Education at the Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons’ mission is to educate medical students and to inform health care professionals, public health experts, academic, government and industry researchers, policy makers, global health non-governmental organizations, journalists, and the general public as to the cutting-edge advances and challenges in modern […]

COVID19 in Asia: Diverse Effects, Responses & Prospects for Recovery

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Join a panel of experts for a discussion on how various countries across Asia have responded to the Covid-19 pandemic and what the prospects for recovery might look like. Qin Gao, Professor of Social Policy and Social Work, Director of China Center on Social Policy, Columbia University Jayati Ghosh, Professor of Economics, University of Massachusetts […]

Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Business Strategy

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The PER Live Series is a recurring set of discussions involving finance and business thought leaders. Topics address the important economic issues of our time. This event will take place via Zoom meeting on Wednesday, February 24th from 1:00PM to 2:00PM (EST). A Zoom invitation will be sent to registered attendees the morning of the event. This […]

TISSUE TALKS: Rosemarie Hunziker, Ph.D., Connexon Life Science

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We are excited to welcome Prof. Rosemarie Hunziker from Connexon Life Science Consulting to Tissue Talks on Wednesday, February 24th at 3:00PM ET, as she presents, "Confession of a NIH program director: What’s new at the zoo?" ABOUT TISSUE TALKS Join us every Wednesday at 3:00PM ET for the wildly popular Tissue Talks, our weekly webinar series hosted […]

Abortion and the Law in America: Roe v. Wade to the Present

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Join the Lehman Center for American History for a talk by Mary Ziegler, who will discuss her new book, Abortion and the Law in America: Roe v. Wade to the Present. Register Here Event Contact Information: Lehman Center for American History lehmancenter@library.columbia.edu

The Dissident

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On October 2, 2018, in one of the most heinous attacks on press freedom in recent memory, journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered by agents of the Saudi government inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. A new documentary, The Dissident, explores the human rights, press freedom, and surveillance issues raised by Khashoggi's murder. It features never-before-seen surveillance footage […]

New Sci-Fi Horror: Sputnik

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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: https://harriman.columbia.edu/event/virtual-event-new-sci-fi-horror-sputnik Register here for the Zoom webinar, or tune in on YouTube Live. Please join us for a meeting of the Russian […]

Nonfiction Dialogues: Lewis Hyde

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Lewis Hyde is a poet, essayist, translator, and cultural critic with a particular interest in the public life of the imagination. His 1983 book, The Gift, illuminates and defends the non-commercial portion of artistic practice. Trickster Makes This World (1998) uses a group of ancient myths to argue for the disruptive intelligence that all cultures need if they are […]

ERM Mindfulness Seminars

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ERM Mindfulness is an online program designed with positive psychology insights and neuroscience research to help participants to experience the present moment with increased acceptance, nurturing curiosity and promoting collaboration. Our minds have a natural tendency to wander. Now with the challenges that come from increased time spent at home and away from in-person activities, […]

Anti-Racism Speaker Series: Amadou Gaye, PhD, MSc

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Join the Center for Research on People of Color for our second Anti-Racism Speaker Series event on February 25, 2020, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. The event will feature Amadou Gaye, PhD, a Staff Scientist at the National Human Genome Research. His lecture, titled “Omics Study of Social Disadvantage in African Americans: How Adverse Conditions […]

Understanding Systemic Racism: The Role of the Radical Writer

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The Institute for Comparative Literature and Society at Columbia University in the City of New York presents as part of the Ambedkar Initiative, the Spring 2021 web series Understanding Systemic Racism: Art and Politics 10:00-11:45AM EST “The Role of the Radical Writer” Meena Kandasamy (writer and activist) moderated by Dhanya Addanki (writer and archivist) The Ambedkar lecture series […]

Diseases of Despair: Psychosocial Pathways and Disease Patterns

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Lauren Gaydosh, PhD Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology University of Texas at Austin Myrna M. Weissman, PhD Diane Goldman Kemper Family Professor of Epidemiology and Psychiatry Mailman School of Public Health This seminar series focuses on one of today's greatest public health challenges: the global epidemic of chronic diseases, including cancer, diabetes, heart […]

Living with Lewy Body Disorders Spring Seminar Series – Session 3

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"Palliative Care/Hospice Care Planning" Presented by Dr. Reena Gottesman, Assistant Professor of Neurology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center Registration: to attend the series or to request more information, email Kate Smith and you will receive an emailed Zoom link Zoom Meeting opens at 11:45 AM EST. Talks begin at 12 PM EST and Q&A follows, […]

Interdisciplinary Applications in Art, Museums and Collections

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Moderator: -Sally Yerkovich, Director of Special Projects at the American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) and Faculty, Museum Anthropology Program at Columbia University. Participants: -Catherine Kennedy, Archival Activist, Constitutional Court Trust, South Africa -Francis Nono, Community Activist, National Memory and Peace Documentation Center (NMPDC), Uganda -Lucas Sebastian Massuco, Political Scientist, Museo de la Memoria in Rosario, Argentina The […]

Stats on Your Own – Six Sessions to Self-Reliance

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Do you want to be self-reliant in doing statistical analyses? Stats on Your Own – Six Sessions to Self-Reliance will help you to know how your data should be analyzed, or when you need to consult a biostatistician. Geared towards junior researchers (residents, fellows, faculty), this short non-credit zoom course (six consecutive Thursdays 3-6pm 1/21-2/25) […]

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EI LIVE K12: Every Breath We Take

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Earth Institute LIVE (EI LIVE) K12 is dedicated to bringing the science of sustainability to K12 students, educators, and parents. Presenter: Garima Raheja, PhD Candidate, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences […]

Columbia Energy Straight Talk with Cheryl LaFleur and David Hill

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Join the Center on Global Energy Policy for Columbia Energy Straight Talk, a new discussion series hosted by David Hill, CGEP Adjunct Senior Research Scholar, and Cheryl LaFleur, CGEP Distinguished Visiting Fellow. The series will focus on frank, practical, bipartisan discussions on how to make change happen in the energy world. The hosts bring decades of energy […]

Abolition Democracy 10/13: Abolishing Coverture

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Professors Dorothy Roberts and Bernard E. Harcourt read and discuss “Wives, Slaves and Wage Slaves” by Carole Pateman and Killing the Black Body by Dorothy Roberts. Please RSVP here. More information here.

‘Tote/Abuelo/Grandfather’

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Marίa Sojob, writer and director of the film Tote/Abuelo/Grandfather, in conversation with Smithsonian film curator Amalia Córdova and Emmy-Award winning filmmaker Sebastián Díaz. Introduced by Ron Gregg, Film and Media Studies. Presented as part of the Mother Tongue Film Festival, Smithsonian.   “In her deeply personal debut documentary feature, Tzotzil filmmaker María Sojob documents the unexpected encounter between an old man, […]

Breaking Down the Walls: Applying Human Capital Analytics Across Functions to Unlock Organizational Performance and Career Growth

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Drive positive change and benefit from the application of analytics Learn about a framework from Columbia University scholar-practitioners that highlights the importance of treating HR functions as a system, and uses analytics to build insights and impact from those connections. Come away with a tool that you can share with colleagues to help you think about HR […]

Educational Policies and Healthy Aging in China

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Please join us for a lecture: Educational Policies and Healthy Aging in China Xi Chen, Associate Professor of Health Policy and Economics, Yale University Moderated by: Qin Gao, Professor of Social Policy and Social Work; Director, China Center for Social Policy A considerable amount of attention has been paid to the relationship between education and the […]

Immersive Journalism, with Francesca Panetta

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This talk is a part of the Volumetric Reporting series, which has received support from the Provost Teaching and Learning Grant for Emerging Technology. Advances in sensing hardware and computer vision algorithms have enabled common smartphone and tablet devices to be able to see and understand the world in more ways than ever before. Not only […]

BME WEBINAR SERIES: Brenda Ogle, PhD, BME Chair, Univ. of Minnesota

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On Friday, February 26th @ 11:00AM ET, we welcome Professor and Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Minnesota, Brenda Ogle, as she presents, "Strategies for 3D Printing Complex Cardiac Tissue Mimics." ABOUT THE WEBINAR Cardiac tissue engineering has emerged as a means to create living, human, cardiac tissue outside the body as a […]

Adapting to Reach Children in Crisis, Conflict & Pandemic Realities

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Adapting to Reach Children in Crisis, Conflict and Pandemic Realities: Experiences of Sesame Workshop and IRC Rene Celaya, Vice President for Humanitarian Programs and Managing Director of Ahlan Simsim at Sesame Workshop, and Heidi Rosbe, Senior Project Specialist of Ahlan Simsim at International Rescue Committee will discuss how an early childhood education program, Ahlan Simsim ("Welcome Sesame" in Arabic) promotes early learning […]

Expert Panel: COVID-19 & Geopolitics

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The Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies presents: Expert Panel: COVID-19 & Geopolitics: The Pandemic’s Impact on Global Relations With: Danielle Pletka, Senior Fellow, American Enterprise Institute; Adjunct Professor, Georgetown Jeffrey Sachs, University Professor, Columbia University; Director, Center for Sustainable Development Andrew Scobell, Senior Political Scientist, RAND Moderated by Stuart Gottlieb, Adjunct Professor, […]

Book Talk. The EU Anti-Corruption Policy

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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: https://harriman.columbia.edu/event/virtual-event-book-talk-eu-anti-corruption-policy-reflexive-governance-approach-andi-hoxhaj Register here for the Zoom webinar, or tune in on YouTube Live. Please join us for a presentation by Andi Hoxhaj (Warwick Law […]

Tidal Communities: The Experience of Underserved and Indigenous Rural Communities Along Changing Coastlines

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A two-part panel discussion among Aunnauruq Twyla Thurmond, Maurice Bailey, Whitney Barr, Robin Bronen, Alex de Sherbinin, Dean Hardy, Radley Horton, Malgosia Madajewicz, Dorothy Peteet,Shavonne Smith, Annauk Denise Olin, and Kate Orff, Professor and Director of GSAPP’s Urban Design Program. Listening: Shoreline Stories Challenges and Opportunities of Coastal Communities & Landscapes Representatives from Sapelo Island, Shinnecock, and Shishmaref discuss coastline changes and their impacts on lives […]

The Meanings of the Tabernacle

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AN ONLINE MINI-COURSE WITH DR. ALAN COOPER Tuesdays February 16, 23, March 2 at 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET The center of ritual and worship in the Torah was the Mishkan, the Tabernacle that the Israelites erected and transported during their wilderness wanderings, which as the prototype for the Temples in Jerusalem. After the destruction of the Second Temple in 70 […]

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

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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 War arms race. A new report by Center on Global Energy Policy research scholar Dr. Matt Bowen explains how the United States reached its current […]

March Narrative Medicine Rounds with Sara Hendren

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"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 is a humanist in tech—an artist, design researcher, writer, and professor at Olin College of Engineering outside Boston. Her book What Can A Body Do? How […]

Living with Lewy Body Disorders Spring Seminar Series – Session 4

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"Fall Prevention for Lewy Body Disorders" Presented by Dr. Ashwini K. Rao, Professor of Rehabilitation &amp; Regenerative Medicine in the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center<br /><strong>Registration: </strong> to attend the series or to request more information, email Kate Smith and you will receive an emailed Zoom link. Zoom Meeting […]

EI LIVE K12: A History in Mud

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Earth Institute LIVE (EI LIVE) K12 is dedicated to bringing the science of sustainability to K12 students, educators, and parents. About this Event Presenter: Nichole Anest, Curator, Core Repository, Lamont-Doherty Earth […]

Expanding Clean Energy Under The Biden-Harris Administration

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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, President Biden has exceeded records set by Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush in the number of women he has nominated to his Cabinet. […]

Implementation Science: Participatory Approach to Hypertension Care

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"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                              […]

Sputnik V and Russia’s New Vaccine Politics

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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: https://harriman.columbia.edu/event/virtual-event-sputnik-v-and-russias-new-vaccine-politics. Register here for the Zoom webinar, or tune in on YouTube Live. Join us for a meeting of the New York-Russia Public Policy […]

From Lawyer to Author: Charles Yu ’01 and Abigail Hing Wen ’04

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From Lawyer to Author: Charles Yu ’01 and Abigail Hing Wen ’04 explore their journeys from practicing law to writing critically acclaimed novels. Register for this Event How do you chart a path from law school to writing fiction? Two critically-acclaimed authors and CLS alumni talk about combining their legal training, personal experiences, and creative […]

Building Blocks for Sustainability

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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 […]

The 6th Annual Urban Design Storytelling Symposium: Narrative Change for the Green New Deal

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From the graphics of advocacy campaigns to the use of speculative fiction and data visualization in both environmental activism and design practice, multimedia storytelling is a necessary and powerful way to mobilize for a more equitable, decarbonized future. This symposium will convene an interdisciplinary group of change agents — activists, artists, architects, and authors — […]