From May 15, 2014 at 9:00 am through September 05, 2014 at 5:00 pm EDT
Columbia Engineering at 150

Chang Octagon Room - Rare Book & Manuscript Library - Butler Library, 6th Floor, East

See a Columbia University Libraries exhibit showcasing the past 150 years of Columbia Engineering history.





From June 28, 2014 at 11:00 am through September 28, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT
NURSING IN MAINE

MAINE

SON IN MAINE





From August 01, 2014 through May 29, 2015, All Day Event
Position: István Deák Visiting Professorship in East Central European Studies at Columbia University

Humanities or Social Science Departments of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Columbia University

Position: István Deák Visiting Professorship in East Central European Studies at Columbia University





From September 02, 2014 through September 05, 2014, All Day Event
Late Registration and Change of Program

Columbia University Morningside Campus

Late registration and change of program online. Students may only register during their registration appointments. A late registration fee will be assessed.





September 02, 2014, All Day Event
M.A. Application Deadline for October Degree Conferral

Columbia University

Students who are earning the M.A. either as part of a free-standing master's program or en route to the Ph.D. must apply for graduation by September 2 for the October degree conferral.





From September 02, 2014 through September 05, 2014, All Day Event
Late Registration and Change of Program

Columbia University Morningside Campus

Late registration and change of program online. Students may only register during their registration appointments. A late registration fee will be assessed.





From September 02, 2014 through September 05, 2014, All Day Event
Late Registration and Change of Program for Fall 2014

Register online through SSOL

Late registration and change of program (adding/dropping courses) for Fall 2014. Students may only register during designated appointment times (available in SSOL).





September 02, 2014, All Day Event
First Day of Classes

Columbia University Morningside Campus

Classes begin for the 261st academic year.





September 02, 2014, All Day Event
Fall 2014 Semester Begins

Columbia University

First day of classes for the Fall 2014 semester.





September 02, 2014, All Day Event
First Day of Classes

Columbia University Morningside Campus

Classes begin for the 258th academic year.





September 02, 2014, All Day Event
First Day of Classes

Columbia University, Morningside Campus

First Day of Classes





September 02, 2014 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm EDT
CCNMTL CourseWorks Open Lab for Faculty & Instructors

Columbia University Morningside Campus Butler Library, Room 204 CCNMTL Faculty Support Lab

CourseWorks Open Labs are designated times where faculty can explore all the innovative features of CourseWorks, and receive individualized support from CCNMTL's Educational Technologists. Come for CourseWorks, stay for innovation.





September 02, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Power Half Hour: Resumes & Cover Letters

Columbia University Center for Career Education East Campus Lower Level Conference Room

By attending a 30-minute Power Half Hour workshop on Resume & Cover Letter writing, you will be able to confidently format, revise, and improve the documents and the way you present yourself on paper. Before you attend the workshop, please visit our website, which will give you a great overview of the topic.





September 02, 2014 from 1:10 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
IEOR-DRO SEMINAR: Ronnie Sircar (Princeton University)

Uris 330

IEOR-DRO SEMINAR





September 02, 2014 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
CCNMTL Faculty and Instructor Workshop: Blackboard @ JTS: Getting Started

Unterberg 501 3080 Broadway New York, NY 10027

An introduction to using Blackboard for new JTS instructors and a basic refresher for returning instructors.





September 02, 2014 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm EDT
Discussion with Ben van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell plc

Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Memorial Library

A discussion on the state of the energy sector with Ben van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell. Mr. Van Beurden will deliver a keynote speech followed by an on-stage conversation with Dr. Daniel Yergin, Vice Chairman, IHS and Founder, Cambridge Energy Research Associates. Center Director Jason Bordoff will then moderate a panel on Future Trends in Energy Geopolitics.





September 03, 2014 from 9:30 am to 11:30 am EDT
P-Card Training

FINANCE TRAINING CENTER - 160 Studebaker (Hands-On Training Room - basement level) - 622 West 132nd Street (between Broadway and 12th Ave. - Bring CU ID for building entry)

Only individuals who have completed the application process, registered for training and who have a designated approver already trained in the program will be allowed to attend a training session. 





September 03, 2014 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
CCNMTL Faculty and Instructor Workshop: Blackboard @ JTS: Getting Started

Unterberg 501 3080 Broadway New York, NY 10027

An introduction to using Blackboard for new JTS instructors and a basic refresher for returning instructors.





September 03, 2014 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm EDT
CCNMTL CourseWorks Open Lab for Faculty & Instructors

Columbia University Morningside Campus Butler Library, Room 204 CCNMTL Faculty Support Lab

CourseWorks Open Labs are designated times where faculty can explore all the innovative features of CourseWorks, and receive individualized support from CCNMTL's Educational Technologists. Come for CourseWorks, stay for innovation.





September 03, 2014 from 11:00 am to 12:50 pm EDT
Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: Introduction to Early Environmental Legislation, Pre-1969

Columbia University, Morningside Campus, International Affairs Building, Room 407

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling





September 03, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
CCNMTL Faculty and Instructor Workshop: Student Engagement with TurningPoint Audience Response System @ CUMC

CCNMTL Conference Room, Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) , The Amory, 2nd floor 216 Fort Washington *Once you enter into the Armory, turn left. Walk up to the second floor and you will see a sign that says CCNMTL.

This workshop will explore how to use the TurningPoint Audience Response System to create polling sessions. We will also discuss how audience response systems can be used to transform teaching sessions into active learning experiences.





September 03, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Becoming Soviet: The Transformation of Everyday Life in Stalin's Times

Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1219

A talk by Malte Rolf , History Professor, University of Bramburg on his book Soviet Mass Festivals, 1917-1991.





September 03, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Power Half Hour: On-Campus Interviewing

Columbia University Center for Career Education East Campus Lower Level Conference Room

The Center for Career Education’s (CCE) On-Campus Recruiting Program (OCR) brings employers to campus for the purpose of meeting, interviewing and recruiting students. On-Campus Interviewing (OCI) is a critical component to the success of the On-Campus Recruiting program for both students and employers alike.





September 03, 2014 from 1:15 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Undergrads: How to Get a Job On Campus

Center for Career Education Conference Room (East Campus, Lower Level)

Undergraduates! Are you looking for On-Campus Jobs? Join CCE Staff to learn about the many Columbia resources for finding a job on campus, including LionSHARE, Work-Study website and other departmental listings. Attire: Casual Registration: Suggested in advance. Resume: Not required. This event is open to all undergraduate students from the following schools: Columbia College, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering & Applied Science and The School of General Studies.





September 03, 2014 from 2:30 pm to 3:45 pm EDT
CCNMTL Faculty and Instructor Workshop: Mediathread: Getting Started

Columbia University Morningside Campus Butler Library, Room 204

This session is ideal for Columbia faculty and instructors who are interested in creating innovative, multimedia-based assignments and elevating their students’ video and image analysis using CCNMTL's annotation platform Mediathread.





September 03, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm EDT
Lazard Info Session

Faculty House, Garden Room 2

EVENT CANCELLED: Come learn about Lazard Middle Market's 2015 Investment Banking Analyst position! This is for graduating seniors interested in pursuing a career in Investment Banking.

Suggested Attire: Business Casual





September 03, 2014 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm EDT
THE ULTIMATE INTERNATIONAL TRIVIA COMPETITION-World Affairs Council of San Antonio 14th Annual WorldQuest Games!

University of the Incarnate Word - SKY ROOM, 847 E. Hildebrand, San Antonio, Texas 78212

WorldQuest is an international affairs and current event trivia competition. It is fun, fast-paced, and a great way to test your knowledge about international affairs! Along with a night of intense cognitive athleticism, there will be dinner, door prizes and silent auction items between rounds. WorldQuest is played by teams of up to 6 people. Answers are submitted by teams, not by individuals. The game consists of 6 rounds of questions. The questions will be read by an emcee and projected onto a screen. Rounds are timed, and answer sheets are collected at the end of each round. The team with the highest number of correct answers after the final round wins! Last year the Columbia WorldQuest Team garnered third place in the competition.





September 03, 2014 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm EDT
OmniLearn Info Session

Hammer Health Sciences Building, Room LL205

OminLearn Info Session: Teaching Opportunities in K-12 Science Education





September 03, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm EDT
Chicago: The Book Club Reads Courtroom 302

Club Member's Apartment
South Loop
Chicago, IL
Details and directions will be emailed to those attending.

Courtroom 302: A Year Behind the Scenes in an American Criminal Courthouse, by Steve Bogira, takes you inside the Cook County criminal justice system. Published by Knopf in 2005, the book is the result of an astounding level of author access to the judge, prosecutors, and public defenders.





September 03, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm EDT
Shared Interest Groups: End of Summer BBQ

New York, NY

Join the Columbia University Alumni Shared Interest Groups on Wednesday, September 3rd at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que for our second co-sponsored event of the summer. Alumni will enjoy a private room above the restaurant where we can enjoy good times, music and FOOD. Come enjoy some great BBQ and not have to worry about cleaning up. (Plenty of wet napkins will be provided...!)





September 03, 2014 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm EDT
Shared Interest Groups: End of Summer BBQ

New York, NY

Join the Columbia University Alumni Shared Interest Groups on Wednesday, September 3rd at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que for our second co-sponsored event of the summer. Alumni will enjoy a private room above the restaurant where we can enjoy good times, music and FOOD. Come enjoy some great BBQ and not have to worry about cleaning up. (Plenty of wet napkins will be provided...!)





September 03, 2014 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm EDT
Strategy& (Formerly Booz & Company) Info Session

Faculty House, Skyline

Strategy& (formerly Booz & Company) is the pre-eminent strategy-through-execution consulting firm. We are a fast-growing, market-changing global business backed by the strength of the PwC network. Together, we bring more than 250 years of experience in over 157 countries around the world.

Want to find out more? Come to our Information Session on Wednesday, September 3rd in the Skyline Room at the Faculty House.

Target Audience: Undergraduate Seniors
Suggested Attire: Business Casual





September 04, 2014 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm EDT
CCNMTL CourseWorks Open Lab for Faculty & Instructors

Columbia University Morningside Campus Butler Library, Room 204 CCNMTL Faculty Support Lab

CourseWorks Open Labs are designated times where faculty can explore all the innovative features of CourseWorks, and receive individualized support from CCNMTL's Educational Technologists. Come for CourseWorks, stay for innovation.





September 04, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm EDT
The Sustainability Essentials Training Program (SET) Online Information Session

ONLINE

Speaker: Nancy Degnan, Director, Sustainability Essentials Training (SET) Program, The Earth Institute, Columbia University





September 04, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 1:15 pm EDT
Effective Job Search Strategy: Finding the Right Opportunity in the Least Amount of Time

Online

The 2-Hour Job Search author and full-time Duke MBA career coach Steve Dalton outlines an exact process for effectively turning strangers into advocates, leading to more interviews, better internal networks, and higher sales.





September 04, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Power Half Hour: Job & Internship Search

Columbia University Center for Career Education East Campus Lower Level Conference Room

Learn how and where to search, and how to make the most effective use of your time in today’s job market. Tap into Columbia-specific tools and learn about social media resources to incorporate into your search.





September 04, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Individual, Business and Society Fireside Chat with Raymond McGuire, Global Head of Corporate and Investment Banking at Citigroup

Uris Hall, Room 301

Raymond McGuire, Global Head of Corporate and Investment Banking at Citigroup, will discuss the importance of leadership, values and corporate governance in finance with Professor Bruce Kogut. The two will also explore what MBAs need to do to succeed in financial services.





September 04, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 1:15 pm EDT
Effective Job Search Strategy: Finding the Right Opportunity in the Least Amount of Time

Webinar for Alumni and Students (access via Internet and Phone)

Hear strategic and results-oriented practices from Steve Dalton, Author of "The 2-Hour Job Search: Using Technology to Get the Job Faster" & Senior Associate Director, Career Management Center, Duke University's Fuqua School of Business





September 04, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Thesis Defense Presentation

Morningside Campus 700 Fairchild 1212 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10027

Ana Calabrese, a Neurobiology PhD candidate in Sarah Woolley Lab, will present her thesis talk entitled " Single Cell and Population Coding Principles in the Songbird Auditory Cortex".





September 04, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
Culture of Service

Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - Room LL-106

Patient centered care focuses our attention on increased patient loyalty, maintaining current patients, growing practices and increased volume that leads to increased revenue. Participants will gain an understanding of the importance of a service of culture and the impact of individual performance to reinforce it and awareness of our expectations for service.





September 04, 2014 from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm EDT
Chemistry Colloquium - Alice Ting

Morningside Campus Room 209 Havemeyer 3000 Broadway New York, NY 10027

Chemistry Colloquium Presented by Alice Ting, Massachusetts Institute of Technology





September 04, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
NYC ASCENT Kickoff Event

Microsoft Technology Center 11 Times Square New York, NY

NYC ASCENT Kickoff Event





September 04, 2014 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm EDT
Friend for Rachel Information Session

401 Lerner Hall

“A Friend for Rachel” affords students with professional interests in healthcare with a unique learning experience and volunteer opportunity. Students provide ongoing companionship to people with early-stage dementia.





September 04, 2014 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Alabama: Reception for Ivy Alumni Near Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

Please join Columbia alumni in Birmingham for a BBVA Compass reception for all Ivy League alumni.





September 04, 2014 from 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm EDT
Films on the Green @ Columbia:Quai d'Orsay

Columbia University Morningside Campus Low Library Plaza

Free outdoor film event: Quai d'Orsay (The French Minister) By Bertrand Tavernier, 2013, 113 min.





September 05, 2014 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm EDT
Retirement Planning Workshop

Columbia University, Studebaker Building, 622 West 132nd Street, Room 469

These workshops are specifically for people age 40 or older and are designed to help you make decisions about your retirement planning and personal finances.





September 05, 2014 from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm EDT
GSAS New Student Extended Orientation

Roone Arledge Auditorium, Alfred Lerner Hall Columbia University, Morningside Campus

Extended Orientation includes a resource fair and presentations by representatives from Columbia Public Safety, the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, and Student Services for Gender-Based and Sexual Misconduct.





September 05, 2014 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm EDT
Barnard Fall Career Fair

Lefrak Gymnasium, Barnard Hall

Barnard Career Development is hosting their annual Fall Career Fair on Friday, September 5, 2014 from 11:00am – 3:00pm in Barnard’s Lefrak Gym. Note that this event is open to all undergraduate students including CC, SEAS and GS. Here is a list of their employers: http://barnard.edu/sites/default/files/2014_spring_cf_employer_descriptions_for_website_9.pdf http://barnard.edu/sites/default/files/2014_spring_cf_employers_by_industry_for_website_7.pdf





September 05, 2014 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm EDT
CCNMTL Faculty and Instructor Workshop: Mediathread Open Lab

Columbia University Morningside Campus Butler Library, Room 204

Mediathread Open Labs are designated times where faculty can receive individualized support from CCNMTL's educational technologists as they create their Mediathread courses and assignments. This session is ideal for Columbia faculty, instructors and teaching assistants who intend to use Mediathread in a course this semester.





September 05, 2014 from 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Employer Presentation: Ernst & Young

Davis Auditorium

Employer Presentation: Ernst & Young