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Enduring CME Programs


To successfully complete this activity, participants must read the content, and then complete the post-test and evaluation. Once you receive a passing grade, you can access and print your certificate of credit.

From May 02, 2016 at 12:00 pm through May 31, 2016 at 1:30 pm EDT
Sponsored Projects Essentials (CUMC)

Hammer Health Sciences Center Room 312

Sponsored Projects Essentials is an in-depth course that picks up where the Research Compliance Foundations course left off. The course delves more deeply into the policies and processes that govern Sponsored Projects.

From May 04, 2016 at 12:00 pm through June 01, 2016 at 1:30 pm EDT
Sponsored Projects Essentials (Morningside)

The Interchurch Center, 61 Claremont Avenue, at 120th Street, in the Robing Room

Sponsored Projects Essentials is an in-depth course that picks up where the Research Compliance Foundations course left off. The course delves more deeply into the policies and processes that govern Sponsored Projects.

From May 27, 2016 at 2:00 pm through July 01, 2016 at 4:00 pm EDT
English Language Intelligibility Fundamentals


In this 6 session short course led by Nancy Boblett, participants will learn and practice effective English communication skills. The course will cover: pitch, intonation, and stress; pauses, flow, and fillers; pronunciation, trouble-shooting segmentals; presentation skills, word stress/sentence stress, locking in pace and self-monitoring; small talk.

May 29, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm CST
Taiwan: New Student Send-Off Reception

The Place (有方酒藏) No 115 Level B1 Section 1 Hangzhou S Rd Zhongzheng Dist (中正區杭州南路一段115號B1) Taipei City (台北市) 100 Taiwan

Please join us on Sunday, May 29 for CAA’s first New Students and Alumni Networking Reception. It serves as a unique opportunity to welcome new students to our Columbia family and for current students to connect with our alumni.

May 29, 2016 from 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm EDT
Washington, DC: Nationals vs. Cardinals Member Appreciation Day!

Nats Park 1500 S Capitol St SE Washington, DC 20003

Just in time to observe the Memorial Day, please join us in supporting the Nats and Bryce Harper, the reigning NL MVP as they take on the perennial powerhouse St. Louis Cardinals in the last game of their 4-game series!

May 31, 2016, All Day Event
Application deadline for 10 Under 20: Young Innovators to Watch” award competition


CE Week announces the second annual “10 Under 20: Young Innovators to Watch” award competition to support and highlight New York City’s high school and college students at the forefront of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and math) innovation. This is your chance to recognize your students for their outstanding accomplishments, while also recognizing your school’s commitment to STEAM education. Ten student winners (individuals or groups may apply) will be honored for their outstanding achievements in tech innovation at this year’s CE Week, one of New York City’s most prominent consumer technology events, on June 23, 2016. In addition to this incredible honor and invaluable exposure in front of some of the most influential professionals in the technology industry, each winner will also receive a scholarship and prize package. 10 Under 20 winners have gone on to Ivy League schools, formed active hacker clubs in low income areas and developed commercially available products. Deadline: Applications are being accepted from now until May 31, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. EST. How to Enter: Beginning today, students can enter the 2016 10 Under 20 award competition using this simple online application. Award eligibility, criteria and other FAQs can also be found there. Projects may have been developed as a result of school, extracurricular or outside-of-school activities, including hackathons, community events, consulting projects or entrepreneurial activities.

May 31, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm MYT
Malaysia: Ivy++ Investing Towards a Sustainable and Developed Malaysia

Sunway Putra Hotel

Tan Sri Azman Mokhtar, MD of Khazanah Nasional will be the keynote speaker at the next Ivy++ event, 'Investing Towards a Sustainable and Developed Malaysia'. After the Sunway Putra Hotel dinner, there will be an informal Q&A. The Chow Kit Foundation will also make a brief presentation about their work with children.

May 31, 2016 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm EDT
Education in the Americas: Knowledge and Perspectives

Columbia University Morningside Campus Teachers College

Highlighting the unique contributions of scholarship in Latin America, this conference supports the broadening of hemispheric dialogue to include voices that are seldom heard in English-language publications. Please RSVP through the website: Seating will be limited. Presentations will be held in English and Spanish. To request disability-related accommodations contact OASID at, (212) 678-3689, (212) 678-3853TTY, (646) 755-3144 video phone, as early as possible. Sponsor(s): The Institute of Latin American Studies; the Greater Caribbean Center

May 31, 2016 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm CEST
Geneva: Art Talk with Professor Johanna Fassl

Impact Hub Geneva 1 rue Fendt Geneva 1201

We are pleased to welcome Associate Professor of Art History and Visual Communication at Columbia, Johanna Fassl for a special talk on what happens to perception under great emotional stress and how perception changes in a war zone.

May 31, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm CDT
Minnesota: CU Volunteer Event Spring '16

Second Harvest Heartland WEST 6325 Sandburg Rd Suite 1700 Golden Valley, MN 55427

Join your fellow Columbia Alumni of MN in giving back to our community. We will be volunteering at Second Harvest Heartland ( on May 31st from 6-8pm at their Golden Valley location. As volunteers, we will repackage bulk foods such as pasta or cereal into consumer size packages, sort and salvage damaged products or food items, sort food from food drives and donations, or label cans. These items go to their nearly 1,000 partner agencies, including food shelves and feeding programs that serve our hungry neighbors.

June 01, 2016 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm SGT
Singapore: Asian Economic Outlook 2016

SGX Auditorium 2 Shenton Way, Level 2 SGX Centre 1

HKUST Alumni, in partnership with The Economist, INSEAD, Nanyang Business School and SGX, will be hosting this year's Asia Economic Briefing on 1June 2016. Three speakers from the Economist and INSEAD will host a panel discussing Doom and Gloom vs growth opportunities in Asia. Speaker details are in the attached brochure. Tickets are $30 and please contact BX. We have limited seats (five), so please purchase early!

June 01, 2016, All Day Event
Application Open: Morgan Stanley Veterans Summer Networking Event

Morgan Stanley Headquarters 1585 Broadway @ 48th Street New York, NY

On Thursday, July 21st from 5PM to 7:30PM, Morgan Stanley invites student Veterans to join them at their headquarters to learn more about the Firm's business and culture, and hear from their Veteran community about their experience moving from the military to the workforce.

June 01, 2016, All Day Event
Application Deadline: Advance Into Consulting with Bain & Company

Event will be hosted throughout July 2016 at various Bain office locations in New York, Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, San Francisco

Application deadline for Bain's Advance Into Consulting events designed exclusively for PhDs, MDs, JDs, and medical interns/residents/fellows. At the event, you will learn more about the industry and see why Bain & Company is consistently recognized as "best place to work."

June 01, 2016 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm HKT
Hong Kong: University Book Club Reads Asia's Cauldron

UCF Capital (Ms. Shirley Hsu's office) 35 F Two Pacific Place 88 Queensway Admiralty Hong Kong

Robert Kaplan, voted in 2011 as one of the one hundred top global thinkers by Forbes magazine explains why the next hot spot in the world will be the South China Sea.

June 01, 2016 from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm EDT
Mexico: "Dialogues with Leaders" Conference with Mexico's Secretary of Social Development

Club Piso 51 Torre Mayor Mexico City

Join Columbia alumni in Mexico for another high-caliber conference, "Dialogues with Leaders," organized by the Columbia Alumni Club of Mexico.

June 01, 2016 from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm EDT
Mexico: "Dialogues with Leaders" Conference with Mexico's Secretary of Social Development

Club Piso 51 Torre Mayor Mexico City

Join Columbia alumni in Mexico for another high-caliber conference, "Dialogues with Leaders," organized by the Columbia Alumni Club of Mexico.

June 01, 2016 from 9:30 am to 11:30 am EDT
MSS Training

Columbia University Manhattanville 622 West 132nd Street Studebaker 160

At the end of this session you will be able to: - Access and navigate MSS - View and update employee information - Generate PAFs

June 01, 2016 from 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Managing Forests for Change Given an Uncertain Future

601 Fairchild Life Sciences Building, Morningside Campus, Columbia University

Speaker: Dr. Robert Scheller, a Charles Bullard Fellow, at Harvard Forest

June 01, 2016 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
PAC Learning Lab

Columbia University Manhattanville 622 West 132nd Street Studebaker 160

What is a PAC Learning Lab? This is an opportunity to ask questions and practice actions within the People @ Columbia (PAC) system at your own pace using the hands on training environment in the computer classroom at 160 Studebaker. What a PAC Learning Lab is not. This is not a complete training session for those who have not attended a prior Manager Self Service (MSS) or Template Based Hire (TBH) training session or have not completed the online Labor Accounting courses. This is an opportunity to refresh your skills, ask questions and practice activities specific to your needs. Covered topics: • Access and navigate PAC • Practice Manager Self Service actions including eTerm • Create and format MSS reports • Practice Template Based Hire entries • Navigate the websites to find information • Review Labor Accounting functionality

June 02, 2016 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm EDT
Effective Approaches to Conflict Management

Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - Room 404

Few of us enjoy situations involving conflict, but conflict is inevitable and can even lead to personal and career growth. Also, people who can successfully manage conflict have a considerable advantage—they are viewed as assertive and win the respect of others. This seminar offers concrete strategies and tips that can be applied in and out of the workplace. Objectives: Following this seminar, participants will be better able to: • Accept the inevitability of conflict • Develop a proactive approach to conflict management • Focus on achieving win-win outcomes • Utilize negotiation skills

From June 02, 2016 at 6:30 pm through June 05, 2016 at 10:00 pm EDT
Columbia College Alumni Reunion Weekend

New York, NY

Celebrating Reunions of class years ending in 1 and 6.

June 02, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm EDT
Washington, DC: Ivy Social Club Jazz on Jackson Place

Decatur House 748 Jackson Pl NW Washington, DC 20006

Join fellow Ivy alumni for an evening at Jazz on Jackson Place sponsored by the White House Historical Association.

June 02, 2016 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm EDT
Reunion 2016: Engineering Welcome Dinner & CEAA Awards Presentation

Low Rotunda

Join all Engineering Reunion classes along with Columbia Engineering alumni in the New York area for an evening of dinner and cocktails in celebration of the start of Alumni Reunion Weekend!

June 02, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm PDT
San Francisco: Columbia University Annual Film Night

Delancey Street Screening Room 600 The Embarcadero San Francisco, CA

We are proud to once again hold our extremely popular film event with our wonderful hosts at the Delancey Street Screening Room!

June 03, 2016 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm EDT
Financial and Retirement Planning Workshop for Officers Ages 21-39

Columbia University Studebaker Building Room 469

This workshop is designed to help Officers who are ages 21-39 make decisions about their personal financial goals and retirement planning.

June 03, 2016 from 10:45 am to 12:15 pm EDT
Reunion 2016: Morning Lectures & Tours

Morningside Campus

Start off your Columbia Engineering Reunion 2016 Friday with complimentary morning lectures & tours.

June 03, 2016 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
Culture of Service

Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - Room: 304

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.

June 04, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm CST
Beijing: U.S. Colleges Speed Dating and Mixer

Outside Terrace of Four Seasons Hotel, 48 Liangmaqiao Road, Chaoyang, Beijing

Are you a Columbian looking for a rapid-fire dating experience with alumni of other top schools, or just an evening of relaxed mingling? Find the love of your life or just meet old and new friends at this sultry summer event.

June 04, 2016 from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm EDT
All Class Reunion (Dean's Day)

New York, NY

Join us at All Class Reunion (Dean's Day) on Saturday, June 4. Alumni, parents and friends can participate in thought-provoking lectures and discussions with some of Columbia's finest faculty while reconnecting with friends old and new.

June 04, 2016 from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm CDT
Houston: Vintage Flea

Silver Street Studios 2000 Edwards Street Houston, TX 77007

Vintique Flea, the curated vintage and antiques market managed by Emily Yau (CC '07), returns to Houston on Saturday and Sunday, June 4-5

June 04, 2016 from 11:50 am to 2:00 pm PDT
Seattle: Northwest Harvest, Kent Warehouse

Kent Warehouse 22220 68th Ave S Kent, WA 98032

Northwest Harvest is a local nonprofit food bank distributor that provides more than 2 million nutritious meals each month to help fight to eliminate hunger. We will be joining the Princeton and Penn clubs for a two-hour volunteer event on June 4th. Friends and family (over the age of 9) are welcome!

June 04, 2016 from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm EDT
Hong Kong: Ivy Ball 2016 "The Ivy Galaxy"

The Convention Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre 1 Harbour Rd, Wanchai Hong Kong

As in each of the previous years, this year's annual Ivy Ball promises to be an evening of fun, fond memories, new friends, and even a bit of friendly competition among the alumni of the Ivies.

June 05, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm EDT
Richmond: Shakespeare Festival Performance of "Twelfth Night"

Agecroft Hall 4305 Sulgrave Road Richmond, VA 23221

Please join the Princeton Association of Virginia for the 2016 Richmond Shakespeare Festival Performance of “Twelfth Night.”

From June 06, 2016 through June 08, 2016, All Day Event
Volcanic Impacts on Climate and Society (VICS) Workshop

Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, First Floor Seminar Room

Speakers: Various

June 07, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
The Networking Hour: Healthcare Professionals


Network with Columbia alumni healthcare professionals from around the world and gain career insight by signing up to book your "virtual" seat today!

June 07, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm CDT
Chicago: Epicurean Club at Imperial Lamian

Imperial Lamian 6 W Hubbard St Chicago, IL 60654 United States

Join Epicurean Host Daniel Balsam for an exquisite Chinese meal at Chicago's New Imperial Lamian.

June 08, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
In-Service on Informed Consent & Common Pitfalls

Atchley PH 8 E 107

IPF Symposium

June 08, 2016 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Professional Communication Skills

Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - Room LL-110

This course is designed to help build professional communication skills to manage interactions with internal and external customers. It will also enable you to apply communication and emotional intelligence skills to identify and anticipate difficult situations and to be proactive in handling them before they arise.

June 08, 2016 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Livetalk: Your Career - Which Way?

Virtual Event - Login to be provided to registered participants

Join JPMorgan Chase for our "Your Career - Which Way?" LiveTalk, a live virtual chat, and hear our employees speak about their career journey. It's a chance for you to get the inside story about how our employees ended up where they are today and get all your questions answered by people who were once in your shoes.

June 08, 2016 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm CLT
Santiago: Alumni Gathering

Hotel Cumbres Lastarria José Victorino Lastarria 299, Santiago

Join Columbia alumni in Chile for a gathering organized by the Columbia Alumni Association and the Columbia Global Centers | Santiago. Following the success of our latest meeting in November, we are now hosting the first gathering of this year at Hotel Cumbres Lastarria.

June 08, 2016 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm EDT
Boston: Summer Bowling Night

Sacco's Bowl-Haven 45 Day St Somerville, MA 02144

Candlepin bowling: it’s weird, but it’s awesome.

June 09, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
Rhode Island: Welcome Summer Party

Svea Herbst-Bayliss '88SIPA & George Bayliss, '86SIPA 4 Elton Street East Side of Providence

Everyone's ready for summer and so is CAARI!

June 10, 2016 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm EDT
Giving Effective Feedback

Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - Room LL-202

This training is designed to enhance your ability to deliver feedback effectively. You will learn to differentiate between the main types of feedback and describe why each is used. You will also have multiple opportunities to study and practice an effective technique for giving corrective feedback.

June 10, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 1:45 pm EDT
MBTI Assessment for PhDs

Center for Career Education, Conference Room East Campus, Lower Level (Enter off of 116th Street, east of Amsterdam, through the Wein Courtyard)

Take the Myers-Brigg Type Indicator (MBTI) Assessment and learn more about how your personality type might influence career choice. The MBTI may help you with: Identifying your personality preferences Selecting a career or expanding career options Adding insight to improve professional relationships Enhancing your ability to lead and work with others in team-based environments Evaluating your innate personality and understanding of how your tendencies work together to shape your communication, information-gathering, decision-making and organizational styles Once you register for the workshop, you will receive further instructions on taking the MBTI assessment online prior to coming to the workshop. During the workshop, we will hand out your MBTI Assessment result and help you better understand and interpret your type. You will also participate in several group activities to learn how you may be able to use your newly gained knowledge of the MBTI types in understanding and using differences constructively. NOTE: Workshop attendance is required, in order to receive your MBTI result. Please do not register, if you are not available to attend the workshop on Friday, June 10th. Lunch will be provided. Space is limited, so make sure you register as soon as possible.

June 11, 2016 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm EDT
The Centrality of Civic Engagement and Work for Aging Well

Columbia University Morningside Campus School of Journalism Brown Institute

A joint program of the Columbia Aging Center ( and the Columbia Journalism School, the Age Boom Academy is a forum in which to educate journalists about the complex health, social, and economic issues facing our aging population. Nearly 200 journalists have participated in one or more of the annual Age Boom Academies since its inception in 2000. While most of the Academy is closed to the public, during this open session, Dr. Rowe will discuss his 1997 concept of successful aging premised on the idea of living a life with purpose through volunteering and employment and Dr. Fried will discuss her groundbreaking work around the benefits of civic engagement for the community and the individual as it relates to older workers and within the framework of Age Boom Academy.

June 12, 2016 from 11:00 am to 5:30 pm EEST
Greece: Tour of Archaeological Museum of Thebes with Columbia Professor

1, Threpsiadi st 322 00 Orhomenos tel. 2262027913

Be the first to visit the Archaeological Museum of Thebes since its reopening to the public and enjoy an exclusive tour by Prof. Ioannis Mylonopoulos of Columbia University’s Excavations at Onchestos, on Sunday, June 12th!

From June 12, 2016 at 8:00 am through June 17, 2016 at 5:30 pm EDT
22nd Annual Update and Intensive Review of Internal Medicine 2016

Columbia University Medical Center William Black Medical Research Building Alumni Auditorium 650 West 168th Street New York, NY 10032

This course is designed to provide internists and family practitioners with a comprehensive review of the most important advances that have recently been made in internal medicine, and to help candidates prepare for the Internal Medicine Boards or the Recertification Examination.

June 13, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm EDT
Create Your Plan: Retirement Savings Seminar: Hosted by Vanguard - Columbia University - Studebaker Bldg. - 622 West 132nd Street - 4th Floor - Room 469

Columbia University Studebaker Building 4th Floor, Room 469

These workshops are specifically designed to help you make decisions about your retirement planning and personal finances.

June 13, 2016 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
DEES Open Dissertation Defense: Multi-Stage Evolution of the Lithospheric Mantle in the West Antarctic Rift System

Columbia University, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Campus, Gary C. Comer Geochemistry Building, Comer First Floor Seminar Room

Speaker: Cathleen Doherty, Graduate Student, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DEES), Columbia University