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April 06, 2015
In March 2015, GSAS Alumni Association Board member Tracy Zwick moderated an alumnae breakfast in honor of Women's History Month. In the following Q&A, she describes her professional path and her...
March 27, 2015
Val Fitch, Ph.D. '54, Physics, died in February at 91. After joining the Princeton University faculty in 1954, he and his colleague James Cronin began collaborating on experiments, eventually...
November 07, 2014
Jonathan Auerbach, a Ph.D. student in Statistics, received press coverage this week for debunking the myth of one rat for every person in New York City. In an article published in Significance...
July 13, 2015
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce an expansion of family-friendly initiatives and resources for fully-funded doctoral students in Arts and Sciences programs. Beginning...
May 22, 2015
The Graduate Student Center in 301-302 Philosophy Hall is open every day during the summer, except University holidays. The GSC serves as a space for interaction among graduate students,...
July 16, 2015
In recent years, GSAS students have successfully applied for the fellowships listed below. Please check each organization's website for eligibility criteria and application instructions, and to...
April 30, 2015
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Dean's Award for Distinguished Achievement, which celebrates exceptional GSAS alumni who have exerted a...
March 24, 2015
Professor Sean C. Solomon and alumnus Carl Haber will deliver the keynote addresses at the 2015 Ph.D. and M.A. Convocation, respectively. The events will take place on Sunday, May 17 on the South...
May 14, 2014
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Columbia University is pleased to announce that Wallace S. Broecker, Ph.D. ’58, Geological Sciences, will be honored with the Dean’s Award for...
May 18, 2015
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Columbia University celebrated the Class of 2015 on Sunday, May 17 in two ceremonies honoring Master's and Ph.D. candidates. M.A. Convocation More than...
May 01, 2015
Nina Young, a D.M.A. student in the Department of Music, was recently awarded the Frederic A. Juilliard/Walter Damrosch Rome Prize in Musical Composition. The Rome Prize, awarded by the American...
March 27, 2015
The research and scholarship of GSAS doctoral students have been making national news in recent weeks. Below is a sampling of the expert perspectives that Columbia Ph.D. students bring to a wide...