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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...
May 22, 2015
The Graduate Student Center in 301-302 Philosophy Hall will be open every day during the summer, except during University holidays (May 25 and July 3-4). The GSC serves as a space for interaction...
May 26, 2015
During the 2015-16 academic year, the Modern Language Association's "Connected Academics" project will offer 20 language and literature doctoral candidates and recent Ph.D. recipients in the New York...
May 07, 2015
The Columbia University Libraries are looking for Columbia graduate students to intern with librarians and technologists and support digital scholarship on campus. The Libraries have three digital...
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 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...
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...
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...