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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...
January 25, 2016
Columbia University has a new Global Travel website, which outlines important information for all students who will be traveling internationally as part of their studies or research. Before departing...
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...
July 23, 2015
The Summer Research Program (SRP) began at Columbia University's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences in 1989.  More than 300 promising students from around the United States have taken advantage of...
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...
April 26, 2016
The American Academy in Rome recently announced the winners of the Rome Prize Fellowship, an annual award which supports advanced independent work in the arts and humanities. The award provides the...
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...