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by / on October 26, 2014 at 3:58 pm / in Uncategorized

Events 10/27 – 11/02

…for Radio Free Europe in West Germany. In 1956 he settled in New York City where he obtained his doctorate from Columbia University and spent the next decades as a faculty member. He served as the Director of East Central European Center. Mr. Deak has written extensively on eastern and central European history and politics. The event is organized by Columbia University Central and Eastern European (CUCEE) Club, and sponsored by East Central Euro…

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by / on October 12, 2014 at 3:12 pm / in Campus, Events

Events 10/13 – 10/19

…niversity Professor of Economics and Business, University of Amsterdam, and Queen Wilhelmina Visiting Professor, Columbia University Paul Schnabel, University Professor of Sociology, Utrecht University, and Queen Wilhelmina Visiting Professor, Columbia University Discussants: Sheri Berman, Professor of Political Science, Barnard College, Columbia University Wim Blockmans, Professor Emeritus, University of Leiden and Emeritus Rector, Netherlands I…

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by / on October 5, 2014 at 3:59 pm / in Campus, Events

Events 10/06 – 10/12

…ese with simultaneous interpretation provided by Andrew Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science, at Columbia University. Sponsored by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute. For further information regarding this event, please contact Lauren Mack by sending email tolem2111@columbia.edu . Click Here to Visit Website. Columbia Voting Week: Running for Public Office 6:00pm – 7:30pm Lerner Hall, Satow Room What is it like to run for…

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by / on October 19, 2014 at 11:50 am / in Campus, Events

Events 10/20 – 10/26

…, but also serious human rights challenges. 11:00 11:30 Opening session Introduction and welcome: Elazar Barkan, Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs Keynote remarks: Franois Crpeau, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants 11:30 13:00 Panel I: Human Rights and Migration: Ethics or Realpolitik? Chair: Dirk Salomons, Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs Michele LeVoy, P…

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by / on November 2, 2014 at 2:29 pm / in Campus, Events

Events 11/03 – 11/09

…l Agenda for Financial Stability: Have We Tamed the Too-Big-to-Fail Financial Institution? 9:00am – 1:30pm Columbia Law School Jerome L. Greene Hall Annex A Global Agenda for Financial Stability: Have We Tamed the Too-Big-To-Fail Financial Institution? Thursday, November 6, 2014 9:00 a.m.1:30 p.m. Columbia Law School Jerome Greene Hall Annex MODERATORS Patrick Bolton, Barbara and David Zalaznick Professor of Business; President of the Ameri…

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by / on November 9, 2014 at 8:32 pm / in Campus, Events

Events: 11/10 – 11/16

…sending email to nrudder@ei.columbia.edu Conscription against Communism 4:30pm – 6:30pm Faculty House The Columbia University Seminar on Twentieth Century Politics and Society presents: “Conscription Against Communism” A talk by Jeremy Kessler Free & open to the public. Jeremy Kessler is Associate Professor of Law (Designate) at Columbia Law School. He is a legal historian whose scholarship focuses on First Amendment law, a…

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by / on September 21, 2014 at 11:46 pm / in Campus, Events

Events 9/22 – 9/28

…rin with simultaneous interpretation provided by Andrew Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science, at Columbia University. For further information regarding this event, please contact Lauren Mack by sending email to lem2111@columbia.edu . Free French Africa in World War II 6:00pm – 7:30pm Columbia University Morningside Campus East Gallery, Buell Hall Eric Jennings new book, La France libre fut africaine, (Perrin, 2014, forthcomi…

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by / on November 16, 2014 at 11:35 pm / in Campus, Events

Events 11/17 – 11/25

…I Communications, the biggest Non-Russian PR agency in Central and Eastern Europe. Filip Tucek, President of the Columbia University Central and Eastern European Club, will moderate the discussion. This event is sponsored by the East Central European Center and Columbia University Central and Eastern European (CUCEE) Club. For further information regarding this event, please contact Filip Tucek by sending email to ft2439@columbia.edu or by callin…

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by / on June 21, 2014 at 1:59 pm / in Campus, Current Issue, Domestic, Education

Cashing In On Columbia?

by Cover image by Katie Shenck, via Flickr. As the end of the year approaches, students across Columbia’s campus are turning their thoughts towards the world outside the gates of 116th and Broadway. With recovery from the global recession proceeding slowly and youth unemployment at almost 15 percent, it is tempting to question the actual value of our liberal arts degrees. We reached out to the Columbia community to find out their vi…

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by / on September 29, 2014 at 12:30 am / in Campus, Events

Events: 9/29 – 10/4

…ah (Dartmouth), “The Army and Democracy: Military Politics in Pakistan” Aqil Shah earned his PhD at Columbia and is a Lecturer in the Department of Politics at Dartmouth.  He was a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University and has taught at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), the University of Illinois-Chicago, the University of Chicago, and Columbia. His teaching and research focus on democratization, civil-military rel…

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