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Conference: Writing the History of COVID-19: Lessons for the Next Pandemic

Friday, June 9, 2023 - 09:00 to 18:00


Lehman Center for American History 406 International Affairs Building 420 W 118th Street New York, NY 10027

Conference: Curiosity, Creativity and Complexity

Tuesday, May 23, 2023 - 08:00 to Thursday, May 25, 2023 - 18:00
May 23rd – May 25th, 8:00 am – 6:30 pm


Jerome L. Greene Science Center (9th floor lecture hall)

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How does the brain cope with Complexity? How do we make decisions when confronted with practically infinite streams of information? A three-day conference dedicated to the idea that Curiosity and Creativity play key roles in this process will be hosted at Columbia’s Zuckerman Institute on May 23-25, 2023.

Reproduction of Possibility: April 27-29 and May 4-6

Thursday, April 27, 2023 - 17:15 to Saturday, April 29, 2023 - 18:00
April 27: 5:15pm-8pm April 28: 10:30am-5pm April 29: 11am-6pm May 4 - 6: TBD

By way of Black Critical Thought,this colloquium excavates the moves, attachments, and structures of desire that stabilize critical lexicons around (re)production and regimes of valorization, as well as their implications at the level of political and libidinal economy.

Democratic Politics and the Problem of Mistrust in Experts

Thursday, April 20, 2023 - 09:15 to 16:15


Interchurch Center (Sockman Lounge), 61 Claremont Avenue, New York

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Caribbean Crucible: Atlantic Migrations and the Making of the Modern

Friday, April 14, 2023 - 10:00 to 18:30


Columbia Law School, 435 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027 106

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The Interdisciplinary PhD Workshop in Sustainable Development (IPWSD)

Friday, March 24, 2023 - 08:30 to Saturday, March 25, 2023 - 17:00
Friday, March 23, 8:30am-8:30pm, and Saturday March 24, 9:30am-5:10pm


IAB 1512

Welcome to IPWSD 2023!  We are excited to bring you the 14th annual Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Workshop in Sustainable Development.

Worlds at Waste: The Crisis of Water in the Subcontinent

Friday, April 7, 2023 - 10:30 to 16:30


Buell Hall, Columbia University, 515 West 116th Street, New York

Conference on the Credibility of Government Policy in Honor of Guillermo Calvo

Wednesday, February 22, 2023 - 03:00 to Friday, February 24, 2023 - 08:45

In 1978 Guillermo Calvo published the paper “On the Time Consistency of Optimal Policy in a Monetary Economy”. This paper shows how a conflict between the interests of the current government with those of a future government, both of which share the same objective of maximizing social welfare, gives rise to a credibility problem.

Farah Jasmine Griffin Conference: "Flowin": Breakthroughs in Black Feminist Jazz & Literary Studies

Friday, September 23, 2022 - 06:00 to Saturday, September 24, 2022 - 09:00
6:00pm - 9:00pm


Please join Yale's Black Sound & the Archive Working Group, as we celebrate the pathbreaking scholarship of Professor Farah Jasmine Griffin, Yale PhD '92 and William B. Ransford Professor of English and Comparative Literature and African American & African Diaspora Studies (Columbia University)

COVID-19 Vaccines: Unfinished Business

Monday, March 28, 2022 - 12:00 to Friday, April 1, 2022 - 14:30
12 noon - 2:00pm ET each day (closes at 2:30pm final day)


Virtual Symposium - Registration Required

Explore the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic and look to the future alongside an outstanding line-up of global leaders during this 5-day virtual #VaccineSymposium. Our panel of experts will discuss the topics that have shaped the world as we know it for the past two years—such as vaccine hesitancy, issues surrounding vaccine inequity, political responses to the pandemic, and the status of existing and new vaccines—and offer insight into how we can anticipate and prepare for new viral threats.


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