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Upcoming Events

Transnational Feminist Futures

25
Mar
Monday, March 25, 2019
4:15pm to 6:15pm

Join scholars and activists for a roundtable conversation on transnational feminism. Participants will explore how its theory and practice can build more robust conversation around human rights, race relations, sexuality, and more.

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Let's Talk: A conversation about identities in public spaces

27
Mar
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
4:00pm to 5:30pm

How can we express our identities on campus while maintaining an inclusive community?

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Film Screening: I Am Not Your Negro

27
Mar
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
6:30pm to 8:30pm

The Maison Française and SIPA Students of Color invite you to a free screening of Raoul Peck's documentary on racism in America, based on James Baldwin's unfinished manuscript.

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Women of Color Roundtable with Columbia Faculty

28
Mar
Thursday, March 28, 2019
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join Columbia faculty members for a discussion on the experiences of women of color in higher education. Dinner will be served. Part of the Graduate Initiative for Inclusion and Engagement.

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ROOTED Dinner & Dialogue Series: "How does your identity shape your mental health experience?"

28
Mar
Thursday, March 28, 2019
6:30pm to 8:30pm

A student-facilitated dialogue on identities' influence on our mental health and wellness experience. Part of the ROOTED Dinner & Dialogue series sponsored by Undergraduate Student Life.

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Tax Workshop for International Students & Scholars

29
Mar
Friday, March 29, 2019
2:00pm to 3:15pm

Sprintax is the tax preparation software provided by the ISSO for international students and scholars in F or J status, who are all required to mail at least one federal nonresident tax form (form 8843) to the IRS (Internal Revenue Service). Sprintax VP Enda Kelleher will provide a general overview of the U.S. tax-filing process.

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Leadership Skills for Success (Graduate Initiative for Inclusion and Engagement)

03
Apr
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
12:30pm to 1:30pm

Join Columbia faculty for a hands-on workshop and learn leadership skills that will positively im

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Leadership Skills for Success (Graduate Initiative for Inclusion and Engagement)

03
Apr
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
12:30pm to 1:30pm

Join Columbia faculty for a hands-on workshop and learn leadership skills that will positively impact your studies and future career. All graduate students are welcome to attend. Light lunch will be served.

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Messages to the Community

On the Terrorist Attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand

March 15, 2019 - We are deeply saddened by the horrific terrorist attacks that took place yesterday at the Al Noor and Linwood mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. We condemn this devastating violence against the Muslim community and grieve for the many people slain and injured.

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Resources for support in light of the tornadoes in Alabama, Across the Southeast

March 4, 2019 - The Columbia community is thinking of those of you with family and friends who may have been affected by the catastrophic tornadoes across parts of Alabama and the Southeast yesterday.  

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Important message from Columbia Health

February 1, 2019 - Please check the Columbia Health website for an important community health message about bacterial meningitis

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In Response to the Department of Education's Title IX Proposal

January 31, 2019 - Throughout Columbia’s extensive work on gender-based misconduct prevention and response, the University is deeply committed to supporting all of our students and providing a process for responding to reports of gender-based misconduct that is fair to all students and sensitive to the issues involved.

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