Wm. Theodore de Bary ’41CC, ’53GSAS, the John Mitchell Mason Professor Emeritus and Provost Emeritus, has been named by President Barack Obama ’83CC as one of 10 recipients of the 2013 National Humanities Medal for his pioneering work in East Asian studies.
CUriosity3 is a public seminar program addressing the intersection between Arts and Science with a view to start interesting discussions and debate around the common ground of creative practice and scientific discovery.
Several professors at Columbia, in disciplines ranging from dance to history to writing, were awarded prestigious Guggenheim Fellowships for 2014, based on their distinguished achievement and exceptional future promise.
Columbia Engineering’s Class Day will feature Jon Oringer ‘99SEAS, founder and chief executive officer of Shutterstock Inc. Columbia College’s Class Day will include an address by acclaimed actor and screenwriter Dan Futterman ‘89CC.
Funded by a generous grant from President Lee C. Bollinger, the Presidential Global Fellowship program provided funding for 12 first-year undergraduates to participate in a Columbia summer study abroad program.
Disney’s Frozen, written and co-directed by alumna Jennifer Lee (SOA ‘05), won two Academy Awards—Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song. Alumna Dede Gardner (CC ‘91) co-produced Best Picture winner 12 Years a Slave, which received nine nominations in all.
Due to inclement weather, Columbia University is closed on Friday, January 3. The Office of Undergraduate Admissions will re-open on Monday, January 6 at 9 a.m. We will respond to e-mail messages sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Regular Decision candidates who have already started a Common Application are strongly encouraged to finish their application if possible, but students may use the Columbia First-Year Application if they encounter problems applying to Columbia through the Common Application.
Funded by a generous grant from President Lee C. Bollinger, the Presidential Global Fellowship program is a new opportunity that offers first-year undergraduates the chance to apply for funding for a Columbia summer study abroad program.