The Columbia Alumni Association (CAA) includes over 100 communities around the world connecting thousands each year -- a web of professional development and exclusive access to local culture -- creating Columbia in your backyard. Here are some of this year's highlights:
The former NASA astronaut and current Columbia engineering professor gave an out of this world lecture to the Columbia Alumni Association of Boston about childhood on Long Island, attending Columbia, and his trip to outer space. Read more.
The Columbia Club of South Florida and the CAA held their annual "Columbia at Art Basel" event at the de la Cruz Collection, followed by a reception at 4141 Design. Click here to check out some photos from the event.
(Photo: Columbia Club of South Florida)
(Photo: Columbia University Club of Philadelphia)
Columbia NorCal Board Member Makes His Voice Heard
Matt Mireles, a board member of the Columbia Club of Northern California and technology entrepreneur, started a radio show out of his garage in Menlo Park, California. Mireles said he always wanted to create a podcast after interviewing people on stage at Columbia alumni events. Click here to learn more about Columbia Alumni Radio.
(Photo: Columbia Alumni Radio)
Columbians in Japan Get a Lesson in Business
The Columbia University Alumni Association of Japan toured EGG JAPAN (Entrepreneur Group for Growing Japan), a business creation platform in Tokyo. The organization provides office & conference space, business development, corporate introductions, as well as a business club community to various foreign and Japanese venture businesses. View a slideshow of the group's tour.
(Photo: EGG JAPAN)
Columbia Club of Atlanta Hosts Timely Health Talk
(Photo: Columbia Alumni Club of Atlanta)
Delicious Excursion: Georgia Alumni Take Cooking Class with Locally-Renowned Chef
(Photo: Columbia Club of Atlanta)