Read up on the latest events and news from your Columbia alumni community.
- Online Networking Hour: Leadership—Lessons Learned (March 27: Online)
- Alumni Mixer with MIT (March 28: London, UK)
- Cello and Piano Concert (March 28: Paris, France)
- The Vaccine Race Book Talk (April 4: Washington, DC)
- Columbia Alumni Winemakers Collective Reception (April 12: New York, NY)
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT:
This week, Barnard alumna, actress, and activist Cynthia Nixon '88BC announced she is running for governor of New York.
Columbia's Center for Veteran Transition and Integration announced a collaboration with Citi to increase educational programming for veterans and military family members transitioning to college, civilian life, and the workforce.
A crowdsourced family tree project, led by Columbia computer scientist Yaniv Erlich, yields new insights about marriage, longevity, and migration.
THE LOW DOWN:
Celebrate Columbia's culture of entrepreneurship and innovation at the 5th Annual StartupColumbia Festival, happening April 5-6. The Festival will include discussions around entrepreneurship hot topics, good eats from alumni food startups, wine tastings, and conversations with 2008 Obama presidential campaign COO Henry De Sio Jr., inventor and professor Elizabeth Hillman, and unicorn founder Marco Zappacosta '07CC. Register today.