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Past Events

Great Women at Columbia: Panel Discussion

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 06:00 to 08:00
Friday, March 8, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


The Forum at Columbia University ,605 W. 125th St., New York, NY 10027 Room/Area: Auditorium

A discussion about factors that may have kept women back historically- periods, HIV, maternal health, gender specific policy-, current forces that include #metoo, #timesup, lean in, the increase in women's political representation, and what the future of equity/equality looks like- if that's not setting the bar too low.

The panel discussion includes: 

Workshop on 20th Century Politics and Society - Theda Skocpol

Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 16:20 to 18:00


Lehman Center, Room 406, IAB, 420 West 118th Street, New York, NY 10027

Theda Skocpol (Harvard) will join the Workshop on 20th Century Politics and Society to present "Resist, Persist, and Transform: The Emergence and Impact of Grassroots Resistance Groups in the Early Trump Presidency" (coauthored with Leah Gose).

Cognition and Decision Seminar Series - Molly Crockett

Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 04:15
4:15 pm - 5:30 pm


Greene Science Center, 9th floor Lecture Hall

The Cognition and Decision Seminar Series brings together scholars from economics, psychology, neuroscience and other fields who are united by an interest in the cognitive mechanisms involved in decision making and related behavior, and the ways in which a better understanding of these mechanisms can lead to more accurate models of human behavior and more effective public policies.

Just Societies Speaker Series: Nancy Fraser

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 16:00 to 17:30
Thu, February 28, 2019 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM EST


Columbia Maison Française 515 West 116th Street Buell Hall New York, New York 10027


The Division of Social Science in the Faculty of Arts & Sciences at Columbia University presents the Just Societies Speaker Series, the signature initiative of Dean Fredrick Harris. These lectures spotlight the research of outstanding scholars working in a range of timely issues, including economic inequality, the experience of marginalized communities, and the impacts of policy and history on society's present and future. 

Narrative in the Natural Sciences and Humanities

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 08:30 to Friday, March 1, 2019 - 16:30
8:30 am - 4:00 pm


Faculty House, Columbia University, New York



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