The Next Generation

“Even after a fifteen hour day, being with a patient is always my favorite part—it’s why I’m here,” said Emma Goldensohn ’16PS.

Paying It Forward

"The scholarship I've established is for a future student who attended high school in Greater China," said Alex Li '73CC. "I hope that someone from that area, like me, will also benefit from all Columbia has to offer."

The Geography of Economics

Donald Davis ’92GSAS, the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Professor of Economics and International Affairs, studies how location impacts economies.

Health in Context

As a James Harden Fellow working in the Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health, Elisa M. González is exploring the roles history, culture, and politics play in health in Puerto Rico.

Giving Back Off Campus

From removing invasive plant species from local parks to outreach for AIDS testing in the Bronx, volunteerism is central to Ryan Jensen’s Columbia College experience.

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Introducing the Manhattanville Campus

Columbia is growing—both locally and globally. A new 17-acre campus is under construction just north of Columbia’s historic Morningside campus. Manhattanville will soon be a hub for interdisciplinary teaching, research, and scholarship.

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Annual Fellowships for Doctoral Study: Mailman School of Public Health

PhD students at the Mailman School need a minimum of five years to complete their degrees. With overall tuition costs nearing $170,000 per student, fellowship gifts are an essential source of funding to cover tuition and stipends.


The Atlantic Philanthropies Establishes New Fellowship Program at Columbia to Dismantle Anti-Black Racism

The Atlantic Philanthropies and Columbia University today announced the Atlantic Fellows for Racial Equity, a 10-year, $60 million program for courageous and creative leaders dedicated to dismantling anti-black racism in the United States and South Africa, two nations with deep and enduring legacies of racial exclusion and violence. The program – conceived, designed and led in partnership with renowned champions of racial equity – will enable visionary activists, authors and artists, among others, to enhance their understanding of anti-black racism and strengthen their strategic capacity, individual skills and professional networks to lead successful movements for racial equity in their communities, countries and around the world.


Peter de Menocal Named New Science Dean and Thomas Alva Edison/Con Edison Professor

Columbia oceanographer and paleoclimatologist Peter B. de Menocal has been appointed Dean of Science in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, as well as the Thomas Alva Edison/Con Edison Professor, a newly established chair funded by Con Edison.




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