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[28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
CEAA at Radio City Music Hall

Join CEAA for a family-friendly trip to see Radio City Music Hall’s world-famous holiday event: Radio City Christmas Spectacular! Guests will be seated with other Engineering alumni and their families during the show. Tickets are originally $110 but have been marked down to just $35 for Engineering alumni and their families. Due to limited numbers, only three tickets are allowed per alumnus. Click here to register online.

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[28 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Columbia Announces Proposal for New Engineering & Applied Science Campus

Dean Feniosky Peña-Mora announced the University’s proposal to create a new campus devoted to engineering and applied science on Thursday. The proposal was drafted in response to the New York City Economic Development Corporation’s RFP for a new applied science campus in New York City. In the above video, the Dean discusses the School’s proposal and its impact on the University and the City.

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[27 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
School Announces Nine New Named Professors

Nine new endowed chairs were honored on Wednesday, Oct. 19, at the School’s annual celebration of faculty excellence. The nine professors include three new faculty members— Katayun Barmak from Carnegie Mellon University, Michael J. Collins from MIT, and Jacob Fish from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute— and six current faculty—Dimitris Anastassiou, Keren Bergman, Shih-Fu Chang, Jingyue Ju, Andrew F. Laine, and Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic.  Click here to read the full story.

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[3 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Networking Reception with SHPE, SWE, and NSBE

Interested in meeting and helping students?  Join Dean Peña-Mora and CEAA at a special reception for students in the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) and the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE).  The event will be held at the Columbia Club of New York on November 1 and will feature remarks from the Dean as well as from a special keynote speaker.  Come meet the outstanding students at Columbia Engineering and give them advice on their professional aspirations as they prepare to apply …

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[3 Oct 2011 | Comments Off | ]
Save the Date for Reunion & Dean’s Day 2012!

Mark the dates on your calendar for Reunion and Dean’s Day 2012!  Reunion Weekend will take place May 31 – June 3, 2012.
What’s the Difference between Reunion and Dean’s Day?
Reunion is a weekend-long series of events for Engineering classes celebrating a Reunion year.  Reunions are celebrated every five years.  In 2012, the following classes will be celebrating a Reunion: 2007, 2002, 1997, 1992, 1987, 1982, 1977, 1972, 1967, and 1962.  We are also proud to welcome the Class of 1962 into the Golden Lions Society as they celebrate their 50th …