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Student Event Spotlight

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  • Columbia Women in Business Society is hosting an event with the founder of The Skinny Confidential Podcast on Wednesday at 6 pm.


  • Columbia University School of the Arts is hosting a Nonfiction Dialogue with author Amitava Kumar on Wednesday at 7:30 pm. Kumar is the author of non-fiction books and two novels, and his book Immigrant, Montana won awards from The New Yorker and The New York Times. Barack Obama also included this work in his list of favorite books of 2018. You can register for the event here.
  • Also on Wednesday from 4 pm to 5:15 pm, the Office of University Life will be hosting a panel discussion with Columbia experts to discuss and reflect on the 2020 Presidential Election. You can register for the event here.
  • On Friday from 6:30 pm to 8 pm, The Institute for Comparative Literature and Society at Columbia University presents “Understanding Systemic Racism: The Third Annual B.R. Ambedkar Lecture.” Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Isabel Wilkerson will be discussing her book, Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents. You can register for the event here.

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