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Programs & Events

The Columbia College Alumni Association hosts a variety of classes, social gatherings, cultural tours, galas and reunions throughout the year. From Mini-Core Classes that revisit the Core Curriculum to networking sessions, come connect with your fellow Columbians.

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AlumniTALK

AlumniTALK is a virtual speaker series in which prominent Columbia College alumni share their knowledge, insights and wisdom on salient topics.

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Columbia College recognizes the world as a dynamic, vibrant environment that requires our alumni to continually adapt, grow and innovate in order to succeed. Through career support and lifelong intellectual stimulation, our alumni have continuing opportunities to think deeply, refine their skills and sharpen their thinking. With faculty-led classes and tours, Mini-Core Classes at Reunion or throughout the year, and alumni expert lectures that reveal the wisdom of our former students, our alumni can learn for life.

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Every month, the CCAA and its partners host an array of events both in and outside of New York. Take a look at whats coming up in your area!

Signature Events

John Jay Dinner

The annual John Jay Awards Dinner honors five accomplished Columbia College alumni for distinguished professional achievements and raises funds for the John Jay National Scholars Program.

Columbia Reunion 2022

Alumni of all classes are invited back to campus once again to see friends and classmates. For those in milestone classes ending in 2 and 7, and the Class of 2021, you’ll enjoy Milestone receptions and dinners. If your class year ends in a different number, come for the weekend and be part of Columbia College again.

Homecoming 2021

Columbia Homecoming 2021

A long-overdue Homecoming, two years in the making! Join your classmates for a celebratory tailgate at Baker Field before the Lions take on Penn.

YAP

Each spring, more than 1,500 young alumni (graduates of the last 10 years from all four of Columbia's undergraduate schools) enjoy Columbia's biggest annual party with an evening of eating, dancing and fun. The next Young Alumni Party will be held on Friday, May 31, 2019.

Alexander Hamilton Award Dinner

The Alexander Hamilton Award Dinner celebrates distinguished service to the College.

The 72nd Alexander Hamilton Award Dinner, honoring Dr. George D. Yancopoulos CC'80, GSAS’86, PS’87, took place on Thursday, November 21, 2019.

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The annual John Jay Awards Dinner honors five accomplished Columbia College alumni for distinguished professional achievements and raises funds for the John Jay National Scholars Program.