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Illustration for Celebrating 30 Years of Columbia College Women all-day symposium

Watch highlights from Columbia College Women’s 30th anniversary symposium, along with full recordings of some of our most popular alumnae panels.


“Girls Who Thrive

  • Wanda M. Holland Greene CC’89 — Head of School, The Hamlin School; University Trustee
  • Claire Shipman CC’86 — Reporter, University Trustee, co-author of The New York Times bestseller The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance — What Women Should Know

“Women’s Rights Are Just Right”

  • Andrea Miller CC’89 — President, National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH)
  • Valerie Purdie-Vaughns CC’93 — Associate Professor of Psychology, Columbia University
  • Khadijah Sharif-Drinkard CC’93 — Vice President, Associate General Counsel, BET
  • Mignon Moore CC'92 — Associate Professor, Sociology, Barnard College (moderator)

Why Coeducation Happened, and Why it Matters

  • Nancy Weiss Malkiel — Author of Keep the Damned Women Out and Professor of History, Emeritus, Princeton University
  • Kyra Tirana Barry CC’87 — Chair and President Emerita of the Columbia College Alumni Association
  • Linda Mischel Eisner CC’87 — Director of Special Projects, Columbia University
  • Introduction by: • James J. Valentini — Dean of Columbia College, Vice President of Undergraduate Education

“The Next 30 Years”

  • Lisa Carnoy CC’89 — Division Executive, U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management; University Trustee
  • Virginia Cornish CC’91 — Helena Rubinstein Professor of Chemistry (in Systems Biology), Columbia University Department of Chemistry
  • Marie Donoghue CC’87 — Executive Vice President, Global Business and Content Strategy, ESPN
  • James J. Valentini — Dean of Columbia College and Vice President for Undergraduate Education (moderator)