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May 18, 2016

15 Top Takeaways from the Centennial Symposium


A look at the biggest ideas from Columbia Business School’s 100th-anniversary event.

May 9, 2016

Centennial Dinner Breaks Numerous Records, Raises $7 Million

Columbia Business School’s Centennial Dinner was a historic evening in more ways than one. The event, which was the 40th installment of the School’s Annual Dinner tradition and commemorated the School’s 100th anniversary, welcomed a record-breaking 1,200 attendees to the Waldorf Astoria on May 2, and raised a total of $7 million — the second-highest amount the event has ever raised — thanks to 217 gifts from across the community and a surprise matching gift by Jerry Speyer ’64, chairman of Tishman Speyer and a member of the School’s Board of Overseers.

Apr 22, 2016

Ground Control to Commander Kopra

Aboard the International Space Station, Expedition 47 Commander Tim Kopra ’13 of NASA discussed life and leadership in space with Columbia Business School students.

Sep 23, 2015

Inaugural Centennial Showcase in New York Draws Hundreds of Attendees

Through the panoramic windows of the Three Sixty event space in Manhattan’s Tribeca neighborhood, the city’s skyline glistened in the bright, late-summer sunlight. Inside, the mood was just as joyful: festive gold balloons swayed in the background as glasses clinked and chatter mingled with laughter.

Sep 3, 2015

Classes Kick Off Amid Centennial Excitement

The corridors of Uris Hall have been humming with enthusiasm and anticipation during the past few weeks, as members of the classes of 2016 and 2017 gather on campus to get acquainted with each other and begin their fall terms. This time, however, there is a nearly palpable feeling of celebration in the air as the School kicks off more than a year’s worth of festivities to commemorate its Centennial milestone.