John Currie Discusses Leading with Integrity

In his first public interview since serving as vice chancellor and director of athletics at the University of Tennessee, Master of Science in Sports Management faculty member John Currie sat down with AthleticDirectorU to discuss the importance of integrity, transparency, and never compromising your values in today’s NCAA leadership climate.

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Panel Discusses the Modern Sports Complex

The Master of Science in Construction Administration and Sports Management programs at Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies recently cohosted a panel on The Modern Sports Complex: Building With Purpose.

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SPS Community Relations Programs Highlighted in University Publications

Columbia University recently featured SPS Community Relations Programs in two of its publications, Growing Together and the Columbia News website.

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Megan Candio: From Opera To A Career in Nonprofits

Megan Candio ('18SPS Nonprofit Management) discusses her transition from singing opera professionally to the start of a career in the nonprofit world via two years in the Nonprofit Management program.

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Office of Student Life Team To Present at June NASPA Conference

The School of Professional Studies Office of Student Life team has been selected to present two sessions at the upcoming National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) Conference in New York City.

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Dr. Shelley Saltzman Receives Lenfest Distinguished Columbia Faculty Award

Shelley Saltzman, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer and full-time faculty member for the American Language Program (ALP), has been honored with the 2017–2018 Lenfest Distinguished Columbia Faculty Award for her outstanding ability to teach, inspire, and mentor graduate and undergraduate students.

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5 Things to Know About Gary Knell, Our 2018 Graduation Keynote Speaker

Gary E. Knell, CEO of National Geographic Partners, will deliver the keynote speech at Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies Graduation Ceremony on Saturday, May 12, 2018. In preparation for his upcoming address, here are five facts to know.

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Applied Analytics Student Wins Hackathon and IBM Internship

Chunzi Wang, a Master of Science in Applied Analytics student at the School of Professional Studies, won the DivHacks hackathon on April 14 and was rewarded on the spot when IBM Research offered her a summer internship.

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Three Columbia Community Scholars Discuss “Hip-Hop Education: Propelling and Preserving the Movement”

One week before Kendrick Lamar became the first hip-hop artist to be awarded Columbia University’s Pulitzer Prize, Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies presented the panel discussion “Hip-Hop Education: Propelling and Preserving the Movement” to explore hip-hop as it approaches its 45th anniversary.

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Dana Deasy Named CIO for Department of Defense

Deasy is a founding mentor for the Executive Master of Science in Technology Management program.

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