Sports Management Faculty Revisit Super Bowl LIII

The faculty of Columbia’s Sports Management master’s program take a look back at the Super Bowl’s concession sales, commercials, ratings, and former players transitioning to life off the field.

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American Language Program Lecturers Teach a Seminar on English Medium Instruction in Mexico

ALP Lecturers Christopher W. Collins and Brittany Ober traveled to Guadalajara, Mexico in early January to conduct a seminar for professors who teach in English at Universidad Panamericana.

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Dubai Crown Prince Awards Dr. Yvette Burton Global Innovation Award

Dr. Yvette Burtonhas been awarded a Hamdan bin Mohammed Award for Innovation in Project Management (HBMAIPM) for use of predictive analytic simulations as a way to design agility into the adult programs, curriculums, and industry partnerships necessary to align learning experience with dynamic workforce landscapes.

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Neal Pilson Inducted Into Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame

Neal Pilson, an adjunct professor for the Master of Science in Sports Management program and president of CBS Sports for 13 years, has been inducted into the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame.

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Columbia Community Scholars Address Health and Wellness in Harlem and Beyond

At the Columbia Community Scholars Dialogue on Wellness, food, dining, and culture writer Lil Nickelson and Vivian Williams-Kurutz, Founder and Executive Director of the Harlem Wellness Center, discussed issues surrounding health and wellness in the Harlem community and beyond.

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Dr. Robert Klitzman: Gene-Editing Claim is a ‘Slippery Slope to Designer Babies’

Dr. Robert Klitzman, Academic Director for the Master of Science in Bioethics program, “There has been consensus that to take an embryo with altered genes and put it in a woman to create a child is just beyond the pale in terms of what’s morally acceptable.”

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Claudia Dreifus Interviews Nobel Laureate Dr. Eric Kandel

Master of Science in Sustainability Management lecturer and New York Times science writer Claudia Dreifus interviewed Columbia University neuroscientist Dr. Eric R. Kandel on the science of thought, feeling, and memory.

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Barstool Sports is Focused on Developing Personalities, Says CEO Erika Nardini

During an interview at Columbia University’s School of Professional Studies Sports Management Conference on November 14, Barstool Sports CEO Erika Nardini revealed that she wants to keep the site’s top two stars, Dan “Big Cat” Katz and Eric “PFT Commenter” Sollenberger, “at Barstool for as long as is humanly possible.”

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Talks@Columbia Presents Understanding the Genome in the Information Age

The latest edition of Talks@Columbia, “Understanding the Genome in the Information Age,” featured Columbia University Professor of Sociology and President of the Social Science Research Council Dr. Alondra Nelson and Forbes Senior Editor Matthew Herper. The panel was moderated by Dean Jason Wingard.

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Won Palisoul: Navy Veteran, Nonprofit Founder, and SPS Alum

Won Palisoul (’16SPS, Nonprofit Management) has powered destroyers throughout the Pacific Ocean, founded the Women Veterans and Families Network, and serves as Senior Compliance Officer at Semper Capital Management, L.P.

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