Reunion Schedule

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Thursday, May 31

7:00 p.m.

Engineering Welcome Dinner & CEAA Awards Presentation

Join all Engineering Reunion classes along with Columbia Engineering alumni in the New York area for an evening of dinner and cocktails in celebration of the start of Alumni Reunion Weekend! This year's honorees are Dr. Fermi Wang, MS'89, Ph.D. '91Dr. Robert Grubbs, Ph.D. GF'68, and James Albaugh, '74. Click here for more details

Low Rotunda

Cost: General Alumni $75, Young Alumni (Classes 2008 – 2017) $50

Friday, June 1

9:00 a.m.

Engineering Welcome Breakfast 

Start your day off with a light continental breakfast.

Mudd Building, Carleton Lounge

Cost: $15

9:00 am to 4:30 pm 

“1968: The Global Revolution”, Special Exhibition

Relive history with a self-guided tour of this exhibition by the Rare Book & Manuscript Library that follows pivotal events 50 years ago from Morningside Heights to Mexico City, Paris to Prague, and South Vietnam to West Berlin.

Butler Library, Kempner Gallery, 6th floor (East)

10:45 a.m.  – 12:15 p.m.

Morning Lectures & Tours (complimentary): 

12:30 p.m.

Departmental Luncheon

Enjoy a casual lunch with Dean Mary C. Boyce, select faculty, students, and fellow graduates of your department from all years. Lunch will include a brief update on your department. Department tables will be set up at the luncheon.

Mudd Building, Carleton Lounge

Cost: $25

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Afternoon Lectures & Tours (complimentary):

3:30 p.m.

A Talk with Conrad Teitell LAW’57: Learn How the New Tax Laws Affect You, Your Family, and the Causes

Conrad Teitell LAW’57 is a practicing attorney, prodigious lecturer, prolific writer, and professor of law. In addition to helping draft and shape tax legislation, he has testified before the House Committee on Ways and Means, the House Committee on the Judiciary, the Senate Committee on Finance, the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the IRS. He was one of four invited witnesses, along with Warren Buffett BUS’51, who testified on tax reform before the Senate Committee on Finance.

Low Memorial Library, Faculty Room


Shabbat Services and Dinner

Share in the joyous Shabbat experience by joining fellow alumni and guests from Barnard, Columbia College, Engineering, and General Studies for a festive service to welcome in Shabbat followed by a family-style dinner. Services begin at 7:00 p.m. and dinner is served at 8:30 p.m.

Kraft Center for Jewish Student Life, 606 West 115th Street

Cost: $36

Saturday, June 2

8:00 a.m.

Camp Columbia

Children can enjoy a full program run by Corporate Kids Events. Breakfast and dinner will be served on-site. Children will join family members at the All-Class Luncheon (included in fee).

Alfred Lerner Hall, Room 569, 2920 Broadway

Cost: Prices vary

8:30 a.m.

Engineering Dean’s Breakfast

All Engineering graduates join Dean Mary C. Boyce for a champagne breakfast to celebrate the induction of the Class of 1968 to the Golden Lions Society and the Class of 1993 to the Silver Lions Society.

Low Library, Faculty Room

Cost: $25 Adult, $15 Children under 12, complimentary for Golden and Silver Lions (1968 & 1993)

10:15 a.m.

Morning Lectures and Tours (complimentary): 

12:00 p.m.

All-Class Luncheon

Gather for a family-friendly luncheon on the lawns by Butler Library. Connect with old friends or make new while enjoying a delicious picnic-style lunch. 

South Lawn, West and East Tents

Cost: $30 Adult, $15 Children under 12

2:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Afternoon Lectures & Tours (complimentary):

4:00 p.m.

Affinity Receptions:

Great Teacher Awards Reception

Join the Society of Columbia Graduates and the deans of Columbia College and Columbia Engineering to bestow the annual Great Teacher Awards upon this year’s honorees. All are welcome. Refreshments will be served.

Cost: $20

4:30 p.m.


Join alumni and students from the College, Engineering, Barnard, and General Studies.

Barnard Campus, Diana Center, Green Roof, 6th fl. 

Cost: $25

5:15 p.m.

Low Plaza Wine Tasting 

Sip wine and mingle with alumni and their guests before your Class Reception and Dinner.

Low Plaza Tent

Cost: $25

9:30 p.m.

Starlight Celebration

Dance the night away to live music, or enjoy a final night on Low Steps with friends over delectable desserts and champagne. 

Low Plaza

Cost is included in Class Reception and Dinner price, $10 for non-reunion years

*Please note: Events, pricing, and locations are subject to change.


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