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Department Receptions

Department Receptions

Hosted for the students by their academic department, these events typically take place in the days leading up to University Commencement and immediately following University Commencement. Please contact the department directly for details.

Columbia College Department Receptions

This list is not representative of all department receptions. If you do not see your department listed, please reach out to directly to department administrators for information.

American Studies
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1:00 p.m.
Hamilton Hall 317

Art History and Archaeology
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Stronach Center (825 Schermerhorn)
Graduating students and their families are invited.

Astronomy
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Theory Center (Pupin Hall, 8th Floor)
This luncheon reception is hosted jointly with the Department of Physics.

Biology
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1:00 p.m.
Havemeyer Hall, 7th Floor Lounge
This reception is hosted jointly with the Department of Chemistry.

Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1:00 p.m.
Hamilton Hall 420
Graduates and their families and friends are invited to this luncheon.

Chemistry
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1:00 p.m.
Havemeyer Hall, 7th Floor Lounge
This reception is hosted jointly with the Department of Biological Sciences.

Comparative Literature and Society
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
2:30 - 4:40 p.m.
Deutsches Haus, 420 W. 116th St.

Computer Science
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
4:00 p.m.
CS Lounge and Courtyard

Earth and Environmental Sciences
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Schermerhorn 603
Guests are not required to RSVP, but are encouraged to RSVP to carolm@ldeo.columbia.edu with number of guests by 5/9/17 if possible.

East Asian Languages and Cultures
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Kent Hall 403
Students and families are invited. RSVP is requested but not required.

Film Studies
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Dodge Hall 507

Germanic Languages
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
12:30 p.m.
Hamilton Hall 412
Graduating majors and concentrators from both Columbia College and the School of General Studies are invited.

Mathematics
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Cantor Lounge (Math 508)
Math majors, joint Math majors, and concentrators are invited. Families and friends are welcome, as well.

Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
3:00 p.m.
403 Knox Hall
Undergraduate and graduate students are invited.

Music
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Noon
Dodge Hall 620
Graduating Music majors and concentrators and Music Performance Program students and parents are invited.

Philosophy
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Philosophy Hall, 7th Floor

Physics
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Theory Center (Pupin Hall, 8th Floor)
This luncheon reception is hosted jointly with the Department of Astronomy.

Political Science
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1:00 p.m.
Lindsay Rogers Room (707 IAB)

Psychology
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Schermerhorn Hall, 3rd Floor Rotunda
Psychology majors and concentrators, Neuroscience & Behavior majors, and Postbacs are invited. Families and friends are welcome, as well.

Slavic Languages
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Noon
Hamilton Hall 709

Sociology
Thursday, May 11, 2017
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Union Theological Seminary
RSVP required by e-mailing sociology@columbia.edu.

Statistics
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
SSW 10th Floor
Graduating students and their guests are invited.

Columbia Engineering Department Receptions

Dean's Reception
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 
12:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Carleton Commons

Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Mudd 200

Biomedical Engineering
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
12:00 - 2:30 p.m.
CEPSR 750

Chemical Engineering
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Mudd 801

Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Mudd 610

Computer Science
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Computer Science Courtyard

Earth and Environmental Engineering
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Mudd 924

Electrical Engineering
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
12:30 p.m.
Mudd 1300

Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Mudd, 3rd Floor

Mechanical Engineering
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Mudd, 2nd Floor

 

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