Columbia Chinese New Year salon and mixer at Capital Spirits in Beijing, January 23 (Saturday)

Columbia Chinese New Year salon and mixer at Capital Spirits in Beijing, January 23 (Saturday)

The Columbia Alumni Association of Beijing invites alums to a special Chinese New Year salon and mixer event on January 23 (salon, 6:30-8:00 p.m.; mixer 8:00-10:00 p.m.). You’re welcome to join either or both events–but space is limited for the salon and a confirmed reservation is necessary. For those interested in some intellectual stimulation, join […]

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Dinner talk by Prof. Fisher

The Columbia Club of Beijing and MIT Club of Beijing invite you to the dinner talk by Prof. Fisher (Head of Physics Department, MIT) titled the Story of Dark Matter. Dark Matter was first uncovered about eighty years ago through observations of the motion of galaxies in a large galactic cluster. During the talk, Prof […]

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Great Wall Hiking and Nongjiayuan Overnight in Huailai County, Nov. 7-8 (Sat.-Sun.)

Great Wall Hiking and Nongjiayuan Overnight in Huailai County, Nov. 7-8 (Sat.-Sun.)

Interested in spending time in the great outdoors and fun times with other Lions? Join fellow Columbians on an overnight trip to a quiet part of the Great Wall. We’ll be staying at Great Wall Fresh (www.greatwallfresh.com) in Chenjiapu Village, which is located in Huailai County near Yanqing. Our party will meet at Beijing North Railway Station (at Xizhimen); from there we’ll […]

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U.S. Foreign Policy Discussion and Book Talk with Professor Sestanovich

U.S. Foreign Policy Discussion and Book Talk with Professor Sestanovich

U.S. Foreign Policy Discussion and Book Talk with Professor Sestanovich, November 5 Join other Columbians and friends for a discussion of U.S. foreign policy with Stephen Sestanovich, Professor of International Diplomacy and Director of the International Fellows Program at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA). His most recent book, Maximalist: America in the […]

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Columbia Beijing Alumni Salon Series, Oct 25

Columbia Beijing Alumni Salon Series, Oct 25

The Columbia Alumni Association of Beijing (CAABJ) continues its alumni salon talk series—small group fireside chats centered on current topics of interest. Engage in lively conversation and meet fellow Beijing alumni in a casual setting! Stuart Leavenworth (JRN ’86) is Beijing Bureau Chief for McClatchy Newspapers, which includes the Miami Herald and 27 other U.S. newspapers. […]

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Lions Mixer with Wolverines and Huskies, September 24

Lions Mixer with Wolverines and Huskies, September 24

Kick off the fall by joining this year’s Columbia Connects event, when our alums around the world recall the start of the school year and get into the Columbia spirit. This year we are doing it at the popular 京 A Brewing Taproom in Sanlitun and aiming for geographic diversity by connecting with cosponsoring clubs […]

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Salon with Elisa Mallis, September 20

Salon with Elisa Mallis, September 20

CAABJ September salon welcomes Elisa Mallis (TC ’00) as our special guest. Elisa is Head of Executive Development at MDS, a regional training and management consulting firm. This is a great opportunity for alums interested in discussing issues such as leadership development, working in a multi-cultural environment, and workplace psychology. As a future participant in an XCOR flight, Elisa is also scheduled […]

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Columbia-Yale Mixer at Q Bar on Friday, August 21

Columbia-Yale Mixer at Q Bar on Friday, August 21

Columbia-Yale Mixer at Q Bar on Friday, August 21 Columbians, Yalies, and friends are invited to mix and mingle at the redesigned Q Bar. Enjoy a “buy-two-get-three” special on ALL drinks, which you may enjoy on the terrace or inside. No RSVP needed—just come. Save receipts from first two drinks to get the third one for free.  […]

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Overseas Talent Entrepreneurship Conference, July 25, 2015

Overseas Talent Entrepreneurship Conference, July 25, 2015

Call for Startups in the Columbia Alumni Network to Attend the OTEC Entrepreneurship Clinic The Overseas Talent Entrepreneurship Conference (OTEC) is an event platform for entrepreneurs. It provides funding to startups and works with local government agencies, investment funds, and internationally-minded startup communities to foster a startup ecosystem for foreign-educated entrepreneurs in Beijing. Columbia Alumni […]

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A Midsummer Encounter with the Art of Ai Weiwei, August 2

A Midsummer Encounter with the Art of Ai Weiwei, August 2

The Columbia Alumni Association of Beijing is pleased to invite alums to to a curated tour of dissident artist Ai Weiwei’s first solo exhibit in China since being banned in 2011. We will visit Magician Space, Tang Contemporary Art Center, and Galleria Continua, all located in the 798 Art District. This is a splendid opportunity to learn from […]

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