Summer Reception

Summer Reception

The Columbia Alumni Association invites you to join fellow alumni, newly admitted and current students, parents, and University administrators in Beijing. Join Columbia leadership for an evening of collaboration and connections, including Columbia College, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, and partners across the University. Date and time: Sunday, June 19, 4-6 p.m. Location: Rosewood Hotel, Beijing Jing Guang […]

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U.S. Colleges Speed Dating and Mixer

U.S. Colleges Speed Dating and Mixer

  Are you a Columbian looking for a rapid-fire dating experience with alumni of other top schools, or just an evening of relaxed mingling? Find the love of your life or just meet old and new friends at this sultry summer event. Date: Saturday, June 4 Time: 6-10 p.m. Venue: Outside Terrace of Four Seasons Hotel, […]

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Bubbly and Barbeque Overnight Trip at the Great Wall, May 28-29 (Sat-Sun)

Bubbly and Barbeque Overnight Trip at the Great Wall, May 28-29 (Sat-Sun)

  Start stretching those legs–CAABJ has a plan to get you outdoors and having fun on our first overnight adventure. Join fellow Columbians on an all-inclusive trip to a quiet part of the Great Wall rarely visited by tourists. We’ll staying at Great Wall Fresh (www.greatwallfresh.com), a restaurant, guest house, and Chinese country home in a peaceful village next to […]

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May 8 Crossfit Challenge at GLO

May 8 Crossfit Challenge at GLO

Have you been feeling a little lethargic recently? Looking for a chance to improve your fitness level? Then you are ready for an intense but fun hour-long workout with other Columbians! Be one of the privileged few to join the CAABJ Crossfit Challenge at GLO Kitchen + Fitness (www.gloforit.com). Learn about crossfit at this introductory […]

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Columbia March Literary Event

Columbia March Literary Event

The Columbia Alumni Association of Beijing supports the 2016 Bookworm Literary Festival’s panel Voices from the Margins: Gender, Politics, and Race, with Roxane Gay, He Xiaopei and Xiao Meili, moderated by Washington Post correspondent Emily Rauhala (JRN ‘07). The literary festival runs March 11-27, 2016. Tickets are available for purchase here and a limited number […]

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Columbia-UPenn Cocktail Mixer at Mei Bar, Friday, March 11

Columbia-UPenn Cocktail Mixer at Mei Bar, Friday, March 11

Lions, Quakers, and friends are cordially invited to gather March 11 at MEI, located in the Rosewood Hotel, for an evening of relaxation and networking. Enjoy an exclusive offer of half-price cocktails and house wines. Look forward to seeing you at MEI! Time: Friday, March 11, 6-9 p.m. Venue: MEI, Rosewood Hotel Beijing, Jing Guang Center, […]

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Tech Funding Outlook Salon, Sat. Feb. 27, 3:00-5:00 p.m., Sanlitun

Tech Funding Outlook Salon, Sat. Feb. 27, 3:00-5:00 p.m., Sanlitun

Tech Funding Outlook Salon, Sat. Feb. 27, 3:00-5:00 p.m., Sanlitun We start the Year of the Monkey by looking at China’s tech funding and startup outlook with a panel featuring Karen Zhang (BUS ’07) and Alex Zhou (BUS ’11). With the second half of last year seeing a slowdown in funding, we ask leading local […]

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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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