Events

The Great American University: Is Its Preeminence at Risk?

General Programming

February 17, 2010 Wednesday, 6:15pm EST The Schapiro Center, Davis Auditorium, Columbia University
Notes
  • Free and open to the public
  • No registration necessary
  • First come, first seated

Jonathan Cole, John Mitchell Mason Professor of the University and Provost and Dean of the Faculties, Emeritus at Columbia University, will address topics from his new publication, The Great American University: Its Rise To Preeminence, Its Indispensable National Role, Why It Must Be Protected. Joining him will be Richard Axel, University Professor and Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics and of Pathology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons; Geoffrey Stone, Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor and Provost Emeritus, University of Chicago, and Matthew Goldstein, Chancellor of The City University of New York.

Participants
  • Jonathan Cole John Mitchell Mason Professor of the University and Provost and Dean of the Faculties, Emeritus Columbia University
  • Richard Axel University Professor and Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics and of Pathology Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Geoffrey Stone Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor and Provost Emeritus University of Chicago
  • Matthew Goldstein Chancellor The City University of New York