Supporting an interdisciplinary understanding of conflict, violence, peace and sustainability at Columbia University.

Last chance to apply for the 2017 AC4 Grad Student Fellowships!


AC4 will provide funding for 11 selected practice-oriented projects, including internships, doctorate research, masters level research and a team project to support interdisciplinary research addressing conflict, violence, development, and/or sustainable peace. Don't miss out! 

Deadline is TODAY! Applications due by 11:59PM (EST), Friday, February 17, 2017


Conflict and peace at Columbia University this weekend and next week (2/17 - 2/24):

Dancing the Cold War: An International Symposium

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 at 5:00 PM - Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 at 6:00 PM
Morningside Campus, 1512 & 1502 International Affairs Building


Killing Memory: Ethnic Cleansing, Genocide and the Targeting of Cultural Heritage in the Balkan Wars of the 1990s

Monday, February 20, 2017 | 6:00 PM
Morningside Campus, 1219 International Affairs Building


Assessing Collaborative Work

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Morningside Campus, Butler Library, Center for Teaching and Learning

Careers in Human Rights; Insights from the Field

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Morningside Campus, 707 International Affairs Building


Fostering a Better Conversation and Understanding of Islam: The Vital Role of Media

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | 6:00 - 7:15 PM
Rotunda, Low Memorial Library

The End of International Cooperation?

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 | 6:15 PM
Morningside Campus, 1501 International Affairs Building


UNDISCIPLINED: Reflections at the Intersections of Design, Technology, and Human Rights

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 1:10 - 1:10 PM
Morningside Campus, Jerome Greene Hall, Room 107

“Media and the Courts in the Trump Era” with Dan Abrams ‘92, Chief Legal Affairs Anchor for ABC News

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 1:10 - 1:10 PM
Morningside Campus, Jerome Greene Hall, Room 101

Sam Mihara - Memories of Heart Mountain

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 5:30 - 7:30 PM
Morningside Campus, Jerome Greene Hall, Room 104


Moving Forward: A Discussion of the 2016 Election and What’s Next

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Morningside Campus, Miller Theater


The UN, EU, and NATO in Kosovo: The New Geopolitics of the Western Balkans - Conversation with Zahir Tanin, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK)

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Morningside Campus, 1219 International Affairs Building


Conference: Ukrainian Statehood 1917 - 1921: Institutions and Individuals

Friday, February 24, 2017 9:00AM through 
Saturday, February 25, 2017 5:00PM
Morningside Campus, 1512 International Affairs Building



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