Columbia Global Centers promote and facilitate the collaborative and impactful engagement of the University’s faculty, students, and alumni with the world to enhance understanding, address global challenges, and advance knowledge and its exchange.

See all of stories and videos from the
World Writers' Festival: Writers of India


His Excellency Amr Al-Dabbagh, founding chairman of the Stars Foundation, discussed the book he co-authored after leaving office titled Governpreneurship: Establishing a Thriving Entrepreneurial Spirit in Government. The former Saudi Arabian government minister also talked about his time as the governor of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority. This event was co-sponsored by the School of International and Public Affairs and by Columbia Global Centers | Middle East (Amman).
Click image at right to watch gallery.


Student Voices From Around the Globe

Several dozen Columbia students traveled abroad this summer in programs that included most of the University's eight Global Centers. Read about their experiences in their own words.

In addition, click here to watch video of students who spoke Thursday, Sept. 11, at the World Leaders Forum: Student Participation at Columbia Global Centers.


Mobilizing Memory: Women Witnessing

Depo Istanbul
September 05, 2014 to October 03, 2014

Global Think-in - Rethinking Knowledge: Global Governance

Second Floor Common Room, The Heyman Center
October 08, 2014

Journalism School Information Session and Reception with Dean of Students Sotomayor

Columbia Global Centers | Latin America (Santiago)
October 29, 2014