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.

Bucking the Branch Campus

Inside Higher Ed features Columbia Global Centers and the University's effort to facilitate and promote faculty and student engagement around the world in the story Global Hubs. The publication also discusses a trend more universities are following – the anti-branch campus approach – in Bucking the Branch Campus.


Global Initiative

Columbia Global Scholars Program

In 2014, this 4-week summer workshop took students through Berlin, Moscow, Ulan Bator, and Beijing, where they focused on the theme of “Socialist and Post-Socialist Cities of Eurasia." Click here for more information.


Q&A: Aliza Goldberg, Global Scholar

Aliza was one of thirteen competitively selected undergraduates spent three weeks this summer in Beijing, China, and three weeks in Santiago, Chile, as part of the 2013 Columbia University Global Scholars Program Summer Research Workshop.