The Global Centers aim to build the necessary bridges to enable partnerships, academics, research, and educational experiences that support the Columbia community and regional stakeholders as they tackle today's complex global challenges.



The event featured remarks from President Lee C. Bollinger and Wafaa El-Sadr, executive vice president of Columbia Global.

Peatlands cover about 3% of the Earth’s terrestrial surface and hold nearly one third of the carbon in the planet’s soil.

The lecture was about "A multi-disciplinary examination of Alzheimer Disease in extreme samples".