The Columbia Global Center| Rio de Janeiro is pleased to inform you of a recent agreement with the State of Rio de Janeiro through the State´s research funding agency, known as FAPERJ.
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Since 2012, the Lemann Foundation has been supporting the Science without Borders (SWB) program at partner universities: Columbia, Harvard, Stanford, Yale, Illinois (Urbana-Champaign) and UCLA.
The Master Class “How to Write Scripts for Television”, part of the second edition of our course TV Writing Intensive in Rio, was a success.
The Rio Center and ENAP – Brazil´s National School of Public Administration are evaluating possibilities of collaborations between ENAP and Columbia University.
Dr. Brian Perkins, Director of the Urban Education Leadership Program at Columbia University Teachers College in the Department of Organization and Leadership will teach a workshop on leadership practices at Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro.
Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro Director and the mayor of Rio, Eduardo Paes, were joined by two Columbia deans and the provost at a ceremony on April 16th to sign the agreement for creating the Rio Columbia Innovation Hub.
Dr. Thomas J. Trebat, Director of the Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro, has signed an agreement with Rio de Janeiro's State Finance Secretary, to allow researchers from Columbia University to use the data on tax revenue.
On August 12th and 13th 2015, Columbia University's Center for Brazilian Studies held a conference on Mobile Learning.
Columbia Global Centers | Latin America Rio de Janeiro hosted panel discussions on education in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo on March 18 and 19, respectively, featuring distinguished panelists to discuss education in Rio and Brazil.
From March 15 to 20, the Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro had the pleasure to welcome a group from Barnard College in Rio de Janeiro.