Created in 2002, Alliance is an innovative academic joint-venture between Columbia University and three major French institutions: École Polytechnique, Sciences Po, and Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University.

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January 05, 2018

Columbia Institute for Ideas and Imagination Fellowship

The Columbia Institute for Ideas and Imagination will open its doors in Paris in fall 2018. Its annual cohort will comprise seven Columbia University faculty fellows and seven fellows - scholars, writers and creative artists -  from outside the USA. Its purpose is to question the established ways in which knowledge is defined, produced, and taught.

November 20, 2017

Carte Blanche with Richard Pena

"Carte Blanche" with Richard Pena, Director Emeritus of New York Film Festival, Professor at Columbia University, and Alliance Visiting Professor at University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.