Current and Upcoming

Alan Brinkley Memorial

November 12, 2019
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Low Library, 535 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027 Rotunda
Columbia University and the Brinkley family invite you to celebrate the life of Alan Brinkley, Allan Nevins Professor Emeritus of American History and Provost Emeritus. Alan was a deeply admired member of the community and an accomplished professor and mentor. From 2003 to 2009, he set standards for integrity, judiciousness, and fidelity as Provost—as a testament to his selflessness and loyalty to Columbia. Please arrive at the Rotunda, Low Memorial Library for the formal program at 4:30 p.m. Doors will open at 3:30 p.m. A small reception will follow in the Faculty Room, Low Memorial Library at 6:00 p.m. Guests admitted on a first-come, first-served basis due to limited seating, If you have any questions, please email

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