CU168: Photo of the Week

June 29, 2015

Tiffany Negri (right), a project coordinator at the Herbert Irving Cancer Center, attended yesterday's Gay Pride Parade and visited the historic Stonewall Inn with her girlfriend.   Faculty, students, and staff across CUMC-- along with millions of Americans nationwide-- joined in the festivities.

Tiffany Negri (right), a project coordinator at the Herbert Irving Cancer Center, attended yesterday’s Gay Pride Parade and visited the historic Stonewall Inn with her girlfriend.
Faculty, students, and staff across CUMC– along with millions of Americans nationwide– joined in the festivities.

June 22, 2015

f you happened to pass by Mitchel Square Park on Broadway and 167th Street on June 12, you likely saw Oscar Abreu painting one of two 10 foot by 8 foot murals he created in a nine-hour painting spree. The Dominican-born artist's painting attracted the attention of many passers-by who stopped by to look, ask questions, and take photos of the work in progress.

f you happened to pass by Mitchel Square Park on Broadway and 167th Street on June 12, you likely saw Oscar Abreu painting one of two 10 foot by 8 foot murals he created in a nine-hour painting spree. The Dominican-born artist’s painting attracted the attention of many passers-by who stopped by to look, ask questions, and take photos of the work in progress.

June 15, 2015

High Bridge, which connects Washington Heights to the Bronx, reopened last week after more than 40 years. Photo by Simon Male, republished with his permission from Instagram @SimonJMale.

High Bridge, which connects Washington Heights to the Bronx, reopened last week after more than 40 years. Photo by Simon Male, republished with his permission from Instagram @SimonJMale.

June 8, 2015

There were few signs of summer last week, but the NYC Greenmarket brightened up a cold, grey week. The Greenmarket will be outside Hammer every Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. now through November 24.

There were few signs of summer last week, but the NYC Greenmarket brightened up a cold, grey week. The Greenmarket will be outside Hammer every Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. now through November 24.

June 1, 2015

Renee James, Mailman '15, basks in the glory of achieving her master's degree. Photo reposted from Ms. James' Instagram feed with permission

Renee James, Mailman ’15, basks in the glory of achieving her master’s degree. Photo reposted from Ms. James’ Instagram feed with permission

May 22, 2015

Renee James, Mailman '15, basks in the glory of achieving her master's degree. Photo reposted from Ms. James' Instagram feed with permission

Renee James, Mailman ’15, basks in the glory of achieving her master’s degree. Photo reposted from Ms. James’ Instagram feed with permission

May 18, 2015

As she biked across the George Washington Bridge, Diana Anderson, MD, a resident in the Department of Medicine, paused to look back at campus when she spotted a family of Canada geese swimming by.

As she biked across the George Washington Bridge, Diana Anderson, MD, a resident in the Department of Medicine, paused to look back at campus when she spotted a family of Canada geese swimming by.

May 11, 2015

Saima I Huq captured the cherry blossoms in full bloom in the medical center garden. This spot was once the playing field for the New York Highlanders, which would later become the New York Yankees.

Saima I Huq captured the cherry blossoms in full bloom in the medical center garden. This spot was once the playing field for the New York Highlanders, which would later become the New York Yankees.

May 4, 2015

May 27 was Denim Day, when many people across the United States, Italy, and other nations showed support for survivors of sexual assault by wearing denim or Denim Day stickers. Members of the engineering team at CUMC Facilities, pictured above, were proud participants.

May 27 was Denim Day, when many people across the United States, Italy, and other nations showed support for survivors of sexual assault by wearing denim or Denim Day stickers. Members of the engineering team at CUMC Facilities, pictured above, were proud participants.

April 20, 2015

Congratulations to these CUMC athletes who ran the MORE/Fitness/Shape Women's Half Marathon in Central Park on April 19. From left to right: Erin James, CUMC Facilities, Melanie Bernitz, Student Health, Cindy del Rosario-Tapan, Mailman School of Public Health.

Congratulations to these CUMC athletes who ran the MORE/Fitness/Shape Women’s Half Marathon in Central Park on April 19. From left to right: Erin James, CUMC Facilities, Melanie Bernitz, Student Health, Cindy del Rosario-Tapan, Mailman School of Public Health.

April 13, 2015

Niels Bantilan (Mailman ’15) was one of the Hip Hop Public Health breakdancers performing on the White House lawn last Monday at the annual White House Easter Egg Roll.

 

April 6, 2015

CUMC students performed in a “Daily Show” segment on gun control with Jordan Klepper (far left).

 

March 30, 2015

The CUMC Orchestra performed its first concerto yesterday during its spring concert in Alumni Auditorium. The performance was the orchestra’s last with its founding director and conductor, Hanjay Wang (P&S ’15).

 

 

March 23, 2015

Congrats to the P&S Class of 2015 on an amazing Match Day full of excitement, tears, and lots of hugs.  See more of our photos on Instagram @columbiamed and share your #Matchday2015 memories by tagging us in your posts.

Congrats to the P&S Class of 2015 on an amazing Match Day full of excitement, tears, and lots of hugs.
See more of our photos on Instagram @columbiamed and share your #Matchday2015 memories by tagging us in your posts.

 

 

 

March 16, 2015

Last year's Community Brain Expo last year gave children a close up look at the human brain, and it will again on March 18, when the Brain Expo, presented by Columbia University’s Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute, returns to the Psychiatric Institute. The public event features demonstrations by scientists and activities for all ages.

Last year’s Community Brain Expo last year gave children a close up look at the human brain, and it will again on March 18, when the Brain Expo, presented by Columbia University’s Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute, returns to the Psychiatric Institute. The public event features demonstrations by scientists and activities for all ages.

 

 

March 9, 2015

 

Bard Hall Players don the makeup they will wear for their performance of "The Tempest" later this week.

Bard Hall Players don the makeup they will wear for their performance of “The Tempest” later this week.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 2, 2015

The Active Leg Exoskeleton (ALEX), a robotic device to help stroke patients recover their gait and mobility, was designed in Columbia Engineering's Robotics and Rehabilitation Laboratory. The machine was demonstrated last Wednesday at an open house at the Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine. Sunil K. Agrawal, PhD, of the departments of mechanical engineering as well as rehabilitation and regenerative medicine, directs the lab.

The Active Leg Exoskeleton (ALEX), a robotic device to help stroke patients recover their gait and mobility, was designed in Columbia Engineering’s Robotics and Rehabilitation Laboratory. The machine was demonstrated last Wednesday at an open house at the Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine. Sunil K. Agrawal, PhD, of the departments of mechanical engineering as well as rehabilitation and regenerative medicine, directs the lab.

 

February 23, 2015