Office of Alumni Relations

Academic Festival 2017

Academic Festival, our annual signature homecoming event, showcases the full range of ideas and talents in our remarkable institution. \Presented in unison, with Admitted Student Weekend, we take this opportunity to showcase the breadth and scope of Teachers College and our collective impact around the world. On Saturday, April 8, Teachers College proudly presents Academic Festival 2017: Making a World of Difference. This special day truly offers something for everyone, and we encourage guests to take in as much they can. Academic Festival is a celebration for the entire TC Community and is open to all! Online registrations are closed. Call 212.678.8243 to register. Walk-in registrations are welcome.  


Can't make it on Saturday? Be sure to stay connected via social media (Twitter: @TCAcFest, @TeachersCollege, @TCAlumDirector; Facebook: @TeachersCollegeAlumni, @TeachersCollegeColumbia) and tune in for our Livestream Sessions.

Tune-In Live

10:00 a.m. EST: Opening Ceremony and Keynote Address by Cynthia Germanotta, Born this Way Foundation (Livestream)

11:30 a.m. EST: Witness to History: Rolling Out Brazil's Common Core (Livestream)

2:30 p.m. EST: Reimagining Education: Teaching and Learning in Racially Diverse Schools  (Livestream)

3:45 p.m. EST: Social Justice in Practice (Livestream)