About CAA Arts Access

A program of the Columbia Alumni Association (CAA), Arts Access is a hub — for experiences, for insider access, for discovery.

We connect artists, scholars, producers, and audiences through dynamic programs and resources.  

Membership is free and open to all alumni.   

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  • A New Home for the Arts at Columbia...

    Last fall, Columbia University dedicated its new 17-acre campus known as Manhattanville. The new urban campus opened its first new buildings—the Jerome L. Greene Science Center, home to the Mortimer...

  • Columbia Pulitzer Prize Winners

    This year two Columbia professors recently won Pulitzer Prizes for their groundbreaking contributions to the arts. Hilton Als, Associate Professor of Writing at Columbia University School of the Arts...


2018 Athena Film Festival Submissions Open

Attention filmmakers and screenwriters! Submissions for the 2018 Athena Film Festival shorts program are now open. Athena looks for films that tell the extraordinary stories of strong, bold women leaders from all walks of life — stories of ambition, courage, resilience and moxie. 

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Performing Arts Non-Profit Seeks Director of Individual Giving

Reporting to the Vice President, Development, the Director of Individual Giving is a vibrant, engaging and meticulous professional. The Director is responsible for actively managing a portfolio of donors and prospects, with a focus on securing new and increased major gifts. The Director is responsible for maximizing contributed revenue from individual members and donors and manages and mentors two Individual Giving team members and supervises the activity of the Development Communications Writer.The Director collaborates with the Vice President and Senior Vice President to develop and implement strategies to increase individual giving, including planned giving, for the annual fund and the anticipated capital campaign.

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