Serge Prokofiev, a Russian composer to have crossed over various genres, left behind hints into what inspired his music. The Prokofiev exhibit is now on view at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library until August 14. Other composers affiliated to Columbia, including the creator of the Pulitzer music award, are also featured in an accompanying exhibit.
The summer is not yet over. There is still plenty of time to get more reading done and learn more about the world. Some of Columbia's brightest faculty members authored books covering topics in mathematics, history and politics.
Law Professor Suzanne B. Goldberg has been an advocate for LGBTQ rights, particularly for marriage equality. Today the U.S. Supreme Court rules same-sex marriage bans are unconstitutional. Goldberg discusses what this historic decision means.