two senior faculty members talking

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Emeritus Professors in Columbia (EPIC) are retired academics, researchers and administrators of Columbia, Barnard and affiliated institutions.

With the exception of a two year stint as a law professor in Minnesota, Sovern has spent his entire adult life at Columbia, an illustrious career engagingly recounted in his new autobiography, "An Improbable Life: My Sixty Years at Columbia and Other Adventures."