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  Café Columbia with Science Journalist Marguerite Holloway ’88JRN
  March 11, 2013 6:00 PM ET
  March 11, 2013 7:00 PM ET
  PicNic Market & Cafe, New York City
Café Columbia is a series of informal discussions, led by Columbia University faculty, focused broadly on the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. The discussions are held at the PicNic Market & Cafe at 2665 Broadway (between 101st and 102nd Streets).

Science Journalist Marguerite Holloway '88JRN
will discuss The Measure of Manhattan: The Surprising Legacy of John Randel Jr., Cartographer, Surveyor, Inventor

In the early 1800s, John Randel Jr. surveyed rural Manhattan and laid the grid plan on the island. Come listen to Holloway talk about this unrecognized genius, who was central to New York City’s development. How have his accomplishments reached beyond Manhattan and extended well the 21st century?

For more information, see
Marguerite Holloway
The Measure of Manhattan

Space is limited. $10 cover (cash only at the door) includes one drink.
First Come, First Served
NO RSVP Necessary
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