2022 Annual Gala
The gala and scholarship awards dinner was held on Monday, May 9th at the National Arts Club.
Scholarship recipients Aleksandra Gracheva, Shardul Shinde, Victor Trolet, and Saboura Salari Rad.
We were honored by the presence of French Deputy Consul General Damien Laban. Francis Dubois was his indomptable self in the role of Master of Ceremonies.
Lisa Rosen-Metsch, Dean of Columbia University’s School of General Studies, received the Jacques Barzun Award for Distinguished Contributions to Trans-Cultural Scholarly Exchange.
Chloé Kiffer, on violin, and Alexandre Moutouzkine, on piano, played at the Annual Awards Ceremony.
2020 and 2021 Galas were cancelled due to the coronavirus.
2019 Annual Gala at the National Arts Club
2011 Annual Gala
2009 Annual Gala