On Monday, December 6, 2010, Dean Peter J. Awn hosted the School of General Studies' Annual Fund Holiday Party at Landmarc at the Time Warner Center. The party, attended by more than 110 guests, celebrated the leadership of alumni and friends who support the School of General Studies' Annual Fund initiatives.
Dean Awn welcomed the attendees and recognized the school's recent accomplishments and continued commitment to providing a college dedicated to degree-seeking, nontraditional students. He also spoke to attendees' contributions to the Columbia University classroom and the launch of GS's new Dual BA Program between Sciences Po and Columbia University. He also introduced three special guests in attendance: 2011 Reunion Committee Chairman Roger Leeds ’66, GS Student Council President Henry Wells ’11 and incoming Executive Vice President of Alumni Relations and Development Fred Van Sickle.