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Human Development

Event Featuring HUD's Dr. Lin: EPIC Panel Invitation



Education For Persistence and Innovation Center


If At first You Fail ...

You're On Your Way To Success

By way of example, hear the inspiring story of one man's triumph over adversity.

A conversation with 

Dr. James S.C. Chao

Recipient of the inaugural EPIC Innovation Award and distinguished members of his family


A panel discussion will follow, facilitated by 

Dr. Xiaodong Lin-Siegler

Director, EPIC



Stuart Firestein

Professor of Biological Sciences, Columbia University

Robert Siegler

Incoming Schiff Foundation Professor of Psychology, Teachers College

Jonathan Weiner

the Maxwell M. Geffen Professor of Medical and Scientific

Journalism at the Columbia Journalism School


Tuesday | April 17th, 2018


Milbank Chapel


Teachers College, Columbia University

525 West 120th Street, New York, NY


In collaboration with

New York Young Entrepreneurs Roundtable


Register here at this link

For questions, please contact Kirsten Burch

burch@tc.columbia.edu | 212-678-6633


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact OASID at oasid@tc.columbia.edu | (212) 678-3689 | (212) 678-3853 TTY | (646) 755-3144 video phone, as early as possible to request reasonable accomodations. 



April 17, 2018, 1:30 PM

April 17, 2018, 3:00 PM

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