Frank A. Moretti Memorial Symposium to Be Held at Columbia Nov. 18
NEW YORK, November 4, 2013 –

A symposium honoring the work and life of Frank A. Moretti, late executive director of the Columbia Center for New Media Teaching and Learning (CCNMTL) and Professor of Communications at Teachers College, Columbia University, will be held Monday, November 18, 2013 at Columbia University.


The symposium will take place 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM in Columbia’s Faculty House; a memorial will be held the same day at 3:00 PM in St. Paul’s Chapel at Columbia University.

Both events are open to the public. To RSVP, please visit the event page. For further information regarding this event, please contact Courtney Lockemer by sending email to or by calling 212-854-7783.

The Columbia Center for New Media Teaching and Learning (CCNMTL) was founded at Columbia University in 1999 to enhance teaching and learning through the purposeful use of new media and technology. In partnership with faculty, the Center supports efforts ranging from basic course website management to advanced project development. CCNMTL is committed to remaining a leader in the field of new media teaching and learning, engaging faculty, educators, librarians, partner institutions, and the community in the reinvention of education for the digital age.For more information, please visit:

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