Virtual Interactive New Year Social Spectacular! (CANCELED)

Join your fellow Columbia Alumni in Welcoming the New Year 2021 at our fun, interactive virtual social event, MC'ed by Xenia Razinski, a Board Member, and Columbia Business School Alumna! Network with fellow alumni sharing holiday stories and 2021 goals and hear the latest updates about our club and Columbia University!

The evening will begin with casual networking at 6:30 p.m.

To register, please provide the asked information and click "SEND RSVP." The RSVP email you receive has a link to click and complete a Zoom form to receive Zoom meeting login details.

Starting at 7 p.m. we will pause the networking for brief presentations that will include:

  • Welcome message by Club President Ben Nneji – Board members introduction, an overview of recent events, plans for upcoming events.
  • Special Message from Columbia Alumni Association with an update on Columbia University. 
  • Hear from current CU students about their experience studying in pandemic conditions. 

A final networking hour will follow as we break off into smaller groups for deeper conversations and finish with a joint group networking session that will include fun & games and even trivia!

Food and drinks are welcome so don’t be shy to enjoy the evening social over dinner! Join us at any time between 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. and stay as long as you’d like!

The Master of Ceremony (MC)


Xenia Razinski, is a Member of the Board of Directors of Columbia Alumni Association Fairfield County, who is responsible for our Social Media and our 40 and Under Alumni programs. 

Xenia graduated from Columbia Business School's Global Executive MBA program in 2015. During the MBA program, she was a class representative and participated in various Columbia Business Schools clubs and organizations.  Shortly after graduation, she looked for ways to connect with the local alumni community in Fairfield County.  After attending multiple alumni events in the area, Xenia began to volunteer for Columbia Alumni Association of Fairfield County Club by enhancing the club’s social media presence and helping to promote local events and attracting new members to join the club. 

Xenia is a Finance and Investment Management professional, experienced in international project finance, infrastructure development in emerging markets, business & project management. She has been working in her family’s business, Invar International for the past twenty years, having an executive role for ten years and also independently advises entrepreneurs and businesses on strategic value-creation, cross-border investments, business management and operations, and startups.

January 14, 2021 at 6:30pm - 9pm

Zoom Virtual Interactive


Ben Nneji, President, Columbia University Club of Fairfield County