Wed, Apr 24, 2013, 9:37pm
Since 2002, British street artist Banksy has charmed the public, enthralled the art world, and infuriated the police with his political spray paintings, stenciled onto sidewalks and museum walls alike.
Wed, Apr 17, 2013, 10:59pm
You may know Robert Schwartzman as the frontman for the Los Angeles-based band Rooney or from some of his acting creds: a role in The Virgin Suicides directed by his cousin Sofia Coppola and as the adorable best-friend’s-little-brother-turned-boyfriend in the Princess Diaries.
Wed, Apr 10, 2013, 11:50pm
The history of the atomic bomb has deep roots at Columbia. Scientists first experimented with nuclear fission in the basement of Pupin, an endeavor you may know better as the Manhattan Project.
Wed, Apr 3, 2013, 8:44pm
Most people don’t consider manicures to be anything more than luxury grooming. But Breanne Trammell, an assistant professor of communication arts at Ramapo College of New Jersey, sees them as performance art.
Thu, Mar 28, 2013, 1:22am
If you’ve watched TV in the last five years, you’ve probably heard singer-songwriter Joshua Radin’s music, even if you didn’t realize it at the time. His career first took off in 2004, when Zach Braff discovered his songs; his music eventually accompanied numerous episodes of Scrubs.
Thu, Feb 28, 2013, 1:02am
Do you still know all of the words to “Aaron’s Party (Come Get It)” by heart? Do you fondly remember the time he beat Shaq? Do you still consider legally changing your name to “Candy” just to feel wanted? If you have answered yes to any of the previous questions, you’re not alone.
Wed, Feb 20, 2013, 10:50pm
Feb. 1 marked 100 years since Grand Central became a functional train station. Since 1913, this New York City fixture has been integral to the transportation of locals and visitors alike.
Thu, Feb 14, 2013, 2:10am
You’re not the only one who thinks of Wonder Woman as more than a novelty Halloween costume. In fact, she was featured in last week’s Athena Film Festival at Barnard. Wonder Women!
Thu, Feb 7, 2013, 12:24am
Poet Ariana Reines earned her B.A. from Barnard and went on to Columbia for graduate work. She has written several books, including The Cow, which won the Alberta Prize from Fence Books.
Thu, Jan 31, 2013, 2:04am
Some people make flashcards to memorize facts; Danielle Henderson created a world-renowned blog instead.