Avantika Kumar

Sun, Oct 20, 2013, 8:41pm
Filling the normally quiet Riverside Skate Park with the sounds of blasting music and whooshing skateboard wheels, skaters of all ages gathered for the inaugural Riverside Skate Jam on Sunday afternoon.
Fri, Oct 18, 2013, 12:33am
Leslie Woodard, GS ’94, the former director of Columbia’s undergraduate creative writing program and dean of Yale’s undergraduate Calhoun College, died unexpectedly in her home Monday. She was 53.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013, 9:01pm
Community Board 7’s transportation committee has asked the Department of Transportation to consider a plan for a protected bike lane for Amsterdam Avenue, a four-lane roadway many view as one of the most dangerous on the Upper West Side.
Sun, Oct 13, 2013, 10:23pm
The City Council and a group of tenants have filed a lawsuit against the Bloomberg administration over the New York City Housing Authority’s plan to build market-rate apartments in public housing complexes, the New York Times reported.
Tue, Oct 8, 2013, 12:59am
University Ombuds Officer Marsha Wagner is retiring after 22 years, University President Lee Bollinger announced in a statement on Monday.
Fri, Oct 4, 2013, 1:27am
Community Board 7 elected Elizabeth Caputo chair during the full-board meeting Wednesday night.
Fri, Oct 4, 2013, 1:25am
Community Board 7 voted nearly unanimously Wednesday night to name the section of West 97th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Broadway after Ariel Russo, a four-year-old girl who was killed at the intersection this summer by a speeding, unlicensed driver.
Thu, Oct 3, 2013, 4:17pm
Columbia produced an 11.5 percent return on its endowment this year, up from 2.3 percent last year, the University announced on Thursday.
Tue, Oct 1, 2013, 11:00pm
The Texas-based Alamo Drafthouse chain has dropped its plan to open a cinema on the Upper West Side.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013, 2:16am
The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine selected a developer in its controversial project to build residential apartments on the north side of the cathedral grounds.