“Making change from within an institution like Columbia is messy and compromised,” Lulu Mickelson said. “But as students, we are in a unique position to impact University policy.”
Tensions continue to mount between local preservationists and cathedral administrators over the controversial residential development planned on the grounds of the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine.
As the artwork for the Manhattanville Community Arts and Employment Initiative nears completion, organizers are finding out that their original plan to put the art on the construction fences may not happen.
Robert Cartagena was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison on Wednesday, after being convicted for the murder of Tayshana Murphy earlier this month.
After a narrow loss to Rep. Charles Rangel in the 2012 primary election, Sen. Adriano Espaillat said that his second campaign for the 13th Congressional District, which spans Upper Manhattan and the Bronx, will be different.
Federal, state, and city officials joined forces in Harlem on Tuesday morning to call on the city and state governments to take action against alleged illegal hotel listings on Airbnb, an online subletting website.
This year, WHDC will give $219,000 to ReServe’s Summer Seniors Employment Program, providing 100 seniors over the age of 55 with 10-week work placements throughout the city.
River Hall, which reduced its electricity usage by 17.1 percent over the past two weeks, won this year’s challenge, while Furnald Hall increased its energy consumption by 16.9 percent—the worst result among the 14 participating Columbia dorms.
Rep. Charlie Rangel's main contenders, State Sen. Adriano Espaillat and the Rev. Michael Walrond, pose a serious threat to his winning a 23rd Congressional term, particularly because of Walrond's get-out-the-vote efforts.
City Council member Mark Levine's proposal to expand the Citi Bike bike-sharing program to the Upper West Side will be a great improvement to the neighborhood's transportation as well as a welcome option for travel to and from Columbia's Manhattanville campus.
Jul 24, 3:28pm
University President Lee Bollinger announced on Thursday that Suzanne Goldberg will serve as the special advisor to the president on sexual assault prevention and response. You can read our story... Read More
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