Sat, Aug 30, 2014, 1:36pm
During contract negotiations last month, Student Worker Solidarity sent a letter to administrators urging them not to sign with Command Security, another company that the University was considering, calling the firm “irresponsible and non-union.”
Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 4:43pm
Morningside Heights has seen its fair share of labor issues over the past year, and more contract negotiations are expected throughout the academic year.
Fri, Aug 15, 2014, 9:45pm
David Rosand, CC ’59, GSAS ’62, and GSAS ’65, a longtime Columbia professor who chaired the art history and archaeology department for seven years, died on August 8. He was 75.
Tue, Aug 12, 2014, 5:59pm
A Columbia Public Safety officer is in critical condition at St. Luke’s Hospital after being hit by a car over the weekend.
Tue, Jul 29, 2014, 10:03am
Student groups and councils are looking for new meeting space after boardrooms on the fifth floor of Lerner Hall were repurposed into health offices this summer.
Responding to faculty pressure, Bollinger establishes Faculty of Arts and Sciences fundraising campaign
Thu, Jul 24, 2014, 6:06pm
A new fundraising campaign is in the works to raise money for Columbia’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences after faculty members appealed to University President Lee Bollinger in May to address growing concerns about financial constraints.
Mon, Jun 16, 2014, 5:25pm
Columbia submitted a bid on Monday to host President Barack Obama’s, CC ’83, presidential library on its Manhattanville campus, a University spokesperson confirmed.
Wed, Jun 11, 2014, 11:58pm
Kaushik Tiwari, SEAS ’16, received a $100,000 Thiel Fellowship, which is awarded to student entrepreneurs to fund their scientific and technological projects.
Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:55pm
Gerardo Romo was the first student ever to come to Columbia from his high school in Perris, California, where he recalled feeling lonely as one of only a few out students at his school of 3,000.
Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:35pm
Miriam Gleckman, who completed a joint major in human rights and women’s, gender, and sexuality studies, has worked with nonprofits and politicians on issues ranging from women’s rights to environmentalism.