Wed, Jan 20, 2016, 8:48pm
Though the University effectively rejected a proposal created by the University Senate’s Faculty Affairs Committee to prohibit internal investigations into anonymous Title IX-related complaints made in course evaluations, fears surrounding the issue persist.
Sun, Dec 13, 2015, 6:07pm
Columbia College Student Council will present to Dean of Columbia College James J. Valentini on Tuesday a set of issues that students have indicated on a survey are most pressing for the college to address.
Thu, Dec 3, 2015, 12:27am
Next fall, lecture courses with a required discussion section at Columbia College and the School of General Studies will be offered for four credits—rather than three—in hopes that the new credit values will better reflect the course’s workload expectations.
Fri, Nov 20, 2015, 2:58am
The Columbia College Alumni Association awarded Eric Holder, CC ’73, Law ’76, its highest honor, the Alexander Hamilton Medal, on Thursday night for his outspoken efforts in promoting diversity.
Fri, Nov 20, 2015, 1:28am
Columbia College publicly launched Core to Commencement—a $400 million fundraising campaign—at an event on Friday. This is the first campaign dedicated exclusively to raising funds for the College.
Wed, Nov 18, 2015, 9:09pm
As University President Lee Bollinger hosted the semester’s first graduate student fireside chat on Wednesday, a small group of students marched from Low Steps to his home to protest issues facing students of color on campus.
Thu, Nov 12, 2015, 8:24pm
Both Interim Dean of Advising Andrew Plaa and leaders of the Columbia College Student Council and Engineering Student Council hope to work together to address concerns regarding the Center for Student Advising.
Students look to Valentini for more aggressive execution on unknown but well received “Beginner’s Mind” concept
Mon, Oct 12, 2015, 9:05pm
Columbia College Dean James Valentini kicked off the year hoping to instill a “beginner’s mind” philosophy in each student.
Wed, Oct 7, 2015, 8:29pm
Starting next semester, students will be able to take Art Humanities and Music Humanities simultaneously, which instructors hope will allow for more holistic engagement with the material.
Fri, Oct 2, 2015, 3:00am
Once seen as passive and disengaged, the Columbia College Alumni Association has turned its attention to strengthening relationships with alumni and raising the excitement about bleeding Columbia blue.