Thu, Oct 9, 2014, 5:21am
Formed 18 months ago as a solution for longstanding problems of faculty retention, outdated space, and limited research and academic programming for students in the natural science departments, the Science Initative has yet to begin fundraising in any significant capacity.
Tue, Sep 9, 2014, 12:49am
Law professor Tim Wu is running against former U.S. Rep. Kathy Hochul for lieutenant governor of New York during Tuesday’s Democratic primary.
Fri, Sep 5, 2014, 12:15am
Rupp, who served as president from 1993 to 2002, is teaching a new seminar in the religion department. He returned this fall after having led the International Rescue Committee, a humanitarian aid and development organization, from 2002 to 2013.
Wed, Sep 3, 2014, 1:42am
Human bone isn’t what comes to mind when most people think of a commercial product, but a group of Columbia researchers hopes to change that.
Fri, Aug 29, 2014, 4:20pm
The Nation reported on Friday that an anonymous student was frustrated by the “tone and content” of an email mistankenly sent by a Columbia Title IX compliance officer.
Thu, Aug 28, 2014, 7:35pm
Barnard and Columbia first-years were the first to attend a new, two-part workshop on sexual violence and gender-based misconduct on Thursday, which administrators reworked following criticism from student activists, as a mandatory part of this year’s NSOP.
Sun, Aug 24, 2014, 8:47pm
Barnard President Debora Spar added an unexpected element to the usually routine First Year Welcome ceremony: a bucket of ice.
Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 3:44pm
Following the organization of a student-led task force to examine Columbia’s leave of absence policies, the Center for Student Advising announced several changes in August to the medical leave policies for Columbia College and the School of Engineering and Applied Science—but students say there’s...
Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 2:38pm
Divestment has become a hot-button issue on college campuses throughout the country over the past year, and Columbia was no exception. Student activists called on the University to divest from fossil fuels and private prison companies.
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.