Yasemin Akcaguner

Sun, Dec 7, 2014, 12:24pm
Seeking greater rights and recognition for their work as research and teaching assistants, graduate student workers at Columbia are organizing to become a union.
Mon, Dec 1, 2014, 9:07pm
The decision, made by the 15-member committee during Monday’s closed-door meeting, came on the heels of a faculty letter, also released Monday, supporting a student petition that called for the rules to be revised.
Mon, Dec 1, 2014, 12:13am
Three Columbia maintenance workers are raising concerns about a recent decision by Facilities management to fill an open engineering position with an external candidate.
Tue, Nov 18, 2014, 3:10am
Student activists are circulating an online petition urging the Rules Committee to open a review of the Rules of University Conduct,
Fri, Nov 14, 2014, 2:43am
CPD finally met with ACSRI on Tuesday, but group members said they were still frustrated because much of the committee membership had changed, and they had to repeat many of the concerns they presented to ACSRI in the spring.
Fri, Oct 31, 2014, 4:46pm
Tom Maniatis, chair of the department of biochemistry and molecular biophysics at the Columbia University Medical Center, will be the director of Columbia’s new initiative on precision medicine, University President Lee Bollinger announced in an email on Thursday.
Fri, Oct 24, 2014, 10:05pm
The University Senate’s second plenary of the semester featured presentations from Suzanne Goldberg, special advisor to University President Lee Bollinger on sexual assault prevention and response, and Melissa Rooker, Columbia’s Title IX coordinator, and an update on the Columbia University...
Thu, Oct 23, 2014, 3:57am
This story is part of a special issue examining Barnard College's past and future in its 125th year. Check out the rest of the issue here.
Mon, Oct 20, 2014, 12:26am
Columbia’s Mental Health Task Force is circulating a survey focused on identity-based concerns with Counseling and Psychological Services and Furman Counseling Center.
Sat, Oct 18, 2014, 6:24pm
At a town hall to discuss potential revisions to the University Rules of Conduct on Friday afternoon, students voiced concerns on issues ranging from a lack of clarity with the current rules to the extent of student involvement with the revision process.

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