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September 23, 2014, 1:55 AM

Marzouki, who became president in December 2011, will meet with the Council on Foreign Relations and officially address the United Nations later this week.

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Sep 23, 2014, 1:35 AM

His speech addressed the strong ties between Columbia, Japan, and Japan-related institutions such as the Center on Japanese Economy and Business.

Sep 23, 2014, 2:07 AM

Meet the candidates for Columbia College Student Council and Engineering Student Council’s class of 2018 councils.

Sep 22, 2014, 8:13 PM
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Two computer science professors are developing XRay, a tool that will be used to better understand what about people’s online behavior results in the specific assortment of advertisements that appear on their screens.

Sep 22, 2014, 3:05 AM
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Six students are running to be the first-ever Columbia College Student Council sandwich ambassador.

Student Life

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Sep 23, 2014, 2:07 AM

Meet the candidates for Columbia College Student Council and Engineering Student Council’s class of 2018 councils.

Sep 22, 2014, 3:05 AM
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Six students are running to be the first-ever Columbia College Student Council sandwich ambassador.

Sep 22, 2014, 3:16 AM
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The Columbia University Marching Band unveiled a Community Standards Agreement for sexual harassment and sexual assault on Thursday, which all current and new members are expected to sign.

Sep 22, 2014, 1:53 AM
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Columbia students participating in the People’s Climate March said it was clear from the outset that Sunday’s march was something unprecedented.

Morningside Heights

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Sep 14, 2014, 11:26 PM

Hundreds of worshipers packed into the pews to hear Rev. Dr. Amy Butler’s first sermon as Riverside’s seventh senior minister—the first woman ever to hold the position.

Sep 12, 2014, 12:18 AM
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Residents of Cathedral Gardens are asking for Community Board 7’s help to get information from the developer who they say has not adequately dealt with the building’s structural and facilities issues.

Sep 10, 2014, 3:06 AM

Even as the cardboard signs proclaim discounts from 20 to 50 to 60 percent off, the owner of the store is still unsure what will become of the space.

Sep 3, 2014, 12:49 AM
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Some faculty members are questioning the employee wages offered by Book Culture, drawing out tensions between professors and the local bookstore after union disputes this summer.

Administration

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Sep 18, 2014, 2:45 AM
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At Teachers College, where tuition per point has risen to $1,398, a student movement called Our TC has been canvassing classmates and gathering data as part of a campaign to push TC administrators and trustees to give them more shared governance in the school’s finances.

Sep 15, 2014, 9:43 PM
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After a series of remote and on-campus disciplinary hearings last week, Theo Milonopoulos, the political science Ph.D. student who was suspended and banned from campus following two arrests in Los Angeles in June, has been officially suspended.

Sep 12, 2014, 7:02 AM
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A group of students met with University President Lee Bollinger on Sept. 9 to ask for more changes to Columbia’s sexual assault policies and asked that Bollinger respond within three weeks.

Sep 11, 2014, 1:38 AM

After 25 years working for the federal government, Barnard’s new chief operating officer Robert Goldberg now spends his days on the first floor of Milbank Hall, working on a variety of administrative tasks.

West Harlem

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Sep 22, 2014, 2:10 AM
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Motorcyclists clad in black leather jackets, African-American superheroes, anti-police-brutality activists, and youth dance troupes gathered in a vivid and cacophonous display in Central Harlem Sunday afternoon.

Sep 19, 2014, 2:32 AM

At the Broadway Democrats club’s town hall meeting at Manhattan Pentecostal Church on Thursday night, discussion centered on conditions in public housing projects and local residents’ relationships with police officers from the 26th Precinct.

Sep 18, 2014, 2:39 AM
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The owners of a building on 125th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard tapped real estate broker Ariel Property Advisors to find developers to build an up-to-108,000-square-foot mixed-use facility on the site.

Sep 17, 2014, 1:59 AM
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As the People’s Climate March, a city-wide march to call for more global action against climate change, approaches on Sunday, Upper Manhattan organizers are working to make global environmental issues feel relevant to locals.

Academics

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Sep 23, 2014, 1:35 AM

His speech addressed the strong ties between Columbia, Japan, and Japan-related institutions such as the Center on Japanese Economy and Business.

Sep 23, 2014, 1:55 AM
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Marzouki, who became president in December 2011, will meet with the Council on Foreign Relations and officially address the United Nations later this week.

Sep 22, 2014, 8:13 PM
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Two computer science professors are developing XRay, a tool that will be used to better understand what about people’s online behavior results in the specific assortment of advertisements that appear on their screens.

Sep 19, 2014, 12:42 AM
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Ai-jen Poo, CC ’96, was named a MacArthur Fellow for her work as the director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance.

Upper West Side

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Sep 22, 2014, 2:04 AM
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Cooper’s Law, named for 9-year-old Cooper Stock who was killed by a taxi driver at West End Avenue and 97th Street on Jan. 10, officially went into effect Sunday along with two other local laws surrounding NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission policies.

 
Sep 3, 2014, 1:51 PM
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West End Avenue will have two fewer lanes of traffic and four new pedestrian islands at 95th and 97th streets in the coming months after Community Board 7 overwhelmingly passed a Department of Transportation proposal to make the road safer on Tuesday night.

Aug 23, 2014, 5:05 PM
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The Upper West Side is full of trendy cafés, restaurants, bookstores, and shops up and down the main thoroughfares: Broadway, Amsterdam, and Columbus avenues.

Jul 10, 2014, 9:28 PM
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Jean Chambers was hit Thursday afternoon at 95th Street and West End Avenue when a 2004 Ford Expedition made a left turn.

Uptown

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Sep 10, 2014, 3:20 AM

With 99.5 percent of precincts reporting as of early Wednesday morning, Espaillat received 50.3 percent of the vote. Jackson received 42.7 percent of the vote, while Tejada received 7 percent.

Aug 23, 2014, 4:53 PM

Manhattanville sits on a low, flat plane just north of Morningside Heights. This former industrial neighborhood will soon house Columbia’s new campus expansion, which will feature graduate school facilities in the arts, sciences, and business.

Mar 26, 2014, 3:17 AM

The Columbia University Medical Center filed a set of permits on Monday and Tuesday with the Department of Buildings for the School of Nursing’s $34.4 million expansion.

Mar 26, 2014, 3:26 AM

In a statement circulated by incumbent Rep. Charles Rangel’s campaign last week, former City Council member Robert Jackson said Espaillat should not run for State Senate if he loses the congressional primary.