NEWS: Administration

Jan 23, 2015, 7:20 AM

Almost 400 Barnard students and alumnae attended the first of four community-wide town hall meetings Thursday to discuss adopting a trans enrollment policy that would admit students who were assigned male at birth.

Jan 21, 2015, 4:51 PM

Suzanne Goldberg will be the first executive vice president for university life. Goldberg takes on the role almost ten months after it was created as the EVP for Student Affairs.

Jan 20, 2015, 3:29 AM

Columbia reached an $875,000 class action settlement led by Faculty House worker Osmond Cousins on Thursday.

Jan 12, 2015, 4:39 PM

Columbia is under investigation by the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights for violations of Title IX and Title II, a spokesperson for the department confirmed for Spectator on Monday.

Jan 7, 2015, 8:19 PM

Barnard is under investigation by the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights for allegedly violating Title IX in its handling of sexual assault cases, the Huffington Post first reported on Wednesday.

Dec 12, 2014, 11:57 PM

After two discussions on recent grand jury decisions this week, students criticized the lag time between the start of the national protests and Columbia’s response to the issue.

Dec 12, 2014, 2:32 AM

At Thursday's University Senate plenary, senators discussed University protocol for police presence on campus, the decision to open the Rules of Conduct for review, MOOCs, and the Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing.

Dec 9, 2014, 1:35 AM

Columbia College Dean James Valentini said he was not aware of the images posted to his Facebook page when reached for comment early Tuesday morning.

Dec 8, 2014, 1:58 AM

Barnard’s faculty and staff claim they were shut out of the decision-making process for the new library, which faculty say also led to the resignation of the Dean of Barnard Library and Information Services Lisa Norberg.

Dec 7, 2014, 12:24 PM

Seeking greater rights and recognition for their work as research and teaching assistants, graduate student workers at Columbia are organizing to become a union.