NEWS: Student Life

Dec 2, 2016, 1:42 AM

Responding to the shock of the recent presidential election results, over 45 students attended the first meeting of a coalition called Columbia Against Trump Thursday night.

Dec 1, 2016, 11:06 PM

Nearly 1,000 members of the Columbia community came together on College Walk this Thursday for the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, hosted by the undergraduate student councils.

Dec 1, 2016, 3:14 AM

Building on demands for Columbia to acknowledge its involvement in the colonization of the Americas and the displacement of indigenous peoples, the Native American Council of Colum

Nov 28, 2016, 5:25 PM

Nicole Orttung, a General Studies student known for her dedication to social justice and bright personality, died last Tuesday in Washington, D.C.

Nov 22, 2016, 4:23 AM

The Barnard Student Government Association discussed proposals on how to use its $50,000 endowment fund and gave an update on a new initiative allowing Barnard students to swipe guests into dining halls—instead of using points—at its general body meeting Monday evening.

Nov 21, 2016, 2:26 AM

For the second year in a row, Barnard and the Student Government Association have collaborated to offer students facing food insecurity free meal points donated by fellow peers.

Nov 16, 2016, 4:35 AM

In an effort to combat high rates of sexual assault and infrequent preventative intervention by bystanders that align with a nationwide trend, Columbia University began mandating a bystander intervention training program for students in 2014.

Nov 15, 2016, 2:45 AM

Approximately 80 students gathered at the Dodge Fitness Center on Monday night to protest Columbia’s wrestling team.

Nov 15, 2016, 1:19 AM

Following Donald Trump’s victory in the presidential election last Tuesday, students and faculty at Columbia have expressed concern that undocumented students could lose work eligibility or face deportation.