NEWS: Student Life

Oct 23, 2014, 7:51 PM

The open-but-off-the-record event on Wednesday night, which drew around 25 students, provided an opportunity for students of all sexual orientations to be open about their feelings regarding society’s image of bisexuality.


Oct 23, 2014, 1:01 PM

Spectator talked with Erica Jong, Christy Carlson Romano, Ntozake Shange, and other Barnard alumni about their experiences at a women's college.

Oct 23, 2014, 6:16 AM

Frances Sadler, BC ’72, said that if you asked her or anyone at Barnard at the time she was a student, few would believe that she would be a trustee of the college today.

Oct 23, 2014, 5:10 AM

Women’s colleges are reexamining their stance on transgender students, but Barnard still lacks a formal policy. Students are working to change this.

Oct 23, 2014, 4:39 AM

After gathering at the Intercultural Resource Center, around 25 students marched to University President Lee Bollinger’s Freedom of Speech and Press class in Schermerhorn Hall and silently held signs outside the classroom.

Oct 23, 2014, 4:47 AM

The NYC Campus Safety Act would mandate the city to provide information about support services to victims of sexual assault, establish response and prevention education programs in colleges, and create a task force to improve how city agencies respond to college sexual assaults.

Oct 23, 2014, 3:57 AM

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.

Oct 22, 2014, 2:06 AM

A group of students are printing of 8,000 stickers for CUIDs that display the contact information of Sexual Violence Response and Counseling and Psychological Services.

Oct 22, 2014, 2:06 AM

Starting last week, ESC polled students to learn about their experiences using Columbia’s Wi-Fi, ultimately hoping to improve Wi-Fi connectivity across campus.

Oct 21, 2014, 1:15 AM

CCSC Alumni Affairs Representative Matthew Forrest, CC ’17, is working with the Columbia Alumni Association to create a list of international alumni that students would be able to contact while abroad.