Mar 31, 2015, 3:28 AM

Columnist Dina Lamdany discusses the consequences of ignoring our individual privacy while using social media.

Mar 30, 2015, 12:22 AM

Phrases such as “this is not your place” only serve to go against the values of a democratic society.

Mar 27, 2015, 2:39 AM

Columnist Karl Daum reflects on the fulfilling life we are supposed to have after Columbia and the opposing, inevitable reality.

Mar 26, 2015, 3:54 AM

In a world where we advocate for free speech, are we forgetting ethical responsibility?


Mar 30, 2015, 12:29 AM

Members of Students for Justice in Palestine explain why viewing Israel as an apartheid state is essential to understanding the Arab-Israeli conflict.

Mar 30, 2015, 12:45 AM

In order to experience Bacchanal correctly, we must adhere to community guidelines that promote a healthy and safe environment.

Mar 26, 2015, 4:05 AM

Jewish students who stand in solidarity with Palestine should not be overshadowed by Aryeh.

Mar 26, 2015, 2:01 AM

Despite the obvious tension, discussions during Apartheid Week should not be censored.

Staff editorials

Mar 31, 2015, 4:04 AM

Spectator’s Editorial Board announces endorsements in the executive board elections.

Mar 10, 2015, 3:37 AM

Columbia University is an ideal choice for the Obama presidential library.

Mar 5, 2015, 3:54 AM

We feel as though graduate students should be allowed to unionize, by virtue of the fact that they feel disadvantaged in their relationship with the University.

Feb 25, 2015, 2:49 AM

Unless it is improved, the sexual respect education program will have little effect on risk factors and behaviors.

The Canon

Nov 20, 2014, 5:54 AM

How Columbians experience drugs.

Nov 6, 2014, 7:21 AM

What is the “War on Fun” at Columbia?

Oct 13, 2014, 6:11 AM

What does it mean that Columbia doesn’t celebrate Columbus Day?

Sep 25, 2014, 7:15 AM


This week's Scope asks: How do we interact socially through digital mediums at Columbia?

Letters to the editor

Mar 10, 2015, 3:29 AM

Ollie’s burning down exposes our insensitivity to the plight of low-wage workers.

Mar 5, 2015, 3:19 AM

Judging by its response to the recent fire at 600, Barnard should improve how it addresses emergency crises.

Feb 19, 2015, 10:14 PM

Standardized testing for New York City students is a good idea; it helps the state evaluate how well its students are acquiring and applying the critical thinking skills necessary to earn a job in a competitive market.

Feb 11, 2015, 12:32 AM

It is no longer productive to debate whose side we believe in the case between Emma Sulkowicz and Paul Nussenger.

Editorial cartoons

Mar 31, 2015, 1:22 AM

The recent Bacchanal policy changes are ineffective.

Mar 12, 2015, 4:52 AM

What is it like dining at Ferris Booth? 

Feb 24, 2015, 10:22 PM

Cartoonist Ji hoo Woo reminds us that Columbia is not past racial stereotyping.

Feb 17, 2015, 1:26 AM

How would students survive the cold without the help of Columbia's facilities workers? Well, they wouldn't.