Oct 21, 2014, 1:39 AM

Someone’s “biological clock” should not be a concern for his or her academic adviser.

Oct 19, 2014, 5:44 PM

“Return on investment” at Columbia should manifest itself as the future ability to give back.

Oct 16, 2014, 1:55 AM

We must lay aside our cynicism in order to engage in the beauty of meaningful conversation.

Oct 16, 2014, 1:55 AM

In the midst of a midterm-induced stress-tornado, it’s important that we remind ourselves of why we chose Columbia as a home.


Oct 17, 2014, 1:18 AM

Under the current Rules of University Conduct, students can only choose between two evils: a flawed external arbitration process or Dean’s Discipline .

Oct 16, 2014, 1:59 AM

Columbia disappointed us by failing to actively promote discourse on Columbus Day.

Oct 16, 2014, 1:55 AM

Columbus Day has aspects that are worth celebrating.

Oct 14, 2014, 8:23 PM

Whether Jamie Boothe killed President Lincoln or not, students should judge the intellectual importance and value of his argument instead of wasting time on the pointless speculations.

Staff editorials

Oct 21, 2014, 2:22 AM

The integrity of the Rules Town Hall suffered from means that were at best questionable.

Oct 14, 2014, 1:12 AM

Columbia needs to facilitate more alumni-student interaction.

Oct 9, 2014, 12:49 AM

Student-parents are not properly supported by the University.

Oct 7, 2014, 12:01 AM

The Columbia Design Challenge’s interschool effort to fight the Ebola outbreak is the best way for the University to show the world what it has to offer.

The Canon

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?

Sep 12, 2014, 12:40 AM

Culture shock at Columbia from four different perspectives: a transfer student, an international student, a nontraditional student, and a student from Nebraska.

Apr 30, 2014, 4:29 AM

In this week’s Canon, we asked our contributors: Is Columbia a corporation?

Letters to the editor

Oct 21, 2014, 12:47 AM

Alumni organizations are working to create events and groups to facilitate exchange and collaboration with students.

Oct 19, 2014, 5:47 PM

Ben Jealous, CC ’94, and former president and CEO of the NAACP encourages the University to strive for justice and amend the Rules of University Conduct.

Oct 17, 2014, 1:01 AM

Spectator's reporting on the most recent Academic Curricular Review misrepresented what actually happened.

Oct 10, 2014, 1:35 AM

Columbia should do better than Walmart and pay its employees more.