I am a white woman who goes to Barnard and rows for Columbia. The things that were said by members of the wrestling team affect different members of our community in different ways; I can only respond from my experience and my identity.
Sixty thousand fans squeezed tightly into the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum on a late December afternoon, arriving in armor, black and silver body paint, skull hats, and even a few Darth Vader masks.
Sasha DiGiulian was enjoying a crêpe outside Artopolis last spring when an Australian couple came up to the senior and excitedly asked to take a picture with the Virginia native.
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Athletic Director Peter Pilling sent out a Columbia-wide email on Tuesday afternoon announcing and issuing a survey for the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education that seeks input from students and faculty about improving existing on-campus recreational facilities.
Sophomore Jayden Pantel stands at the pinnacle of the Ivy League, unbeaten in his last 20 meets in the 3-meter dive. The question remains if the Saskatchewan native’s dominance in the Ancient Eight can translate to success in national or even Olympic competition.
If your New Year’s resolution included going to the gym more often, then you’ve probably noticed the wholesale changes to Dodge Fitness Center.
In the physical arena of sport, athletes fully rely on the interaction between mind and body to perform. But if that body doesn’t fit the idealized image of what an athlete needs to succeed in their sport, the stage or court that was once a sanctuary can become a battlefield between an image and reality.
The club sport has seen a substantial membership increase this season.