Students and faculty with disabilities say inaccessible buildings, lack of awareness limit academic experiences
Tue, Mar 8, 2016, 4:03am
In a pamphlet published by the Columbia Office of Undergraduate Admissions, boldfaced blue type above a photo of students sitting on Low Steps declares the University to be a place where students hav
Tue, Mar 1, 2016, 11:42pm
Physically disabled students face difficulties as Columbia fails to provide accessible routes.
Thu, Feb 25, 2016, 6:36am
Updated March 6, 9:51 p.m. Eun Byoul Oh, CC ’18, has a list of residential halls that she has learned to avoid—a list which already takes into account the fact that more than a third of undergraduate dorms are wheelchair inaccessible.
Spar announces first computer science professorship, talks campus accessibility and fossil fuel divestment at Barnard SGA meeting
Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 1:17am
Barnard President Debora Spar discussed improvement in STEM, campus accessibility, fossil fuel divestment, and the winter break housing policy at SGA’s Monday meeting.
Fri, Oct 2, 2015, 12:37am
For those who know me, it will come as a surprise that there is a part of me that I am fairly quiet about. However, most people don’t know that I have a disability. There are several reasons that I keep this to myself.
Mon, May 4, 2015, 12:02am
First-year Evan Morris discusses what could be done to make student life at Columbia more accessible to those with disabilities.
Thu, Apr 16, 2015, 7:45pm
Spectrum is proud to announce the return of council updates with all the need-to-know information about Columbia’s student government: upcoming events, resolutions, debates, and more. Here’s what happened this week: Across councils:
Wed, Feb 25, 2015, 6:31am
How does a college on a hilltop make itself accessible to students with physical disabilities?
Sun, Oct 5, 2014, 11:46pm
Columbia Health announced last week that it would cover up to to $750 worth of diagnostic testing for Learning Disabilities, as well as ADD and ADHD, in the Special Healthcare Needs Fund.
Fri, Feb 14, 2014, 1:44am
Concerns about wheelchair accessibility and parking spaces are the latest in a long debate about the Department of Transportation’s plan to speed up bus service along 125th Street.