alma-mater

Tue, Sep 24, 2013, 3:34pm
Columbia ain’t some two-bit institution out in the boonies. We’ve played host to a hefty number of notables in our day, and I think it’s high time we hand out some coveted Alma Mater statuettes to the biggest stars on campus. 1. Scarlett Johansson Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons WINNER: Best...
Thu, Apr 19, 2012, 6:21pm
In today's paper, reporter Carly Crane reports that last month, the 108th Street church ordained Eva Duzant, the church's first female pastor in its 90-year history. Southern Baptist congregation members said that it was about time for a woman to come to the forefront of the church. “I think women...
Sun, Oct 16, 2011, 10:30pm
Each week, Eli Grober and Bob Vulfov liveblog something. Anything. Everything. Waste your time as we waste ours! Tonight’s liveblog will commence at 10:30 p.m. and feature the popular sunbathing/flirting locale known as “The Steps." For those of you wondering, the answer is “No.” We don’t have...
Sun, Oct 16, 2011, 9:42pm
Each week, on Sunday, Eli Grober and Bob Vulfov liveblog something. Anything. Everything. They take Eli’s computer, throw it in the trash, and then open up Bob’s computer and type their thoughts and observations into the Internet. Check it out!
Thu, May 19, 2011, 11:26pm
Last night, the class of 2011 donned their fatigues and took to the battlefield in the War on Fun for the final time. Over the past week, rumors had been swirling around an alleged kegger scheduled to take place in the EC quad, but the seniors instead assembled in IAB for combat. Spectrum arrived...
Sat, Oct 30, 2010, 1:33pm
This week we bring you the second installment of Spectrum’s Alexander Hamilton Memorial Caption Contest. The Hamilton Caption Contest is named in honor of that lion of all Lions, Alexander Hamilton, for his lifetime dedication to advancing the cause of life, liberty, and the pursuit of snappiness...
Fri, Oct 1, 2010, 11:28am
In “The Republic,” Plato imagines a world in which man follows only his basest desires. It would be, he says, a sort of “city of pigs.” Plato’s thought plays a central role in a Columbia education. We read him in Contemporary Civilization and myriad philosophy classes, and his name is up there on...
Thu, Sep 23, 2010, 4:00pm
Joanna Wang
Fri, Sep 17, 2010, 12:32pm
Hi all. My name's James Dawson and I'll be blogging for Spectrum about politics. Also, things that annoy me. Take, for example, the UNI system. This past week, I’ve heard more than a few freshpersons complain about their new Columbia e-mail addresses. The standard xyz1234@columbia.edu addresses...

Pages