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:
Thu, Apr 16, 2015, 4:31am
A message to CCSC's new Executive Board president and vice president, from the Georgetown University Student Association president and vice president, who also ran and won on a satirical ticket.
Wed, Apr 15, 2015, 4:43am
For as long as most of us can remember, Bacchanal has served as the main symbol of social life at Columbia. However, while we might interpret that to mean that all students look forward to an event that supposedly brings the community together in a fun and casual way, that isn’t always the case.
Sun, Apr 12, 2015, 10:00pm
As food insecurity becomes a more visible issue on Columbia’s campus, members of Columbia College Student Council are developing a pilot program that would provide free meal swipes for students in emergency situations.
Thu, Apr 2, 2015, 7:04am
Although some candidates for student council had suggested bringing the Bacchanal committee under the purview of the four undergraduate councils, the fate of the committee looks a little more certain after the results of CCSC and ESC elections, which were released late Wednesday night.
Thu, Apr 2, 2015, 6:50am
In an upset, Benjamin Makansi and Vivek Ramakrishnan, both CC ’16, narrowly edged out incumbent council leaders in the elections for Columbia College Student Council executive board.
Wed, Apr 1, 2015, 10:44pm
Updated: April 1 at 11:07 p.m.
Tue, Mar 31, 2015, 4:04am
Spectator’s Editorial Board announces endorsements in the executive board elections.
Tue, Mar 31, 2015, 2:53am
Several prominent members of incumbent CCSC president Peter Bailinson’s council have publicly thrown their support to opponent Benjamin Makansi, CC ’16, as Bailinson campaigns for a second term.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015, 11:55am
Bacchanal, sexual assault, and council transparency were all discussed at the council election debates.