The elimination of the dean of student affairs position and restructuring of offices may hold positive change, but students should not have been excluded from this decision-making process.
Dean of Student Affairs
The next dean of student affairs must not view their job as merely a stepping stone.
Columbia should take a note from its peer institutions and include students in disciplinary processes.
The committee selecting the next dean of student affairs should seek student input and consider the issues most important to Columbia students.
In this week's lead story, Sarina Bhandari interviews students who have taken leaves of absence, examining the complications—academic, social, and financial—that can result from a voluntary or involuntary leave of absence.
Interim Dean of Student Affairs Terry Martinez said on Friday that she will not apply to become the permanent dean of Student Affairs for Columbia College and the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
What do you want to see in the next Dean of Student Affairs?
Jul 24, 3:28pm
University President Lee Bollinger announced on Thursday that Suzanne Goldberg will serve as the special advisor to the president on sexual assault prevention and response. You can read our story... Read More
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