Office of the Provost

Thu, Dec 4, 2014, 6:39am
The courses—seven undergraduate and nine graduate—will be available starting in the spring semester, the Office of the Provost announced Thursday morning.
Wed, Nov 5, 2014, 1:19am
When the council was formed in 2012, it was given $30 million by the Faculty and Pipeline Diversity Program to allocate to various diversity efforts.
Mon, Sep 8, 2014, 2:18am
Before being appointed to the position by Provost John Coatsworth at the end of August, Mitchell had been a member of the Provost’s Advisory Council for the Enhancement of Faculty Diversity for nine years and had been leading the College of Dental Medicine’s diversity programs.
Fri, Mar 28, 2014, 2:49am
Upcoming changes to the Housing Assistance Program include the creation of forgivable loans and shared appreciation mortgages.
Fri, Feb 28, 2014, 3:31am
Graduating General Studies students pursuing B.S. degrees should have been notified much earlier that GS will now offer only B.A. degrees.
Wed, Jan 22, 2014, 11:59pm
After students complained last semester that the University’s policies on sexual assault were confusing and scattered online, the provost’s office is hoping that a new website will mitigate the problem.
Sun, Dec 8, 2013, 11:53pm
New reports released Friday from the Senate’s quality of life survey reveal that undergraduate students are least satisfied with academic advising and career preparation and most satisfied with on-campus interviews and recruiting.
Sun, Dec 8, 2013, 10:55pm
University Provost John Coatsworth said the plan will allow faculty over the age of 65 to receive 100 percent of their salaries upon retirement and phase out their retirements over five years.
Mon, Dec 5, 2011, 2:34am
Interim Provost John Coatsworth ended up choosing two out of three students recommended by the senate’s Student Affairs Committee members: Eduardo Santana, a Columbia College USenator, and Mi Wang, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences USenator.
Mon, Dec 5, 2011, 2:09am
Eight years after the Columbia School was founded, there are usually two to three times as many Columbia families applying for kindergarten as there are spots for them, a reality that has frustrated some professors.