Mon, Mar 9, 2015, 11:18pm
Students who are not transfers or studying abroad will no longer be able to petition to have classes count towards Columbia’s Global Core requirement, despite student concerns that the current list of acceptable classes is not comprehensive.
Valentini posted, then removed image relating to deaths of Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Joshua Villa, CC ’18, on his Facebook profile
Tue, Dec 9, 2014, 1:35am
Columbia College Dean James Valentini said he was not aware of the images posted to his Facebook page when reached for comment early Tuesday morning.
Thu, Nov 20, 2014, 4:13am
Committee co-chairs Philip Kitcher, a philosophy professor, and Peter deMenocal, an earth and environmental science professor, provided the comments a week after Columbia College proposed two alternatives to the current Frontiers course.
Thu, Nov 13, 2014, 3:29am
Both proposed courses would replace the current lecture-and-seminar format with only seminars, but would differ in the focus of their content.
Tue, Oct 14, 2014, 1:12am
Columbia needs to facilitate more alumni-student interaction.
Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:09pm
At his speech during Columbia College Class Day on Tuesday, Dan Futterman, CC ’89, said that graduating from Columbia came with both privilege and responsibility.
Sun, May 11, 2014, 12:30pm
A new Core science course to replace Frontiers of Science is on its way, but it won’t be ready for the fall.
Tue, Apr 22, 2014, 8:06pm
The comparative literature and society major is writing his thesis on perception and moral autonomy in Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s Second Discourse and Immanuel Kant’s Conjectural Beginning of Human History.
Tue, Apr 22, 2014, 2:05am
Margarete Diaz Cuadros, CC ’14, was named the class of 2014 valedictorian on Monday morning.
Fri, Apr 11, 2014, 2:08am
Columbia alumni who have founded startups will now have more than just their degrees in common. Starting in June, they will be sharing office space downtown in the new Columbia Startup Lab.