Columbia College Student Council

Sun, Sep 13, 2015, 11:34pm
Columbia College Student Council President Ben Makansi and Vice President for Policy Vivek Ramakrishnan, both CC ’16, opened their first general body meeting on Sunday with updates to the food insecurity proposal released last Wednesday.
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.
Thu, Apr 2, 2015, 2:45am
I don’t regret running a satirical campaign. It was fun, and I think the election process needed to be mocked (I’m looking at you, suit-guy), even if the issues are real.
Mon, Mar 30, 2015, 2:16am
This year’s election for the executive board of Columbia College Student Council has attracted three diverse parties.
Mon, Feb 23, 2015, 1:06am
Columbia College Student Council is preparing to vote on whether to propose to extend the Columbia College drop deadline from five weeks into the semester to seven weeks into the semester. The initiative is a continuation of a push from last year’s council to obtain an extension.  
Sun, Feb 15, 2015, 8:28pm
Columnist Luke Foster urges us to abandon our reliance on numbers and embrace the art of metaphor.
Tue, Jan 27, 2015, 12:49am
Just before winter break, Columbia College Student Council approved project grant funding for the creation of Aware, a student-designed app that allows students to self-report instances of sexual assault. The app is meant to provide a platform for students to anonymously report where they...
Mon, Jan 26, 2015, 12:50am
Last semester’s key policy, which punished students for losing their keys with disciplinary action being marked on their permanent records, has been eliminated and replaced with an interim policy.