A group of Columbia University College Republicans members held an off-the-record meeting on Sunday night to discuss how to move forward after members expressed significant dissatisfaction with club elections and recent executive board action.
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The CUCR executive board released a statement early Friday morning asserting that its elections were held in a transparent manner, in accordance with the club’s constitution, and under the supervision of Student Governing Board representatives.
Campus political groups discussed issues like the political conflict in Syria and the role of the United States as a moderator in the Israel-Palestine conflict at a debate on Middle Eastern foreign policy Thursday.
A number of Republican and Democratic clubs of the Ivy League, including the Columbia University College Republicans, will release a joint statement Thursday backing marriage equality.
The crowd at a Low Steps watch party peaked at about 300 people, all of them watching CNN’s coverage. The Columbia University College Republicans watched the results come in at Mel’s Burger Bar.
Former presidential candidate Herman Cain told students about his desire to “rewrite the future history of the United States of America” on Tuesday night.
Former Republican president candidate Herman Cain will speak on campus next week at an event sponsored by the Columbia University College Republicans.
The Columbia University College Republicans' president and director of finance, without telling the rest of their board, had written a letter that would invite the dictator to campus.
We understand that public statements made by the Columbia University College Republicans have called two stories ("CUCR board denies group planned for Ahmadinejad invite, does not deny individual members' roles," Feb. 28, and "CUCR members plan to invite Ahmadinejad to campus," Feb. 27) into question.
The CUCR board issued a statement denying that the group had discussed bringing the Iranian president in a meeting, but, in interviews, some board members said there was the possibility several members had left others in the dark.
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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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