Mon, Nov 24, 2014, 12:04am
Students talked about the Western focus of the Core Curriculum, travel opportunities for engineering students, and better integrating international students at a town hall held to discuss undergraduate global education on Thursday night.
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.
Tue, Nov 18, 2014, 1:13am
Attend Wednesday’s town hall to have your voice heard about changes to Frontiers.
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, Nov 11, 2014, 9:20pm
Bearden reimagines Homer’s epic to depict the African American journey in “Black Odyssey.”
Wed, Oct 8, 2014, 1:55am
In order to gather student feedback about potential revisions to the Barnard curriculum, Provost Linda Bell is hosting three open discussions throughout the fall semester.
Thu, Sep 4, 2014, 3:09am
Life and our time at Columbia won’t last forever, but we can leave a legacy by avoiding the urge to act with urgency and instead being "unproductive."
Tue, Sep 2, 2014, 8:32pm
Greater depth could help to improve the Core Curriculum, which is currently hampered by its ambitious breadth.
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.
Sun, May 4, 2014, 11:14pm
Leo Schwartz reflects on the Core, thoughts that transcend time, and the universality of the Columbia and human experiences.