Wed, Dec 3, 2014, 12:48am
Spectator sat down with University President Lee Bollinger on Tuesday to discuss his search for a new athletic director, his meetings with Columbia Prison Divest and Barnard Columbia Divest, the Rules of Conduct, and more. Here’s what we learned:
Fri, Nov 14, 2014, 2:43am
CPD finally met with ACSRI on Tuesday, but group members said they were still frustrated because much of the committee membership had changed, and they had to repeat many of the concerns they presented to ACSRI in the spring.
Wed, Oct 22, 2014, 12:56pm
By ignoring Columbia Prison Divest's proposals, President Bollinger and the ACSRI have failed to uphold the University's moral values.
Sat, Sep 20, 2014, 6:17pm
Over 800 Columbia students will march from West 86th Street to Midtown this Sunday as part of a massive effort to demand meaningful action on climate change from world leaders.
Tue, Jun 10, 2014, 8:23pm
Union Theological Seminary’s Board of Trustees unanimously voted on Tuesday to divest the school’s $108.4 million endowment from fossil fuels.
Sun, May 11, 2014, 12:18pm
Student groups have ramped up efforts this semester to pressure the University to divest from fossil fuels to private prison companies.
Thu, Apr 17, 2014, 2:14am
Columbia Prison Divest is wrapping up a week of events called People, Prisons & Profit, which aimed to increase awareness for its divestment movement on campus.
Sun, Apr 6, 2014, 3:07pm
At Friday's plenary, the University Senate passed resolutions that would make membership of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Sexual Assault public and codify the quality of life survey as a biennial endeavour. Representatives from the Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing also...
Thu, Mar 13, 2014, 10:18pm
At his first fireside chat of the semester on Wednesday night, University President Lee Bollinger fielded questions from nearly 60 undergraduates on everything from gender-neutral bathrooms to a student group's call for divestment from private prison companies. Bollinger was joined by University...
Mon, Feb 10, 2014, 3:34am
For a better activism, we need to be more pragmatic and respectful of our causes.