A business-based approach to financial growth and brand-building, though well-intentioned, has the potential to undermine student interests and academic values.
Candidates for the General Studies Student Council and General Studies University Senate seats discussed the integration of GS students with the general student body, financial aid, and the appointment of positions without candidates at Monday’s debates.
Four candidates are running for the General Studies Student Council’s president and vice president of policy positions.
Candidates for this year's Columbia College, School of Engineering and Applied Science, and School of General Studies University Senate seats have platform ideas ranging from creating a student position on the board of trustees to expanding financial aid for international and 3-2 students.
In this week’s lead, Lesley Thulin surveys the challenges faced by Columbia's transfer student population and what it takes to overcome them.
Despite Columbia's pride in its socioeconomic diversity, there's always a pressure both to assimilate and not to appear like we're trying too hard to assimilate.
Wealth divides the Columbia community by making some activities prohibitive.
The Panhellenic Council’s secrecy in recruitment surrounding chapter dues is detrimental to potential new members.
Work-study falls short of providing the responsibilities necessary for future job applications.
As the chancellor of the New York City Department of Education, Joel Klein, CC ’67, worked to instill the same appreciation for education in the city’s 1.1 million students that he found in Columbia’s Core Curriculum.
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