Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Sun, Mar 22, 2015, 8:57pm
​The New York regional office of the National Labor Relations Board will hold a hearing to review whether graduate student teaching and research assistants at Columbia have the right to unionize on March 31, a representative from the group of Columbia graduate students seeking union recognition...
Sun, Mar 22, 2015, 8:55pm
The Graduate Workers of Columbia University, a group of graduate students hoping its union will be recognized by the University, says that Columbia does not provide adequate teaching training—an issue it hopes can be resolved through collective bargaining power.
Tue, Sep 9, 2014, 1:11am
Ph.D candidate Theo Milonopoulos charges the Columbia administration with continued negligence and explains why he’s filing a lawsuit.
Wed, Apr 9, 2014, 1:17am
The new lounge will be accessible to all graduate students and faculty at Columbia with a key-swipe system and features a lounge area with a projector and screen, a small conference room, and a cafe that will also serve food from Flat Top.
Tue, Feb 18, 2014, 8:07pm
Teachers College Ph.D candidates working as course assistants should be compensated as much as their colleagues in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.
Fri, Feb 7, 2014, 4:36am
The lounge for Graduate School of Arts and Sciences students in 301 Philosophy Hall won’t be complete until March, a University Facilities spokesperson said Thursday.
Thu, Apr 25, 2013, 1:58am
Several members of the Policy and Planning Committee, which comprises FAS faculty, say they were never told about the report and are unsure if it was worth the cost.
Wed, Apr 3, 2013, 3:31am
GSAS’s Teaching Center offers weekly programs and one-on-one consultations to graduate students, but tenure-track and tenured faculty remain largely uninvolved with the Teaching Center and few students attend sessions.
Tue, Feb 26, 2013, 1:39am
The master’s of arts in statistics, housed at GSAS, and the master’s of science in actuarial science, based at the School of Continuing Education, will make use of social networks and video conferencing.
Thu, Feb 14, 2013, 1:42am
Columbia University graduate students say the cost of living in New York City is a burden that increased stipends fail to alleviate.