Tue, May 17, 2016, 1:00pm
Every summer, students of the four colleges march into Commencement with small, inflatable quasi-mascots. Barnard wields giant Bs, Columbia College carries tiny Roar-ees, SEAS brings in massive red hammers, and General Studies sports racing flags.
Tue, May 3, 2016, 4:00pm
Did you work for months on your thesis and feel like you deserve a little extra credit? Did you use a pun in the title that took you weeks to perfect, but nobody you presented to even cared?
Tue, May 3, 2016, 2:00pm
Ah, May 2—the last day of classes, but for seniors it’s, like, the last day of classes.
Fri, Apr 29, 2016, 2:13am
A graduating columnist’s take on Spec’s 116 traditions.
Sun, Apr 24, 2016, 9:20pm
Feeling alone and lonely throughout college can cause trivial moments to feel incredibly significant.
Thu, Mar 24, 2016, 4:47am
The members of the Columbia class of 2016 shouldn’t exploit their other classmates by selling their extra Commencement tickets. It’s a violation of ethics; more importantly, it’s a rejection of community.
Tue, Feb 23, 2016, 2:00pm
Get excited, Bears. As of yesterday, February 22, Barnard announced the speaker for the 124th commencement ceremony.
Fri, Nov 20, 2015, 1:30pm
Do your post-graduation plans involve moving back to a sad suburb where you can’t acquire falafel 24/7 from a conveniently located NYC halal cart? Never fear—if you learn to cook a good falafel sandwich now, you can be pita-full in May... instead of just pitiful.
Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 1:47am
Mon, May 4, 2015, 12:11am
In his column, Luke Foster contemplates the implications behind graduation on both old and new friendships.