Students look to Valentini for more aggressive execution on unknown but well received “Beginner’s Mind” concept
Mon, Oct 12, 2015, 9:05pm
Columbia College Dean James Valentini kicked off the year hoping to instill a “beginner’s mind” philosophy in each student.
Fri, Dec 12, 2014, 11:57pm
After two discussions on recent grand jury decisions this week, students criticized the lag time between the start of the national protests and Columbia’s response to the issue.
Valentini posted, then removed image relating to deaths of Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Joshua Villa, CC ’18, on his Facebook profile
Tue, Dec 9, 2014, 1:35am
Columbia College Dean James Valentini said he was not aware of the images posted to his Facebook page when reached for comment early Tuesday morning.
Fri, Dec 5, 2014, 6:37pm
Thoughts in light of the death of Joshua Villa, CC ’18 on the way we value ourselves and each other.
Fri, Nov 14, 2014, 7:19pm
Columbia College Dean James Valentini and School of Engineering and Applied Science Dean Mary Boyce said in an email on Friday that they expect students will get to meet a few candidates for the dean of undergraduate student life in early December.
Thu, Oct 2, 2014, 6:02am
Emma Sulkowicz’s parents challenge Columbia’s sexual assault policy and the treatment of their daughter during the adjudication process.
Sun, Sep 21, 2014, 7:28pm
Douglas Kessel asks us to look at administrators as humans, for their failures and successes.
Responding to faculty pressure, Bollinger establishes Faculty of Arts and Sciences fundraising campaign
Thu, Jul 24, 2014, 6:06pm
A new fundraising campaign is in the works to raise money for Columbia’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences after faculty members appealed to University President Lee Bollinger in May to address growing concerns about financial constraints.
Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:09pm
At his speech during Columbia College Class Day on Tuesday, Dan Futterman, CC ’89, said that graduating from Columbia came with both privilege and responsibility.
Sun, May 11, 2014, 1:51pm
The Office of Student Affairs will be restructured next year, after administrators stopped a national search to find a new dean of Student Affairs this semester.