New York City

Mon, Dec 5, 2016, 11:05pm
Urban Studies courses at Columbia provides students with interactive learning and local case studies. While New York may be an ideal place to take Urban Studies, focusing on New York alone can be myopic. The Barnard College Urban Studies Department balances learning from New York and looking...
Thu, Nov 3, 2016, 9:56pm
Columbia ought to educate students more on the culture and logistics of New York City.
Tue, Oct 25, 2016, 9:06pm
A student at the School of General Studies recounts his move from homelessness in India to life in New York City.
Mon, Sep 19, 2016, 11:01pm
It is important to take advantage of the city to free yourself from the mundane.
Wed, Mar 30, 2016, 1:28pm
In an attempt to show you places you would never find tourists in, I’m writing this series to bring the hidden treasures of New York to light and make sure that you can carry your own whenever you find yourself-- and you will -- bantering with any native New Yorker about anything ranging fr
Fri, Feb 12, 2016, 9:00am
Looking for some fun things to do this weekend? Spectrum has compiled a list of exciting events and places to go this Valentine’s Day weekend.
Fri, Dec 4, 2015, 1:00pm
With Thanksgiving in the rear-view mirror, the winter holiday season is finally here!
Mon, Feb 23, 2015, 12:06am
The conversation surrounding gentrification needs more nuance to be effective.  
Thu, Feb 19, 2015, 10:14pm
Standardized testing for New York City students is a good idea; it helps the state evaluate how well its students are acquiring and applying the critical thinking skills necessary to earn a job in a competitive market.
Mon, Feb 9, 2015, 12:49am
Recognizing the consequences of global warming is essential to the present and future management of New York City.