Olympics

Thu, Feb 13, 2014, 7:50pm
What can the 2014 Olympics tell us about the gender gap in our lives at Columbia?
Thu, Jan 30, 2014, 12:14am
You probably know that Sasha Cohen is an accomplished figure skater, but do you know that she is also a student at Columbia?
Mon, Feb 4, 2013, 10:33pm
Four years ago, Reyna Pacheco, CC '16, almost dropped out of high school. In December, she traveled to Switzerland with other members of the squash community to lobby for the sport's inclusion in the 2020 Olympics.
Sat, Aug 4, 2012, 1:28am
Over the first week of the 2012 Olympics, current and former Lions saw mixed success.
Thu, Jul 26, 2012, 11:30pm
Of the more than 10,000 Olympic athletes, 11 current and former Lions will be participating in the Games, among them five fencers, the Dominican flag bearer, and the first person from Croatia to qualify for the marathon.
Wed, Feb 15, 2012, 11:20pm
With Light Blue fencers representing their countries at national tournaments and Olympic trials, they often have to sacrifice competing in the Ivy League Championships.
Thu, Feb 2, 2012, 12:45am
Wrestling assistant coach Adam Hall qualified for 2012 Olympic team trials after overcoming injuries throughout his career.
Tue, Feb 23, 2010, 7:20pm
Just as the skating rink invites a unique type of nationalism where a collective force is entirely invested in a represented individual, our families at home root for our success in college and employment.
Mon, Sep 1, 2008, 11:47pm
The fencing program at Columbia is perennially one of the best in the country, but during the Olympics, two former Columbia fencers—James Williams, CC ’07, and Erinn Smart, BC ’01—proved that they are among the greatest in the world as they earned Olympic medals.
Sun, Aug 17, 2008, 10:24pm
The fencing program at Columbia is perennially one of the best in the country, but in the past few days, two former Columbia fencers—James Williams, CC '07, and Erinn Smart, BC '01—proved that they are among the greatest in the world as they earned Olympic medals.