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.
Wed, Jan 29, 2014, 3:38am
Continuing concerns about unfair workloads for course assistants, under-compensation, and the state of the budget at Teachers College in the wake of a $300 million fundraising initiative have some students seeking their own answers to their complaints.
Fri, Nov 9, 2012, 2:22am
Administrators believe a 2010 study that showed pay disparities among Columbia researchers is outdated, and are conducting a new study before modifying existing conditions.
Wed, Oct 3, 2012, 3:47am
A newly formed student group is supporting the Barnard workers, whose contract expired in May and whose temporary contract will expire Oct. 9.
Fri, Sep 21, 2012, 12:19pm
It was a typical week for Columbia and the neighborhood, with controversies, confusion, and committees dominating the headlines. Here’s the News Desk's quick recap of all the stories you might have missed: There were a lot of students and staffers unhappy with the University this week—students...
Thu, Sep 20, 2012, 3:21am
According to members of Local 21110, Barnard has proposed freezing wages for three years, reducing retirement benefits, and increasing employees’ pension contributions.
Fri, Dec 9, 2011, 3:56am
Teachers College TAs have expressed frustration that their pay is significantly lower than that of Columbia TAs—who are typically paid about $5,000 per class—even though they say they do just as much work.
Sat, Nov 19, 2011, 5:38pm
Deputy News Editor Sammy Roth’s article this week on faculty salaries explained how Columbia professors in nine major departments receive less money than their peers at other Ivies, raising concerns about the overall quality of life of faculty members. Taken into consideration with recent disputes...
Sun, Nov 13, 2011, 7:59pm
Career choices should be dependent on passion, not salary.
Sun, Nov 14, 2010, 7:16pm
The two-year-old federal tax returns are finally in! And they show our white-maned leader leading the Ivy League in total dollar bills collected per annum with $1.75 million! Yale's Richard Levin came in second with $1.53 million, while Penn's Amy Guttman took the bronze with $1.37 million.