Tue, May 19, 2015, 2:23pm
Though Bishoy Ameen felt academically unprepared when he came to Columbia, he has thrived as a student and leader, studying philosophy on the pre-med track and serving as president of the Interfraternity Council and the Orthodox Christian Fellowship.
Tue, May 19, 2015, 2:18pm
Haris Durrani, an applied physics major, a Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies concentrator, and a published writer, wants to go into space law.
Tue, May 19, 2015, 2:13pm
Between working at the Intercultural Resource Center and drafting curriculum for high schoolers in the Bronx, Érida Tosini-Corea, CC ’15, has devoted her four years at Columbia to facilitating dialogue on issues affecting women of color—both on campus and in the city.
Tue, May 19, 2015, 2:08pm
Thornton—an African-American studies major from Durham, North Carolina, who hopes to become a professor—co-founded Students Against Mass Incarceration while at Columbia.
Tue, May 20, 2014, 6:01pm
Despite an inauspicious first two years, John Gregorek will leave Columbia as an All-American and Ivy champion.
Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:59pm
At Columbia, Wendy Sun’s desire to empower women engineers took shape when she founded Engineering Exploration Experience in her first year.
Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:55pm
Gerardo Romo was the first student ever to come to Columbia from his high school in Perris, California, where he recalled feeling lonely as one of only a few out students at his school of 3,000.
Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:52pm
“Making change from within an institution like Columbia is messy and compromised,” Lulu Mickelson said. “But as students, we are in a unique position to impact University policy.”
Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:51pm
Michelle Piyapattra is ready to turn pro after an impressive four years as a Lion.
Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:48pm
Sam Marc founded the Governing Board at Barnard in 2013, which oversees and helps fund all Barnard student organizations.