Senior profile

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.

Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:44pm

Ryan Kendall, GS ’14, rose to national prominence in January 2010, when he testified in court against California’s Proposition 8 as proof that sexual orientation was not a choice.

Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:42pm

Midfielder Paige Cuscovitch put together an impressive career during her time at Columbia.

Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:40pm

This spring, Tanay Jaipuria started Tea With Tanay, a website where friends and strangers can sign up for 30 minutes of tea-fueled conversation with Jaipuria.

Tue, May 20, 2014, 5:35pm

Miriam Gleckman, who completed a joint major in human rights and women’s, gender, and sexuality studies, has worked with nonprofits and politicians on issues ranging from women’s rights to environmentalism.