Tue, Apr 15, 2014, 1:07am
Christopher Poole, the founder of 4chan, delivered an informal talk on Monday evening in Lerner Hall, in which he candidly chatted about the popular image board, addressed concerns about anonymity, and fielded questions about startup businesses.
Fri, Apr 11, 2014, 2:08am
Columbia alumni who have founded startups will now have more than just their degrees in common. Starting in June, they will be sharing office space downtown in the new Columbia Startup Lab.
Thu, Apr 10, 2014, 12:52pm
The weekend is upon us, but before you mark your calendars for Bacchanal pregames (which one to attend? The struggle is real), or make alternative plans (a quick trip to Penn's Spring Fling perhaps?), read this week's issue of The Eye.
Wed, Apr 9, 2014, 11:27pm
A programmer lies curled in a ball on the floor of a public bathroom, feverishly repeating, “I’m making the world a better place.”
Fri, Mar 28, 2014, 4:57am
Aditya Naganath, SEAS ’15, Christopher So, SEAS ’15, and Parthiban Loganathan, SEAS ’16, are three of 52 engineering students selected nationwide for KPCB’s Summer Fellows Program, to help startups with software development.
Fri, Mar 7, 2014, 10:43am
Good morning, Columbia! It's looking to be a cloudy day with a high of 38 degrees. That's about as excited as we can get about the weather. Here's your daily dose of morning news: In Columbia news: The president of Planned Parenthood is expected to be the Barnard Class of 2014 commencement speaker...
Tue, Dec 3, 2013, 9:01pm
A host of new pharmaceutical, medical, and biotech companies are at work in West Harlem in a new shared office space started by Columbia biomedical engineering professor Sam Sia.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013, 9:02pm
A lot of smart people are questioning the value of a college education, especially for students interested in entrepreneurship. But after a year of working, I realized that there are a lot of advantages to having gone to college that I was giving up.
Fri, Sep 6, 2013, 2:00am
Local developers are working to retrofit the old factories, including the former Taystee Bakery, into buildings for high-tech start-ups and non-profits, just blocks from Columbia’s new Manhattanville campus.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013, 8:54pm
Last week I posted the first interview in the "You in a Few" series. (There'll be a few more before the semester ends.) I'm a tech guy, so naturally my first interviewee was a startup founder. I spoke with Jared Hecht, CC '09, who dropped a Teach for America offer at the last minute to work for...